Inspiration behind the fabric

MV Fashion Club is known for its elaborate fashion shows, in which each designer creates their own unique look. Their hard work is then modeled on the runway at the end of the semester. At the beginning of this semester, Fashion Club started off with a planning session, where they looked through magazines for inspiration…

Mismatched: Boys basketball overcomes their size disadvantage

This story appeared in the Feb. 2017 issue of El Estoque under the title “Mismatched”. Whenever the MVHS boys basketball team meets its opponents at half court on game night, they look mismatched. Almost without exception, their opponents tower over them. But despite these potential disadvantage, the Matadors continue to compete against these larger teams….

Sole Mates: Basketball players discuss what their sneakers mean to them

Worn during both games and practice, basketball shoes are an essential part of the game. Four members of the boys basketball team talked us through their main priorities when looking for shoes. LOOKS Sophomore Akshay Gopalkrishnan used to not care what his shoes looked like. But after buying a pair of LeBrons for his AAU…