Preview: Helmet Game versus St. Marys

Preview: Helmet Game versus St. Marys

James Baker, Guest Writer

October 29, 2015

One week after a tough loss to Trinidad (5-3), the Manitou Springs Mustangs football team (2-6) hopes for a different outcome at the end of their rival game with St Mary's (0-8). The Mustangs' head coach, Monte Gutowski, said, "The defense must stop the run, allow zero big plays and execute by the g...

Mustangs Triumph Over Huskies in Homecoming Thriller

Mustangs Triumph Over Huskies in Homecoming Thriller

Sita Ahlen, Senior Reporter

October 14, 2015

This past Friday, October 9, the Manitou Springs Mustangs won their first football game of the season against the Florence Huskies. It was a tight game that kept the crowd, which was larger than usual since it was the Homecoming game, shouting and standing nearly the entire game. Overall, the H...

Hope After Loss for Football Team

Hope After Loss for Football Team

Sita Ahlen, Senior Reporter

September 17, 2015

In honor of 9/11, the game colors were red,white, and blue. The fans filled the bleachers, their faces adorned with decorative paint and patriotic clothing. Yet, the deaths that had plagued the US 14 years ago did not stop the student body from having fun. Parents yelled at refs and students c...

Fall Sports Preview: Football

Fall Sports Preview: Football

Lily Reavis and Aubrey Hall

August 31, 2015

The football team is planning on succeeding more fully this season than they did last season. “We’re hoping to go to State Playoffs this year,” says Riley Manzo (12). In the 2013 season, the team got the feel of competing in the playoffs, and Manzo says that it would mean a lot to the team, c...

Winter Sports Preview: Boys Basketball Seeks To Exceed Expectations

Winter Sports Preview: Boys Basketball Seeks To Exceed Expectations

Ted Weiss, Reporter

December 13, 2014

Steven Jensen (11) has certain ways to dominate the paint for his Manitou Springs Boys Basketball team: "Be mean, be very aggressive, I usually pinch them or poke them with my elbows," but the best way to scare his opponents is his growl, he says. As one of the few upperclassmen on the team he steps up ...

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