El Estoque

MVHS defeats Harker HS to secure their second straight NorCal Championship

Photo by Roshan Fernandez

Keshav Taneja, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

This was a situation of unfamiliarity for the Matadors. After sweeping through the CCS playoffs, the NorCal quarter and semifinals — the Matadors found themselves in a vulnerable position after being down a set early . On May 19, the Matadors faced the Harker Eagles, a team that finished the league...

Girls Tennis: 2011 CCS champions by narrow win

Girls Tennis: 2011 CCS champions by narrow win

Rachel Lu

November 17, 2011

The game hit a stalemate with MVHS and Saratoga tied 9-9 in the total team score count. The final score had to come down to the individual games played in each set, pushing MVHS over Saratoga by a tally of 79-73 in the November 16 CCS Championships. It took four hours of the toughest competition in the league bef...

Brothers win Super Smash Bros Melee Tournament

Brothers win Super Smash Bros Melee Tournament

Nona Penner

October 28, 2011

This week, the Student Center was home to gamers. Clusters of people congregated around television sets, watching familiar Nintendo characters battle. The third annual Super Smash Bros Tournament lasted from Oct. 24 to Oct. 28 and involved a total of 32 paired teams competing in a double elimination br...