• September 15The bonfire is Thursday the 21st at 8 p.m. at the Middle School Upper Activity Area.

  • July 30The Homecoming Parade will be on Friday at 1:30 p.m. on Manitou Avenue.

  • July 30Both the Volleyball and Boys Soccer teams play James Irwin on Sept. 19 at Home.

Boys Basketball Falls to Sterling

Boys Basketball Falls to Sterling

Alyssa Prince, Reporter

March 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

The Manitou Mustangs faced a hard, final loss against Sterling's Tigers last night at the state tournament Great 8 game, ending a phenomenal season. The boys led going into the second quarter, and fell behind by six going into halftime. As Sterling picked up momentum in the second half, Manitou battled...

Girls Basketball Breezes Over Buena Vista

Girls Basketball Breezes Over Buena Vista

Alyssa Prince, Reporter

February 14, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Mustangs girls basketball team swept the Buena Vista Demons away on Saturday, February 11 at a home conference game. Manitou beat Buena Vista by nearly 50 points. The Mustangs were expecting an easy win when they led into the second half 43-10. Shelby Megyeri (12) came close to scoring...

Girls’ Basketball Places Second in State Finals

Girls’ Basketball Places Second in State Finals

Zach McGee, Reporter

March 15, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After the State tournament concluded at the Denver Coliseum on March 12, the Manitou Springs Mustangs brought home a second place trophy. This is the highest place achieved in state level by any Manitou Springs Girls' Basketball team in the school's history. The game was hard-fought with neither team ever ...

Preview: Regional Tournament: Boys’ and Girls’ Varsity Basketball

Preview: Regional Tournament: Boys’ and Girls’ Varsity Basketball

Zach McGee, Reporter

March 4, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Manitou Springs Boys' and Girls' Varsity Basketball teams have continued to advance through their seasons. Both teams preformed extremely well at Districts and will continue their seasons at the Regional Tournament. Manitou will be hosting these regional tournaments. At Districts, Manit...

Preview: Basketball vs. Colorado Springs Christian School

Preview: Basketball vs. Colorado Springs Christian School

James Baker, Reporter

February 15, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

League rivals Colorado Springs Christian School (CSCS: 14-4) and Manitou Springs High School (MSHS: 16-1) face off at CSCS' gym today, February 15. Both teams sit atop the Boys' Tri-Peaks league, with MSHS first and CSCS second. Each team is coming off wins this weekend. Manitou beat Dolo...

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...

Girls’ Basketball Cruise For First Win

Girls’ Basketball Cruise For First Win

Theodore Weiss, Senior Reporter

December 3, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Unsurprisingly, the Manitou Mustang Girls' Varsity Basketball (1-0) cruised to a 74-34 win over Machebuff (0-1) at home on Wednesday, December 2. The number one team 3A Girls Basketball Team coming into the season ranked by CHSAA (Colorado High School Activity Association) started off slow and the...

Mustangs advance to semi-finals after tight game

Mustangs advance to semi-finals after tight game

William Dillinder and Leland Spangler

March 13, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

    Last night the Mustangs defeated Eaton in the state quarter finals. The fourth seeded Manitou fought an extremely close game against the fifth seeded Eaton Reds. The score never wavered past a 4 point lead for either team. The entire game had been series after series of h...

Girls’ basketball to play Eaton tonight at Great 8

Girls’ basketball to play Eaton tonight at Great 8

Lizzy Anderson, writer

March 12, 2015


Filed under Sports

March 12-14 the best basketball teams from  across the state compete to win the state title. The Manitou Springs Girls' Basketball  team plays Eaton High School tonight in the Great 8 round. Manitou has a record of 22-2. Manitou is ranked fourth in 3a, Eaton is ranked fifth. If Manitou defeats Eaton, then they shall move for...

Lady Mustangs’ big win against Jefferson Academy and Valley

Lady Mustangs’ big win against Jefferson Academy and Valley

Hunter Sherraden and Lizzy Anderson

March 12, 2015


Filed under Sports

  It is well known throughout the state that the Manitou Mustangs are a force to be reckoned with. On Friday, March 6th and Saturday, March 7th, the Lady Mustangs dominated both Jefferson Academy and Valley as they head into the state tournament. Friday's score was 47-28, with the Mustangs walki...

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