The Stampede

SNL Stars Hans and Franz Advice to MV Students – March 1990

Anthony Santa Maria, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017

     ***Article taken from a 1990 El Mestengo, the predecessor to the Stampede***       In this issue of El Mestengo, international bodybuilding champions of Saturday Night Live, Hans and Franz wrote a personal advice column to MV students. Hans and Franz were happy to help give advice t...

Quake rocks welcome dance – 1985

August 28, 2014

***Article taken from a 1985 version of el Mestengo, the predecessor to the Stampede*** Originally published by Lisa Moldenhauer Monte Vista started the year rocking' at the first Stag Dance. Friday the thirteenth, after the football game against Clayton Valley. For many, the Welcome Dance was a ...

SRVUSD teachers’ strike gains support

SRVUSD teachers' strike gains support

March 6, 2014

Originally Published by Krystin Howard, 1990        The majority of the Monte Vista teachers walked the picket lines on Thursday and Friday as San Ramon Valley teachers held a strike to gather support for their case. The first day of striking came on Thursday, when San Ramon teachers conincided th...

Cagers Roll into Playoffs

Image that Accompanied the original Submission

February 27, 2014

-Originally Published by Curt Simic- The men’s varsity basketball team clinched its first EBAL playoff berth since 1980 with an 83-62 win over the Foothill Falcons on February 21. Going into their first round playoff game versus San Ramon on Wednesday, the Mustangs’ record stood at 14-11. Their 8-6...

Boat of the Week – 1968

This original image from a 1968 'El Mestengo' school newspaper highlights a student's car of the week

February 23, 2014

You’re looking at the H.M.S Tuna, owned by Retired Fleet Admiral Clarence Joseph Lyons. He docks it off Monte Vista Bay, two miles north of Danville. It’s powered by a full loaded 426 hemi with Endelbrock High Rise. The carburation is two Holley 3-barrels. It turns the low nines in a quarter mile....