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Field hockey: Team starts their season strong with a win against Lynbrook HS

Field hockey: Team starts their season strong with a win against Lynbrook HS

Aditi Gnanasekar

September 18, 2017


Filed under Field Hockey, Game Reviews, SPORTS

econds before the referee blew the whistle, senior captains Devin Pereira and Sara Nordby yelled, “Start strong!” The players felt a mix of emotions before the start of the game. Some, like Pereira, were nervous, for they hadn’t played the Lynbrook HS team during the preseason and did not know what ...

Reviving the legend

Reviving the legend

Karen Ma

September 13, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

rom its release in 2009, League of Legends has been received remarkably well across the globe and, by July 2012, even broke the record in North America and Europe for most amount of hours played of any PC game. The multiplayer online game by Riot Games manifested itself into a club at MVHS in 2014, than...

Girls volleyball: Final home game of season brings memories back to senior class

Girls volleyball: Final home game of season brings memories back to senior class

Bhargava Matta

November 8, 2016


Filed under SPORTS

 This line was said in the midst of the celebrations on senior night, a sentiment shared by all the members of the team. efore the players took to the court, they stood silently in the gym listening to emotional speeches to seniors from team members. This was a night to remember for seniors, their final game with t...

Football: MVHS loses a close game to Palo Alto High School at 35-41

Football: MVHS loses a close game to Palo Alto High School at 35-41

Malini Ramaiyer

October 18, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, SPORTS, Sports

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Boys soccer: Senior night ends in loss to Santa Clara 1-2

Boys soccer: Senior night ends in loss to Santa Clara 1-2

Rachel Lu

February 14, 2012


Filed under Boys Soccer, Game Reviews, SPORTS, Winter Sports

The Matadors (6-3-2) had a lot on the line on their senior night game. This was the game to give it their all — not just because this was the seniors‘ last home game, but they were close behind second place Santa Clara High School (7-1-2) in the El Camino League. For the seniors and for a chance at CCS, the...

Boys soccer: Last minute magic leads to 1-1 tie

Boys soccer: Last minute magic leads to 1-1 tie

Rachel Lu

February 5, 2012


Filed under Boys Soccer, Game Reviews, SPORTS, Winter Sports

Los Gatos has been having a strong season with seven wins in seven league games. A perfect 7-0-0 record, Los Gatos was looking to add on another win to their perfect record on Feb. 1. The Matadors had other plans.Down 0-1 with one minute left in the game, senior Clayton Pugh had one final ...

Boys soccer: Matadors shut out Lynbrook Vikings 4-0

Boys soccer: Matadors shut out Lynbrook Vikings 4-0

Rachel Lu

January 8, 2012


Filed under Boys Soccer, Game Reviews, SPORTS, Winter Sports

All teams want a strong start. After a strong preseason, the Matadors surged into the first two games of the season, scoring eleven goals total, and shutting out the other team.The Matadors started the season off with a 2-0 record after their 7-0 rout of Cupertino High School in their first league...

Girls basketball: Matadors fall to Cougars after early lead

Girls basketball: Matadors fall to Cougars after early lead

Rachel Lu

December 10, 2011


Filed under Game Reviews, Girls Basketball, SPORTS, Winter Sports

Coming off a strong win against Yerba Buena, the Matadors went up against the Newark Memorial High School Cougars in round two of the Monta Vista Invitational Tournament. The Cougars had beaten the Matadors just a few days earlier, but came back to beat them again 27-38 on Dec. 9. The stellar defense and strong drives to ...

Football routs the Pioneers in annual ‘Helmet game’

Football routs the Pioneers in annual ‘Helmet game’

Dickson Tsai

October 28, 2010


Filed under Game Reviews

The Matadors capitalize on early CHS errors to win 27-6 Read More »...

Football routs the Pioneers in annual ‘Helmet game’

Football routs the Pioneers in annual ‘Helmet game’

Dickson Tsai

October 28, 2010


Filed under Top Headlines

The Matadors capitalize on early CHS errors to win 27-6 Read More »...

Football routs the Pioneers in annual ‘Helmet game’

Football routs the Pioneers in annual ‘Helmet game’

Dickson Tsai

October 28, 2010


Filed under Top Headlines

The Matadors capitalize on early CHS errors to win 27-6 Read More »...

Powderpuff regulations benefit athletes

Powderpuff regulations benefit athletes

Edward Wang

October 14, 2010


Filed under OPINION

  Class tensions, injuries result from lax regulations Read More »...