Winter Sports Preview: Boys’ Basketball

Winter Sports Preview: Boys' Basketball

Aniah Olson, Senior Reporter

December 12, 2019

The Manitou Springs Boys' Basketball team is nonetheless pumped for this year’s winter ball season. As usual, there were open gyms held in the midst of the concluding fall sports season to squeeze in as much of the sport as possible. This is where the coaches can get a slight feeling of what kind of...

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...

Winter Sports Preview: Girls’ Swim and Dive

Winter Sports Preview: Girls' Swim and Dive

Ben Schwartz, Photo Editor

November 22, 2019

As the start of the Manitou Springs High School (MSHS) swim season draws closer, the eyes of the Manitou community turn towards the activity at the pool. The 2019 swim season is the first year that coaches Sydney Buckley and Whitney Nuci will be taking over from previous swim coach Roy Chaney. Chaney...

Winter Sports Preview: Girls’ Basketball

Winter Sports Preview: Girls' Basketball

Ashlyn Thomson, Copy Editor

November 20, 2019

As fall sports come to an end, the season for Manitou Girls' Basketball is beginning quickly. With coaches Justin Armour, Jessie Nunley and Amy Schofield, the girls are becoming more prepared for their upcoming season. Through the preseason, the Mustangs were getting ready to try out and to start playing...

Cheer Preview: There’s No “I” in Team

Bri Anderson (11) has a dance background that helps her with her success on the cheer team. She is one of the upperclassman on the team, which means she is a leader to others.

Parker Smith, Production Editor

November 27, 2018

The 2018-2019 Manitou Springs High School Cheerleading team is full of excitement and chemistry between the coaches and players. This new season differs from what one might see at other sports competitions. The competition season is based around impressing judges to beat out other teams. The sport...

Girls’ Basketball Preview: Senior Girls Shoot for Captain Slot

Bridget Bodor (12) and Caileen Sienknecht (12) are two leaders on the team. They've been playing the sport since they were middle schoolers and plan to end start their last strong.

Maya Berns, Buisness Manager

November 16, 2018

As fall sports are coming to an end, preseason for the winter sports is quickly approaching. MSHS Girls' Basketball is one of those. Throughout the years, the girls have come in hot with their basketball skills. With Justin Armor and Amelia Schofield as the coaches, the girls are showing a great p...

Preview: Wrestlers Enter Season with High Standards and Higher Expectations

Mr. Bonner, one of the wrestling coaches, discusses tactics and performance with Ceasar Sanchez (10).

Mo Heiniger, Reporter

December 6, 2016

After a change in leadership and a size shift in this year's team, the Manitou Springs Wrestling Program has high expectations that they demand to meet. Each team member is working in their own way to better themselves and improve the team as the season continues.

Winter Sports Preview: Boys Basketball Seeks To Exceed Expectations

Steve Jensen (11)  likes to scare his opponents with his growl. Jensen started playing basketball in 7th grade, and hopes to get some double-doubles this season, but also to help his teammates to succeed.

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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