The Stampede

New event takes place of beloved Mr. Mustang

New event takes place of beloved Mr. Mustang

Claire Chu, Managing Editor

March 4, 2019

The 12-year streak of Monte Vista’s Mr. Mustang tradition ended last year. The student body pushed for the return of the annual competition, but a new event will inaugurate in March. Typically hosted in late February, Mr. Mustang is a contest that crowns the most talented, funny, and stylish male...

MV rally chair has taken a seat

MV rally chair has taken a seat

Cameron Ziegenfus and Nicholas Whiteaker

January 15, 2019

Matt Kim no longer sits in the rally chair and Monte Vista High School is rally chair-less. The responsibilities of the rally chair—rallies, spirit at games, and more—have been assumed by Joe Mooney and Drew Fryer, Monte Vista’s new “spirit leaders”. To be a rally chair at Monte...

Chief Enforces Morals, Cops Hand out Tickets

Chief Enforces Morals, Cops Hand out Tickets

Seta Salkhi and Mason Hanshaw

November 13, 2018

    Danville is the safest city in California, but has anyone ever thought, “What goes on behind the scenes?”     Many consider Danville to be home of the rich, privileged and ungrateful. While residents of our small town tend to be of a higher-class, their strong morals are the largest...

The Rivalry Adds a New Chapter

The Rivalry Adds a New Chapter

Anthony Santa Maria, News Editor & Social Media Manager

November 13, 2018

One of the most historic high school football rivalries in all of the Bay Area resumed last month, but not without drama. Monte Vista welcomed in cross-town rival, San Ramon Valley, on Oct. 26. The Mustangs entered the game with a seven-win and one-loss record and sat in second place in the...

Tragedy leads to new policies

Tragedy leads to new policies

Ava Hunt and Seta Salkhi

October 12, 2018

    Student-athletes were not only emotionally challenged by this spring’s tragedy, but are now physically constrained as a result of the aquatic sports’ inconvenient practice schedule.     Last May, a San Ramon Valley High School freshman had a fatal accident in the school pool. The trag...