El Estoque

Boys volleyball: MVHS glides past Lynbrook HS in first home game

Boys volleyball: MVHS glides past Lynbrook HS in first home game

Anish Vasudevan and Gauri Kaushik

March 18, 2019

Ballerinas, snipers, rowing and baseball. These aren’t actions that one would expect to see from a volleyball team’s bench during a game. However, MVHS boys volleyball is not a regular team. After winning the NorCal championship last season, the team aims to repeat its achievements from last year...

#NotANumber: LHS students start movement reacting to female students getting objectified online

#NotANumber: LHS students start movement reacting to female students getting objectified online

Miloni Vora

April 26, 2016

Co-authored by Ilena Peng  n April 17 at 8:00 p.m., a senior at Lynbrook High School, LHS, who wishes to remain anonymous, updated her profile picture with the hashtag, “#NotaNumber”. The profile picture was in response to a Facebook groups recently discovered by the LHS community. “We f...

FUHSD proposes solution for uneven enrollment rates

FUHSD proposes solution for uneven enrollment rates

Andrea Schlitt

March 10, 2016

hen the initial proposal of a two part plan to raise enrollment at Lynbrook High School was brought to the school board, it was met with a wide range of opinions. On one hand, some parents deemed the plan infeasible, pointing to fewer educational opportunities and a lack of long term solutions as ...

The tipping tower: Parents fight against the renewal of a cell tower

The tipping tower: Parents fight against the renewal of a cell tower

Meghna Gaddam

August 22, 2015

For about the past 6 months, FUHSD board members and parents have been debating about the instillation and renewal of cellphone towers in Cupertino high schools. While the board and other experts believe building the tower will allow better cell service, parents are worried that radiation from the tower...

Girls soccer: MVHS defeats Lynbrook High School 1-0

Girls soccer: MVHS defeats Lynbrook High School 1-0

Varsha Venkat

January 20, 2015

Running as fast as she could, team captain junior Alissa Paterson kept her feet with the ball and eyes on the goal. After many missed shots by both MVHS and opponent Lynbrook High School, this run seemed like yet another scoring chance that would end without a goal. But Paterson dribbled the ball p...

Boys Soccer: Matadors dominate 3-1 versus Lynbrook High School with comeback win

Boys Soccer: Matadors dominate 3-1 versus Lynbrook High School with comeback win

Sarah Ramos

January 22, 2014

Nearly impenetrable defense stops LHS in its tracks, unstoppable offense comes back to win the game.  Read More »...

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. Read More »...

Girls golf: Team experiences rough start

Karen Feng

September 7, 2013

Matadors are defeated 189-231 by Lynbrook High School in inaugural Santa Clara Athletic League game. Read More »...

Boys water polo expects difficult but rewarding season

Boys water polo expects difficult but rewarding season

Sarah Ramos

August 22, 2013

Although new rules curtailed preseason practices, Boys water polo looks forward to a successful season led by veteran varsity members. Read More »...

SLIDESHOW: Welcome to Matador Territory

SLIDESHOW: Welcome to Matador Territory

Jacqueline Barr

January 30, 2009

Hundreds of fans turn up the school spirit in anticipation of the varsity boys' basketball team taking on the Lynbrook Vikings. Read More »...