El Estoque

Girls Basketball: MVHS falls to Mountain View HS after struggling to maintain possessions

Senior Ashley Liu dribbles past a Mountain View HS defender.
Lack of steady possession and inability to convert leads to eighth loss of the season with a final score of 31-52
January 18, 2020
Lack of steady possession and inability to convert leads to eighth loss of the season with a final score of 31-52

BOYS WATER POLO: MATADORS LOSE CLOSE GAME AGAINST MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL IN CLOSING MINUTES

BOYS WATER POLO: MATADORS LOSE CLOSE GAME AGAINST MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL IN CLOSING MINUTES
October 23, 2013

The boys water polo team faced off against Mountain View High School on Oct. 17 at home. Both teams fought hard, but the Spartans started stronger, scoring the first goal of the game. The Matadors...

Speak Freely

Speak Freely
March 14, 2013

The Situation “Sex & Relationships.” That was the title of The Oracle’s two-page feature published last month. The Mountain View High School newspaper published this collection of stories that...

Girls basketball: Turnovers and slow start lead to 37-46 loss

Sophmore guard Christina Jennings looks to pass at the bottom of the second inning when the Lady Mats were ahead of the Spartans by three points. Source: Margaret Lin
February 2, 2013

The girls varsity basketball team lost to the Mountain View Spartans in a close game on Jan. 25. Although Monta Vista kept the lead for the majority of the game, Mountain View took advantage of Monta...

PHOTO GALLERY: Girls tennis vs. Mountain View

PHOTO GALLERY: Girls tennis vs. Mountain View
November 6, 2012

Matador seniors close out last home game with win The girls tennis team played their last home game of the season on Oct. 23 against Mountain View High School. The Matadors have maintained a record...

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Lack of communication results in 0-3 loss

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Lack of communication results in 0-3 loss
October 22, 2012

Weak defense against Mountain View leads to straight loss Since the gymnasium was being used for rally set up, the girls volleyball team relocated to play in the Field House against Mountain View High...

Boys volleyball: Matadors lose to Spartans 1-3

Sophomore Ryan Manley goes up for the kill in the varsity boys volleyball match against Mountain View on March 28. Though the game was close, the Matadors lost 1-3 (23-25, 26-24, 23-25, 23-25). Photo by Christophe Haubursin.
March 29, 2012

On March 28, the varsity boys volleyball team stepped up against the challenging team from Mountain View High School. But the Matadors were ready to present a formidable game against the reputable...

Girls Tennis: Key win at Saratoga caps undefeated season

Girls Tennis: Key win at Saratoga caps undefeated season
October 31, 2011

Varsity tennis has clinched the Division I championship of the California High School Tennis Classic at Fresno. The players have pulled off two 4-3 victories over arch-rival powerhouse Saratoga...

Water Polo: Mountain View hard to keep up with in 6-8 loss

Water Polo: Mountain View hard to keep up with in 6-8 loss
October 7, 2011

The varsity boys water polo team entered the Oct. 6 game looking to finally pick up a win against Mountain View High School, but took a loss instead as they fell 6-8 to the Spartans. After already...

Water Polo: Matadors end tournament with a win and a loss

Junior Dmitriy Evert tries to score in the game against Mountain View but can’t find a hole in the defense. Photo by Carissa Chan.
September 12, 2011

On Sept. 10, the final day of the annual John Schmitt tournament, the varsity boys water polo team played two more games, one against Mountain View and the other against Valley Christian. The Matadors...

Girls varsity basketball seize first league victory 71-66 against Mountain View

Girls varsity basketball seize first league victory 71-66 against Mountain View
February 2, 2011

The Matadors pull out an impressive rally as the game ends Senior Alex Chiu had 31 points and junior Steffanie Sum added 22 as the Matadors took home their...

Girls soccer ties against Mountain View, 1-1

Girls soccer ties against Mountain View, 1-1
January 6, 2011

Despite disadvantages and a slow start, the Matadors cleaned up their plays to a draw 1 to 1 in the second half In the first league game of the season, the varsity girls soccer team managed...

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