The pinnacle of Falcon journalism

The Pitch

The pinnacle of Falcon journalism

The Pitch

The pinnacle of Falcon journalism

The Pitch

2022-2023 Staff

Henry Pratt
Editor-in-Chief

Henry Pratt

Henry is a senior in high school, who loves to play tennis and enjoys spending time outdoors hiking.

Alice Simenstad
Editor-in-Chief

Alice Simenstad

Alice is a senior, starting her fourth year in journalism. She enjoys hanging out with her friends and her plants, and rewatching Parks and Recreation. You can find Alice talking in a western accent and drawing a plethora of missh...

Dylan Carson
Copy Editor

Dylan Carson

Dylan is a junior, starting her third year in journalism. She enjoys reading fictional books, camping, spending time outdoors, and listening to 70s music. You’ll find Dylan either playing the piano or on a flight to her fav...

Mia DeNunzio
Junior Copy Editor

Mia DeNunzio

Mia is a sophomore, entering her second year in journalism. She loves writing and reading fantasy and playing violin. You can find Mia in the kitchen baking chocolate chip cookies for her family.

Jasmin Desruisseau
News and Spanish Editor

Jasmin Desruisseau

Jasmin is a junior, in her second year of journalism. She enjoys dancing salsa and bachata and spending time at the beach. You can often find her listening to Bad Bunny.

Corina Karr
In-Depth Editor

Corina Karr

Corina is a junior, in her second year of journalism. You can often find her at a concert and spending time with friends. She loves mexican food and listening to music, especially Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar. ...

Kelsey Riemer
Opinion and Live Music Editor

Kelsey Riemer

Kelsey is a senior in her fourth year of journalism. She love classic rock, taking candid photos of friends, and binge watching brooklyn nine-nine. You can find her blasting music in her car or frantically editing print....

Jackson Oliver-Roa
Sports Editor

Jackson Oliver-Roa

Jackson is a junior and in his second year of journalism. You can find him outdoors, whether its surfing, skiing, or snowmobiling. He has also been playing baseball for 12 years. His favorite subject in school is AP US History with...

Aler Giffin
Arts and Entertainment Editor

Aler Giffin

Aler Giffin is a senior at Archie Williams High School and has been a part of the journalism program for three and a half years now. In his free time he likes to surf. However, if he is not near water, he enjoys drawing, most freq...

Neve Marin Rue Galmarini
Student Voice and Polls Editor

Neve Marin Rue Galmarini

Neve is a sophomore, in her second year of journalism. She loves water and nature, reading, and hanging out with friends. You can find Neve in her room ignoring the world.

Kyra Featherstone
Website and Social Editor

Kyra Featherstone

Kyra is a junior, in her second year of journalism. She loves pickles, listening to music, and stargazing. You can find her at her friend's house watching her favorite shows.

Allison Bredow
Assistant Web and Social Editor

Allison Bredow

Allison is a junior, starting her first year of journalism. She loves traveling, spending time with friends, and the beach. She can often be found blasting Taylor Swift and reading. She wanted to join journalism because of her ...

Ethan Frankel
Business Manager

Ethan Frankel

Ethan is a junior, starting his second year in journalism. He loves playing baseball, BBQ food, especially ribs and listening to country music. You can find Ethan in Brazil, spending time with his family....

Charlie Gaebe
Design Manager

Charlie Gaebe

Charlie is a junior in his second year of journalism. He loves playing volleyball, making music, and eating. You can find him in his room playing music.

Grace Sykes
Assistant Design Manager

Grace Sykes

Grace is a junior, in her first year of journalism. She enjoys creating multimedia art and listening to 90s rap. She also loves thai and mediterranean food. She joined journalism because she felt that she had things to say and ...

Ezra Thaler
Photography Editor

Ezra Thaler

Ezra is a sophomore who has been in journalism for a year and a half. In his free time he likes playing basketball, and you can often find him working at Good Earth. He also loves hard-shell tacos. He joined journalism because he...

Elliot Smith
Photography Editor

Elliot Smith

Elliot is a junior, in his second year of journalism. He loves eating chicken pot pie and playing soccer. You can often find him watching spongebob. He joined journalism because he enjoys photography and working with people....

Greek Feeney
Reporter

Greek Feeney

Greek is a freshman, in her first year of journalism. You can often find her taking walks and listening to music. She hopes to go to art school in the future. Her favorite subject in school is English.  

Cesar Maldonado
Reporter

Cesar Maldonado

Cesar is a junior, in his first year of journalism. You can find him playing soccer or hanging out with friends. He loves going to the gym and is very interested in photography.  

