• September 4The Bonfire is on September 20th at the MSMS upper activity area, around 7:30pm.

  • August 24Homecoming Week is from September 17 through 21.

  • July 30Tomorrow’s dress up day is “Green and Gold Day” which is showing your school spirit.

MSHS Volleyball Earns Their Eighth Win of the Season

MSHS Volleyball Earns Their Eighth Win of the Season

Maya Berns, Buisness Manager

September 17, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

On Tuesday, September 11, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Volleyball team went head to head against the St. Mary’s Pirates. MSHS and St. Mary’s are rival schools and at every event that the two schools compete in, it is bound to be a high spirited and close game. The game on Tuesday did no...

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...

Manitou Swimmers Prepared for New Season

Manitou Swimmers Prepared for New Season

Kaitlyn Davidson, Senior Reporter

April 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year, Manitou swimmers are once again trekking to the Coronado High School pool to start the new boys' swimming season. Manitou has historically been a major contributing factor to Coronado’s past success. In 2016, our own Greg Shaw shattered a 37-year-old pool record for the 100 butterfly. T...

Senior Baseball Player James Baker Reflects on Legacy

Senior Baseball Player James Baker Reflects on Legacy

Aubrey Hall, Student Life Editor

March 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

James Baker (12) has been familiar with the baseball diamond since kindergarten. What began as a family connection has become a strong point of leadership, and as he looks back on his history with the sport as a senior, his connection to his roots and love for the game is ever-present. “I got a str...

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...

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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