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2018-2019 Staff

Hannah Gampe

Editor in Chief

Hello! My name is Hannah and I’m (finally) a senior at TAHS. I hope to be writing the swim stories and other student and alumni spotlights. This is my fourth and final year of Eagle Eye. I’m also the President of YAN, the senior school board representative, a member of NHS, Aevidum, speech team, POPS Extension, the tennis team, the swim team, drama club, and prom committee. Outside of school, this...

Olivia Watson

News Editor

Hi! My name is Olivia Watson, and I am a senior. I have spent my whole life at Tyrone and have always been a proud Golden Eagle. While I have been at this school district, I have been involved with cheerleading since 7th grade. One club where I am particularly interested in is YAN. I am the secretary of YAN and have been apart of it for three years now. I am also apart of NHS and Aevidum, being in...

Meghan McMullen

News Editor

Oh, hi there! My name is Meghan McMullen, I'm a senior here at Tyrone and this is my second year in Eagle Eye News. At school, I'm involved with a lot of groups including Concert Choir, Mock Trial, FBLA, Speech Team, and of course Eagle Eye. Last year was my first year as a staff member and I was responsible for the infamous "Pet Photo Contest." This year I plan on writing and having original ideas...

Emma Hoover

Features Editor

Hi, my name is Emma Hoover, and I am a Senior at TAHS.  This summer I was a Lifeguard at Delgrosso's Amusement Park.  During the school year, I’m a member of many clubs. I have been a part of Pops Extension for three years and this year I am Co-President of Pops.  I am also a member drama club, and I starred in the school’s production of Beauty and the Beast and Into The Woods. Additionally,...

Michael Stoner

Sports Editor

Hi, I’m Michael Stoner. I’m currently a 11th grader at Tyrone Area High School, and this is my second year as a member of the Eagle Eye staff. This year, I hope to write the baseball articles. I would also like to write all of this years football articles. After high school I plan to attend college and pursue a degree in journalism and hopefully write for ESPN or be a sports commentator. Some of...

Cate Baran

Sports Editor

My name is Cate Baran, and I'm a junior. This is my second year in Eagle Eye. I play three sports: soccer, swimming, and softball. Outside of school sports, I play travel softball with Blaze. Sports take up most of my life. I'm also in Youth Action Network and National Honors Society, too. This year in Eagle Eye I plan to improve my writing skills and write interesting stories.  I also want to wr...

Lucia Isenberg

Photo Editor

Hey! I’m Lucia Isenberg. I’m a sophomore and this is my second year on the Eagle Eye Staff. I enjoy both writing and photography. I am involved in Golden Revolution, Student Council, YAN, POPS Extension, NHS, Sr Quiz league, and swimming. In my (very little) free time, I take wedding pictures, senior portraits, and snap pics of everything in between. I also kayak and listen to Fleetwood Mac and the...

Aaryanna Wright

Photo Editor

My name is Aaryanna Wright. I am a senior at Tyrone High. I play soccer on the Tyrone girls soccer team. I run track and I am on the mock trial team. My hobbies consist of eating, playing sports, photography, and watching movies. My favorite food to eat is chicken wraps from Sheetz. I would highly recommend students to read Eagle Eye, because it's a great way for students to stay up to date with the ne...

Caden Brooks

Video Editor

Hey, what’s up. My name is Caden Brooks, and I’m a big ol’ senior. This is my third year in Video Production & Eagle Eye. My hobbies include gaming, watching movies, and beating the crap out of everyone I play in Ping Pong. I enjoy hanging out with the boys, and one day hope to become a Video Editor. My wildest dream is to edit films for a great director; my favorite being the legendary Qu...

Lauren Taylor

Social Media Director

Hi! Welcome to the Eagle Eye! My name is Lauren Taylor. It's SENIOR YEAR BABY. Bless up. This is my third and final year being apart of the Eagle Eye staff. Eagle Eye has been my favorite class for the past three years. I am a big part of the social media news flow that comes from the Eagle Eye News. I post a lot of the activity on Twitter, Instagram, and even Snapchat, (which I want to use much more th...

