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2018-2019 Staff

Sadie Pecia

Editor-in-Chief

Sadie Pecia is a senior at Holyoke High School. This will be her third and final year as a member of the Herald staff and she is excited to see what this year will bring as the Editor- in- Chief. She is...

Megan McGuinness

Digital Editor

Megan McGuinness is currently a senior at Holyoke High School and she is very excited to be in her 3rd year of the Herald, while holding the title of digital editor. She loves to write and is very grateful...

Lauren Ryan

Finance Manager

Lauren Ryan is a Senior at Holyoke High, and she is starting her third year of being on the Herald staff, holding the title of finance manager for the Herald and the Annual. She has played on varsity socce...

Bridget Healy

Knightlife Manager

Bridget Healy is a senior at Holyoke High School, and this is her second year as a member of the Herald staff, and she's happy to be holding the title of Knightlife manager. Bridget is the captain of the...

Yadelis Badillo

Staff Reporter

Yadelis Badillo is a junior at Holyoke High School and this is her first year being a part of The Herald. She’s very excited for this opportunity and she can’t wait to share her stories with the o...

Aztiney Caudle

Staff Reporter

Aztiney Caudle is currently a junior at Holyoke High School and it is her first year as a member of The Herald.  Aztiney took this class because she loves to express herself through writing and she wants...

Valeria Ortiz Reyes

Staff Reporter

Valeria Ortiz is a senior at Holyoke High School and this is her first year as a staff member for both The Herald and The Annual. She is interested in interviewing and writing stories. Besides being a part o...

Kiara Falcon

Staff Reporter

Kiara Falcon is a senior at Holyoke High School and this is her first year as a member of The Herald. She is very athletic and plays softball for Holyoke High and used to play soccer. After she graduate...

Raymond Lora Pena

Staff Reporter

Raymond Lora is a Senior at Holyoke High and this is his first year as a member of the Herald. During his free time, he likes to draw, play videos games, and read, as he's very passionate about literature....

Taina Velazquez

Staff Reporter

Taina Velazquez is a senior at Holyoke High and this will be her first year as a part of The Herald. She is very excited to see what opportunities this class will bring to her. She wants to get more involved...

Joshua Velez

Staff Reporter

 Joshua is a junior at Holyoke High School. This will be his first year as a staff member of The Herald and he is really interested in video production. He's looking forward to making interesti...

Kiana Gonzalez

Staff Reporter

Kiana Gonzalez is in her senior year at Holyoke High School. This year will be her first year being apart of The Herald. She is hopeful for this school year, and she is a dual enrollment student, studying...

Denise Gonzalez

Staff Reporter

Denise Gonzalez is a junior at HHS. This is her first year being a part of the HHS Herald and she is very excited for this year. In her free time, she enjoys running track and working and she has a lot o...

Simon Surrette

Staff Reporter

Simon Surrette is a senior At Holyoke High School and he is excited to be apart of the Herald for the first time, during  his last year. Simon rows for the Holyoke crew team and he hopes to be able to...

Julia Pluta

Staff Reporter

Julia Pluta is a senior at Holyoke High School and it is her first year as a member of both the Herald and the Annual staff. Julia participates in tennis, field hockey, is an active mem...

Helena Middleton

Staff Reporter

Helena Middleton is a senior at Holyoke High School, and this will be her first year as a staff member of The Herald and The Annual. Helena participates in the Best Buddies club, Environmental Club, and...

Chamile Cruz

Staff Reporter

Chamile Cruz is a senior at Holyoke High School and is an honors student. She works part time at the Holyoke Mall and she loves going on road trips. Chamile is a water bug, as she loves going to the beach...

Charlotte Brunette

Staff Reporter

Charlie Brunette is a Junior at Holyoke High and this is her second year on the Herald staff. She is also a participant in Holyoke's city crew and she is on the high school's swim team.  She hopes to...

Brandon McKenna

Staff Reporter

Brandon McKenna is a junior at HHS and he's thrilled to be a part of the HHS herald and yearbook. He's highly active in school and athletics. He is a participant in many Advanced Placement classes and...

Dante Angelini

Staff Reporter

Dante Angelini is a senior at Holyoke High School. This will be his second year as a member of The Herald staff and his final year at Holyoke High School, which he's sad about and is sure that many other...

Morgan Reardon

Staff Reporter

Morgan Reardon is a junior this year and enjoys  playing varsity soccer. She take all honors classes and 2 AP classes. She's thrilled to be in journalism because she's interested in working on the yearbook...

Jack Shea

Staff Reporter

Jack Shea is a junior at Holyoke High School and it is his first year on the Herald staff. He is the President of the class of 2020 and he participates in Varsity Cross Country, Indoor Track, and Outdoor...

Zianializ Casiano

Staff Photographer

Zia Casiano is a junior at Holyoke High School and this is her first year as being a member of The Herald. Zia currently work as a Photographer/Filmmaker and in her free time she likes to take pictures...

Mya Laboy

Staff Photographer

Mya Laboy is a senior at Holyoke High and this will be her first year contributing to the HHS Herald. She is good at taking pictures and videos and she is excited to capture photos of Holyoke High School e...

Zianializ Casiano

Staff Photographer

Zia Casiano is a junior at Holyoke High School and it is her first year as a member of The Herald. Zia used to work as a Photographer/Filmmaker and in her free time she enjoys taking pictures of things...

Adamaris Torres

Staff Photographer

Adamaris Torres is a Senior at Holyoke High School. She plays many sports and enjoys helping people in every possible way. This will be her first year as a part of the Herald staff. She joined the Herald to...

Yanitza Torres

Staff Photographer

Yanitza Torres is a senior at Holyoke High School and this is her first year as a Herald/Annual member.She enjoys both writing and taking pictures, but wants to focus mainly on photos this year. She's look...

Meagan Breen

Staff Photographer

Meagan Breen is currently a senior at Holyoke High School. She is very excited to be a part of the Herald staff this year and she enjoys being a part of the business club, environmental club, best buddies,...

Tessa Moriarty

Staff Photographer

Tessa Moriarty is a senior, and this is her third year on The Herald staff. Tessa’s main focus in The Herald is photography, and she has won multiple Melvas over the years for her hard work in this area....

Brittany Kooblall

Staff Member

Brittany Kooblall is a senior at Holyoke High. She is a high honor roll student and is excited to be working on the Annual staff for her second year. She enjoys being apart of the Annual, because it inspires...

Anna Price

Staff Member

Anna Price is a senior at Holyoke High school and this will be her second year contributing to the HHS Annual. Now that the Herald and the Annual have been combined, she's excited to work ...

Henry Burke

News Editor

Henry Burke is a senior at Holyoke High School and is in his second year as a Herald staff member. He enjoys playing football and rows for Holyoke Crew in the spring. A Graduate of Massachusetts Boys St...

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