El Estoque

Girls volleyball looks to bounce back from last season

Girls volleyball looks to bounce back from last season

Joshua Tsuei

August 26, 2014

Last season, Girls Volleyball had a tough time in the De Anza league. The team had a lot of new players and this inexperience led to many close losses and a disappointing season record. This year, the team is without two four-year starters, but many returning players are optimistic. Junior Sydney Howar...

Matadors forced to streamline preparations for game time

Matadors forced to streamline preparations for game time

Mihir Joshi

August 26, 2013

Matadors forced to streamline preparations for game time. One point was all that the 2012 MVHS football team needed to earn a CCS berth. With two games left in the season, there was a three-way tie in the rankings between Fremont High School, Gunn High School and MVHS. But the one-point loss to GHS, and FHS’ subsequent victory over GHS in the following week, cost the Ma...

Sports flash: Dec. 2011 issue

Sports flash: Dec. 2011 issue

Rachel Lu

December 7, 2011

WRESTLING Their first league match will be against Wilcox High School on Dec. 15. They expect a winning record this year with new coach Kevin Klemm. BOYS BASKETBALL They held a 4-8 league record and 8-16 overall. Nine seniors now lead the team with new coach and counselor Clay Stiver. Highly anticipated games against rival ...

Cross country CCS: Team goes to Nov. 12 CCS qualifiers

Cross country CCS: Team goes to Nov. 12 CCS qualifiers

Yaamini Venkataraman

November 12, 2011

Updated Nov. 14: The boys CCS team finished sixth overall, and the girls CCS team finished fourth overall. Senior Kevin Bishop and freshman Jenny Xu will move on to States, finishing in second and fifth respectively. Check back on elestoque.org on Nov. 16 for a full recap. Cross country coach Kir...

Athletic Booster organizes annual Crabfeed

Athletic Booster organizes annual Crabfeed

Howard Lee

September 29, 2011

On Sept. 30, the Monta Vista Athletic Booster will hold the  Monta Vista Family Crab and Family Dinner, an all sport fundraiser. The food, including crabs, cold pasta salad and dessert, will be prepared by parent volunteers from the Booster and served buffet style. There will be live music fro...

Trash or Class?

Trash or Class?

Rachel Lu

September 21, 2011

Scandalous reality shows are more than just entertainment, they are today's new therapy sessions. Especially with New Jersey becoming the new stars with the portrayal of tanned bodies, fake nails, big hair, and heavy makeup have created an inaccurate image of Italian-Americans, making them seem like shallow and overly dramatic people. Th...

Football: Season preview

Football: Season preview

Patrick Xie

September 2, 2011

Every team has the same goal each year—to get better. The football team is no different, and with new juniors on the team, it has high hopes to make it to CCS this year. “I think we’re in pretty good shape,” head coach and athletic director Jeff Mueller said. “Our roster is a very large...

FUHSD Board of Trustees: candidates preview

FUHSD Board of Trustees: candidates preview

Dickson Tsai

November 1, 2010

The challengers present bold plans while the incumbents plan to maintain the status quo Read More »...

Football hosts Fremont High for Homecoming game

Football hosts Fremont High for Homecoming game

Dickson Tsai

October 1, 2010

  The Matadors will play their first home game of the season against the Fremont Firebirds for Homecoming at Cupertino High School Read More »...

Witchcraft appears in the drama department

Witchcraft appears in the drama department

Ingrid Chang

November 5, 2008

A preview of MVHS Theatre Arts department's first play of the year Read More »...