MSHS Swim & Dive Win Their First Home Meet

MSHS Swim & Dive Win Their First Home Meet

Aliah Char, Photo/Copy Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs High School Girls' Swim & Dive team crushed their first tri-meet of the season. The swimmers won eleven out of the twelve races against La Junta and Englewood on November 28th at the Manitou Pool. Sophia Cirko (10), Sydney Dolloff-Holt (12), Kaitlyn Cashdollar (12...

A Crash Course on Consequences

A Crash Course on Consequences

Paige and Parker Laurie, Junior Reporters

December 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Driving Smart is always a good choice, but what could the consequences of bad driving really be? Student Council answered that question during their DriveSmart week. Kicking off with a carnival on November 16, crash dummies, VR aids, and drunk goggles gave students a taste of what bad driving can be...

How to Deal with Different Political Views

How to Deal with Different Political Views

Logan Spicer, Junior Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Seeing loved ones during the holidays can be stressful. Often times, political discussions seem almost unavoidable these days. What should be a fun family gathering can turn into what feels like a war. For some, it can be a struggle to balance your own views, alongside others. Here are some of the best ways to ...

First College Signing of the Year

First College Signing of the Year

Avery Olson, Junior Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

On November 14th, McKayla Cully (12) signed for volleyball at Lander University in South Carolina. “It’s basically my home away from home,” said Cully. “ I did a lot of college tours and campus visits and sent all my stuff out to the college. I worked really hard for this.” All of Cully’s fr...

Girls’ Volleyball Banquet Marks the End of the Season

Girls’ Volleyball Banquet Marks the End of the Season

Maya Berns, Buisness Manager

December 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday, November 30, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Girls' Volleyball team enjoyed their final volleyball event of the 2018 season. At their banquet, they celebrated victories and losses. Most banquets involve funny moments, sad moments, and memories that the team made as a family. For many...

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...

Knowledge Bowl Films for Matchwits

Knowledge Bowl Films for Matchwits

Mackenna Yount, Copy Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under News, Scroll Bar, Showcase

On Friday, November 2, 2018, the Knowledge Bowl team traveled to Pueblo to film for an episode of Matchwits on Rocky Mountain PBS. Matchwits is a high school quiz show in which teams from high schools all over Colorado compete in three rounds of trivia with an additional tiebreaker round it needed. ...

Shooting Hoops to Help the Homeless

Shooting Hoops to Help the Homeless

Paige Laurie, Junior Reporter

November 16, 2018


Filed under News, Scroll Bar, Showcase

On Wednesday, October 24, Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) hosted the Student vs. Staff Basketball Game. The list to sign up was quickly filled. Sadly, just two days before the game it was revealed that students who wanted to play basketball for MSHS in the winter season weren’t allowed to pa...

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...

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