El Estoque

Making the right call

Making the right call

Brian Xu

February 6, 2019


Filed under From the magazine, OPINION

A sharp, throbbing fire pulses through your arm, flowing down past the elbow and swelling at the wrist. The crowd of people fades into the background, the soccer game long forgotten as a silent scream works its way up your throat. Peering down nervously, you examine your hand, flexing your fingers back ...

Analyzing the benefits and drawbacks of weight training

Analyzing the benefits and drawbacks of weight training

Roshan Fernandez

September 30, 2016


Filed under Briefs

Physical education teacher Jeffrey Thomas sees one defining factor in weight training — its impact on someone’s body. “You can really metamorphosize both how you look and how you feel about yourself,” Thomas said. “Unlike the other PE classes, you can see the visible results of your work ...

Weekend Warriors: Picking up soccer at an older age

Weekend Warriors: Picking up soccer at an older age

Roshan Fernandez

August 29, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Features, Weekend Warrior

As 5:30 p.m rolled around on Saturday, 53-year-old Henry Wu stepped onto the upper field at Kennedy Middle School. He did not come wearing a uniform or with regulation mandated equipment. Instead, he brought a smile, some soccer balls and a bag full of jokes for whenever he got crossed up by his friends. Wu c...

Power of the heat

Power of the heat

Tiffany Lau

May 19, 2010


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

Girl friends join together in a heat yoga class   Read More »...