The Talon

2021-2022 Staff

Holly McDonald
Editor-in-Chief

Holly McDonald

My name is Holly McDonald, and I am a senior. This is my fourth year with The Talon and I am this year’s Editor-in-Chief! In my free time, I love to read and write. I am also a Varsity Cheer Team captain, President of National ...

Jenny Kim
Feature Editor

Jenny Kim

Hi! My name is Jenny Kim and I am a senior this year. This is my second year in Talon and I am this year’s Feature and Design Editor! I’m a senior class ambassador and also involved in NHS, SNHS, NEHS, Key Club, and Link ...

Megan Splan
Lifestyles Editor

Megan Splan

Hey, my name is Megan Splan. I’ve been apart of talon for three years now, and I am now the Lifestyles Editor. I am apart of German NHS, RATS theater program, and also the lead in the musical Elf! Outside of school I enjoy hanging...

Erielle Ocampo
Opinions Editor

Erielle Ocampo

Hey! I’m Erielle Ocampo! I’m a Senior and the Opinion editor for the Talon! I work at an Ice Cream shop called BrainFreeze! In my free time, I like to read, listen to countless hours of Taylor Swift and Phoebe Bridgers. And I love to...

Preston Schroyer
Sports Editor

Preston Schroyer

My name is Preston Schroyer and I am a senior. I play football and baseball. This is my second year in the Talon and I am a Sports Editor this year.

Brice Boggan
Staff Writer

Brice Boggan

My name is Brice Boggan and I am a sophomore. I do a lot of video editing and graphic design in my free time. I play basketball. I go on runs and walks as much as I can.

Stephanie Bulat
Staff Writer

Stephanie Bulat

My name is Stephanie Bulat and I’m a freshman at Rochester. I run cross country and I plan to play more sports throughout the year, and I’m a staff writer for the Talon. I’ve always enjoyed news writing ever since I was l...

Shannon Carr
Staff Writer

Shannon Carr

Heyo I'm Shannon and my hobbies vary from writing, to video games, to music! I enjoy writing for the talon and a fun fact about myself is I have 3 dogs, 1 cat. My favorite animal is a dolphin. 

Adriana Duhanaj
Staff Writer

Adriana Duhanaj

My name is Adriana Duhanaj and I'm a junior at Rochester High. This is my first year on the Talon and I am a staff writer. I joined the Talon because I really enjoy writing and working with people to create amazing projects. In ...

Sonja Hansell
Staff Writer

Sonja Hansell

Hi, I’m Sonja Hansell :) I’m a senior and this is my first time as a staff member on the Talon! I work at Fresh Thyme as a cashier, and in my free time I make beaded and wire jewelry for myself and friends. I love writing and...

Kristine Hart
Staff Writer

Kristine Hart

I’m Kristine Hart I’m in 10th grade, I am a staff writer for the talon. Some things I do in my free time are hanging out with friends and being with my dog, Firkins. Most of the week is spent with my friends Claire, Amanda,...

Landon Henderson
Staff Writer

Landon Henderson

My name is Landon Henderson and this is my first year in the Talon. I am usually outside and I live with my two parents, two siblings and two pets. I like to cook and my favorite sport is football, so I play it whenever I can. I ...

Randy Herfi
Staff Writer

Randy Herfi

Hello my name is Randy Herfi, I'm a 16 year old Junior in High School, and my position in the Talon is a Staff Writer. About me, I'm a regular high school student. My interests are Basketball, Football, and Video Games, in my spare ti...

Jaemin Kim
Staff Writer

Jaemin Kim

My name is Jaemin Kim. I am a Sophomore at RHS. I live with my parents, sister, and dog. I like to play basketball, go on walks with my dog, working at Yates Cider Mill, going to the gym with my friends, and hanging out with m...

Justin Lal
Staff Writer

Justin Lal

I’m a drummer and love music. I love watching movies and shows and often writing about them. I also love comics and video games. I am a new Talon member and I enjoy it a lot. Writing about things I love is always fun, the Talon...

Keira Long
Staff Writer

Keira Long

My name is Keira Long and I’m in 10th grade. I’m a staff writer for Talon. After school I’m usually with my friends like Tyler, Kristine, Claire, Maya, or Gina. I like always having something to do, so my schedule is typi...

Sara Milaj
Staff Writer

Sara Milaj

My name is Sara Milaj and I’m a freshman. This is my first year with The Talon as a staff writer! In my spare time, I write almost all the time and it’s my passion, so contributing to our school’s newspaper is a big accomplishme...

Trina Mollicone
Staff Writer

Trina Mollicone

My name is Trina Mollicone and I am a junior at Rochester. It is my first year on the talon and I am currently a staff writer. I am captain of the girls varsity golf team and on the girl’s varsity basketball team. I am  also th...

Wyatt Perkins
Staff Writer

Wyatt Perkins

I am Wyatt Perkins, a Sophomore, and I am a staff writer for the Talon. Some things I like to do in my free time are hangout with my friends, watch football, play baseball, and I also like to go fishing in the summer when I ha...

Erica Proctor
Staff Writer

Erica Proctor

My name is Erica Proctor and I’m a Freshman. I am a staff writer for The Talon and it's my first year. I play basketball, and run cross country and track here at RHS. In my free time I like to relax and watch Netflix and Tik...

Jake Vanderhoof
Staff Writer

Jake Vanderhoof

Hi my name is Jake Vanderhoof I am a Senior at Rochester High School. I am looking to find a small Christian university where I can study supply chain management and hopefully play baseball. I love spending my free time outdoors,...

Activate Search
The student news site of Rochester High School
Staff