El Estoque

Boys’ soccer: MVHS defeats Milpitas HS

Sophomore Edin Kraja steals the ball from a MHS player.

Jayanti Jha and Elena Khan

February 12, 2020

  The MVHS boys varsity soccer team defeated Milpitas HS 5-1, bringing its current league standing to 5-5-1.  The team played strong offense during the first half, scoring four of their five goals within the first 30 minutes. Junior Frank Lu credits their offensive plays to trusting an...

Girls soccer: MVHS draws against Milpitas HS 0-0

Freshman forward Diya Balakrishnan peers over her shoulder at the oncoming defender in order to anticipate her next move so that she maintains possession of the ball against Milpitas HS.

Kamyar Moradi and Anish Vasudevan

January 26, 2020

In its fourth league matchup of the season, MVHS ties against Milpitas HS

Boys Basketball: Matadors’ faltering energy level lets Milpitas HS erase a close game

Junior Arvind Jagdish reaches up for a rebound as senior Josiah Figueroa covers him. Photo by Brandon Ng.

Sreya Kumar and Brandon Ng

January 25, 2019

It was close. Really close. The Matadors trailed by just two points at halftime. For the most part, MVHS played point for point, led by seniors and captains AJ Falak and Ryan Tagawa. Yet after the teams switched sides entering the second half, things began to fall apart. The two point difference turned...

Badminton: MVHS maintains undefeated streak with win over Milpitas HS

Badminton: MVHS maintains undefeated streak with win over Milpitas HS

Roshan Fernandez

March 28, 2018

VHS badminton players held cups of boba and boxes of pizza in their hands as part of a team tradition called ‘Baddy Buddies,’ a version of Secret Santa gift exchange players participate in that takes place during March. After finishing up the exchange, the players then began to warm up. The atmosphe...

Girls Soccer: Loss against opponent Milpitas HS

Girls Soccer: Loss against opponent Milpitas HS

Becca Zheng

January 16, 2017

Photo by Roshan Fernandez and Om Khandekar typical chilly day on the field quickly turned into defeat, when the Matadors lost against Milpitas HS. During the first half of the game, MV attempted a number of shots, yet missed as Milpitas continued to drive towards victory. As the game progressed into the second half, MV continued to m...