• September 15The Blood Drive is on Wednesday the 18th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the old gym.

  • July 30Football will play at Salida on Friday at 7 p.m.

  • July 30MSHS Knowledge Bowl is hosting a meet this Saturday starting at 8 a.m.

KKTV “Play of the Week” Goes to Manitou Football

KKTV “Play of the Week” Goes to Manitou Football

Maddie Kelly, Reporter

October 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

Last Friday, the Mustangs played the Florence Huskies. KKTV, a local news station, always showcases a "Play of the Week" for high school football. This week, Manitou's Cole Sienknecht (11) and Lucas Rodholm (12) made that play. Sienknecht is the quarter back and he passed the ball to Lucas. The...

Annual Regional Cross Country Meet Brings Powerhouse Teams

Annual Regional Cross Country Meet Brings Powerhouse Teams

David Misyura, Reporter

October 25, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ayjkkijrwGo Reaching the critical point of regionals on the 20th of October, Manitou's cross country team made great strides in effort and spirit. This was a crucial meet for the team because their performance determined whether or not they'd be going to state, ultimately...

Manitou Football Victorious in Tight Game Against Salida

Manitou Football Victorious in Tight Game Against Salida

October 21, 2016


Filed under Sports

On Friday, October 14, Manitou fans gathered at MSHS’ home field, eager to see whether the Mustangs would be able to pull off a win one week after their winning record had been lost in a 40-to-nothing blowout against La Junta. Their opponent was Salida, who came into the game with a  2-4 record overall. Within...

Mustang Volleyball: Manitou vs La Junta

Mustang Volleyball: Manitou vs La Junta

Talia Traxler, Reporter

October 18, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Thursday, October 13, Manitou Springs High School pushed breast cancer awareness by hosting a "Pink Night" and all Mustang volleyball teams were triumphant over La Junta. The first team to play was the c team who won in the first two matches with scores of 25-20 for the first game and 27-25 for...

Homecoming Week Soccer Match Draws a Crowd

Homecoming Week Soccer Match Draws a Crowd

Mo Heiniger, Reporter

October 4, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs High School boys' soccer teams played against Vanguard at home on Thursday, Sept. 29th. The junior varsity team's game took place first and started at 4:00pm that evening. In the first half, equal efforts on behalf of both teams were made. Both teams were taking shots that were ...

Preview: Homecoming Game Against Lamar

Preview: Homecoming Game Against Lamar

Talia Traxler and Thomas Hudson

September 28, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As Manitou Springs High School prepares for the festivities of homecoming, the clash of orange and green looms on everyone's minds. The Mustangs, led by Cole Sienknecht (12), will be taking on the Lamar Savages this Friday, September 30, at 7pm. Let's look at the matchup. Manitou has started off the...

Cross Country Excels at Coronado Cougar Classic Meet

Cross Country Excels at Coronado Cougar Classic Meet

Sita Ahlen, Sports and Activities Editor

September 27, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Manitou Cross Country attended The Coronado Cougar Classic meet on September 22 at Monument Valley Park. The 5,000 meter race was hosted by Coronado High School and held remarkable results for the Manitou team. The Girls Cross Country team placed first out of seven Division two teams with 47 poin...

Mustangs Win Out in Game Against Faith Christian

Mustangs Win Out in Game Against Faith Christian

Mo Heinger and Becca Heiniger

September 23, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs High School varsity football team competed against the Faith Christian Academy varsity football team at home on Friday, Sept. 16. Not long after the game's start, the Mustangs had earned seven points. This touchdown was scored by Davyn Adamscheck (12) within the first ten minut...

Mustangs Victorious in Annual Helmet Game

Mustangs Victorious in Annual Helmet Game

Talia Traxler, Reporter

September 16, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs Mustangs played rivals St. Mary's Pirates in the annual helmet game on Friday, September 2, which lead to a victory for the Mustangs. Manitou will hold possession of the helmet for another year. The game picked up when the Mustangs scored their first touchdown in the first four...

Boys Varsity Soccer Victorious in Rival Match

Boys Varsity Soccer Victorious in Rival Match

David Misyura, Reporter

September 9, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Manitou varsity soccer faced off its rival, St. Mary's, this Tuesday, and although it seemed as though the Mustangs were losing or caught in a draw at times, Manitou pulled through. It ended with a close score of 3-2. Varsity achieved this with solid touches, passes, and overall teamwork, making...

The student news site of Manitou Springs High School
Sports