The Matador Messenger

2014-2015 Staff

Brandon Russell

Brandon is in 8th grade and is covering Spanish and Comp. Skills as his beat. His favorite subject is history. He is interested in soccer and skateboarding in his free time. He joined newspaper because he likes to write. This year ...

Katie Kuwahara

Katelyn is in 8th grade and is covering instrumental music, Esperanza activities, and Cal State Fullerton and her favorite subject is band.  She is interested in softball, color guard, flute, and piano in her free time. In h...

Ashley Ko

Ashley is in 8th grade and is covering yearbook and girls’ tennis at YLHS and her favorite subjects are history, science, and math. She is interested in photography and basketball. In her free time she practices photograph...

Kaelyn Piche

Kaelyn is in 8th grade and is covering new students and Yorba Linda High School sports as her beat and her favorite subject is art. She’s interested in animals and space and in her free time she reads. She joined newspaper ...

Hailee Coor

Hailee is in 8th grade and is covering arts and crafts as her beat and her favorite subject is language arts. She’s interested in cheerleading, reading, and writing and cheers in her free time. She decided to join newspaper ...

Maddie Freund

Maddie is in 7th grade and is covering Yorba Linda High School men’s basketball as her beat and her favorite subject is math. She’s interested in soccer, NCL, and running and she enjoys hanging out with friends and readin...

Kylie Malone

Kylie is in 7th and is covering tech lab as her beat and her favorite subject is science. She’s interested in art and plays with her sister in her free time. She decided to join newspaper because she loves to write stories fo...

Geneva Perez

Geneva is in 8th grade and is covering the PTA as her beat and her favorite subjects are language arts and art. Her hobbies are reading, writing, drawing, and playing outside. She decided to join newspaper for the interesting experience...

Mia Ferrell

Mia is in 8th grade and is covering advanced drama as her beat and her favorite subject is newspaper. She’s interested in dance and basketball and plays volleyball in her free time. She decided to join newspaper because she loves ...

Shubh Shah

Shubh is in 8th grade and is interviewing Doug Domene as his beat and his favorite subject is math. He’s interested in music and basketball and he plays xbox in his free time. He decided to join newspaper because he wanted ...

Erika Van Asch

Erika is in 8th grade and is covering art as her beat and her favorite subject is social studies and language arts. Her hobbies are reading, drawing, and playing games on her computer with friends. In her free time, she plays ...

Ryan Lamb

Ryan is in 8th grade and is covering math as his beat. He’s interested in sports and video games. In his free time, he reads, watches TV and hangs out with his friends. His favorite subject is math and he joined newspaper for the ex...

Sophia Bouyakzan

Sophia is in 8th grade and is interviewing Principal Valburg and covering social studies with Mr. Seitz as her beat. Her favorite subject is social studies. Her hobbies and interests include gymnastics, baking, and swimming. ...

Ethan Ogren

Ethan is in 8th grade and is covering the Yorba Linda Library and composition skills as his beat and his favorite subject is Language Arts. In his free time, he rides bikes and likes to use computers. His interests include co...

Preston Pope

Preston is in 8th grade and is covering the Yorba Linda Library as his beat and his favorite subject is social studies. In his free time, he likes to work on his own computer and draw. His hobbies include computer programmin...

Allison Coreas

Allison is in 8th grade and is covering vocal music as her beat. Her favorite subject is language arts. Her hobbies and interests are shopping and she enjoys reading and listening to music in her free time. She joined newspaper ...

Austin De Los Reyes

Austin is in 7th grade and is covering P.E. as his beat and his favorite subject is math. He enjoys playing hockey and in his free time, he likes to hang out with friends. He decided to join newspaper because he wanted to see wha...

Catie Krier

Catie is in 7th grade and is covering  Esperanza Activities as her beat and her favorite subject is science. She is interested in soccer, running, reading, and writing. This year she looks forward to publishing articles that infor...

Jared Mesa

Jared is in 8th grade and is interviewing Vice Principal Marshall and the OC sheriff and is covering Yorba Linda High School sports as his beat. He’s interested in baseball and practices playing in his free time. His favori...

Ava Tidwell

Ava is in 7th grade and is covering vocal music as her beat. Her favorite subject is language arts. She is interested in soccer, singing, writing, and reads in her free time. She joined newspaper because she really enjoyed wr...

Andrew Jankowski

Andrew is in 8th grade and is covering EHS sports and his favorite subject is math and social studies He is interested in lacrosse, football, baseball, and basketball. He decided to join newspaper because he wanted to write i...

Sammie Rentfro

Sam is in 8th grade and is covering Yorba Linda High School men’s lacrosse as her beat. Her hobbies are listening to music, hanging out with friends, and playing soccer in her free time. Her favorite subject is P.E. She wasn...

Riley Loudon

Riley is in 8th grade and is covering Esperanza sports as his beat. His favorite subject is social studies. He’s interested in football and enjoys playing baseball and guitar in his free time. He joined newspaper because he...

Kathleen Toblesky

Kathleen is in 8th grade and is covering anime club as her beat. Her hobbies include reading books/manga and watching anime and her favorite subject is social studies. She decided to join newspaper because she enjoyed the proces...

Diana Pham

Diana is in 8th grade and is covering counseling, new students, and language arts as her beat. She’s interested in anime and in her free time she’s probably using the internet. She decided to join newspaper because she felt r...

Delaney Durham

Delaney is in 8th grade and is covering ASB, REACH, and NJHS as her beat and her favorite subject is language arts. Her hobbies include playing soccer and running. In her free time she likes to doodle and listen to music. She...

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