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Boys soccer: Smooth victory for Matadors over Milpitas High School

Boys soccer: Smooth victory for Matadors over Milpitas High School

Alaina Lui

February 12, 2013

The Matadors defeated the Trojans in a close game on Feb. 1 at home. The first half was a close battle between the two teams, with the Matadors scoring a goal in the closing minute to come out on top 2 to 1. The Matadors picked up their offensive game in the second half to put in another goal. “We had a really good solid game. Defense did pretty well...

Video: Highlighter Rally held on Feb. 8

Video: Highlighter Rally held on Feb. 8

Mihir Patil

February 10, 2013

  Throughout the week of Feb. 4, leadership held events such as the Bull Factor talent show and MV MOMA (Museum Of Modern Art) to showcase the unique talents of MVHS students. The activities featured student artwork, design, dance and music by performers from all grade levels. Students were a...

Boys soccer: Matadors hand Firebirds first loss of the season

Boys soccer: Matadors hand Firebirds first loss of the season

Atharva Fulay

January 27, 2013

The Matadors faced off against the Fremont Firebirds, the last undefeated team in the league on Jan. 25. After a quick start and crisp passes, the Matadors were able to fend off any early goals by the Firebirds. In the second half, MVHS played aggressively and was able to get a goal to take the lead...

Boys soccer: Game ends on two goals in stoppage time

Boys soccer: Game ends on two goals in stoppage time

Atharva Fulay

December 16, 2012

The Matadors lost the match 1-2. The Matadors faced off against the Santa Teresa High School Saints on Dec. 12 at home. The team had not practiced on Thursday because the campus was closed due to the bomb threat. “It may have taken away the intensity that we usually have during practice,” ...

Boys soccer: Matadors add third shutout to the season

Boys soccer: Matadors add third shutout to the season

Yaamini Venkataraman

January 22, 2012

Four league games into the season, the Matadors have had resounding wins over most of their opponents. Even though they faced a disappointing 1-0 loss against Los Gatos, that one point is the only point scored against MVHS so far in the season. They added another win on Jan. 20 to their record by defeating Fremont 2-0. The...