El Estoque

Girls softball: Initial gap in score leads to loss for Matadors

Girls softball: Initial gap in score leads to loss for Matadors

Angela Liu

May 4, 2012

Despite defeating Los Gatos High School at their April 28 game, the varsity softball home game against the Wildcats ended in defeat on May 1. After a brief lead during the start of the game, the score tipped out of the girls’ favor and did not come back. “There was a lack of focus. Maybe [we were] overconfident, potentially,” head coach Ray Teixeira said. A combination of hard hits and tough defense from LGHS made it ...

‘Titanic 3D’ still great, but minimally improved

‘Titanic 3D’ still great, but minimally improved

Nona Penner

April 5, 2012

The disaster of the Titanic is a story that both awes and horrifies. In 1912, the so-called “unsinkable ship” hit an iceberg and pulled down 1514 people to their watery graves. This tragic moment provides an interesting backdrop for director James Cameron’s timeless tale of love and rebellion. Originally released in 199...

TwoCast: Episode 4

TwoCast: Episode 4

Yimeng Han

February 28, 2012

Angela Liu and Nona Penner are TwoCast. Together, we fail so that you can succeed. This time, we skip reading the instructions and jump right into classic board games.

TwoCast: Episode 3

TwoCast: Episode 3

Angela Liu

December 2, 2011

Angela Liu and Nona Penner are TwoCast. Together, we fail so that you can succeed. This time, we make and fly kites with no previous experience. Also, meet Nona's cat and see her strange candy be eaten. ...

La Pluma is open for student submissions

La Pluma is open for student submissions

Stephanie Chang

November 26, 2011

“Imagination is the sub-conscious, internal view of a person. When you meet someone, you may see facts about them, but you don’t see how they think. Creativity lets that inner-self, that imagination show,” La Pluma president senior Michelle Jiang said. La Pluma is a club that was started in 2007 by class of 2010 alum...

TwoCast: Episode 2

TwoCast: Episode 2

Nona Penner

October 26, 2011

Angela Liu and Nona Penner are TwoCast. Together, we fail so that you can succeed. This time, we carve pumpkins for Halloween with no previous experience. Get your spoons ready and your spook on!   Check out Episode 1!...

TwoCast: Episode 1

TwoCast: Episode 1

Angela Liu

October 7, 2011

Angela Liu and Nona Penner are TwoCast. Together, we fail so that you can succeed. This time, the TwoCasters bake "American Bread," without using a recipe, skills, preparation, measuring tools, or yeast. The end result? Watch to find out. ...