The Tribe

2019-2020 Staff

Cale Barnes

Editor-in-Chief

This is my second year as a writer for Holt, I hope to get more attention on Holt's publication and leave a good mark on the school. I'm involved in several clubs such as Scholar Bowl, writing club, and my own D&D club. If...

Megan Thompson

Editor-in-Chief

**Class of 2020**Hello, my name is Megan. This is my third year writing for Holt Tribe and first year as Editor-in-Chief. I have been a Photography Editor and writer for the staff in previous years. I like musicals, cartoons, and...

Sierra Romanski

Writer

Hi, my name is Sierra Romanski. I’m a junior here at Holt High School and writing has always been something that I’ve enjoyed, which is why I decided to write for the school. Writing is a great way for me to get my creativity...

Noele Lehnhoff

Writer

My name is Noele Lehnhoff. I’m a sophomore, and I’m a writer for our school’s magazine. I have always had a love for creative writing, and in the past few years have discovered how interested I am in becoming a journalist. ...

Hana Scheuermann

Writer

Aloha everybody, my name is Hana Scheuermann and I am a junior this year and this is my third year writing for Holt Tribe. I love writing and it has been a part of my life ever since I could remember. I enjoy being creative in any w...

Abigail Jessen

Writer

Hello, my name is Abi Jessen and I am in the Online News class with Ms. Swanson. I am a junior at Holt High School and writing is one of my favorite things to do. I enjoy spending time with friends and family. Writing has also...

Britney Crossin

Writer

Hello. My name is Britney Crossin. I am a Junior at Holt High School. I love to write and I feel so grateful that I get to write for Ms. Swanson in online news. It feels likes a family, no judgement, just love. I write poetry,...

Kaia Fischer

Writer

My name is Kaia Fischer. I’m a senior this year and joining the Holttribe team. I can be found perusing the halls with a camera, running around the auditorium, and on Friday nights with a tenor saxophone in hand. If you see m...

Aidan Loaiza

Writer

I'm a junior this year. I like to spend time with my friends and live in the moment. I love being at the lake and just having fun with whomever I'm with. So pretty much I just like having a good time and I hope to add creativity,...

Mitch Terbrock

Writer

My name is Mitch Terbrock and this is my first year as a writer for Holt. I play soccer and I am also in DECA. I am very excited to write articles for Holt Tribe.

Ethan Kuhn

Writer

My name is Ethan Kuhn and this is my first year as a editor for Holt Tribe. I am a junior and have past experience in journalism, I look to make a major impact on the staff and have a great year.

Jacob Tooley

Writer

I am a Junior this year, and this is my first year doing anything in Journalism. I am taking the Online News class, and I am fairly optimistic about it. You don't need to know me personally to figure out that I don't actually...

Emily Teismann

Writer

Hi, everyone. I'm Emily (though some of you might know me as E, Em, Mom, Grannie, etc). I’m part of Class 2021. My hobbies include drawing, reading, writing, and being my sarcastic, weird self. I’m a self proclaimed nerd an...

Lauren Johnson

Writer

My name is Lauren Johnson and I am a sophomore here at Holt. I knew I wanted to join magazine when I started to write constantly. I get my ideas for writing while I either watch YouTube or listen to music. A few things about me are...

Izzy Patton

Writer

My name is Izzy Patton, this is my second year writing for Holt. I write for Tribe as well as do Broadcast. Being apart of publications has showed me so much more about the school and new fun events!

Lillian Barley

Reporter

Howdy, my name is Lillian Barley and I am a freshman this year. If you see me in the hall, feel free to hand me a Twix. I love to write about things around the school to inform others about the truth. I enjoy hanging out with...

Rheanna Lewis

Reporter

Hi, I'm Rheanna Lewis and I'm a freshman ('23) at Holt. This is my first year taking Journalism. I am very shy, but once you get to know me I am very funny and outgoing. I don't do any activities outside of school other than playing...

Ashtyn Heuer

Reporter

Hey! What's up? My name is Ashtyn. I am a sophomore here at Holt. I love to write, more creative writing per se, but I like to try new things and have found that Journalism is really cool to do. I adore dogs and cats, taking pictures,...

Alexis Stratman

Reporter

Hello, my name is Alexis Stratman. I am 16 years old and I'm a sophomore graduating in the year 2022. I love to read and write stories, and hopefully, in the future, I will publish a book.

Rian Brady

Reporter

Hello, my name is Rian Brady. I am in journalism class with Ms. Swanson. I really enjoy being in journalism class. I joined this class because I really enjoy watching the news and reading articles and wanted to be able to write...

Oriana Bonin

Reporter

I'm a freshman here and this is my first year taking Journalism. My favorite form of writing would be poetry because it's so mysterious. I love listening to all music which is cool I guess.

Reagan Stinson

Reporter

Hey, I'm Reagan and I'm a freshman here at Holt. I'm a member of HOSA and Associate Student Council. I knew I loved writing when I found out that I actually enjoyed writing essays for English everybody else dreaded. I remember...

