Winter Sports Preview: Boys’ Basketball

Winter Sports Preview: Boys’ Basketball

Aniah Olson, Senior Reporter

December 12, 2019

The Manitou Springs Boys' Basketball team is nonetheless pumped for this year’s winter ball season. As usual, there were open gyms held in the midst of the concluding fall sports season to squeeze in as much of the sport as possible. This is where the coaches can get a slight feeling of what kind of...

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...

Winter Sports Preview: Girls’ Swim and Dive

Winter Sports Preview: Girls’ Swim and Dive

Ben Schwartz, Photo Editor

November 22, 2019

As the start of the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) swim season draws closer, the eyes of the Manitou community turn towards the activity at the pool. The 2019 swim season is the first year that coaches Sydney Buckley and Whitney Nuci will be taking over from previous swim coach Roy Chaney. Chaney...

Winter Sports Preview: Girls’ Basketball

Winter Sports Preview: Girls’ Basketball

Ashlyn Thomson, Copy Editor

November 20, 2019

As fall sports come to an end, the season for Manitou Girls' Basketball is beginning quickly. With coaches Justin Armour, Jessie Nunley and Amy Schofield, the girls are becoming more prepared for their upcoming season. Through the preseason, the Mustangs were getting ready to try out and to start playing...

The 14,000-Foot FallCo View

The 14,000-Foot FallCo View

Mackenna Yount, Prospector Editor-in-Chief

October 23, 2019

490 students, 100 advisors, 69 schools, one conference to bring Student Council groups from across the state together. The Fall Conference (FallCo), hosted by the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Student Council (StuCo), was a huge success. FallCo’s theme for the 2019 conference was “The 14...

Manitou Springs High School Invites the Community to Join Their “Culture of Kindness”

Manitou Springs High School Invites the Community to Join Their “Culture of Kindness”

Sophia McKeown, Yearbook Editor-In-Chief

October 6, 2019

My name is Sophie McKeown, I am a junior at Manitou Springs High School (MSHS), as well as a Student Council representative and a Student Journalist. It has been brought to the attention of the students at MSHS that the surrounding community is willing, if not eager, to support the school members as...

Coco in Coclé

Coco in Coclé

Abby Pribila and Ashlyn Thomson

September 6, 2019

While most teenagers spent this summer lounging by the pool or working a summer job to save up money, Coco Stevens (12) decided that she wanted to try something new. In early June, Stevens had an experience of a lifetime. She to the region of Coclé in Panama for six weeks for a program called Am...

MSHS Yearbook Editor-in-Chief Wins National Photography Contest

MSHS Yearbook Editor-in-Chief Wins National Photography Contest

Aliah Char, Copy & Photography Editor

March 21, 2019

For Sophia McKeown (10), having an award-winning photograph represented much more than just an accomplishment. “This experience validated me. It moved me from being someone who does photography to be able to call myself a photographer,” she said. No longer were her photos only for ...

Manitou Baseball in Full Swing as Tryouts Begin

Manitou Baseball in Full Swing as Tryouts Begin

Zak Talbot, Sports Editor

March 7, 2019

As the true Colorado winter blows in, Spring sports are now in full swing at Manitou Springs High School (MSHS). As the snow melts off the diamond and the outfield grass becomes green again, the 2019 baseball team takes the field with eager eyes and high hopes for the coming season. With tryouts beginning...

I Want To Believe: A Look Into the MSHS Staff’s Supernatural Experiences

I Want To Believe: A Look Into the MSHS Staff’s Supernatural Experiences

Adelyn Powell, Junior Reporter

February 27, 2019

Ghosts and spirits are such a huge part of today's culture. For those of us who believe, the stories of ghosts and ghouls aren’t hard to imagine. For the non-believers though, while they may want to believe, the lack of evidence nudges them in the other direction. “I’m a skeptic, so I believe...

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