2018-2019 Staff

Georgia Dolan

Staff Writer

Georgia Dolan is currently a junior, and is a part of the fall plays and spring musicals, as well as being the Corresponding Secretary for the Student Council. Outside of school, she takes voice lessons and enjoys playing tennis,...

Abigail Esbenshade

Staff Writer

Abigail Esbenshade is currently a senior and enjoys watching a lot of movies and TV shows in her free time, as well as playing many sports, such as tennis, soccer, skiing, and basketball. She also loves photography, and is taking...

Emily Jo

Staff Writer

Emily Jo is currently a freshmen and is a part of the girls' tennis team, Student Council, Femata, and Key Club. She loves music, fashion and her friends. Emily plans on attending college and hopes to go into fashion, child...

Kayla Lloyd

Staff Writer

Shreya Soni

Staff Writer

Shreya Soni is currently a freshman who enjoys dancing, writing, and drawing. Her goals in life are to attend film school, and eventually work for Disney. She has a passion for informing the world on ethical issues, and would...

Alyssa Woodruff

Staff Writer

Alyssa Woodruff is currently a senior in the PHS Marching Band. She enjoys drawing in her free time, and her goal is to become a professional cartoonist or musician.

Tyler Snyder

Student Writer

Nick Spano

Student Writer

A current senior at PHS, Nick enjoys soccer, snowboarding, photography, and videography. His accomplishments include an acceptance from Penn State and Bloomsburg, Varsity Soccer, Fry Cook, and the most likely to be a social media...

Logan Sudholz

Student Writer

Logan is currently a senior at PHS. Her interests are rowing and spending time with friends and family. She plans to attend the University of Miami in the fall as a chemistry major on an athletic scholarship and later attend Medical...

Christiana Thatcher

Student Writer

Christina is currently a senior at PHS. Her interests include sports, music, vegetarianism, traveling, and kickboxing. Her goal is to get more involved in journalism through college.

Marc Sine

Student Writer

Marc is a 12th grader at Pennridge High School. He likes to snowboard and play soccer. His goal is to graduate with a 3.7 or above GPA....

Matthew Sheldon

Student Writer

Alexandra Scarborough

Student Writer

Alexandra is a current senior whose hobbies and interests include Volleyball, horseback riding, hiking, painting & drawing, and kayaking. Her accomplishments include being an FBLA Club member, Volunteering, achieving Distinguished Honors...

Jess Rogers

Student Writer

Jess is currently in grade 12. She is involved in Exec Council, NHS, and Link Crew. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with friends and snuggling her English bulldog, Buddy. She loves reading about science and medicine. ...

Connor Robertson

Student Writer

Connor is currently in grade 12. His interests include: politics, sports, fashion, technology, and medicine. His goals include informing readers in an entertaining fashion....

Jason Roberts

Student Writer

Jessica Tiedeken

Student Writer

Jessica is currently in twelfth grade at PHS. Her goals are to study biology in college and then go on to med school. She also wants to travel the world to experience other cultures. Jessica enjoys running track, cross country,...

Kiley Watson

Student Writer

Kiley is currently a senior at PHS. Her interests include softball for school and a travel team (shortstop), and babysitting kids. She is also involved in NHS. After high school, she will be going to West Chester University to...

Sarah Williams

Student Writer

 A current senior at PHS, Sarah enjoys playing soccer, shopping, spending time at the mountains, baking, and going out with friends. She is committed to playing soccer and studying science at Dickinson College.  She also hopes to study...

Melissa Wilms

Student Writer

Melissa is currently a senior at PHS. Her interests include baking, shopping, drinking coffee, watching hockey, and socializing. Her goals are to build self-confidence and maintain her own clothing store and coffee shop.

Madeline Reim

Student Writer

12th grade I am going to be attending Indiana University of Pennsylvania for family consumer science education. My goal is to graduate there with a bachelors and going into either high school or  middle school education around ...

Sean Yoder

Student Writer

Sean is currently a senior at PHS. He enjoys playing and watching sports, friends, and eating food. He plans to attend the US Naval Academy next fall.

Ashley Pyne

Student Writer

Grade- 12th grade  Hobbies- On Winter and Spring Track and Field teams, executive council, NHS and she loves to travel Goals/Accomplishments- To travel the world and have a successful life...

