MSHS Wrestlers Learn From the Supportive Atmosphere of the State Tournament

Emmett Wolfe (11) prepares to shoot on his opponent.

Ben Schwartz, Photo Editor

February 27, 2020

This year’s Wrestling  State was a whole different beast compared to past State Tournaments. While the outcome of the matches may have been cut and dry, for many, the State Tournament reflected moments and lessons learned both on and off the mat throughout the season. Chloe Donegan (11), who...

MSHS Wrestling crushes Sand Creek at Manitou Senior Night

Connor Durfee (10) works to roll his Sand Creek opponent onto his back for a pin.

Ben Schwartz, Photo Editor

February 10, 2020

January 29th saw the Manitou Wrestling Team dominating the duel at home against the Sand Creek Scorpions. The final team score was 42-24 with a decisive victory for the Mustangs. This win was a fitting accompaniment to the Manitou Springs Wrestling Senior Night, which recognized Manitou’s three senio...

Winter Sports Preview: Wrestling

Winter Sports Preview: Wrestling

Samuel Richardson, Photo Editor

December 9, 2019

Wrestling season is finally starting, and this 2019-2020 season is going to be the biggest for a few dedicated seniors who plan on competing in college. Wrestling is the most vital sport to learn takedown techniques for self-defense. Wrestling requires a serious amount of discipline and respect for your...

This Homecoming Was Dino-Mite

Melissa MacDonald (12) cheers to the crowd as she walks the streets of Manitou during the Homecoming parade.

Ben Schwartz, Photo Editor

September 23, 2019

  Homecoming week was a huge hit at Manitou Springs High School this year. The week was fun-filled and action-packed with a mix of classic homecoming activities all centered around the theme Jurassic Park. Every day there was a new event: a hallway decorating contest, dress-up days, a drive-in m...

Mustangs Fall Short to Valley at Homecoming Game

Sophomore Tate Christian sprints down the field, eluding multiple Valley defenders along the way.

Zak Talbot, Copy Editor

September 20, 2019

There are few weeks in a year where an entire city shifts its focus to one thing, and even fewer when the focus isn’t a holiday. Although, in a way, homecoming is a holiday to the city of Manitou Springs, and the feeling of excitement and anticipation yet again filled the atmosphere of the tow...

Wrestling Regionals: Make It Or Break It

 Byrd McCarley (12) and Ceasar Sanchez (12) are both shooting to make it to 2019 Wrestling State. They will have the Regionals meet to make that goal reality.

Allie Robbins, Photography Editor

February 19, 2019

All Manitou Springs High School Varsity Wrestlers will be heading to Regionals on February 15th and 16th. This is a state qualifying meet where the top four placers in each individual weight category will wrestle next week in the Pepsi Center. Seniors and returning state qualifiers Byrd McCarley (12)...

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