The Herald

2014-2015 Staff

Nick Elkins

Nicholas Elkins is a sophomore at Holyoke high. This is his first year of media and enjoys to write. He like to play sports such as lacrosse, swimming, and soccer. He enjoys the factor of being able to...

Nathan Yee

Nathan Yee is a junior at Holyoke High School. This is his first year at The Herald Staff, Nathan is also on the Football team, in Student Government, and Business club as well. Nathan is part of the sports...

Nora Taupier

Nora Taupier is currently a senior at Holyoke High School. She writes for the features section of The Herald focusing mainly on fashion and entertainment. She participates in Cross Country, Indoor Track,...

Brian Swierzewski

Brian Swierzewski is a junior at Holyoke High. Besides being on The Herald staff, he also plays football. This year on The Herald he will be covering Western Mass football, NCAA, and all other sports....

Hanna Smith

This is Hanna's first year on The Herald staff and she is excited to write articles for the "Features" section of the paper. Besides being a member of The Herald, Hanna is also a part of student government...

Faizul Sibdhanny

Faizul Johnny Sibdhanny Jr. is a Junior at Holyoke High School. Faizul has been a student in the district for 13 years. He graduated from E.N. White School in 2012 and was class president during his 8th grade year...

Ellen Rice

Ellen Rice is a senior at Holyoke High School this year, and is a news writer for The Herald. She also is a performer in the Holyoke High School yearly musical and sings in the Holyoke High School Madrig...

Christopher Perez

Christopher Perez is a senior at Holyoke High School and runs cross-country and track. Chris is one of our finest sports reporters. Chris' favorite academic subject is English and he is a very outgoing...

Sara Morin

Sara Morin is a sophomore at Holyoke High School. This is her first year being a part of the Herald staff and she hopes to continue next year. Sara also is a part of the field hockey, swimming, and spri...

Aiden Moriarty

Aiden Moriarty is a senior at Holyoke High School. He is a star member of the news staff and is the self-appointed political correspondent as well as the Herald’s ambassador to the cross country team. Active...

Lara McGeer

Lara McGeer is currently a senior at Holyoke High, writing in the features section. She is a member of the track team and the S.T.E.M Academy. This year, Lara hopes to educate the student body on all of...

Matthew McAndrew

Matthew is a senior at Holyoke High School and a first year member on the Herald staff. Matt runs cross country and track for Holyoke High and is excited about following and writing about the other sports...

Raegan Loughrey

Raegan is a junior at Holyoke High School. Raegan is excited to be a part of The Herald's "Features" section. When she's not writing for The Herakd, Raegan is a cheerleader for the USA Wildcats and is...

Garrett Lemieux

Garrett Lemieux is a senior at Holyoke High School. This is his first year on The Herald staff. Besides being on the newspaper, he is a captain of the soccer team, a captain of the tennis team, and also...

Jack Keane

Jack is a rising junior, with the 2014-2015 school year being his first year as a part of The Herald staff. Jack plays basketball and football for the high school and is the treasurer for the class of...

Summer Kaeppel

Summer Kaeppel is a junior at Holyoke High. In addition to being a member of the newspaper staff she is also on the varsity field hockey and softball team. Outside of school she enjoys traveling, writing,...

Katie Hartling

Katie Hartling is a junior at Holyoke High school. This is her first year being part of The Herald staff. She was a cheerleader for two years and might be again for her third year, when she's a senior....

Alexander Glanville

Alex Glanville is a junior at Holyoke High School. This is his first year on the Herald and he is very excited to bring his vast set of skills to the program. In addition to being on the Herald he is the...

Nick Edwards

Nick Edwards is a Senior at Holyoke High School. His first year on the Herald staff, Nick hopes to bring important news and strong opinion to the Sports Section, which he is editor of, and deliver exceptional...

Anthony Cruz

Anthony Cruz is a currently a senior at Holyoke High School, with this being his first year working on The Herald. While also writing news articles for the paper, he is also a Bassist, and preforms with...

Ryan Costello

Ryan Costello is a sophomore at Holyoke high school. This is his first year being a part of the Herald staff. Ryan is also a part of the football team, baseball team, in student government and in the b...

Carissa Costanza

Carissa Costanza, is a senior at Holyoke High School who participates in cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track. She also is a member of the nursing club. This is her first year being a part of...

Danny Boyle

Daniel Boyle is a senior at HHS. He writes for the sports section of the herald. He is captain of the football team and works as a groundskeeper and bus-boy.

Matthew Antil

Matt Antil is a junior at Holyoke High School, and is this is his first year writing for the Herald. Matt is on the Varsity soccer team, indoor track, and outdoor track. He makes maple syrup in the early...

Ronny Authier

Ronny plays baseball and football and is in his junior year at Holyoke High School. This is Ronny's second year as a member of The Herald staff and he likes to consider himself the "captain" of the clas...

Evan Sullivan

Evan is a junior that plays both hockey and baseball. Evan is an experienced veteran on The Herald staff. He was one of our top writers in his rookie  year we expect continued development and leadersh...

Melanie Kos

Melanie Kos is a rookie and a vet. This is her second year on the Herald staff as captain of photography/leading news reporter, but her first as the news editor of the paper and online publication. Sh...

Lindsey Martins

Lindsey Martins is a junior. She's been on The Herald staff for two years. She's on the cheerleading team for her third year in a row. She loves to write and enjoys writing for the school newspaper. After sh...

Ashley Morsen

Ashley is a senior at Holyoke High and very excited to be returning to The Herald for her third year.  As the Treasurer of the business club, a member of student government and the Class of 2015 Marshall...

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