El Estoque

Can’t Stop the Feeling: Bhangra dancers prepare for their final performance

Can’t Stop the Feeling: Bhangra dancers prepare for their final performance

Shriya Deshpande

May 31, 2017


Filed under GIFs, Multimedia

ne team, one practice every Friday, one final performance for the school year: as the Bhangra team prepares to spring into their performances, they receive a final word of advice and a wealth of encouragement from team captains who have since graduated MVHS.   In one of their final practices, Bha...

Back at it

Back at it

Akshara Majjiga

March 8, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Fall Sports, SPORTS, Sports Features, Spring Sports, Swimming & Diving, Water Polo

en years ago, when JV baseball coach Shawn Voigt graduated from MVHS with the class of 2007, things were different. Without the internet, Voigt found it difficult to develop his skills and opinions with limited access to contrasting perspectives. But, 2015 JV water polo and swim coach Jennifer Liu, who...

MVHS alumnus hosts summer rugby sessions

MVHS alumnus hosts summer rugby sessions

Om Khandekar

August 22, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Digital, Sports Smarts

For Bay Area residents who have never seen or played rugby before, that may change a lot sooner than many of them would expect. During the summer, MVHS class of 2016 alumnus Eric Crouch began bringing the European game to Cupertino by hosting free rugby sessions on the MVHS football field. Crouch pro...

MVHS alumni discuss community college

MVHS alumni discuss community college

Tal Marom

November 4, 2015


Filed under Briefs, Commentary, Featured, OPINION

s seniors work on their college applications, they start weighing their options: public universities, out-of-state privates, military colleges. But what about community college? We can all attest to the negative reputation that community college has on our campus, even though 16 percent of college-bo...

Alumni join Occupy movement on UC campuses

Alumni join Occupy movement on UC campuses

Akshay Agrawal

December 5, 2011


Filed under NEWS

It is 2 a.m. on Nov. 15, and class of 2010 alumna Summayah Naguib and UC Berkeley sophomore is just one of the thousands of students occupying the Sproul Plaza at UC Berkeley in protest of the proposed eight to 16 percent hike in annual UC tuition fees. She sees some students shivering, covered in...

Clash of ages

Clash of ages

Patrick Mi

December 3, 2009


Filed under Game Reviews

Heading into the preseason, varsity boys basketball faces off against alumni  Read More »...

Clash of ages

Clash of ages

Patrick Mi

December 2, 2009


Filed under SPORTS

Heading into the preseason, varsity boys basketball faces off against alumni   Read More »...

Tough work pays off

Tough work pays off

Emily Vu

December 2, 2009


Filed under Game Reviews

Varsity girl's basketball team defeated alumni players 44-19 Read More »...