The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Sophomore Tvisha Jain dribbles the ball up the right side of the field before passing the ball upfield.

Varsity Field Hockey defeats Wilcox High School 3-0

Krish Dev and Alyssa Yang September 17, 2022

  Varsity Field Hockey defeated Wilcox High School 3-0 on Sept. 14 during its official first league game at home. MVHS maintained a strong offense throughout the game. After junior Zoe ​​Handelsman...

Senior Lauren Lee breaks away from the defender to lead a counter attack against Willow Glen HS. Photo by Kamyar Moradi

Field hockey: Team loses first game against Willow Glen HS

Tabitha Mendez and Kamyar Moradi September 2, 2019

The MVHS Varsity Field Hockey team ended the first game of the season with a 4-0 loss. The game was expected to be difficult considering that Willow Glen HS qualified for Central Coast Section (CCS) the...

Co-captain senior Amelia Strom attempts to steal the ball during the Lady Mats’ game against Saint Francis High School on Sept. 5. Strom later suffered a leg injury, but walked off the field without assistance. Photo by Ashish Samaddar.

Strong defense highlights first field hockey game

Nathan Desai September 5, 2013

MVHS loses its first game of the season against Saint Francis High School. After barely missing CCS last season, the MVHS field hockey team believed that it could meet, if not exceed, its performance...

Field hockey: 2-0 victory over Lynbrook at senior game

Field hockey: 2-0 victory over Lynbrook at senior game

Jacob Lui October 28, 2011

At the last home game of the season on Oct. 27, the Lady Mats continued their victory streak from Tuesday’s win against Del Mar to defeat the Lynbrook Vikings 2-0, bringing the varsity girls...

For parents, academics outweigh sports

For parents, academics outweigh sports

Sara Yang October 25, 2010

Parents pressure students to quit sports in light of academic load     This project relates to content in the Oct. 20 El Estoque Print issue.     Varsity basketball tryouts were only...

Three goals and a win for Jamba Juice

Three goals and a win for Jamba Juice

Eric Wong October 6, 2009

Varsity field hockey picks up its first win with a dominating performance over Willow Glen, winning 3-0 A win is a win, but it can be twice as sweet if the coach promises the team Jamba Juice. ...

Varsity girls field hockey loses to Willow Glen

Varsity girls field hockey loses to Willow Glen

Christian Fatoohi November 21, 2008

Varsity girls field hockey played Willow Glen on Nov. 6 and lost 6-2. After the game, the Matadors were celebrating, but they hadn’t won. This was more than just a game, though. It was the last...

The goals of the field hockey team

Christian Fatoohi September 26, 2008

Despite being very competitive, having made it to the CCS Playoffs last year, the MVHS varsity Girls Field Hockey team still has a lot of fun. They work hard, play hard, and then even find time to get...

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