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Girls Volleyball: The Matadors narrowly lose to Gunn HS in a tight five set match

Junior Carina Johnson hopes to score and take the lead against Gunn HS in the fifth set. Photo by Justine Ha
With the final score of 3-2, the Matadors lose their eighth game of the league season
October 12, 2019

ollowing a previous 3-0 loss to Palo Alto HS, the MVHS girls volleyball team was hoping to finally climb up the ranks in the league leaderboard with its game against Gunn HS on Oct. 10. Although it was...

“Isle of Dogs” is pawsitively enjoyable

(From L-R): Bryan Cranston as
March 31, 2018

etails, as in most Wes Anderson films, aren't ignored in "Isle of Dogs” — the Oscar-nominated director's whimsical second attempt at a feature-length stop motion film. The film features all elements...

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL CCS: Offense comes up big in 3-1 victory

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL CCS: Offense comes up big in 3-1 victory
November 9, 2012

Team goal not accomplished yet The Matadors set the tone from the beginning. They started quicker than usual, forcing seed No. 7 Santa Teresa High School to make unforced errors while strong serving...

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Offensive struggles lead to three consecutive home losses

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Offensive struggles lead to three consecutive home losses
October 24, 2012

Palo Alto beats the Matadors 3-0 The defense of the MVHS girls volleyball team broke down once again against Palo Alto High School on Oct. 16 due to its inconsistent offense. The cycle goes something...

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Lack of communication results in 0-3 loss

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Lack of communication results in 0-3 loss
October 22, 2012

Weak defense against Mountain View leads to straight loss Since the gymnasium was being used for rally set up, the girls volleyball team relocated to play in the Field House against Mountain View High...

Faulty defense leads to 1-3 loss against Homestead

Freshmen Sydney Howard serves the ball on Sept. 18. When the Matadors played against the Mustangs, they lost 1-3. Photo by Margaret Lin.
September 25, 2012

                          Despite a dramatic increase in confidence from the outcome of the...

Girls varsity volleyball wins first playoff game 3-0

Girls varsity volleyball wins first playoff game 3-0
November 12, 2010

Video highlights of the Matadors' win over Watsonville High School in straight sets Nov. 10: Varsity girls volleyball wins first CCS game 3-0 from El Estoque on Vimeo. The Matadors...

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