Your guide to Red/White week 2015


Kate Hatter

For your convenience, you will be able to access all of Manual RedEye’s Red/White Week coverage at This year, our content will go beyond just daily recaps of the different theme days–we’ll be posting features, photo galleries, videos, interactive multimedia and more. Right now, you can use that link to check out coverage from spirit weeks of years past, and stay tuned for our first 2015 Red/White week post tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m.

In celebration of this 123rd edition of the Old Rivalry, consider your personal hub for all things Red/White week! We hope that this page will provide an easy forum for parents, students, teachers, alumni and community members to learn about and engage with the Manual-Male rivalry online.

Here’s a quick rundown of what you can expect at school this upcoming week:

Monday, Oct. 19
Theme: Pajama Day
Event: Ramstock (2:30 to 4 p.m. in the courtyard)–rainout day is Thursday, Oct. 22

Tuesday, Oct. 22
Theme: Dynamic Duo Day
Event: Poetry Slam/Rap Battle (2:30 p.m. in the YPAS Experimental Theater)

Wednesday, Oct. 21
Theme: Class Theme Day (Freedom Freshmen, Storybook Sophomores, Manual Strong Juniors and Spartan Seniors)
Event: Carnival/Olympics (2:20 to 3:30 p.m) and PowderPuff game (5:30 p.m. at Manual Stadium)

Thursday, Oct. 22
Theme: Doomsday (black out)
Event: Bulldog Burial (6:50 to 7:10 a.m. in Center Hall)

Friday, Oct. 23
Theme: Spirit Day (Manual spirit wear)
Event: Pep Rally (1:10 to 2:20 p.m. in large gym) and Old Rivalry game (7:30 p.m. at Manual Stadium)