Tyrone Eagle Eye News

2015-2016 Staff

Julia Raysor

Julia Raysor is a Senior at TAHS. She has been a part of the Eagle Eye since she moved to TAHS last year. She attended film school in New York City. At her old school she enjoyed film making and the photography club. She was also involved in modeling. Some of her hobbies include photography, film making, shopping and traveling. She likes to spend her free time watching old Disney movies. In the futur...

Adam Zook

Oh hey, I didn’t see you there. My name is Adam Zook, Editor in Chief of the world’s greatest school newspaper: Tyrone Eagle Eye News! I am a senior at Tyrone High School and this is my second year with the Eagle Eye. I intend to pursue journalism as a career after I finish my education at Slippery Rock University. Besides writing, I also enjoy reading, watching movies and kayaking. I hope to be ...

Kendra Wertz

My names Kendra and I’m a senior at Tyrone Area High School. It’s my second year of being a part of Eagle Eye! I’m planning on going to college next fall for English. My favorite color is blue. I binge watch Criminal Minds whenever I get free time. I’m a stereotypical white girl with my Starbucks,Netflix along with my excessive amount of selfies. I also love long walks on the beach with my...

Kendra Walker

Hello, my name is Kendra Walker. I’m a senior at TAHS. This is my first year as an Eagle Eye staff member. I’ve been a cheerleader for four years, and this year I’m the captain. After high school I plan on attending Juniata College for Spanish Education and Human Resources. My favorite subject in school is Spanish.  I wanted to join Eagle Eye because I wanted to try something new. Every other ...

Erika Voyzey

Hi! My name is Erika Voyzey, and I’m a senior at Tyrone Area High School. You’ll find me out at the track practicing to win my third state high jump title and to maintain my national All-American status. I’m also involved in numerous school activities such as Aevidum, National Honors Society, POP’s Extension show choir, lifting, and tennis. Being a part of Eagle Eye is an exciting experience for me...

Ryan Stringer

Hello, my name is Ryan. I am now entering my second year of Tyrone Eagle Eye News. I am a senior and writing about sports is a huge passion of mine. I am hoping my writing can project me into the college spotlight. Tyrone basketball is my favorite sport to write about. I am hoping for a successful year. The Eagle Eye only gets better. Never worse. I hope for this year to get one of my several storie...

Cullen Raftery

Hello, my name is Cullen Raftery, I am and 18 year old senior and have attended Tyrone since the first grade. I have a passion for learning and dreams for architectural engineering at PSU in my future. I have many hobbies, including many sports. Football is my most time consuming sport, but I participate in track also, competing in the long jump, high jump, and most importantly the Triple jump. I also...

Anthony Politza

Hello! My name is Anthony Politza and this will be my first year on the Eagle Eye staff although I’m a senior here at Tyrone High. I play soccer, basketball, and baseball for Tyrone. My interests include sports, more sports, movies, music, working out, and shoes. I love the TV-show Psych and spend most of my time either playing sports or watching them. As a fan of the Eagle Eye in previous years, I...

Madison Noll

Hi my name is Madison Noll and this is my first year in Eagle Eye News. I am a senior at Tyrone High School and I’m here to swish, kick and swing my way to a college profession. Sports has always been something I grew up with, especially with my older cousins. When I'm not playing sports I like to go shopping, go to concerts and travel. After high school I plan on attending Penn State Altoona majori...

Chelsea Miller

Hi! My name is Chelsea Miller. This is my first year at The Eagle Eye Newspaper. I am 17 years young. I am a senior at good ole’ Tyrone High School. I work at the hippest place in town, Jeanos. I also enjoy running. But when I am not doing that, I tend to consume everything in sight. I read on the down low. And I plan to go to college, undecided on where, but I am going. I am very bubbly, and te...

Will Lash

Will is a senior this year.  He is on the varsity football team and will be interviewing Head Coach Jason Wilson for our weekly "Ask the Coach" series.

Scott Goss

Hello, my name is Scott Goss and I am 17 years old. I am a senior at Tyrone Area High School. My main activities are running, playing video games, and editing videos for my friends Youtube channel. I am known around the school for my colored jeans. Track is my main and only sport. I am planning to attend college after high school. I currently am undecided regarding my major. I hope to go to a college...

Michael Eyer

Hi, I’m Michael and I love to write. In my free time, I’m always looking for things to write about. My interests include gaming, reading and writing books, and taking long walks on the beach. I have been on the Eagle Eye team since my sophomore year, and plan on making my final year with the site my best yet. I am your typical male student and thoroughly enjoy games and books, and appreciate the im...

Carly Crofcheck

My name's Carly Crofcheck. I've been in the Tyrone Eagle Eye for four years and I'm a Senior at TAHS. Last year I was the Editor in Chief, this year I'm the Social Media Editor. I’m a very outgoing and friendly individual. If you ever need a friend or just someone to talk to, come find me! I’ve got a crazy laugh; it would definitely brighten your day. I participate in volleyball and track &...

