Vail Versus All: Colorado Ski Resorts to Shut Down Due to COVID-19

Davis Ortonward (11) and Sam Richardson (11) took this photo from the Peru Lift at Keystone, Colo. on Friday, March 14th. All North American resorts closed one day after this picture was taken and this was the last day of night skiing at Keystone for the entire season.

Samuel Richardson, Photo Editor

March 20, 2020

On Saturday, March 14th, all Vail Resorts announced that they would be closing until March 22nd, due to the rapidly evolving situation with the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Keystone and many other resorts had made dramatic changes leading up to their suspension, such as halting all food services and only allowing...

Rising Freshmen Night Preps Incoming Class of 2024

Two incoming freshmen pose with the Manny the Mustang.

Sam Richardson, Photo Editor

February 12, 2020

With one of the biggest freshman classes ever being introduced to Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) in the fall of 2020, faculty and administration are prioritizing the safety and well-being of every new freshman now more than ever. Freshman introduction night was hosted on February 11th, where student...

Winter Sports Preview: Wrestling

Winter Sports Preview: Wrestling

Samuel Richardson, Photo Editor

December 9, 2019

Wrestling season is finally starting, and this 2019-2020 season is going to be the biggest for a few dedicated seniors who plan on competing in college. Wrestling is the most vital sport to learn takedown techniques for self-defense. Wrestling requires a serious amount of discipline and respect for your...

Mustangs Secure The Rivalry Helmet

The Mustangs face the Pirates and ready themselves moments before the ball is snapped.

Sam Richardson, Photo Editor

October 5, 2019

Manitou Springs High School secured the helmet that defines the rivalry between the Mustangs and the Saint Mary’s Pirates on Friday, Sept. 27 in a dramatically close game with a score of 16-15.  The Pirates started off with a prayer for both teams and a ribbon-cutting celebration because this wa...

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