• April 17The Tri-Peaks League Art Show opens on April 19 at Fountain Valley at 5 p.m.

  • April 12Baseball (H) vs. CSCS on April 20th from 11am-3pm.

  • April 12The MSHS Musical will be at the MSES on April 19th and April 20th from 7-10pm.

  • April 12Girl's Soccer game (H) vs. Salida on April 18 from 4-8pm.

  • April 12Soccer dinner in the MSHS commons on April 17 from 5-7pm.

Soccer Rivalry Continues Against St. Mary’s

Soccer Rivalry Continues Against St. Mary’s

Clover Bernard, Senior Reporter

April 17, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday, March 9th, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Girls' Soccer Team went head to head with St. Mary’s High School Girls' Soccer Team. Throughout the years, St. Mary’s has been a huge rival for MSHS in athletics. Both schools always go head to head in important games and championships....

Baseball Finishes Strong Into Spring Break With Tournament Success

Baseball Finishes Strong Into Spring Break With Tournament Success

Maya Berns, Business Manager

April 3, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

As the baseball season goes by and more games are around the corner, the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) Boys' Varsity Baseball Team is working hard to get a good connection that reflects their playing on the field. On Wednesday, March 20, the MSHS Baseball Team began playing in a three-day day ...

Baseball Victorious in Opening Day Game

Baseball Victorious in Opening Day Game

Zak Talbot, Sports Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under News, Scroll Bar, Sports

With the fresh smell of grass and the perfection of the baselines, high school baseball season is officially in full swing for Manitou Springs High School (MSHS). The Mustangs opened their season against Evangelical Christian Academy at home on Tuesday, March 12th. The starting roster saw many old faces...

Boys’ Basketball Wraps Up Season With Banquet

Boys’ Basketball Wraps Up Season With Banquet

Oda Tiller-Brattebø, Senior Reporter

March 19, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The 11th of March, the annual Manitou Springs High School Boys Basketball Banquet was held at the MSHS Commons. The banquet was held to honor and shine a light on specific people on the team who have stood out this last year. When the boys first got to the banquet they all ate food and socialize...

Manitou Baseball in Full Swing as Tryouts Begin

Manitou Baseball in Full Swing as Tryouts Begin

Zak Talbot, Sports Editor

March 7, 2019


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

As the true Colorado winter blows in, Spring sports are now in full swing at Manitou Springs High School (MSHS). As the snow melts off the diamond and the outfield grass becomes green again, the 2019 baseball team takes the field with eager eyes and high hopes for the coming season. With tryouts beginning...

MSHS Swim Team Makes History at State Meet

MSHS Swim Team Makes History at State Meet

Maya Berns, Business Manager

February 27, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As winter sports come to an end, teams all around the state are putting in hard work in order to get a spot at State competitions. Manitou Springs High School's Girls' Swim Team is no exception. Through hard work and lots of vigorous practice, nine members of the team got a chance to showcase their...

The Superior Sport: Skiing vs. Snowboarding

The Superior Sport: Skiing vs. Snowboarding

Samuel Richardson and Lance Warner

February 25, 2019


Filed under Opinions, Scroll Bar

Colorado is home to a section of the most beautiful mountain range in all of North America. Snowsports are a significant part of the culture around the region, which makes residents question which style is superior. They’re multiple factors that make both skiing and snowboarding unique. Reasons such...

Caileen Sienknecht’s Last Year On the Court and Field

Caileen Sienknecht’s Last Year On the Court and Field

Giulia Vidossi and Ashlyn Thomson

February 25, 2019


Filed under News, Scroll Bar, Sports

For senior athletes at MSHS, this year is their last one. One such athlete is Caileen Sienknecht (12). Sienknecht is a basketball and soccer player, a leader and a stellar student. She is now going through her last season of high school sports. “It’s really sad because everything is going to ...

Three Strikes and You’re Out

Three Strikes and You’re Out

Madi March and Paige Laurie

February 25, 2019


Filed under News, Scroll Bar

Student-athletes– some of the students contributing to the pride and joy of Manitou Springs– are held to a higher standard than most of their peers. Meant to be symbols of responsibility and examples of good citizens, some athletes fall short of those goals and fall victim to the Three Strike Poli...

A Season To Remember: A Look at Girls’ Soccer in 2019

A Season To Remember: A Look at Girls’ Soccer in 2019

Riley Cluxton, Senior Reporter

February 22, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

Caileen Sienknecht (12) and Ava Spangler (12) are two of the three Varsity Team Captains for the 2019 season. This is Spangler's second year as a captain, and she's been starting Varsity soccer since her freshman year. Captains and seniors have many more responsibilities than underclassmen, such...

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