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Vanessa Martocci
Editor-in-Chief

Vanessa Martocci

Name: Vanessa Martocci Grade: 12 Nickname: V Death Row Meal: Homemade Mac n’ Cheese Go-to Jam: Any song by Harry Styles Celebrity Crush: Harry Styles Movie Snack: Popcorn Fav. Holiday: Christmas Fav. M...

Hannah Velette
Copy Editor

Hannah Velette

Name: Hannah Velette    Grade: Senior Citizen Nickname: Hammer, Hannah Montana, Han Ban Death Row Meal: Chicken Romano and Oreo cheesecake from the Cheesecake Factory Go-to Jam: “Normal Girl” by SZA Celebrity...

Jake Rebel
Sports Editor

Jake Rebel

Name: Jake Rebel Grade: Senior Nickname: James, Reb Death Row Meal: Give me a Pittsburgher (with no tomatoes), and a buff chick pizza (with extra ranch) Go-to Jam: “Hypnotize” by the Notorious B.I.G. Celebr...

Alec Apodaca

Alec Apodaca

Name: Alec Apodaca  Grade: 11 Nickname: Chopo Death Row Meal: Surf n Turf  Go-to Jam: Anything by 50 Cent Celebrity Crush: Dua Lipa  Movie Snack: None Fav. Holiday: Christmas  Fav. Movie: Friday Ni...

Daniel Doherty

Daniel Doherty

Name: Daniel Doherty Grade: 10 Nickname: Dan, sometimes Danny Death Row Meal: Buffalo Chicken Pizza from Frank’s Go-to Jam: “Spaceship” by Kanye West Celebrity Crush: Emma Stone Movie Snack: Peanut M&M’...

William Blass

William Blass

Name: William Blass Grade: 11 Nickname: Zeke Death Row Meal: Spaghetti Go-to Jam: Faneto-Chief Keef Celebrity Crush: Madison Beer Movie Snack: Twizzlers Fav. Holiday: Christmas Fav. Movie: The Wolf of Wall Street What...

Ethan Chmura

Ethan Chmura

Name: Ethan Chmura Grade: 12 Nickname: E, Big E, Asian Persuasion Death Row Meal: Monte Cellos Buffalo Chicken Pizza, North Park Lounge French Fries, Monte Cellos ranch, Pineapple Fanta Go-to Jam: "ILoveUIHateU" - Pla...

Hannah Zeppenfeld

Hannah Zeppenfeld

Name: Hannah Zeppenfeld Grade: 12th Nickname: Hannie Death Row Meal: steak hoagie with French fries and strawberry lemonade from Charley’s Go-to Jam: Anything by Juice Wrld or Lil Peep Celebrity Crush: Ethan C...

Nick Friday
Sports

Nick Friday

Name: Nick Friday   Grade: 11   Nickname: Slick Nick, Jit   Death Row Meal: Hyde Park’s Filet   Go-to Song: “Martin & Gina” by Polo G    Celebrity Crush: Margot Robbie i...

Jacob Kucharski
Entertainment

Jacob Kucharski

Name: Jacob Kucharski Grade: 12 Nicknames: Jamie Death Row Meal: Whipped Cream Go to Jam: “November Rain” Celebrity Crush: Jenifer Garner Movie Snack: Nerds Favorite Holiday: Halloween Favorite Movie: B...

Sarah Love
Digital Media and Design Editor

Sarah Love

Name: Sarah Love Grade: 12 Nicknames: Lizzy, Sarah Lizzy Death Row Meal: Vanilla milkshake with a Five Guys burger and pierogies Go-to Jam: “Red Like Roses- Part II” by Jeff Williams and Casey Lee Williams Celeb...

Tyler Cote
Sports

Tyler Cote

Name: Tyler Cote Grade: Senior Nickname: TCote Death Row Meal: Chicken Parm Grilled Cheese from Melt Go-to Jam: “Young, Wild & Free” by Snoop Dogg (feat. Bruno Mars) Celebrity Crush: Scarlett Johansson  ...

Meena Lane
Opinions Editor

Meena Lane

Name: Meena Lane Grade: Senior Nickname: meenamoo, meenu, meeba Death Row Meal: Anything with ranch Go-to Jam: “break up with your girlfriend, i’m bored” by Ariana Grande Celebrity Crush: Brooklyn Beckham ...

Josh Dreyer
Sports

Josh Dreyer

Name: Josh Dreyer Grade:12 Nickname: JD  Death row meal: LongHorn Steakhouse Mac and cheese, Big Shot Bob’s BBQ wings  Go-to song: “No Friends” by Calvin  Celebrity crush: Chantel Jeffries  Movie snack: Crun...

Emily Peck
Entertainment Team

Emily Peck

Name: Emily Peck Grade: Freshman  Nickname: Em, Emmy Death Row Meal: Ice Cream Go-to Jam: “Counting Stars” by OneRepublic Celebrity Crush: Chris Hemsworth Movie Snack: M&Ms Fav. Holiday: Halloween ...

Drew Garth
Sports

Drew Garth

Name: Drew Garth  Grade: 12 Nickname: DG, lightskin23 Death Row Meal: steak Go-to Song: "Flex" by Polo G and juice wrld Celebrity Crush: Zendaya Movie Snack: none Fav. Holiday: Christmas Fav. Movie: Frid...

Jacob Rodney

Jacob Rodney

Name: Jacob Rodney  Grade: 11 Nickname: Jake, J, Jack  Death Row Meal: Olive Garden breadsticks and ravioli  Go-to Jam: Cruel Summer -Taylor Swift  Celebrity Crush: Sabrina Carpenter  Movie Snack: Reese’s ...

Grace Scheller
Editor-In-Chief

Grace Scheller

Name: Grace Scheller Grade: 12 Nickname: GG, G Death Row Meal: Any type of pasta Go-to Jam: “Halfway There” by Big Time Rush Celebrity Crush: Zendaya. Obviously.  Movie Snack: pickle-flavored potato chips ...

Samantha Smith
PR and Social Media Editor

Samantha Smith

Name: Samantha Smith Grade: 10 Nickname: Sam, Sammyantha Death Row Meal: Hamburger Helper Go-to Jam: “Getaway Car" By: Taylor Swift Celebrity Crush: Joshua Bassett Movie Snack: Sour Patch Kids Watermelon Fav...

Chiara Ocasio
PR Editor

Chiara Ocasio

Name: Chiara Ocasio Grade: Big Bad Senior  Nickname: Chi, ChiChi, Cheech, Churro  Death Row Meal: All the carbs in the world  Go-to Jam: “Laugh Now Cry Later” by Drake (feat. Lil Durk) Celebrity Crush: Chris Herre...

Brandon McEwen

Brandon McEwen

Name: Brandon McEwen Grade: Junior Nickname: Don, Dohne Death Row Meal: A nice, big plate of plate of crab legs and melted butter with a side of pre-packaged grocery store California rolls, and spinach and artichoke dip ...

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