The student news site of Manitou Springs High School

The Prospector

The student news site of Manitou Springs High School

The Prospector

The student news site of Manitou Springs High School

The Prospector

The team poses with its first championship trophy since 1990. The change to football in the spring made it possible for the team to pick up basketball players Joah Armour, Isaiah Thomas, and Caleb Allen.

Football takes State!!!

Gideon Aigner, Guest Writer May 17, 2021

On May 14th, 2021, the Manitou Springs football team played their first State Championship game in 30 years. This game, played at the CSU-Pueblo Thunderdome caused school to be cut short for the day....

Football plays for 2A state title tomorrow

Football plays for 2A state title tomorrow

Gideon Aigner, Guest Reporter May 13, 2021

The MSHS variety football team heads to CSU Pueblo tomorrow to play in the class 2A spring state championship game against Flatirons Academy after beating Buena Vista last week. In this COVID shortened...

THREE! Senior Thor Flett takes the open three against James Irwin while the James Irwin bench and fans look on.

Reflection: On the road to the final four

Gideon Aigner, Guest Writer May 12, 2021

I remember day one of practice. I walk into the gym, sit down and take a look around. Most faces are familiar, some are not. And that’s perfectly fine. As I marvel at the machine that keeps...

CELEBRATION ENSUES.  After the fans rushed the snowy field, Varsity celebrated in the snow.

Boys Soccer makes HISTORY

Gideon Aigner, Guest Writer April 16, 2021

Manitou Springs High School was founded in 1938, and the first class was held in the building where the elementary school is located now. Thousands of students have walked through those doors, along with...

An open letter to CHSAA

An open letter to CHSAA

Katy Vance, Guest Writer March 1, 2021

Good Afternoon: My name is Katy Vance. I am a junior attending Manitou Springs High School. I play volleyball and have aspirations of playing in college. I am writing to you about the high...

The Manitou Pool is back in business with Girls Swim.

Girls Swim motivated for the season

Eliana Dutil, Reporter January 29, 2021

Despite the turbulent school year it is finally time to celebrate because winter sports have been cleared. All year athletes have been waiting in anticipation to hear about their sport(s) and whether or...

Wearing masks during sports can be dangerous

Wearing masks during sports can be dangerous

Matt Davis, Guest Writer January 27, 2021

People lately have been more cautious when it comes to sports because of the Corona Virus, however, there are still sports going on from the professional level, all the way down to the high school...

Senior leaders Lexi Harper, Malia Glass, and Sophie McKeown are ready for their first game on Thursday!

Girls basketball ready to compete Thursday

Flor Breuer, Reporter January 27, 2021

As the upcoming sports season rolls in many students are looking forward to being able to get out on the court and be active. “I am looking forward to finally getting back on the court and playing...

Bradyn Dowling (9) wrestles State qualifier Terry Lindh (11) at practice last week.

Wrestling a way into the season

Jalen Lindh, Reporter January 25, 2021

The last year has been really a tough one: putting people out of jobs, excluding people from seeing friends and family, being forced to stay inside. But finally, the new year has come, and it seems that...

Finally, Cheer is back

Finally, Cheer is back

Jack Embery, Reporter January 22, 2021

After a long wait and anticipation from all the student-athletes at Manitou Springs High School, the B Season sports began Monday, January 18th. Cheer was one of those. “Typically by this time of the...

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