Finnley Christine

Hi, my name is Finnley and I am a senior at TAHS. Sports take up almost all of my free time. I am currently on the girls basketball and softball teams, and have played since I was eight. I enjoy sleeping and I plan to attend college next fall and major in Physical Therapy. This is my first year as an Eagle Eye staff member, and I am very excited to write about Tyrone, sports, and possibly you.

Nick Bonsell

Hi I’m Nick Bonsell. I am a senior at Tyrone Area High School. I play football, hockey, wrestling, and track. I look to go to college and get a good job after high school. I joined Eagle Eye because I wanted to do something new this year that gets me out of my comfort zone.

Anna Baran

Hi! My name is Anna and I am in 12th grade. My favorite things to do are play softball and soccer. Sports are my passion. I enjoy playing all sports, whether it is competitive or just for fun. I am also in National Honor Society, and Student Council. After I graduate from Tyrone, I hope to become a Physical Therapist or an Athletic Trainer. Also, I am hoping to play softball in college as well. I am...

Tyanne Weyant

My name is Tyanne and I am currently a junior at TASD and now a member of the Eagle Eye team. I’ve been in the Tyrone school district ever since kindergarten, so that'd be twelve years for those of you who aren't math whizzes. I absolutely love books and movies and enjoy writing.

AJ Grassi

Eagle Eye Editor in Chief A.J. Grassi is a second year veteran of the Eagle Eye/Channel T video production class. AJ is very involved with school as he participates in many activities, including football, track, and tennis. But sports aren’t AJ's only hobby. In his free time he likes to work on miniature models of vehicles ranging from cars to rockets. He is also a Boy Scout and is currently...

Nathan Hormell

Nathan Hormell considers himself to be the most important part of the Channel T video production staff. He's been in Eagle Eye crew for as long as he can remember, which at this point is a pretty long time considering he's  a senior. Nathan has no idea why hes has stuck around this long outside of the fact that the Tyrone Eagle Eye produces the best videos and stories on this side of the Missis...

Griffin Gantt

Griffin Gantt is in his second year as a member of the Channel T video production staff.  He joined this class because a teacher told him that he would be good at it.  He likes food, video games and activities like baseball, basketball, riding skateboards and bikes.  He likes to play video games.  Some of my favorites are Minecraft, Call of Duty, and Grand Theft Auto and also likes YouTubing...

Cheyenne Weaver

Cheyenne Weaver is a Junior at TAHS and this is her second year on the Eagle Eye staff. Cheyenne is a member of National Honors Society as well as POPs Extension. She is also a dancer at Dance Fusion. Cheyenne loves dogs, photography, make-up, writing, reading and travel. She is back on the Eagle Eye staff because she wants her stories to have an impact while she writes about topics she’s interes...

Toni Burns

Laid back and easy going describe senior Toni Burns. In her third and final year in Eagle Eye, Toni hopes to make a lasting impact on the group. Toni enjoys Eagle Eye because she believes it develops skills needed in everyday life. While participating in extracurricular activities such as YAN, this devoted senior still makes time to specially cover middle and elementary school events. After high school To...

Derek Wilson

Derek Wilson is a Junior and this is his second year in the Eagle Eye. He joined Eagle Eye to help with the band stories when Seniors graduated and to become a better writer.He is also a member of the marching, concert,and jazz band and plays the trumpet. Derek is also involved in roller hockey outside of school and enjoys watching sports such as ice hockey and football. Derek also enjoys fishing an...

Hailey Weyer

Hi, my name is Hailey Weyer and I am a sophomore. I absolutely love to watch Netflix and play video games, I mean who doesn’t? I also love nature, especially in the fall!  I am starting my first year as an Eagle Eye News staff member. Writing about anything health related is going to be great! Mainly because I would like to go to college right to earn a degree in Physical Therapy. But in all ho...

Rachel Robison

Hello, I’m Rachel Robison. I’m a sophomore at Tyrone. This is my first time writing anything for the Eagle Eye. As you can tell from what I write, I love to read and do a lot of it in my free time and when I probably should be doing my homework or sleeping. I also love to play saxophone. I’m in marching band, jazz band and concert band.  ...

Randi Riggleman

Hi! My name is Randi and I’m a sophomore at Tyrone Area High School. I in the National Honors Society and this is my first year being a part of Eagle Eye.  I’m excited to write interesting stories. I mainly love to sleep, read, watch Netflix and WWE. I also got to meet my hero, Stephanie McMahon. I am a dog lover, unapologetic internet buff, and I’m short. I'm looking forward to an awesome year. ...