Kolby Cowher

Staff Writer

Hello, I am Kolby Cowher, but you can call me Mr. Cowher. I'm just a simple man trying to make my way in the universe. I joined Eagle Eye to hone my skills as a word wizard. As surprising as it may sound, I am a senior. When I'm not working my magic in the Eagle Eye, you can probably catch me holding a glass of iced tea whilst I play PlayStation. Some of my extracurricular activities include football, basebal...

Ava Focht

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Ava Focht. This is my first year of Eagle Eye and I am a senior here at Tyrone. I am a four year veteran in POPS Extension and Drama Club. I am also involved in National Honors Society, Student Council and Prom Committee. I have been a cheerleader since first grade but unfortunately cannot participate this year due to too many injuries. However, I hope to join the track team this year....

Taylor Pighetti

Staff Writer

Hello! My name is Taylor Pighetti. I am a senior. My favorite part of Eagle Eye is taking pictures. I also enjoy writing editorials. My favorite season is fall, and I am obsessed with dogs. My main hobby at the moment is working. My plans for the future have changed just a bit, but I still plan on going into the medical field. I have always wanted a job where I can help people. My goal for this yea...

Ava McCracken

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Ava McCracken. I am a senior this year and this is my third year in Eagle Eye. I’m number two on the tennis team, so I plan on writing about the matches for some stories. I also plan to write about other sports, Prom, YAN, features and spotlights. I have also played piano for 11 years. My favorite song is Sign of the Times by Harry Styles, who is also my favorite singer. One of my f...

Noah Taylor

Staff Writer

My name is Noah Taylor and I’m a senior at Tyrone High School. I’m a huge fan of hockey and have played the sport for about six years. I’m an avid follower of the Pittsburgh Penguins and really anything to do with the NHL. I really hope to grow a deeper following among my classmates for the hockey team on which five members of the senior class play. I’m looking forward to life after high school...

Brooke Welsh

Staff Writer

Hello, my name is Brooke with an “e” and I decided to join Eagle Eye this year to experience something new! I am a senior and surprisingly this is my very first Eagle Eye class. My extracurricular activities include basketball, track, YAN, Aevidum, prom committee, and student council. After high school, I plan on going to college close to home--most likely Penn State--and go into the medical field....

Taylor Laber

Staff Writer

こんにちは!僕はテイラです。 Oh wait, that’s not English. Hi, I’m Taylor. I don’t normally do bios, but TL;DR, I’m a homosapien of the female gender. I’m new to this whole thing. Blame my mom and TCam, they wanted me to join. And I’m here now. If you haven't already guessed, yeah, I’m learning Japanese in my spare time. I think it’s a really freakin’ pretty language...

Grace LeGars

Staff Writer

Hey there! My name is Grace LeGars and I am a junior for the 2018-2019 school year. This is my first year being a part of the Eagle Eye staff. I am a varsity cheerleader for the Golden Eagles. I have been a cheerleader for six years, have danced for nine years, and have run track for three years. I am a member of POPS Extension and have been since I was a freshman. I love fishing, kayaking, hiking and pre...

Haydn Loudenslager

Staff Writer

Good morning, my name is Haydn, I am a sophomore that has no plans after high school, and only recently discovered the joy of wings. I am also a nerd, if the bowtie didn’t tip you off. I have no extracurricular activities, I also have a brother and two sisters. I like video games, Kit Kats, hot chocolate, french fries and I don’t like carrots… that's pretty much it. My favorite book is Under T...

Christopher Wilkins

Staff Writer

Whats up! My name is Christopher Wilkins and I am a Junior this year at Tyrone Area High School. This is my first year working for the Eagle Eye. I am a member of the Tyrone’s varsity golf team and plan to write a few stories about the team this year. I’m not a really big fan of school but I plan on attending Penn State after high school to further my knowledge in business and accounting. I have...

