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Matador of the Week: Surya Kumaraguru

Matador of the Week: Surya Kumaraguru

Alina Abidi

April 12, 2014

Though sophomore Surya Kumaraguru was recently pulled up to varsity, his walk-off single and strong pitching contributed to the Matador’s first league win against Milpitas High School on April 7. Kumaraguru started playing baseball at age five for a farm team, and despite not playing well at first, he improved and eventually played for t...

Baseball: Mv vs Milpitas live radio broadcast

Amol Pande

April 8, 2014

The Matadors Travel to Milpitas to play the Trojans in the second game of the series. ElEstoqueSports is on Mixlr The game starts at 4pm 4/9/14....

Baseball: Matadors beat Milpitas High School 5-6 in first league win

Amol Pande

April 8, 2014

Complete team effort and strong pitching by the Matadors leads to their win over league leader Milpitas High School. The radio broadcast of the game is available here: http://mixlr.com/elestoquesports/showreel/monta-vista-baseball-against-mhs/            1st 2nd     3rd     4th      5th      6...

Monta Vista Baseball has a 2-0 loss to Cupertino

Amol Pande

March 31, 2014

The Monta Vista Baseball team played the Cupertino Pioneers in a home conference game on 3/25/14 The next game is April 1,2014 against Lynbrook high school on the lower field...

Class of 2013: The Senior Games

Class of 2013: The Senior Games

Mihir Patil

May 28, 2013

The Senior Games from El Estoque on Vimeo.

Baseball CCS: Lancers throw perfect game to end Matador season

Baseball CCS: Lancers throw perfect game to end Matador season

Cynthia Mao

May 21, 2013

St. Francis senior Michael Strem allows no hits to give Matadors 0-2 loss. Read More »...

Sports podcast: Week 1

Sports podcast: Week 1

Carissa Chan

January 11, 2013

Join sports editors Carissa Chan and Atharva Fulay for a two-minute recap of the week of Jan. 7. Read More »

Together on home plate

Together on home plate

Smitha Gundavajhala

November 3, 2012

When the Giants won—or rather, swept—the World Series on Oct. 28 after 10 emotional innings, the Internet exploded with a multitude of responses, from exultation to condemnation. But far more noteworthy was the reaction of MVHS students. For a while, students cared about something more than thems...

Baseball: Matadors rally with two runs in seventh to edge Cupertino 5-4

Baseball: Matadors rally with two runs in seventh to edge Cupertino 5-4

Emma Courtright

May 7, 2012

Facing an early deficit, the Matadors had to keep chipping into Cupertino’s lead the rest of the game. But after loading the bases three times in the last three innings, the Matadors finally found their relief — a big payday in senior Joey Shepard’s two RBI, opposite field hit. The Matadors (9-12-1, 6-5-0) came back with five unanswe...

Baseball: Vikings extra-inning tally too much for Matadors

Baseball: Vikings extra-inning tally too much for Matadors

Kevin Guo

March 26, 2012

It took eight innings to do it, but the Vikings (3-6) were able to edge out the Matadors (5-5) 6-5 after tying the game in the sixth inning. The Matadors had a strong start, but were unable to create any more offense until the fifth inning. The two teams played evenly, sending the game into extra-innings during which Lynbrook...

Varsity baseball team unrepresentative of school demographics

Varsity baseball team unrepresentative of school demographics

Tina Hsu

April 8, 2011

Asian minority argues that lack of cultural variety within team is offset by sportsmanship. Read More »...

A giant victory

A giant victory

Neha Simon

November 5, 2010

Bay Area celebrates the Giants' victory on Nov. 3 on Market Street, San Francisco Read More »...