Noel Politza

Sports Editor Noel Politza is a second year Eagle Eye staff member. He is an 11th grade athlete in basketball and track. In basketball he is a wing/big man, and he is a long distance runner in track. He is also a member of Student Council. In his free time he likes to watch Netflix, play video games, work out, and eat all types of food, like his favorite, chicken Parmesan. His favorite movie is Django U...

Brandon Kemp

Junior Brandon Kemp is going into his second year on the Eagle Eye staff. Brandon is also a part of the Tyrone varsity football team. Outside of this wonderful school Brandon enjoys following sports and playing Madden. When asked about why he chose to take this rad class he said, “It’s an easy grade.” This year readers will be seeing Kemp’s name popping up in the sports section with maybe a...

Kerrigan Julian

Hi, my name is Kerrigan and I am a sophomore at Tyrone High School. I am in Marching Band, Jazz Band, Swimming, Track, Ski Club and Choir. I love to watch movies and Sci Fi TV show series such as Doctor Who. I also love Super Heroes (The Flash) I enjoy watching YouTube, specifically gaming and love to play card games. My Favorite card games are Super Fight and Blackjack. One of my favorite games is...

Jamal Hicks

Hello world! My name is Jamal William Hicks. I am 15 years old. This is my first year as a staff member of the Tyrone Eagle Eye News. I am happy to be a part this team. I joined because I want to be a professional photographer or a sports columnist. I love sports. I am very active with them too. I’m on the varsity football team, varsity wrestling team, track team, and baseball team. I also play b...

Laura Gunter

Hi, my name is Laura Gunter and I’m a sophomore at Tyrone Area High School.I’m 15 years old. This is my first year as a writer for the Eagle Eye newspaper. I enjoy writing and spending time with my friends and family. I am a member of the TAHS varsity cheerleading squad. I’m very quiet and shy at first but once you get to know me I’m outgoing and fun to be around. I love to meet new people...

Molly Fadgen

Hi, I’m Molly Fadgen and I’m currently a sophomore at TAHS. My favorite subject in school is gym. At home, I sleep all day. Some of the things I do in my free time is play video games, listen to music, make cookies, drink soda, and swim. I am the official baker in the family. My favorite music is dubstep and favorite color is red. Christmas is my favorite holiday. I like editing videos and pictures...

Asher Christine

Hi my name is Asher Christine.  I'm a Senior here at Tyrone Area High School and this is my third year as an Eagle Eye staff member. The main reason I rejoined the Eagle Eye staff for a third year was to write about the great Tyrone sports and to further my experience and knowledge  in sports journalism. I'm also a returning veteran of the highly prestigious Tyrone Boys Varsity Soccer team. My h...

Kathleen Cempa

Hey! My name is Kathleen Cempa and I attend the Grier School for girls as a sophomore! I’ve spent my entire life here in Tyrone and attended school at the TASD until my freshmen year, where I applied to Grier and received a full scholarship to attend and I couldn’t turn them down! Even though I attend Grier I still plan to make time to write stories for the Eagle Eye, because it’s where I got my...

Morgan Bridges

Senior Morgan Bridges is a four year Eagle Eye veteran. She is the Eagle Eye's Social Media Director for the second year in a row.  She is involved in Mock Trial, Student Council, National Honors Society, Renaissance Club, Golden Revolution, and the school musical. This summer, she worked as a lifeguard at DelGrosso's Amusement Park and Laguna Splash. Her interests include traveling, dogs, writing, p...

Jarron Bower

Junior Jarron Bower is coming back for his second year on the Eagle Eye Eye/Channel T video production staff. His love of singing keeps him anchored in the high school concert choir but his true passion lies within the gaming world. Jarron enjoys First Person Warfare Simulations (FPWS), which he records and edits to post to his YouTube channel. If you’re lucky you may catch him doing a live stream o...

Jaylon Beck

As a second year Eagle Eye staff member and first year News Editor, junior Jaylon Beck seeks to expand Tyrone’s knowledge of their own FFA chapter. Beck is fond of the outdoors, horse riding, caring for animals, and of course, FFA. Beck’s role in FFA as a reporter requires her to be able to accept responsibility, and lead by example. She will also be able to write stories and take photos for Ty...

Hannah Gampe

Sophomore Hannah Gampe is in her second year as a member of the Eagle Eye staff. During her first year on the Eagle Eye staff, Hannah was a sports writer for the varsity swim team. She is an active member of her school by competing as a member of the swim team, as a member of National Honors Society, and a member of Concert Choir. Hannah also plans to join the Youth Action Network (YAN) and take pa...

Denver Light

Hi my name is Denver Light and I'm a 9th grader. This is my first year as a part of Eagle Eye News. I play basketball and football, but football is my favorite sport. My favorite sports teams are Penn State and Pittsburgh. I also hunt and fish a lot. Every year I go to Ohio on a hunting trip, and I go to Lake Erie to fish. This is my first year on the Eagle Eye News team. I am excited to write stor...

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