• September 15Graduation is on May 20th at 1 p.m. at the football field.

  • July 30Track state is May 17th through May 19th.

  • July 30The Girls' Golf state meet is May 21 through May 22.

Boys’ Swim Finish In Stride At Doherty

Boys’ Swim Finish In Stride At Doherty

Kaitlyn Davidson, Senior Reporter

April 18, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

MSHS swimmers travelled to Doherty High School for one of their most competitive meets yet. Despite their clear win with a score of 126-51, “It was an ugly victory,” Jackson Sawyer (11) said. However, Sawyer still thought that the team learned from the experience. “We can still come out when we are a...

Key Club Members Go To District Convention

Key Club Members Go To District Convention

Allie Robbins, Senior Reporter

April 12, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Every year, Key Club goes to the District Convention, usually in late March or early April. The main purpose of DCON, other than connecting members from Key Clubs all over the Rocky Mountain District, is to elect a new district board. The Manitou Key Clubbers who attended the DCON are Kaitlyn Davidson (...

MSHS Students Help Make A Dream Come True

MSHS Students Help Make A Dream Come True

Sophia Mckeown, Reporter

April 9, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Manitou Springs High School Student Council organized Wish Week this week, consisting of five school days worth of activities leading up to the Spring Dance on Saturday. These activities all revolved around making one kid’s dream come true. Jackson is six years old and is diagnosed wi...

World Language and Culture Night Brings Community Together

World Language and Culture Night Brings Community Together

Zak Talbot, Reporter

April 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

The Manitou Springs High School World Language and Culture Night is a staff organized event where students take on the personalities of a certain person who has been remarkably influential in their respective culture. Students who are enrolled in any language class must participate in this event, as we...

Student Leadership Shown Through School Walkout

Student Leadership Shown Through School Walkout

Amanda Nagel, Reporter

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On Wednesday, March 14th at 10:00am, students all over the country stood up from their classes and walked out of school. This was the one month anniversary of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 students and educators. High schoolers across the country were hopi...

Coffee House Showcases Talent Within MSHS

Coffee House Showcases Talent Within MSHS

Allie Robbins, Senoir Reporter

March 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Performing Arts, Showcase

The Coffee House is an annual event hosted by the Mustang Thespian Society that not only displays and showcases talented members but also depicts the dedication and hard work the student put in to their performance. The show kicked off with Nathan Plush (12) performing "Hurt" by Johnny Cash. It wa...

Girls’ Basketball Finishes the Season Narrowly Missing State

Girls’ Basketball Finishes the Season Narrowly Missing State

Sophia Mckeown, Reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Varsity Girl's Basketball took their victory over Florence and Buena Vista last weekend at Districts and carried it with them three hours to La Jara. At Centauri High School, 32 teams competed in Regionals in hopes of ending up in the top eight to qualify for state. The Mustangs first game was aga...

Girls’ Basketball Pull Off a Miraculous Win

Girls’ Basketball Pull Off a Miraculous Win

Sophia Mckeown, Reporter

March 1, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Manitou Springs High School's (MSHS) Girls' Varsity Basketball team traveled to district tournaments at Pueblo Central last Friday, Feb, 23rd. JV ended the week, before but varsity continued on, beating James Irwin for their last regular season game. To determine placing for the district tournament, ...

Stevens Sisters Finish Swim Season Hand in Hand

Stevens Sisters Finish Swim Season Hand in Hand

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

Sage (12) and Coco (10) Stevens have a long history in the water. Whether it's competing in synchronized swimming, or racing the Manitou Springs High School Swim and Dive team, they have always had a passion for swimming. It all started with their mother, Molly Stevens, a devout swimmer in her high ...

Swim Loses Undefeated Title to Kent Denver Duel

Swim Loses Undefeated Title to Kent Denver Duel

Mia Heiniger, Reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Girl’s Swim team lost the meet against Kent Denver on January 17th, loosing their streak of being undefeated in duel meets in the 3A League. Manitou scored 64 points, while Kent Denver scored 121 points. With winter weather comes inevitable sickness, and during...

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