El Estoque

FIELD HOCKEY: Senior Night game goes down to the wire

FIELD HOCKEY: Senior Night game goes down to the wire

Steven Lim

November 12, 2012

The cheers grew louder as the ball entered the tangle of sticks and legs, bouncing around like a pinball. MVHS threw their entire team at the goal, knowing the urgency of the situation, as the clock wound down. The screams from the spectators grew louder as they cheered on their respective teams. In the thick of it...

FIELD HOCKEY: DMHS falls to MVHS 3-1 in rematch

FIELD HOCKEY: DMHS falls to MVHS 3-1 in rematch

Steven Lim

November 2, 2012

After intercepting a pass, senior Katie Byrne had to make a quick decision. Dribbling across the field, with three opponents surrounding her, she spotted senior Holly Matsunami further up. Matsunami received Byrne’s pass and drove down the sideline, connecting with junior Sarah Im. The forwards race...

FIELD HOCKEY: Matadors score back to back goals for 2-0 victory over St. Ignatius

FIELD HOCKEY: Matadors score back to back goals for 2-0 victory over St. Ignatius

Steven Lim

October 11, 2012

The girls field hockey team enjoyed their second victory in a row and their first on the MVHS field. On Oct. 5 the Matadors defeated St. Ignatius High School in possession and number of shots on goal. The game ended 2-0. The team got off to a rough start but quickly improved their situation, foc...

FIELD HOCKEY: Matadors show improvement in 1-3 loss to Cupertino

FIELD HOCKEY: Matadors show improvement in 1-3 loss to Cupertino

Alaina Lui

October 1, 2012

Resurgence in second half  not enough to take lead at MVHS field Read More »...

FIELD HOCKEY: Matadors fall to Lynbrook 0-1

FIELD HOCKEY: Matadors fall to Lynbrook 0-1

Steven Lim

September 23, 2012

Senior Katie Byrne looked up after weaving past a Lynbrook High School defender and sent a quick pass through the defense to junior Sarah Im. Im cradled the ball against the face side of her stick, quickly wound up her swing and made a shot at the cage. The play was brilliantly set up and would put ...

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Rachel Beyda

December 7, 2011

Junior Katie Byrne was a soccer maniac. She started at the age of five, when she joined the American Youth Soccer Organization, helping her develop fundamental skills that would eventually propel her throughout her whole soccer career. With talent and skill, seven-year-old Katie Byrne switch...