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2017-2018 Staff

Joe Courchesne

Faculty Adviser

Mr. Courchesne is in his fifth year as Herald faculty adviser and his sixth year as an English teacher at Holyoke High School. He has enjoyed watching both The Herald grow as a publication and his students...

David Langlois

Faculty Adviser

Bella Courchesne

Editor-in-Chief

Emily McGuinness

Editor-in-Chief

Emily McGuinness is a senior at Holyoke High and is excited to be taking on her 3rd year as a Herald staffer in her new position of Editor-in-Chief. She looks forward to all of the memories she will make...

Siobhan Brennan

Managing Editor / Calendar Manager

Siobhan Brennan is a senior at Holyoke High and this is her third year as part of The Herald. This year Siobhan is taking over as one of the Managing Editors and is excited to do so! In addition to t...

Marty Keane

Managing Editor / Sports Editor

Megan McGuinness

Managing Editor / Breaking News

Julissa Roldan

Staff Reporter

Julissa Roldan is a senior staff reporter for the Holyoke High Herald. She is also part of the Yearbook Staff, a student council member on the student government, Vice President of the Chess Club and part...

Feroze Sibdhanny

Staff Reporter

Feroze Johnny Sibdhanny is a senior at Holyoke High and it is his third and final year as a Herald member. Feroze is an honor student that has been enrolled in the Holyoke school district for 14 years....

Katie Keane

Public Relations

Katie Keane is a senior at Holyoke High School. This is her 3rd year as a member of the Herald staff. Katie has been a staff reporter the past two years for the Herald, but this year has taken on the ...

Owen Lavelle

Staff Reporter

Owen J. Lavelle is a senior at Holyoke High School this year, and this is his second year as a part of the Herald staff. He enjoys playing baseball, wrestling, snowboarding, and is a captain of the foo...

Kassidy Lawrence

Staff Reporter

This is Kassidy Lawrence's senior year at Holyoke High School. Before Holyoke High, she attended E. N. White elementary School. It is her second year as a member of the Herald and she is ready to repo...

Sadie Pecia

Staff Reporter

Sadie Pecia is a junior at Holyoke High School. This will be her second year as a member of the Herald staff and is excited to see what this year will bring. She is involved in indoor track, softball,...

Brendan Leahy

Staff Photographer

Brendan Leahy is a junior at Holyoke High Achool, this is Brendan's second year in The Herald and he plans on taking it next year. His body of work includes be the Hoop Hall photo gallery, driving karaok...

Tessa Moriarty

Staff Photographer

Lauren Ryan

Staff Reporter

Lauren Ryan is a Junior and Holyoke High, she is starting her second year of being a herald staffer and can't wait for the year to come. She has played on varsity soccer all three years of her high s...

Finn Lubold

Staff Member

Finn Alexander Lubold is a junior at Holyoke High and this is his first year as a member of the Herald. He has gone to school in Holyoke for 12 years. He graduated from Mater Dolorosa in 2015, and wil...

Liza Keane

Staff Photographer

Elizabeth Keane is currently a junior at Holyoke High school and this is her second year being a photographer for the Holyoke high herald.  Elizabeth is part of the field hockey, track and softball team....

Abner Aldarondo

Staff Member

Abner is a Senior at Holyoke High School, and this will be his first year as a staff member on the Herald. He plays on the varsity field hockey team and has participated in the track and field teams a...

Naomi Heredia

Staff Photographer

Naomi Heredia is a senior at Holyoke High School. This is her first year as a Herald Staff member. She will be the photographer this year. She is a part of Holyoke High's Madrigal Choir and Bell Choir....

Acadia Joniec

Staff Photographer

Acadia Joniec is a Holyoke high sophomore. She has been a high honors student for her entire academic career. This year is her first year with the Holyoke High Herald. She has been involved in indoor track,...

Ellie Westcott

Staff Member

Ellie Westcott is a senior this year at Holyoke High School. This is her first year being a member of The Herald. She’s super excited to be a new staff member and can’t wait to begin!! Besides The Her...

Matt Walsh

Staff Member

Matthew Walsh is in his senior year at Holyoke High School. He is excited for his first year as a part of The Herald staff team. Matt spent his first years at the school playing sports, such as soccer ...

Henry Burke

Staff Member

Henry Burke is a junior at Holyoke High School, and is a first year HHS Herald staff member. He enjoys playing football, and and rows for Holyoke Crew in the spring. A lifelong musician, he is an experienced...

Miranda McKenna

Staff Member

Miranda McKenna is a senior at Holyoke High School. This is her first year as a member of The Herald staff. She plays varsity softball, is part of the student government, is president of the business club...

Nolan Keane

Staff Member

Nolan is a senior at Holyoke High School, and this is his second year as a Herald staff member. He is the captain of the football and wrestling teams, and also does rowing. He is also proud member of the...

Bridget Healy

Staff Member

Dante Angelini

Staff Member

Dante Angelini is a junior at Holyoke High School. This will be his first year as a member of The Herald staff. He plays tennis for Holyoke High in the spring, he enjoys watching football in the fall, h...

Sean Sabourin

Staff Member

Sean Sabourin is a sophomore at Holyoke High School this year. It is his first year as a Herald staff member and his second year representing the Class of 2020 as Vice President. In his freshman year...

Maggie McAndrew

Staff Member

Raymond Garcia

Staff Correspondent

Raymond Garcia is in his senior year at Holyoke High School. This would be his first year as a member of The Herald staff and he's excited to get started. He enjoys watching football and basketball games wi...

Ivonne Cruz

Staff Correspondent

Ivonne (pronounced e-vonn) Cruz is a Senior Varsity Volleyball player at Holyoke High. She brings leadership and positivity to the table. She's good at helping people with their writing, and is also a ve...

Alexis Maldonado

Staff Correspondent

Alexis Maldonado is a senior at Holyoke High School. He is part of Restorative Justice group and enjoys helping students out with issues. What makes Alex who he is today is his family, and his friends...

Aidan Kane

Staff Correspondent

Aidan Kane is a senior at Holyoke High school. He is the captain of the Holyoke rowing team and a center for the basketball team. He is known for always lending a helping hand when people need it and always...

Kylie Desmarais

Staff Correspondent

Kylie Desmarais is a senior at Holyoke high school and this is her first year being apart of the Herald staff. She enjoys having fun making videos but she also enjoys playing sports. Kylie has played softball...

Yailize Perez

Staff Correspondent

Yailize Perez, also known as Jada Foe, is a senior at Holyoke High school and this is her first year being a member of The Herald. She plays varsity basketball for the school and is an honor student. On...

Antonio Colon

Staff Correspondent

His name is Antonio Colon, but you can call him Tony. He's a senior and he's looking forward to graduating. He likes being a goon with his goons. He's excited to be part of the Herald staff and he hopes...

Vianca Gonzalez

Staff Correspondent

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