TSA Rocks State

//EMMA FRIESEN// Amongst thousands of high schoolers from all over Colorado, Mountain Vista’s Technology Students Association shone as one of the top competitors at the state competition on Feb. 23-25. With over nineteen people going to nationals and the team taking fourth overall, Vista competed phenomenally and represented their school with pride. “I am so […]

Preview: DECA State

//BEN YOSHIDA & JETT CROWSON// This weekend, DECA will be competing in their state competition, going up against the best schools in Colorado. The event will be held at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs. Mountain Vista is sending 74 of their best competitors, participating in various event categories. Many are new members eager to compete, […]

PHOTOS: Mock Trial Districs Competition

//CHARLIE FU// The Mock Trial Districts Competition spanned over the past Friday and Saturday on Feb. 10 and 11 at the Douglas County Justice Center. Vista’s two teams each performed in four rounds of Mock Trial competition.  Each round consisted of a 2-3 hour civil trial with an actual District Court Judge in a real courtroom […]

Battle of the Books

//ANDIE SRDOC// Over the weekend, seven Douglas County high schools competed in the Battle of the Books competition at the Parker library. This is a competition where teams from different schools pull together and come up with a list of books they want to read. From there, a book is selected from ten separate genres […]

Sophomore Wins Speech and Debate Triple Crown for the First Time in Vista History

//CAITLIN ENGLISH// (Photo courtesy of Shannon Vance.) On Dec. 20, the Mountain Vista Speech and Debate team participated in the 57th Annual Golden-Mullen Tournament at Golden High School. With 27 schools in the competition, 21 students from Vista’s Speech and Debate team competed and brought home various awards. 10 students placed in the semi-finals, four […]

Boys Cross Country Wins California Invitational

//CAITLIN ENGLISH// Photo courtesy: Kimberly Romine This past weekend, the Mountain Vista (MV) varsity boys cross country team participated in the Woodbridge Cross Country Invitational in Irvine, California. The team was led by senior Josh Romine and junior Carter Dillon who placed ninth and eleventh overall. “It’s definitely a great win, but it’s just a […]