Makenzy Portney

Student Writer

Grade 12 She is currently working as a cashier at a pharmacy and tutors Spanish. She enjoys political activism, community service, and dance. She plans to go to college for political science and pursue a career in that fie...

Kieran Petrosky

Student Writer

Christian Perrine

Student Writer

Christian is currently a senior at PHS. He enjoys Wrestling, Water Polo, and Photography. His goal this year is to make it to states in Wrestling and do well in his AP studio art class.

Olivia Pennie

Student Writer

Olivia is currently in twelfth grade at PHS. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, especially around holidays. Her goal is to graduate from college with a medical degree.

Olivia Pena

Student Writer

A current senior at PHS, Olivia enjoys volunteering, exercising, music, and reading. In school, she is involved in the Class of 2019 Executive Council, Key Club, and Spanish Club. After high school, she plans on going to college...

Kouri Peace

Student Writer

Victoria Paterson

Student Writer

Zahraa Munshi

Student Writer

Zahraa is a current senior at PHS. Her hobbies include playing tennis, traveling, and writing. Her goals are to travel the world and have a successful career.

Avery Meiners

Student Writer

Currently a senior at PHS, she is involved in Women's Lacrosse and Ski and Board club. In the future, she hopes to marry Rich.

Megan McManus

Student Writer

Megan is currently in twelfth grade at PHS. Her interests include photography and lacrosse. She has also volunteered for all four years of high school. After high school, she plans to go to college to major in health sciences.

Hannah McManus

Student Writer

Hannah is currently a senior at PHS. Her hobbies include playing alto saxophone and art. After high school, her goal is to graduate from Shippensburg University for software engineering.

Caroline McFadden

Student Writer

Caroline is a current senior who has been accepted to Penn State University Park for Fall 2019. She also has an interest in golf.

Hayden Maltby

Student Writer

Currently in grade 12, Hayden plays both Baseball and Ice Hockey. He is also involved in Link Crew and has earned a Baseball Scholarship to play at Point Park University next year.  

Rachel Madden

Student Writer

Rachel is a current senior at Pennridge. She likes water polo, swimming, weight lifting, going to the gym, cooking, and writing. She wants to become a nutritionist, and attend Temple University. She has played water polo for her 4 year...

Alexa Machado

Student Writer

Alexa is in 12th grade. She enjoys playing Lacrosse, and hanging out with friends. She is committed to Ursinus College to play Lacrosse next year....

Jenna Lund

Student Writer

Jenna is a senior. She enjoys playing lacrosse, hanging with friends, boating at my lake house at Lake Wallenpuapack, skiing, and snowboarding. She also enjoys walking her dog around the park. Her long term goals include playing...

Alex Lippmann

Student Writer

Alex is a current senior who plays field hockey and lacrosse for the school and also participates in National Honors Society. She hopes to attend college in the 2019 Fall semester and study Biology or Nursing. ...

Mary Kate Levush

Student Writer

Mary Kate is a current senior. Her hobbies and interests include soccer, softball, listening to music and collecting vinyls. She will be playing soccer and is planning to major in Political Science with a Pre-Law focus at Long...

Vivian Labs

Student Writer

Vivian is a 12th grader. She enjoys shopping, spending lots of time with friends and family, especially her amazing mother. Her goals include going into the medical field (hopefully as a medical imager) and love her job. She also hopes to get ...

Autumn Kitabjian

Student Writer

Autumn is in grade 12. She's into creating art, including photography, fashion, painting and drawing. She also plays the piano and the guitar. Her goal is to share my creations and influence/inspire others....

India Kettle

Student Writer

India is a current senior. She enjoys playing volleyball in the park with her friends in the summertime, working out at the gym and going to an after school club called social injustice. She plans on going to college and certifi...

Amber Kane

Student Writer

Amber is currently in grade 12. She enjoys dance, art, and photography. Some of her goals include getting into college, graduating, and becoming an art teacher. She hopes to maybe open up her own art studio as a side business. ...

Aarathi Kallur

Student Writer

Aarathi is currently a senior at PHS. The activities she takes part in include Varsity Tennis, Mini-Thon, volunteering at Community at Rockhill, NHS officer, and Exec council. After high school, she plans to finish her undergrad...

