MSHS Cheer Team Takes On State

MSHS Cheer Team Takes On State

Mady Caywood, Senior Reporter

December 13, 2019

On Friday, December 6th, 2019, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Cheer team performed at the Denver Coliseum for the State Cheer competition. The MSHS cheer team has been working for months to perfect a routine dazzling enough to try and win a State Title. For the past few years, the MSHS team has...

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...

We Dig the Senior Lady Mustangs: Senior Night

We Dig the Senior Lady Mustangs: Senior Night

Ashlyn Thomson, Copy Editor

November 5, 2019

On Oct. 31, Halloween night, family, friends and supporters of the Manitou volleyball team came together to celebrate seniors Sara Welsch and captains Maddie Kelly and Teagan Nevada as they played their final home game as Lady Mustangs along with their senior manager, Breanna Falton. All seniors play...

Boys’ Soccer Win Against Saint Mary’s Sets the Tone for Playoffs

Boys’ Soccer Win Against Saint Mary’s Sets the Tone for Playoffs

Mady Caywood, Senior Reporter

October 25, 2019

On Tuesday, Oct. 22, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) boys’ soccer team played against their rival school, Saint Mary’s, in a captivating game. Every year, Manitou looks forward to playing Saint Mary’s in every sport and the games have always drawn a large crowd of students, parents and community...

Henry Ilyasova to Represent Manitou Springs at State Cross Country Meet

Henry Ilyasova to Represent Manitou Springs at State Cross Country Meet

Zak Talbot, Copy Editor

October 25, 2019

High school athletics offers a lot to those who participate and give their greatest effort. Everyone who braves the physical challenges brought on by sports gain advantages such as mental toughness, leadership skills and much more. Though, only a few get to experience the glory that comes with being...

Mustangs Secure The Rivalry Helmet

Mustangs Secure The Rivalry Helmet

Sam Richardson, Photo Editor

October 5, 2019

Manitou Springs High School secured the helmet that defines the rivalry between the Mustangs and the Saint Mary’s Pirates on Friday, Sept. 27 in a dramatically close game with a score of 16-15.  The Pirates started off with a prayer for both teams and a ribbon-cutting celebration because this wa...

Mustangs Fall Short to Valley at Homecoming Game

Mustangs Fall Short to Valley at Homecoming Game

Zak Talbot, Copy Editor

September 20, 2019

There are few weeks in a year where an entire city shifts its focus to one thing, and even fewer when the focus isn’t a holiday. Although, in a way, homecoming is a holiday to the city of Manitou Springs, and the feeling of excitement and anticipation yet again filled the atmosphere of the tow...

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