El Estoque

The bottom line

The bottom line

Brandon Ng

November 27, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

t was unacceptable and I knew it afterward. Being up by 10 points in a volleyball match is almost a guaranteed victory. And of course, the team I played for proceeded to squander that lead. By the time the score was tied, I was fed up with the team I was playing with. I was trying to get the win for...

The dream team

The dream team

November 21, 2018


Filed under From the magazine, SPORTS

I’ve always played for one reason — myself. Tennis is an individual sport, so all the sacrifices I put into the sport were only for myself. This year, I realized playing on a team meant that I was playing for my teammates, representing my school — not for a ranking or a trophy. This was the first...

Cross country: Team highlights its drive for success

Cross country: Team highlights its drive for success

Roshan Fernandez

August 22, 2016


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Main slider, SPORTS

When the 2015-16 cross country season ended, many runners chalked the season up to a loss after the boys varsity team placed fourth in the CCS finals, just missing the cutoff for states. The girls team was more satisfied, ending the season at state championships after finishing top two in CCS for the...