• May 7Green and Gold Day at MSHS on May 15th from 8:30 am- 3:00 pm.

  • May 7Senior Breakfast at MSHS on May 15th from 7-8 pm.

  • May 7Dance Recital at MSES on May 7 from 7-8 pm.

  • May 1Senior's Last Day on May 10th!!

Wrestling Regionals: Make It Or Break It

Wrestling Regionals: Make It Or Break It

Allie Robbins, Photography Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

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)...

Wrestling Hosts Last Home Meet and Honors Seniors

Wrestling Hosts Last Home Meet and Honors Seniors

Allie Robbins, Photo Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Manitou Springs High School not only hosted a quad-match–four teams going against each other– on January 25th but also recognized the seniors on the team: Manager Becca Borst, Caleb Edwards, Ceaser Sanchez and Byrd McCarley. The night started with honoring the parents and the seniors on the team. ...

Wrestling Preview: Underclassmen Girls Bring New Talent to the Team

Wrestling Preview: Underclassmen Girls Bring New Talent to the Team

Kayla Hendricks, Junior Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

As it gets closer to winter, MSHS Wrestlers continue to train in the preseason. This year there are two girls joining the team for the first time in two years: Lainie Thomas (9) and Chloe Donegan (10). The coaches– Stryker Lane and Paul Bonner– don’t treat the girls any different fro...

Seniors Qualify For State Two Years in a Row

Seniors Qualify For State Two Years in a Row

Alyssa Prince, Reporter

February 24, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Seniors Atticus Fredrickson and Julian Sanchez both qualified for the State Tournament last year and continued their legacy this year when they qualified at Regionals. Fredrickson placed third while Sanchez took home a win, securing them both spots in the brackets for State this past weekend, February...

Wrestling Sees Success at Regionals

Wrestling Sees Success at Regionals

Lizzy Anderson, Reporter

February 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

Wrestling regionals took place on February 10 and 11. Atticus Fredrickson (12) started his season late, but it only motivated him to be better. “As a season as a whole it has been pretty good for me successful,” he said. Fredrickson took 3rd place overall, which qualifies him for state, and has a 17-7 ...

Wrestling Team Puts on Fundraiser

Wrestling Team Puts on Fundraiser

Hanny Chairunnisa, Reporter

February 2, 2017


Filed under News

The Manitou wrestling team put on a fundraising event on Sunday, Jan. 29 at Adam's Mountain Cafe. The cafe belongs to Atticus Fredrickson's (12) mother, Farley McDunnough. The fundraiser started at 8am and ended at 3pm.  Around 500-600 customers came to the fundraising event and donated their money to...

Manitou Wrestling Loses Momentum in Meet Against Palmer

Manitou Wrestling Loses Momentum in Meet Against Palmer

Alyssa Prince, Reporter

January 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The wrestling team went against Palmer on Tuesday, January 17. Palmer won by 6 points due to having the majority of their participants forfeit, since Manitou had no competitors for their specific weight class to go against. The forfeits resulted in a short, bittersweet last home meet for the teams'...

First Wrestling Tournament Meets Expectations

First Wrestling Tournament Meets Expectations

Joshua Shaw, Reporter

December 9, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Manitou Springs wrestling's first tournament was held on Saturday, December 3. Manitou ended up placing 8th, with only a seven man roster. Star wrestler, Julian Sanchez, managed to come out with 1st place despite losing in a previous match. When asked how he prepared differently for this tournament...

First Home Wrestling Match Sets Season Tone

First Home Wrestling Match Sets Season Tone

Mo Heinger, Reporter

December 6, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Commencing at 6:00pm in Manitou's Jack Willie Gym, Thursday's duel meet against Sand Creek set the tone for the season. With a majority of the team being returners to the high school program, the audience had an idea of what the evening would entail. The Sand Creek Scorpions outnumbered the Mustang...

Preview: Wrestlers Enter Season with High Standards and Higher Expectations

Preview: Wrestlers Enter Season with High Standards and Higher Expectations

Mo Heiniger, Reporter

December 6, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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.

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