• 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.

Girls’ Basketball Beats St. Mary’s in Rival Game

Girls’ Basketball Beats St. Mary’s in Rival Game

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter

February 13, 2016


Filed under Sports

  Tensions were high on court as the undefeated teams prepared to play and the crowd packed the stands. Both teams had their reputations and rankings on the line and the pressure was apparent during warmups. The manitou girls didn't shy away from the fierce competition and instead dealt with...

Manitou Triumphs Over DHPS Scorpions, Maintains Undefeated Streak in League

Manitou Triumphs Over DHPS Scorpions, Maintains Undefeated Streak in League

Aubrey Hall, Photography Editor

February 13, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Going into the game against the Delores Huerta Scorpions on Friday, February 12, Manitou's boys' varsity basketball team had not lost a game in two months. This was a streak that they have since continued to maintain. The evening got off to an exciting start after Lucas Rodholm (11) made a slam...

Boys’ Basketball Successful in Rival Game

Boys’ Basketball Successful in Rival Game

Sage Stevens, Reporter

February 11, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The game against Manitou Springs High School's rivals, St. Mary's, on Tuesday, February 9, ended with a win for the Mustangs. The boys' varsity team won against St. Mary's 43 to 35. The boys' team holds a record of 15 wins to one loss, with 13 wins in a row. The St. Mary's game was highly anticipa...

Winter Sports Profile: Dolloff-Holt Sisters Prep for State Competition

Winter Sports Profile: Dolloff-Holt Sisters Prep for State Competition

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter

February 11, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The sister star duo, Sydney (9) and Emily (11) Dolloff-Holt , has been in the attention of media since they started swimming competitively at the young ages of 5 and 6, and have been going to state level competitions for as long as they can remember. The girls swim year-round at the local Manitou P...

Wrestling Hoping to Send Three Athletes to State Competition

Wrestling Hoping to Send Three Athletes to State Competition

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter

February 11, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Regionals, the meet that decides who will be advancing to state, is coming up, and the wrestlers are feeling the pressure. Jonathan Nagel (12), Jacob Rider (12), and Julian Sanchez (11) are probable to get to state.  The top four wrestlers in each weight class will advance to state. Sanchez ...

Soccer Preseason Gives Girls Head Start

Soccer Preseason Gives Girls Head Start

Becca Heiniger, Reporter

February 9, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With soccer season fast approaching, the girls' team made an executive decision to start practicing earlier to ready themselves for the season. In past years, there has rarely been preseason at all and much less one that started this early. This year, the girls want to come in strong. They would rather...

Lady Stangs Out-Perform Competitors at League

Lady Stangs Out-Perform Competitors at League

Kieran Lynch, Swim Correspondent

February 9, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This weekend the Lady Stangs competed at the Tri-Peaks League Championships. This championship meet was very important to many of the Mustangs.  After a second place league finish in 2015, the Mustangs landslide victory on Friday was especially sweet.   Manitou placed first with a score of 450. T...

Girls’ Swim Places First at League

Girls’ Swim Places First at League

Sita Ahlen, Sports and Activities Editor

February 7, 2016


Filed under Sports

After three snow days and no time to practice, the girls' swim team went headstrong into their League competition on Thursday and Friday. The team finished the season 7-1 overall, losing to Cheyenne Mountain, and were undefeated in the Tri-peaks league. They blasted their way to the top on Thurs...

Loss Against Peyton for Wrestling Team

Loss Against Peyton for Wrestling Team

Sarah Bogush and Sita Ahlen

January 28, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday, January 26, Manitou had a brief meet against Peyton, with only 5 matches and a number of forfeits. With four losses and only one match left, Atticus Fredrickson (11) pulled through and won the first few points for Manitou. Due to all of the forfeits, the final score totaled to 30...

Girls’ Swim Excels in Recent Meet

Girls’ Swim Excels in Recent Meet

Sita Ahlen, Sports and Activities Editor

January 28, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs Swim Team, composed of 25 girls, has made considerable strides towards a prosperous season. They are currently and successfully at a 7-1 win-loss ratio overall. Their meet on Wednesday January 26, against Discovery Canyon led affluent outcomes. The end result of 112 vs. 62 held...

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