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El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Senior Lance Tong leaps into the air to tip the ball over the net. Photo by Michelle Zheng

Boys Volleyball beats Homestead High School 3-0 in its first home game

Kalyani Puthenpurayil and Michelle Zheng March 13, 2022
Matadors hope to fulfill their season’s expectations after securing a win for their first league game
Senior and captain Ashley Twu attempts to make her way around an opponent from HHS.

Varsity Field Hockey loses to Homestead High School 4-0

Anna Kaminitz and Matthew Yoshimoto October 22, 2021
Matadors recognize their need to improve communication after the defeat
Junior Eshani Patel attempts to catch the ball after a rebounding shot off the hoop.

Girls Basketball: MVHS falls to Homestead HS

Jayanti Jha, Elena Khan, and Neysa Singh February 10, 2020

MVHS lost to Homestead HS in its eighth game of the season, bringing their current league standing to 5-3.  During the first and second quarter, HHS players played a hard defense, making it difficult...

Melt is a new iPhone app that uses podcasts for social networking. Homestead High School Class of 2005 alumni Jason Lew and Shane Wey created the app because they felt that voice was a unique platform that has not been used often in social networking. Screenshot by Joyce Varma.

Homestead High School alumni create social networking iPhone app

Joyce Varma October 27, 2013

Social media app Melt allows people to connect with auditory communication rather than visual text or pictures. Class of 2005 Homestead High School alumni Jason Lew and Shane Wey were sitting in a coffee...

Coach Colin Anderson

Girls Volleyball: Matadors lose their second home game 0-3 against Homestead High School

Colin Kim October 7, 2013

Despite a 0-3 loss against Homestead High School, Lady Mats challenge themselves to focus on team unity for future games. The girls, clad in their purple and white tanks, began with a lot of energy,...

Girls Golf: One loss and one win

Karen Feng September 18, 2013

Despite a 227-207 loss against Homestead High School, Matadors receive first win in two years against Presentation High School. Following freshman Amy Zhong’s lowest individual score of 41 strokes...

UPDATE: Sunnyvale schools locked down Jan. 25; gunman reports fabricated

UPDATE: Sunnyvale schools locked down Jan. 25; gunman reports fabricated

Anushka Patil January 25, 2013

[View the story "DEVELOPING: Sunnyvale schools on lockdown during possible gunman search" on Storify]DEVELOPING: Sunnyvale schools locked down during possible gunman searchHomestead High School, Cupertino...

Fire destroys apartments on Homestead Road

Fire destroys apartments on Homestead Road

Elvin Wong November 27, 2011

At 5:54 p.m. on Nov. 26, the Santa Clara County Fire Department responded to a three-alarm fire at Village Green Apartments on Homestead Road, next to Homestead High School. According to Fire Department...

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