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El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Water polo CCS: Matadors unable to hold lead against Serra

Water polo CCS: Matadors unable to hold lead against Serra

Elvin Wong November 8, 2011
Matadors lose 9-10 in the first round of CCS after a rough fourth period
Offense struggles in 8-14 loss to Los Altos

Offense struggles in 8-14 loss to Los Altos

Carissa Chan October 20, 2011
Defense weakens, offense falters while facing strongest team in league
Water Polo: Matadors fall 9-10 to Palo Alto in overtime

Water Polo: Matadors fall 9-10 to Palo Alto in overtime

Carissa Chan September 22, 2011
Players are unable to carry late comeback into overtime play
Junior Dmitriy Evert tries to score in the game against Mountain View but can’t find a hole in the defense. Photo by Carissa Chan.

Water Polo: Matadors end tournament with a win and a loss

Carissa Chan September 12, 2011
After 11-12 loss to Mountain View, Matadors retaliate with 7-4 win against Valley Christian
Junior Aditya Iyer backhands a shot past the El Diamante goalie in the fourth period to score one of the team’s sixteen goals. Photo by Carissa Chan.

Water Polo: Offense leads to 16-11 win against El Diamante

Carissa Chan September 9, 2011
First three games of annual tournament set standard of improvement for upcoming season
Senior Cameron Yates throws the ball past a Pioneer player to score one of his five goals. Photo by Carissa Chan.

Water polo wins scrimmage 15-6 against Pioneer High School

Carissa Chan August 31, 2011
Goals from veterans help secure win, gives team insight on upcoming season
Senior Peter Wells performs a drill during an after school practice on August 25. Coach Ed Samuels used drills such as these to improve the players’ speed, ball-handling techniques and reaction times. Photo by Carissa Chan.

Boys water polo sets high expectations with new coach

Carissa Chan August 26, 2011
Team takes different approach to game, seeks another successful season
Former Olympians share 30 years of water polo experience in 6 hours

Former Olympians share 30 years of water polo experience in 6 hours

Scott Hyon September 6, 2010

Varsity boys water polo players improve their game through half-day clinic with older, more experienced team   In preparation for another grueling season, the varsity boys water polo...

Upsetting end to SCVAL tournament

Upsetting end to SCVAL tournament

Emily Vu November 10, 2009

Varsity Boys Water polo lost to the Mustangs 11-10 by a heartbreaking last second goal in overtime After a tough loss to Gunn the night before, the boys were determined to end the season with a win...

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