El Estoque

Girls soccer: Win increases streak to four

Girls soccer: Win increases streak to four

Atharva Fulay

December 16, 2012

The girls soccer team won with a score of 1-0 against Sobrato High School on Dec. 8 at home due to dominant possession of the ball. The Matadors were also short of players, having only 14 instead of the regular 19 due to sickness, injury and schedule conflicts on the Saturday morning match. ...

Girls soccer: Matadors take 3-0 win over Leigh High School

Girls soccer: Matadors take 3-0 win over Leigh High School

Joyce Varma

December 9, 2012

The Lady Mats played Leigh High School on Dec. 6 and secured another home victory with a final score of 3-0. Improved communication and anticipation of the ball helped MVHS score three goals and intercept countless passes from the Longhorns. The Matadors scored their first goal near the middle of the...

Girls soccer: 1-0 victory secured in final offensive push

Girls soccer: 1-0 victory secured in final offensive push

Alexandria Poh

December 5, 2012

Matadors defeat the Fremont Firebirds with improved communication. Read More »...

Girls soccer: Last minute goal results in 1-0 victory

Girls soccer: Last minute goal results in 1-0 victory

Karen Feng

November 30, 2012

Matadors win first home game despite inconsistency. Read More »

GIRLS SOCCER: Preseason opener ends in 1-1 tie

GIRLS SOCCER: Preseason opener ends in 1-1 tie

Soumya Kurnool

November 28, 2012

Matadors overcome communication problems in first half to tie Scotts Valley High School Read More »...

PHOTO GALLERY: Communications hosts car show on May 4

PHOTO GALLERY: Communications hosts car show on May 4

Lisa Zhang

May 6, 2012

On May 4, the MVHS Communications Commission held their annual car show in the rally court during lunchtime. Students were allowed to cast votes for the cars in three categories: Best in Show, Most Green and Most Character. Votes were tallied at the end of lunch. Senior Varun Jain won Best in Show, senior Eric Hu won the Most Green, and senior Hannah Debaets won the Most Character category. Each of the winners was awarded a $50 d...

Girls soccer CCS: Matadors end season against Carlmont

Girls soccer CCS: Matadors end season against Carlmont

Yaamini Venkataraman

February 27, 2012

The Lady Matadors stepped out of their characteristically warm and breezy playing environment into the bitter wind in Pacifica at Terra Nova High School on Saturday Feb. 25. Despite the change, the Matadors proved that no difference in weather could affect their ambitious winning spirit. Goin...

Girls soccer CCS: Matadors clinch 1-0 victory in playoffs

Girls soccer CCS: Matadors clinch 1-0 victory in playoffs

Yaamini Venkataraman

February 23, 2012

The Lady Mats (11-4-6) played their way into the CCS quarterfinals after a 1-0 win against Lincoln High School (11-5-0) on Feb. 21. The game marks the team’s fifth shutout in a row, and its ninth straight undefeated game (6-0-3). Despite passive play with one-touches and ineffective passing in t...

Girls soccer: Mountain View game brings second tie in a row

Girls soccer: Mountain View game brings second tie in a row

Yaamini Venkataraman

February 9, 2012

With CCS playoffs drawing closer, the Matadors faced Mountain View High School, the top-ranked team in the league, on Feb. 8. Mountain View had beaten MVHS in CCS last year in the quarterfinals. “I’d love to knock them out of first place,” assistant coach Greg Wendschlag said to the gir...

Girls soccer: Matadors clutch solid 2-0 victory against Gunn

Girls soccer: Matadors clutch solid 2-0 victory against Gunn

Yaamini Venkataraman

January 26, 2012

The Lady Matadors (1-2-2) challenged Gunn High School (1-2-2) on Jan. 20 at Homestead High School, and won 2-0. Great teamwork and passes helped the Matadors to score the two crucial goals needed to battle well and make a great tackle. “We played as a team,” assistant coach Greg Wendsc...