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 ...

When the lights go out: Former football players reflect on leaving the sport they love

When the lights go out: Former football players reflect on leaving the sport they love

Andy Tu

October 10, 2015


Filed under Football, Multimedia, SPORTS, Sports Editor's Picks, Video

The end of the 2014-2015 season was the beginning of yet another new year of football. For Matt Burke and Brighton Balfrey it was the end. This year, Burke and Balfrey spend their Friday nights on the bleachers. Instead of football, Burke weightlifts. For Balfrey he runs cross country. For both, the Fr...

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 »...

From athlete to cheerleader

From athlete to cheerleader

Emily Vu

October 7, 2009


Filed under SPORTS

Athletes suffer season-ending injuries during the fall season of 2009. Read More »...

Numerous sports injuries over winter break

Numerous sports injuries over winter break

Varada Gavaskar

January 15, 2009


Filed under SPORTS

With school not in session, students find themselves with various injuries. Read More »...