Hy News

2020-2021 Staff

Lea Hayes

News Reporter

Grade: Freshman Clubs and Activities: Debate Club Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I am joining Hy News because first I thought it would be fun to be a part of the school newspaper and second because I thought it woul...

Will Weck

News Reporter

Grade: Junior Clubs and Activities: Math Team, Science Olympiad, German Club, and Book Club. Years On Staff: Three Why They Joined: "I joined Hy News because I have always enjoyed writing and I thought it would be fun and interesting to ...

Breeanna Rauschkolb

News Reporter

Grade: Sophomore Clubs and Activities: Hy News Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I  have always loved to write, and after I gave a speech at my 8th grade graduation I realized I loved sharing my writing too!"...

Alyssa Hafford

Entertainment Reporter

Grade: Junior Clubs and Activities: Hy News Years On Staff: Two Why They Joined: "I joined Hy News because I love writing, and talking to people."...

Alec Kennet

Sports Reporter

Grade: Freshman Clubs and Activities: Student Council and JV Golf Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I’ve always been interested in journalism and writing so Hy News seemed like a good fit."...

Julia Koziatek

Editorial Editor

Grade: Junior Clubs and Activities: Youth and Government, Page One, English Honor Society, Book Club, and BW GO! Years On Staff: Two Why They Joined: "I joined Hy News to work on my writing and to get more involved in...

Isabella Partelow

Features Reporter

Grade: Junior Clubs and Activities: Key Club, National English Honor Society, French Club and Little Theatre Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I decided to join because I've always had a huge passion for writing and w...

Kas Carr

Art Staff

Grade: Sophomore Clubs and Activities: VAMF and Art Club Years On Staff: Two Why They Joined: "I joined because I wanted to be a part of something cool and fun, and broaden my horizons." ...

Brianna Kress

Photography Staff

Grade: Senior Clubs and Activities: National Honor Society and English Honor Society Years on Staff: Two Why They Joined: "I joined because I plan on majoring in journalism next year and wanted the experience! Plus I...

Shelby Hardesty

Photography Staff

Grade: Freshman Clubs and Activities: Hy News Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I just thought it would be fun."...

Tatyana Smith

Photography Staff

Grade: Junior Clubs and Activities: Harambee Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I joined because I was taking pictures around the school and thought that I should put myself more out there."...

Nicole Wells

Photography Staff

Grade: Freshman Clubs and Activities: Hy News Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I wanted to join Hy News because I want to broaden my horizons and step out of my comfort zone. I enjoy taking pictures. When I take g...

Kristian McGee

Photography Staff

Grade: Freshman Clubs and Activities: Hy News Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I wanted to increase my skills as a photographer and I wanted to be part of a club that fit my personality. Also make some new friends...

Alyssa Houseman

Photography Editor

Grade: Senior Clubs and Activities: Yearbook, Key Club, Book Club Years on Staff: Three Why They Joined: "I joined in order to further my writing and photography skills."

Mason Hagarty

Editorial Reporter

Grade: Junior Clubs and Activities: Theater Secretary, Key Club, Harambee, Lifesavers, Hy News. Years On Staff: Two Why They Joined: " I joined Hy News at first because my mom wanted me to try out writing in a different...

Zoe Wallis

Art Editor

Grade: Sophomore Clubs and Activities: Little Theater Years On Staff: Two Why They Joined: "I joined Hy News so I could make comics and share my opinion."

Ny’La Hill

News Editor

Grade: Senior Clubs and Activities: Harambee, Debate, Spanish National Honors Society, Marching Band, Jazz Band, Symphonic band, and National English Honors Society  Years On Staff: Four Why They Joined: "I joined Hy New...

Teona Mosley

Sports Staff

Grade: Freshman Clubs and Activities: Student Council, The Next Generation, Yearbook, Harambee, and Key Club Years On Staff: One Why They Joined: "I joined because I've always been in love with writing. Something about ty...

Caroline Geib

Social Media Editor

Grade: Senior Clubs and Activities: Football Cheer, Student Council, Speech Years On Staff: Two Why They Joined: "I joined Hy News because I wanted to give other students information about what is happening at West."

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