El Estoque

A photo tour of the cafeteria

A photo tour of the cafeteria
February 15, 2013

Five minutes after the kitchen shuts down, the cafeteria workers are headed home. Nonetheless, the kitchen remained a hub of activity to the very end: The stove is still hot to the touch, as if it's...

Students organize Beanie Babies Drive for Sandy Hook Elementary

Emily Zhang writes a card for the Beanie Babies Drive
December 22, 2012

In response to the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., juniors Michelle Swedek and Cathryn Yang organized a Beanie Babies Drive. Swedek and Yang coordinated with AP Biology teacher Pamela...

WATER POLO: Second annual Ron Freeman Memorial tournament hosted at MVHS

Senior Brendan Duffy looks to pass the ball to a teammate. Duffy was the strongest player in all three of the games played over the weekend, scoring the majority of MVHS goals and leading the Matadors to a 2-1 record in the Ron Freeman Memorial tournament. Photo by Margaret Lin.
November 8, 2012

Senior Brendan Duffy scores 20 goals in weekend tournament With posters hanging on the fences and a large crowd watching from the pool deck, the Matadors faced off against Pioneer High School in...

Aqua champions

Aqua champions
May 13, 2010

https://elestoque.org/images/stories/swimming_champions.jpg Boys varsity swimming wins league championship after perfect season With 12 boys on the varsity swim team already qualified for...

Playoff hopes ended with a league final loss

Playoff hopes ended with a league final loss
November 8, 2009

With an 11-6 loss to the Gunn Titans, the boys water polo team no longer has a chance to qualify for CCS With a chance to qualify for CCS at stake, the boys water polo team entered the SCVAL league...

Boys varsity water polo crushes Gunn 15-6

Boys varsity water polo crushes Gunn 15-6
November 3, 2008

Junior Jubin Honarvar attempts to shoot the ball into Gunn's goal On Oct. 28, MVHS varsity boys water polo soundly defeated Gunn with a score of 15-6   After losing to Gunn last time...

Boys varsity water polo crushes Gunn 15-6

Boys varsity water polo crushes Gunn 15-6
November 3, 2008

On Oct. 28, MVHS varsity boys water polo soundly defeated Gunn with a score of 15-6 Junior Jubin Honarvar attempts to shoot the ball into Gunn's goal After losing to Gunn last time with a score of...

MVHS varsity boys water polo beats Homestead 15-11

October 29, 2008

MVHS varsity boys water polo rams Homestead high school into the net with a smashing victory  MVHS varsity boys water polo played an intense home game against Homestead on Oct. 21, with a final score...

The payoff of playoffs

September 26, 2008

The MVHS Varsity Boys Water Polo team missed the CCS Playoffs when they lost to Los Gatos last year. But with great determination and the addition of new players, the boys will fight hard this fall season...

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