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Defending state champion La Junta blows past Manitou Springs

Updated: Fri, Oct 6, 2017

On Friday, Manitou Springs football faced its biggest, baddest competition this year.

In the end, the Mustangs humbly...

Thursday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer volleyball thumps Vista Ridge, extend winning streak to 44 wins

Updated: Thu, Oct 5, 2017


Liberty 11, Palmer 1

At Liberty: Gabrielle Hoyt went 3 for 3 with four...

David Ramsey: Manitou's Mustangs defeat Englewood's highly unruly Pirates

Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017

Englewood had been driving for nine minutes, and the gloom was thickening for Manitou Springs.

The Mustangs had lost...

Thursday's prep roundup: Rampart downs Liberty in softball

Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017


Rampart 13, Liberty 3, 5 innings

At Liberty: The Rams didn’t get things...

Manitou Springs outlasts St. Mary's

Updated: Sat, Sep 2, 2017

It didn’t matter that the Manitou Springs football team faced a squad that hadn’t captured a win in three years.

Longtime Palmer Ridge athletic director Porter takes post at Coronado

Updated: Wed, Jun 14, 2017

It'll seem like old times for Jim Porter.

Soon, he'll oversee an athletics program and work alongside football coach...

Football state playoff brackets

Updated: Sun, Nov 6, 2016

The 6-man football playoffs open this week. 

Here's a look at the state tournament bracket.

Friday's prep roundup: Peyton football advances to 1A quarterfinals

Updated: Sat, Nov 5, 2016


1A Playoffs, First Round

Peyton 16, Limon 7

At Peyton: Pikes Peak 2A and Below No. 1 Peyton...

Prep football update: Class 2A postseason fields 3 Colorado Springs-area teams

Updated: Mon, Oct 31, 2016

Class 2A postseason fields three area teams

The Classical Academy treated Friday's 59-34 win over Manitou Springs...

The Gazette's prep football game of the week: Manitou Springs at The Classical Academy

Updated: Wed, Oct 26, 2016

The Classical Academy players lined up in practice Wednesday, offense vs. defense. The only thing missing was a...

Prep football RPI rankings through Week 8

Updated: Mon, Oct 24, 2016

The Colorado high school football RPI rankings through Week 8 were released. 

The rankings will determine...

Prep football follow: Manitou Springs rallies to win after late-game trickery

Updated: Sun, Oct 16, 2016

Manitou Springs rallies to win after late-game trickery

The Mustangs (6-1, 2-1 2A Tri-Peaks) picked up a first down...

Prep football follow: Wyatt Lee making the most of his final season with Peyton

Published: Sun, Oct 9, 2016

Lee making the most of his final season with Peyton

Wyatt Lee had 168 rushing yards and two touchdowns on just four...

David Ramsey: Manitou Springs football dominates as teens embrace antique single-wing offense

Updated: Wed, Oct 5, 2016

On a sunny afternoon at a football field overlooking Manitou Springs, a 17-year-old halfback and a 79-year-old coach tinker...

Three Pikes Peak-area prep football games to watch in Week 6

Updated: Wed, Oct 5, 2016

It's so nice to be in the full swing of conference play.

Even teams and players seem to be happy about it, happy to...

Prep football follow: Fountain-Fort Carson, Manitou continue winning ways

Updated: Mon, Sep 26, 2016

Fountain-Fort Carson defense finishes off another win

Fountain-Fort Carson coach Jake Novotny challenged his defense...

New era opens in big way as Manitou Springs routs St. Mary's

Updated: Sat, Sep 3, 2016

Manitou Springs is hoping a new era for its football program will bring bigger and better things. It's off to a good...

Game of the Week: Rivals St. Mary's, Manitou Springs kick off season

Updated: Wed, Aug 31, 2016

A Manitou Springs player stepped on to the practice field Tuesday, reminding his teammates how important this year's opener...

Best week-by-week battles in prep football: Liberty-Rampart gets us started

Updated: Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Is it too early to look ahead at the best football games from each week of the high school season?

Certainly not....

Class 2A-6-man football capsules

Updated: Tue, Aug 23, 2016



Manitou Springs

Coach: Cory Archuleta

2015 Record: 3-7, lost in first round...