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Baseball Suffers Loss Against Rival St. Mary’s High School

Baseball Suffers Loss Against Rival St. Mary’s High School

Ariana Olson, Reporter
May 9, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Wednesday, May 3, the Manitou Springs Varsity Boys Baseball Team fell short to their rival St. Mary's High School in a comeback that ended 3-5. Starting the game in the first inning, the Mustangs slid into home twice, courtesy of Hunter Zentz (10) and Christian Mack (10). St. Mary's didn't score...

School Rivalry Generates Food for Local Pantry

School Rivalry Generates Food for Local Pantry

Aubrey Hall, Photography Editor
December 15, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Every year, student council representatives from Manitou and St. Mary’s High Schools team up to channel the rivalry between them into raising food for their communities. Traditionally, this food drive occurs during the week preceding Manitou’s first football game against St. Mary’s, and concludes whe...

Annual Helmet Game: Varsity Football to Advance to Playoffs

Annual Helmet Game: Varsity Football to Advance to Playoffs

James Baker, Guest Writer
November 4, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, October 30, Manitou played against St. Mary's in the annual "Helmet Game," which is a competition between the two rival schools. Manitou dominated on both sides of the ball. Chase Norman (12) ran for a touchdown on each of the Mustang's first three drives. However, the senior running b...

Preview: Helmet Game versus St. Marys

Preview: Helmet Game versus St. Marys

James Baker, Guest Writer
October 29, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

One week after a tough loss to Trinidad (5-3), the Manitou Springs Mustangs football team (2-6) hopes for a different outcome at the end of their rival game with St Mary's (0-8). The Mustangs' head coach, Monte Gutowski, said, "The defense must stop the run, allow zero big plays and execute by the g...

Helmet Week Food Drive Reveals Harsh Reality of Hunger in Community

Helmet Week Food Drive Reveals Harsh Reality of Hunger in Community

Bella Galardo, Reporter
October 28, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Every year, Manitou Springs High School goes head to head with known rival, St. Mary's High School, to see which school can raise the most canned goods. The winner of the competition gets to throw pies in the faces of the losing opponents' executive boards. This year, however, is different from past...

Manitou’s Chance at Redemption in Food Drive Against St. Mary’s

Manitou’s Chance at Redemption in Food Drive Against St. Mary’s

Mia Elliott, StuCo Correspondant
October 21, 2014
Filed under Features, Showcase, Student Council

The canned food drive - we've seen the fliers, we've seen the window paintings, and we've seen the internalized competitiveness among peers. This annual event is a monumental one, resulting in much more than just a large sum of food donated to the Manitou Food Pantry. This is a dual competition; it is...

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