Nathan Walk

Staff Writer

Whats up, my name is Nathan Walk.  This is my first year in the Eagle Eye, so I will be putting out some banger stories for y’all.  I do a couple things here at Tyrone, like being a student that is in the 11th grade.  I am also a part of the soccer team and I hurdle for the track team. I have been playing soccer for about 12-13 years now (I lost track, but it is around that). I chose to be a pa...

Lindsey Walk

Staff Writer

My name is Lindsey Walk and I am a junior this year at TAHS. This is my first year being involved in Eagle Eye. I am also involved in tennis, POPS Extension, Aevidum, Golden Revolution, Mock Trial, YAN, NHS, and Drama Club. I enjoy singing on my free time and acting in our surrounding communities' theaters. My favorite song is Perfect by Ed Sheeran, who is also my favorite singer. I have two pets...

Reagan Wood

Staff Writer

What's cookin good lookin? I’m Reagan Wood, and I am currently a junior at Tyrone Area High School. This my first year as a member of Eagle Eye, however, I hope to write about sports or publish editorials. I also hope to cover activities students are involved in that aren’t directly related to the school. I am involved in YAN, Student Council, Ski Club, National Honors Society and Renaissance h...

Makenna Bauer

Staff Writer

Hello! My name is Makenna Bauer and this is my first year in Tyrone Eagle Eye and I am super excited! I am a sophomore and I am on the varsity volleyball team, in POPS Extension, Golden Revolution, YAN, and I enjoy participating in the musical. This year I plan to follow in the illustrious footsteps of my older brother, the legend Bryce E. Bauer, in providing excellence to video editing, sports writ...

Dean Grassi

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Dean Michael Grassi. I play on the football and boys tennis team for the school. I'm also a member of POPS, drama club, Eagle Eye, and Tyrone Speech Team. My favorite subjects are gym, history, and science. My family consists of my mom, dad, and my famous brother A.J Grassi (Former Editor-in-Chief of the Eagle Eye.) My favorite movies are Star Wars, The Godfather, and Rocky. And I am a huge...

Sarah Hoover

Staff Writer

My name is Sarah Hoover and I am a sophomore at Tyrone Area High School. This past summer I was a lifeguard at Delgrosso's Amusement Park.  During the school year, I am on the Tyrone Swim Team. This is my second year swimming for Tyrone. I lettered as a freshman in swimming and my favorite event is the individual medley. I am also part of Golden Revolution, Youth Action Network, Renaissance, and...

Maggie Parks

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Maggie Parks. Usually I am a photographer and staff member for the TAHS yearbook, but this year I decided to try my hand in writing for the Eagle Eye as well. Other than Yearbook and Eagle Eye, I’m in track, I work at Delgrosso’s and spend most of my time making bad decisions with my friends. I love art, design, writing, photography and really anything where I get to create somethi...

Kelton Raabe

Staff Writer

Hello, my name is Kelton Raabe. I am sophomore at Tyrone. This is my first year in Eagle Eye. I am a part of the prestigious boys varsity soccer team and I am also a part of the legendary boys tennis team. I am a member of POPs Extension where I like to sing my heart out for all to hear with the lovely Mrs. Harris. My favorite hobbies include playing sports, playing video games, and hanging out on ...

Mario Grugan

Staff Writer

Boom! Pow! Crash! Pow! Boom! Slam! Now that I have your attention...My name is Mario Grugan.  I eat, sleep and breathe card magic, which is a weird diet known as nerdaterian.  I am a cat person who is perpetually annoyed by dogs. Aside from not liking dogs, which will inevitably backfire on me, I enjoy writing. Hence, I joined Eagle Eye.  I recently transferred from JV to Tyrone, so if I forg...

Melvin Lopez

Staff Writer

I am a freshman turning 15, I live with my younger brother and sister and also my parents, I also have one pet dog. I have much interest in writing for the school news including wrestling and football. I plan to attend college after high school to become an architect, I joined the Eagle Eye News because I wanted to write for the school and plan to enhance my writing skills by joining this class, i...