Jordan Oliver-Roa
Reporter

Jordan Oliver-Roa

Jordan is a sophomore, in his first year of journalism. You can often find him skateboarding, surfing, or hanging out with friends. He enjoys his math and history classes, and also loves to eat sushi. He joined journalism bec...

Ella Furuichi
Reporter

Ella Furuichi

Ella is a sophomore, in her first year of journalism. You can often find her dancing at Marin Ballet and reading. She loves history, and hopes to travel to Europe and Greece in the future.

Leonardo Olivotti
Reporter

Leonardo Olivotti

Leonardo is a sophomore, in his first year of journalism. You can often find him hanging out with friends or going to the gym. He also enjoys eating sushi. He joined journalism because it sounded interesting....

Ava Alsterlind
Reporter

Ava Alsterlind

Ava is a freshman, in her first year of the class. She loves to dance and has been doing it most her life. You can often find her munching on her favorite food, burgers and fries, or studying her favorite subjects, english and ...

Peyton Price
Reporter

Peyton Price

Peyton is a junior and entering her first year of journalism. In her free time, you can find her dancing at SSPA or hanging out with friends and family. She enjoys spending time outside and her favorite subject is science. Sh...

Sophia Lopez
Reporter

Sophia Lopez

Sophia is a freshman, in her first year of journalism. She was born in England and lived there for six years. You can find her painting or cooking, and she really enjoys her art class. She joined the journalism program because ...

Jackson Gaunt
Reporter

Jackson Gaunt

Jackson is a freshman, in his first year of journalism. He spends his free time playing baseball and video games. You can often find him listening to music or spending time with his 15 year old dog....

James Gregor
Reporter

James Gregor

James is a junior in his first year of journalism. You can often find him at the beach or on his boat. He enjoys taking environmental science and spending time outdoors. He also enjoys eating ramen or pizza....

Lucas Gallagher
Reporter

Lucas Gallagher

Lucas is a freshman, in his first year of journalism. He enjoys swimming and playing water polo for the Water Devils and Thunder Coast Aquatics. He also enjoys his science class. You can often find him listening to the Beatles or...

Carolyn Morris
Reporter

Carolyn Morris

Carolyn is a sophomore, in her first year of journalism. She plays three different sports, basketball, lacrosse, and tennis. She loves listening to country music and spending time outdoors, especially fishing at Phoenix or Bon Tempe...

Henry Manning
Reporter

Henry Manning

Henry is a sophomore and in his first year of journalism. He is proud to be on two different swim teams for 10 years, Sleepy Hollow and North Bay Aquatics. You can often find him fishing or eating coffee ice cream. He joined jou...

Ben Luka Sheddrick
Reporter

Ben Luka Sheddrick

Ben is a freshman, in his first year of journalism. He loves playing sports, but specifically basketball. He enjoys his history class, and can sometimes be seen juggling in his free time.

Willy Finley
Reporter

Willy Finley

Willy is a sophomore and is entering his first year of journalism. In his free time he runs on the cross country team and plays soccer. His favorite subject in school is math. He joined journalism because he wanted to get better...

Luca Roy
Reporter

Luca Roy

Luca is a sophomore, in his first year of journalism. You can often find him cooking or backpacking. He wanted to join journalism because he was interested in photography. He also likes rock climbing and jam....

Charlie Fee
Reporter

Charlie Fee

Charlie is a freshman, in his first year of journalism. You can find him at his friends house or hanging out downtown. He enjoys playing the drums, eating rotisserie chicken, and spending time in his backyard....

Jack Evans
Reporter

Jack Evans

Jack is a sophomore who is in his first year of journalism. He spends time with his friends and enjoys baseball in his free time. His favorite subject is math. He joined journalism in order to try something new....

Jai Coyote
Reporter

Jai Coyote

Jai is a senior and starting his first year of journalism. He spends his free time doing gymnastics which he has done for almost nine years. He joined the journalism program because he loves writing and talking to people. His othe...

Logan Conkinos
Reporter

Logan Conkinos

Logan is a freshman, in his first year of journalism. You can often find him gaming and reading at his house. He enjoys english and appreciates his spanish class.

Maddie Alsterline
Reporter

Maddie Alsterline

Maddie is a junior, in her first year of journalism. You can often find her at Stapleton dancing ballet, as she has been since she was three. Her favorite subject at school is science.

Brynn Galaich
Reporter

Brynn Galaich

Brynn is a senior, in her third year of journalism. You can often find her working at REI or spending time outside. She also enjoys eating Italian food. She joined journalism because she has a passion for writing and podcasting. ...