El Estoque

Defining Success

Defining Success

Rucha Soman and Sophia Chen

September 27, 2019

In every sport, there are winners and losers. Those who compete usually have to score the most for their team in order to prove which competitor, or competitors, are the victors. However, some people view competition differently. As a member of the field hockey team, which has suffered more losses t...

Flying Solo: Senior Meg Niu represents MVHS golf at CCS

Flying Solo: Senior Meg Niu represents MVHS golf at CCS

Aditya Dash

November 13, 2017

t age seven, Meg Niu could be spotted next to her father on the  golf course holding her very own set of plastic golf clubs and pretending to be a golfer like her dad. She loved to play around with the clubs and swing at the ball, pretending to be a professional. With a passion to get better, Niu commit...

Girls golf: Team loses tight game against Lynbrook HS

Girls golf: Team loses tight game against Lynbrook HS

Roshan Fernandez

September 30, 2017

ilence spreads throughout the course and the only sounds are the whispers of onlookers and the squeaking of wheels from carts and bags making their way across the manicured grass. Streaks of lavender, cream, white and dark blue can be seen in the distance making their way across the course, pushing the...

A look back: Girls golf’s trip to CCS

A look back: Girls golf’s trip to CCS

Akshara Majjiga

December 9, 2016

he first incongruity that both sophomore Tiffany Chen and junior Meg Niu noticed when they arrived in Rancho Cañada East Course in Carmel early in the morning on Nov. 1 was the giant scoreboard above the course. The board was adorned with papers with different names and scores, and it was much larger ...

MVHS Varsity Golf Team: Team bonding with practice

MVHS Varsity Golf Team: Team bonding with practice

Akshara Majjiga

September 13, 2016

They sit at a secluded bench, waiting for the rest of their team to arrive. It’s hidden in the shade of a building right in front of Blackberry Farm, where people of all ages are playing golf on the green. They laugh, wonder where the rest of their team is and greet them as they come one by one. T...

Sports shorts

Sports shorts

Carissa Chan

November 18, 2012

An eight-sport recap of the fall season Read More »

GIRLS GOLF: Matadors lose to Homestead and Lynbrook 121-109-109

GIRLS GOLF: Matadors lose to Homestead and Lynbrook 121-109-109

Karen Feng

September 15, 2012

On Sept. 13, six members of the girls golf team faced off against Homestead and Lynbrook High Schools in their fifth match of the season at Cupertino’s Deep Cliff Golf Course. Despite an individual win by captain senior Prianka Singh, the Matadors lost 121-109-109 as the team continued its losing...

GIRLS GOLF: Matadors lose season opener match against Saratoga

GIRLS GOLF: Matadors lose season opener match against Saratoga

Karen Feng

September 5, 2012

MVHS’ nine-member girls golf team kicked off its third season with its first match on Sept. 4. Playing at Deep Cliff Golf Course against Saratoga High School, the Matadors were defeated 192-177. Captain senior Prianka Singh had the lowest number of strokes in the game with a score of 38, eig...

From individual tees to a connected team

From individual tees to a connected team

Daniel Tan

April 11, 2011

Boys varsity golf members bond over killed birds, heritage and French fries Read More »...