Kaila Moon

Staff Writer

I'm a freshman this is my first year of Eagle Eye, I joined because I really enjoy writing and I like to keep people updated. I want to improve my writing and I really enjoy taking pictures. My plans after high school are to become a traveling photographer and take pictures for magazines and become big for taking pictures of nature, art and places around the world. Some fun facts about me are I rea...

Cliff Roberts

Staff Writer

Howdy, my name is Clifford Roberts,or Cliff if you know me. I am a freshman and have lived in Tyrone for 3 years. I have four dogs named Lilly, Sadie, Roxy, and Princess. I love drawing and have been drawing since I was little. I also enjoy traveling to new places. This summer I went to both Maryland and Delaware. Previously, I have been to Florida, Georgia, and few other places.  I love to write...

Brandon Escala

Staff Photographer/Writer

My name is Brandon Escala, and I am a senior here at Tyrone. I am a 1st-degree black belt. I have plans to attend Penn State to get a degree in psychology and to later attend law school. I love going to the movies, especially drive-inn theaters. Some of the movies I like to watch are usually Sci-Fi, Superhero/Action, and Comedy. Aside from being in the Eagle Eye, I am also a member of YAN, Concert Choir,...

Sara Shock

Staff Photographer/Writer

Hey! Sara Shock here. Welcome to my profile. This is my second year in Eagle Eye. I am in YAN, Aevidum, NHS, and student council. My interests are photography, writing, bracelet making and eating. I also like horror movies, the fall, and my friends. I live with my parents, my 12 year old brother, and 2 cats.  After high school, I plan to attend Clarion University for a five year speech and language path...

Devon Henninger

staff writer and videographer

Hey bub, I am a senior (Big Cheese, I know) at Tyrone Area High School. Currently, I am a part of the Blair County Young Republican (unofficially) and volunteer for Republican campaigns in several ways. This is my second year working with Mr. Cammarata and Mr. Feather. My main interests include, politics (local, national, and international), watching football, and attending Golden Eagle football games wi...

Jack Lehner

Staff Videographer

Hello, my name is Jack Lehner and I’m a senior at Tyrone Area High School. This is my first year on the Eagle Eye staff. As a member of Eagle Eye, I hope to get more experience with videography and photography and may go to school for this after graduation. My hobbies and interests out of school are playing ice hockey for BG Marauders hockey team, playing video games, and making videos. My favorite...

Devin Phillips

staff videographer

Hi my name is Devin Phillips. This is my first/last year in Eagle Eye and I’m proud to be part of the video production crew. I have pets. I like to spend my time making videos at home. I am hoping that this year will turn out to be a great year and I cannot wait to see what type of videos and stories we will make.

Julian Cempa

Staff Videographer

Hi! My name is Julian Cempa and I am a junior. When I'm not in school, or at work, I'm either playing video games, studying languages or watching YouTube videos. After high school, I am hoping to go to Penn State main campus, and study pre-med. One interesting fact about me is I have taken the Korean I & II at Penn State, and hope to take Korean III and Korean IV the summer. I find learning lan...

Cody Harpster

Staff Videographer

Hi my name is Cody Harpster I'm in 11th grade and this is my first year in video production. My favorite things to do is play video games, play golf, and snowboard. I joined ski club around three or four years ago and I love going out into the cold wintery mountain that is Blue Knob. My plans after high school is to get some kind of job working with computers because computers are fascinating to un...

The Eagle Eye Editorial Board

The Eagle Eye Editorial Board

Editor in Chief: Hannah Gampe   News Editors: Olivia Watson and Meghan McMullen Sports Editors: Cate Baran and Micheal Stoner Features Editor: Emma Hoover Photo Editor: Lucia Isenberg Social Media Director: Lauren Taylor   Adviser: Mr. Todd Cammarata

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