Austin Fields

Reporter

Hi, my name is Austin Fields. I'm a freshman at Holt High, and I like to swim.  I'm so happy I am able to take this class for freshman year.  I used to be so into writing and stopped, and now I'm starting to enjoy it again....

Chaun Freeman

Reporter

Hi my name is Chaun Freeman. I am a Freshman here at Holt high school. I like to play basketball and it's my favorite sport. I like to spend my time with my family and I also like reading and writing. I like taking pictures of...

Jaden Walls

Reporter

Hi. I'm a sophomore and I am a great person who makes people happy. Journalism is really fun and it brings me joy to be a part of the staff.

Damien Payne

Reporter

Hi, my name is Damien Payne. I am a Junior this year and I graduate in 2021. I love writing and video editing. I am trying to get into broadcast media or something to do with video editing in general. I love editing videos and...

Jillian Murrah

Reporter

Hey! I'm Jillian, a freshman reporter for Holt Tribe. I enjoy writing stories, learning about events and adoring cats. I may only be in the journalism class, but I believe I have great writing skills and am prepared for the responsibility...

Nick Sauers

Reporter

My name is Nick Sauers. I am a Freshman and I write for Holt Tribe for the class Intro to Journalism. Since a young age, I have enjoyed writing and been complimented on my writing abilities. I enjoy writing news articles for this...

RJ Smith

Reporter

Hi. I'm R.J. Smith. I have two baby brothers and they're my world. I love writing because it helps me deal with the hard things in life. I'm not very good at it, but I try my best.

Matthew Fisher

Reporter

Hey. My name is Matthew Fisher. I’m a Freshman and this is my first year writing for Holt Tribe. I'm in Intro to Journalism with Ms. Swanson. I enjoy playing guitar and reading. I listen to a lot of music and play Xbox. I a...

Kymberly Francis

Reporter

Hi! I’m Graciela Kymberly Francis, but I go by Kymberly because Graciela is a family name. I’m a freshman. My mom is from Mexico and my dad was born in the U.S. so I’m Mexican-American. I am in color guard and I love performing....

Sydney Reddin

Reporter

My name is Sydney Reddin and I am a Sophomore at Holt High school. I play varsity basketball and I like to spend a lot of time with my family and friends. I also like to write because it gives you a place to get all of your thoughts...

Ellie Kleffner

Reporter

Hello, my name is Ellie Kleffner. I am a freshman this year at Holt and I love it here so much! I enjoy seeing people smile everyday as I walk through the hallways of the school. I enjoy writing stories about many ideas that c...

Lizzie Barrale

Reporter

Hello, my name is Lizzie Barrale I am in a freshman at Holt High School. I decided to sign up for journalism when I noticed the amount of interest I have in writing. I love being able to express my opinion as well as expressin...

Jarah Hoffmann

Reporter

Hi, my name is Jarah Hoffmann. This is my first year at Holt, and I play on the JV softball team. I graduate in 2023, I have one sibling and four cats. I love softball, and I hope to write impactful articles for Holt in the future!

Cheyenne Johnson

Reporter

Hello! My name is Cheyenne Johnson. I am a sophomore at Holt High school. I play tennis for Holt and I love listening to music and I’m in choir. I’m a very shy person but once you get to know me and I get comfortable with y...

Grace Peters

Reporter

Hello, my name is Grace Peters and I am in Ms. Swanson’s Intro to Journalism class. I am a freshman here at Holt who enjoys reading and writing in my free time. I also love baking and spending time with friends and family. W...

Anabelle Morris

Reporter

Hello, my name is Anabelle Morris. I am a junior here at Holt. I enjoy playing with my puppy and riding my horse. Also, I like to hang out with my friends in my free time. I have always used writing as a way to cope with different...

Chloe Gee

Reporter

Hey! My name is Chloe Gee, but go simply by Lo most often. I love hiking and climbing trees, the only scenarios where I’m out of the house. I’ve taken up hobbies in drawing digitally and in writing, particularly in report...

Quinn Kelly

Reporter

Hello , My name is Quinn Kelly. I am a freshman here Holt. I love to play basketball and I like playing video games in my free time. I am excited to write articles for Holt.

Hailey Thomeczek

reporter

My name is Hailey Thomeczek. I am a freshman at Holt High School. I swim and my favorite subject is math because it challenges me. I like writing because it's a way to inform the outside world about things they may not know if...

Adian Kline

This is my first year of the magazine and it has been a blast. I hope to write stories that will intrigue people to read and improve my writing through this year

Aspen Deslongchamps

Design Editor

I'm Aspen Deslongchamps. I'm a part-time writer, reader, artist, and a full-time karate chick. When I'm not practicing karate, you can find me reading fat books, watching "Lord of the Rings", doing TONS of homework, hugging my...

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