• November 29No School on January 21th, Martin Luther King Jr Observance.

  • November 29Girl’s Basketball @ Home on January 22nd from 4:30-5:30pm at MSHS.

  • September 4Wrestling Meet @ Home on January 25th from 4-6pm at MSHS (Senior Night).

  • August 24Neon Dance on January 19th from 8-11pm at MSHS.

MSHS Students Represent Their School at Ice Skating Nationals

MSHS Students Represent Their School at Ice Skating Nationals

Zak Talbot, Sports Editor

January 15, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

Manitou Springs High School students and ice skating prodigies Davis Ortonward (10) and Romy Malcolm (9) depart for Detroit, Michigan to participate in the Ice Skating Nationals. The two will be making the 1339 mile trip to The Motor City this Thursday the 17th. Competition for the two begins Janu...

Cheer Preview: There’s No “I” in Team

Cheer Preview: There’s No “I” in Team

Parker Smith, Production Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Scroll Bar, Showcase, Sports

The 2018-2019 Manitou Springs High School Cheerleading team is full of excitement and chemistry between the coaches and players. This new season differs from what one might see at other sports competitions. The competition season is based around impressing judges to beat out other teams. The sport...

Girls’ Basketball Preview: Senior Girls Shoot for Captain Slot

Girls’ Basketball Preview: Senior Girls Shoot for Captain Slot

Maya Berns, Buisness Manager

November 16, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

As fall sports are coming to an end, preseason for the winter sports is quickly approaching. MSHS Girls' Basketball is one of those. Throughout the years, the girls have come in hot with their basketball skills. With Justin Armor and Amelia Schofield as the coaches, the girls are showing a great p...

Swim & Dive Preview: Captains and Coaches Set Goals for the Season

Swim & Dive Preview: Captains and Coaches Set Goals for the Season

Aliah Char, Photography/Copy Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

According to Roy Chaney– the MSHS Girls' Swim & Dive team’s Head Coach– the diversity of incoming talent, a strong dive team, and close-knit friendships contribute the perfect recipe for a triumphant season. “These girls seemed fired up and ready to learn, and that’s all a coach can rea...

Wrestling Preview: Underclassmen Girls Bring New Talent to the Team

Wrestling Preview: Underclassmen Girls Bring New Talent to the Team

Kayla Hendricks, Junior Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

As it gets closer to winter, MSHS Wrestlers continue to train in the preseason. This year there are two girls joining the team for the first time in two years: Lainie Thomas (9) and Chloe Donegan (10). The coaches– Stryker Lane and Paul Bonner– don’t treat the girls any different fro...

Boys’ Basketball Preview: New Players Step Up For The Season

Boys’ Basketball Preview: New Players Step Up For The Season

Giulia Vidossi and Ashlyn Thomson, Junior Reporters

November 14, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

Without graduated seniors Cole Sienknecht and Jace Gwynn, underclassman and upcoming seniors on the MSHS Boys' Basketball team have to step up and fill the spot. With young freshmen adding depth to the team, they are getting better individually and as a team. Coach Brian Vecchio is ...

A Look Inside the Lunchroom: The Magic Table

A Look Inside the Lunchroom: The Magic Table

Phoenix Stogdill and Kristopher Hill, Junior Reporters

November 8, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

At every school, there’s always a table populated by introverts. This group typically only mingles amongst themselves, which is why explaining this social click is so interesting. At MSHS, that table is the "Magic Table", where a group of students has picked up an interactive card game to play at l...

Celebrating Classical Music Month

Celebrating Classical Music Month

Mackenna Yount, Copy Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Performing Arts, Showcase

September was Classical Music month, a time to celebrate musicians, composers, and conductors such as Bach, Mozart, and dedicated students pursuing their musical dreams. Classical music has been so important to people throughout history, yet it has still managed to slip through the fingers of other musicians. ...

Alyssa Holladay Guides Her Teammates Into a Promising Season

Alyssa Holladay Guides Her Teammates Into a Promising Season

Mia Heiniger, Reporter

March 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

Alyssa Holladay (12) is Manitou Springs High School's (MSHS) Girls’ Soccer Captain, along with Brooklyn Mack (12) and Ava Spangler (11). Holladay started on varsity her freshman year, taking the position of center back. Holladay has grown comfortable with her new position on the field from experience. F...

MSHS Track Ready to Impress

MSHS Track Ready to Impress

Zak Talbot, Reporter

March 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

It’s never certain that when the last days of February give way to March whether there will be stereotypical spring-like days or if the worst snow storm of the winter season is yet to come. Though, one thing is for sure: high school spring sports will be in full swing as athletes push through tryouts...

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