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New Varsity Swim Coach Alex Hehir

New Varsity Swim Coach Alex Hehir

Apr 17, 2015

Three-hour practices, dryland training, more yardage, and intensive attention to technique and form are just a few of the changes enacted by Mountain View High School’s new varsity swim coach, Alex Hehir. Hehir’s goal is to create a culture on deck where each athlete is individually motivated to train their bodies and their minds to their fullest potential, in order to become better swimmers. According to Hehir, this will be attained with full commitment and investment from both the coaches and the athletes.

MVHS soccer, then and now

MVHS soccer, then and now

Apr 13, 2015

Here at Mountain View High School, we have not one but four soccer teams on campus. However, it has not always been this way. In the late 60’s, while MVHS was still “Chester F. Awalt High School,” just one team was struggling to get up and running. Douglas Bailey, former teacher at Awalt High School and current substitute in the MVLA school district, knows...

“The Prendergasts” by MVHS student Karen Xia

“The Prendergasts” by MVHS student Karen Xia

Mar 30, 2015

The following is a short story written by Mountain View High School sophomore Karen Xia, who was announced to have won the National Silver Medal for Scholastic Art and Writing on March 18. Xia will be attending the award ceremony at Carnegie Hall in New York City on June 11.       The Prendergasts By Karen Xia I have been assigned to watch the...

WOTS: Improving Mountain View’s public transit

WOTS: Improving Mountain View’s public transit

Mar 28, 2015

With the recent addition of the free Google shuttles in Mountain View, we became interested in further investigating the role of public transportation in our community, so we asked members of the community what new or improved public transit they would like to see in Mountain View and here is some of the feedback we received:   "The high speed train. I t

ASB holds Annual Blood Drive

ASB holds Annual Blood Drive

Mar 24, 2015

The Associated Student Body and Stanford Blood Center are hosting their annual spring blood drive in the small gym at Mountain View High School on March 31. ASB member Sam Mozer is managing the event this season. Her planning revolves around making sure that eligible donors sign up ahead of time as well as compiling the signups. Getting donors to sign up on the...

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