Julia Johnson

Student Writer

Julia is currently a senior at PHS. Her hobbies include being an equestrian, reading, writing, and art. Her goals are to grow as a person, advance her education, and live a full, prosperous life. Her accomplishments include getting...

Jillian Hurrell

Student Writer

Jillian is currently a senior at PHS. She is involved in Stage Crew, Key Club, Mini-Thon, Spanish Club, Link Crew, and Philosophy Club. She also has a part-time job at the Metropolitan Diner. After high school, she plans on going...

Miranda Hoch

Student Writer

12th grade, interested in art, music, and theater. I paint, draw, sing, play a couple instruments, and have been in 2 of the high school musicals; Addams family, and Cinderella. I also did theater in middle school and did 2 shows at...

Cara Hess

Student Writer

Grade 12, enjoys running (distance), hanging with friends and large family, wake boarding, skiing, new adventures (hiking, yoga, etc.) different things to keep my body moving and make a great memory in the process! Hopes to e...

Emily Hegen

Student Writer

Nicolette Harrison

Student Writer

12th grader, interested in soccer, ski and board, photography, videographer, traveling, good books, the beach. Nicolette is also committed to play soccer for West Chester, major in graphic design, made it to the state finals for s...

Ashley Groeber

Student Writer

Ashley is currently 12th Grade, her hobbies include playing soccer, snowboarding, wake boarding, reading, boating at Lake house at Lake Wallenpaupack. She is committed to playing Division 1 Soccer at Saint Josephs University,...

Maria Gilles

Student Writer

Sayde Van Etten

Student Writer

Erik Dearborn

Student Writer

Cam Daly

Student Writer

Ava Bratina

Student Writer

Emma George

Student Writer

Emma is a senior who plays volleyball and enjoys seeing a lot of movies. She likes going to weird places that people do not normally go to, as well as going to concerts. Emma's goals are to help people after college who have m...

Maddie Geib

Student Writer

Maddie is a senior, who is the secretary of Mini-THON club. She is also involved in Key Club and NHS. She enjoys writing and working with children. After high school, she is going to college to study applied psychology and he...

Bethany Fluck

Student Writer

Bethany is a senior who enjoys drag race on the weekends, as well as reading. She wants to be a medical examiner in the future.

Elizabeth Faw

Student Writer

Lizzie is a senior who was on the field hockey team for four years, loves going to the beach, hanging out with her friends, and loves cats. In the future, Lizzie wants to graduate from college and have a successful job.

Luke Eissler

Student Writer

Luke is a senior who enjoys track and field, hanging with friends, and the outdoors. He was in the 4x4 All State relay in track, and would like to be a doctor in the future.

Grace DiGirolamo

Student Writer

Grace is currently a senior, and she enjoys hanging out with friends, traveling, and running. She would like to go to college for Neuroscience.

Casie Csondor

Student Writer

Casie is currently a senior. Her interests and hobbies include: snowboarding, photography, and traveling. She is currently the Ski and Snowboard Club President and has recently been accepted to Penn State University and Bloomsburg...

Hannah Cressman

Student Writer

Hannah is currently a senior at PHS. She loves playing soccer, lacrosse, and Webkinz! She is very passionate about online gaming, and can be found perfecting her skills often. After high school she will be attending Elizabethtown ...

Morgan Biresch

Student Writer

Morgan is a senior who enjoys running, working out, and hanging out with friends. She plans to attend college, preferably in Philadelphia, and obtain a Nursing Degree.

J Bennington

Student Writer

J is currently a senior at Pennridge High School and plays on the Pennridge Ice Hockey Team. J is also a member of the National Honor Society.

Johnnie Banks

Student Writer

Johnnie Banks is a current senior and serves as Captain of the Lacrosse Team. He plans to go to college and hopefully study Engineering.

Hallie Baier

Student Writer

 Hallie is currently a senior at Pennridge and enjoys reading, poetry, quotes, traveling, and hanging out with her friends every weekend. She also enjoys laughing, buying lots of pretty rings, and being spontaneous.  Throughout ...

Caitlyn Amsden

Student Writer

Caitlyn Amsden is currently a senior at Pennridge. Her interests include playing field hockey, lacrosse, and hanging our with her friends. She has committed to Temple University in the fall, and has plans to continue her field...

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