• November 29No School on January 21th, Martin Luther King Jr Observance.

  • November 29Girl’s Basketball @ Home on January 22nd from 4:30-5:30pm at MSHS.

  • September 4Wrestling Meet @ Home on January 25th from 4-6pm at MSHS (Senior Night).

  • August 24Neon Dance on January 19th from 8-11pm at MSHS.

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...

Girls Basketball Falls to Rival St. Marys

Girls Basketball Falls to Rival St. Marys

Zak Talbot, Reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs High School Girls' Basketball teams took on their rivals, St. Mary's Pirates, at home on Friday, Jan. 12. Fans from both sides filled the bleachers as students attending to support both schools. Though the Lady Mustangs fought their hardest and held their own, both teams fell to...

Boys’ Basketball Gains First Home Game Win

Boys’ Basketball Gains First Home Game Win

Lizzy Anderson, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Life Editor

December 20, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs Boys' Basketball team had its first home game win against Machebeuf, with a score of 65-52. “It was good to finally get it off our chest, it was frustrating to not get the first couple wins of the season. We get to continue on to the season and improve from there," said Cole...

Cross Country Narrowly Misses State at Regionals

Cross Country Narrowly Misses State at Regionals

Kaitlyn Davidson, Senior Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Cross Country team ran Regionals at Shining Mountain Golf Course in Woodland Park. Going in with high expectations, Naiya Budler (12) was focused on the team making state. "We really need to put our best performances today because there are really, really tough...

MSHS Volleyball Rises to Fourth in 3A Rankings

MSHS Volleyball Rises to Fourth in 3A Rankings

Riley Cluxton, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under News, Sports

On Tuesday, October 3rd, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Volleyball teams played against Vanguard High School. Varsity won against Vanguard with a score of 3-1. "(This game) was definitely not our best game. We could have done more by communicating better with each other and not playing ...

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