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2021-2022 Staff

Morgan Lenamond
Copy Editor

Morgan Lenamond

Hey y'all! I'm a junior here at WHS, and this is my third year here in media staff! I'm a junior editor of the yearbook, and I'm also involved in the drama department, Interact, StuCo, and Broadcast Media. I'm so excited to be...

Lexi Anguiano
Staff Writer

Lexi Anguiano

Hey everyone! I'm Lexi and I am a senior here at WHS. I am involved in FFA, Student Council, NHS, and this is my second year to participate in Media Staff! Outside of school, I work at HEB and I love to spend time with my friends...

Mira Bhakta
Staff Writer

Mira Bhakta

Hi guys! My name is Mira and I'm a senior at WHS. I've been in yearbook since freshman year. I'm involved in Interact Club and NHS, but I also plan on doing StuCo and HOSA this year! I love to be around my friends and hang out...

Alyssa Bonnette
Staff Writer

Alyssa Bonnette

Im a senior, i am in choir, advanced culinary and swimming. I have done swimming for 4 years choir for 7 years and culinary for 3. i like to draw but its mostly just doodles. i hope i go to college when i graduate preferably for...

Baylee Burnett
Staff Writer

Baylee Burnett

Hello my name is Baylee and I'm a junior this year. I was born and raised in Waxahachie Texas and live with my mother, father, and two dogs "bella and dixie." My hobbies include reading mystery books, creating art, and babysitting...

Scout Burns
Staff Writer

Scout Burns

Hey, I'm Scout! I'm a junior here at WHS, and this is my first year in yearbook! I'm involved in Girls Basketball and Track. I enjoy reading, spending time with my family and friends, and going to church.  I love watching sports,...

Samantha Centeno
Staff Writer

Samantha Centeno

Hi, I'm Samantha! I'm a junior this year. I love traveling and listening to music. I'm literally obsessed with Tik Tok. I was born and raised here in Hachie.

Dakota Cagle
Staff Writer

Dakota Cagle

Uhhhhh well I'm a junior and I love cars. I really only pan on making my car faster and faster. Im interested in American muscle cars and hanging out with friends. When I'm not having with my friends I normally just go to school...

Breeley Calderon
Staff Writer

Breeley Calderon

Hey, my name is Breeley. I go to WHS. I'm a varsity cheerleader. I am a sophomore in high school. I like to do cool art stuff and hang with friends. My plans for my future are to find something I love doing and get rich. I hope...

Preston Call
Staff Writer

Preston Call

Hey y'all! My name is Preston Call (Pres) and I'm currently a Junior, Dual-Credit, honors student at Waxahachie High School (WHS). This is my second official year on the Yearbook Team and I was in the Journalism class my freshman...

Kacee Cash
Staff Writer

Kacee Cash

Hey Im Kacee and Im a sophomore.  When I get out of high school I want to major in business and create my own magazine company. Im in media staff because I had fun last year in journalism. I enjoy singing. Im open to doing whatever...

Clayton Creech
Staff Writer

Clayton Creech

Hi! My name is Clayton. I'm a junior and this is my second year in media staff. I am also involved in StuCo and the drama department. I plan to go to college at NYU or UCLA and major in theatre arts. I love hanging out with friends...

Victoria Chavarria
Staff Writer

Victoria Chavarria

My name is Victoria Chavarria. I am a sophomore at Waxahachie High School. I swim for for our school, my event is the 200 freestyle. I qualified for regionals 2020-21 school year as a freshman. I also cheer for WHS on our JV team....

Wynter Clark
Staff Writer

Wynter Clark

Hi, my name is Wynter Clark. I'm a senior here at WHS. I'm on the WHS Color guard team, NHS, Broadcasting, Student Council, Interact Club, and Media staff. I have a twin sister named Somer, and I'm told that I'm a very outgoing...

Asa Condor
Staff Writer

Asa Condor

Hello my name is Asa Condor. I'm a very creative person. I am on the WHS Swim Team. I hate sweating and it is one of my biggest pet peeves. I'm also a junior in high school. In the future, I plan on being in the olympics. If...

Maddie Dunn
Staff Writer

Maddie Dunn

Hi I'm Maddie Dunn! I am currently a sophomore at WHS and am very excited to be a part of the Media Staff this year. I love design, photography, and dance and am on the Cherokee Charmers Drill Team for my second year now. I love...

Logan Kaleb Elder
Staff Writer

Logan Kaleb Elder

Hey, my name is Logan and I am a senior in high school. I am 17 years old and I love to race cars and go to car meets. My favorite color is ultra blue or neon blue and I own a 2015 Jaguar F-Type. I have acted for Disney and Nickelodeon...

Payton Foley
Staff Writer

Payton Foley

Hi, I'm Payton! This year I'm a senior and I've been in journalism all four years of high school. I've also been in advanced and musical theatre all through out high school. Once I graduate I plan to attend college somewhere in...

Carolina Franco
Staff Writer

Carolina Franco

Hi, my name is Carolina. I'm a senior here at WHS. I've been in Yearbook for 3 years now and I love it so much! I also love driving around with my friends listening to music, and spending time with my family. I'm excited for my...

Luke Griffith
Staff Writer

Luke Griffith

Hey, I am Luke Griffith. I am a junior. I want to design for yearbook. This my first year in Media Staff. I like to make movies in my free time.

Aryanna Guzman
Staff Writer

Aryanna Guzman

hi I'm Aryanna , This is my first year in yearbook I've played softball my whole life I look forward to doing a lot this year being more involved with school activity...

Ally Henley
Staff Writer

Ally Henley

Hi, I am Ally Henley. I am a Senior at WHS.  Since my Freshman year, I have played soccer for the school and was in yearbook . I can't wait to see how this year turns out ! :)

Abby Herrin
Staff Writer

Abby Herrin

Hey, it's Abby! I am so excited to take on year 3, Junior season. This is my first year in yearbook and second in broadcasting. I am a current WHS cheerleader and Junior Co Captain. Everything Waxahachie and the community makes...

Jayla Holmes
Staff Writer

Jayla Holmes

My name is Jayla Holmes, I am 16 in the 10th grade. I am interested in of doing cosmetology. my future plans are me doing all the tings I want to be in life which is a real estate, and a doctor.  My past job I use to work at...

Cailyn Holloway
Staff Writer

Cailyn Holloway

Hi! My name is Cailyn Holloway and in my free time I like to paint! I also play the piano, the guitar, and the ukulele. I've worked at Chick-fil-a in Waxahachie for about a year now! I hope to go to college and major in psychology...

Brandon Jackson
Staff Writer

Brandon Jackson

My name is Brandon Jackson and I am a sophomore here at WHS. I plan to become an expert yearbook and photographer staff member. Also, I do plan to hopefully go to college at Tarleton State University for my best friend Titi that...

Romeo Kemp
Staff Writer

Romeo Kemp

Hi my name is Romeo. I am an 11th grader. I've been going to this school for two years now. I am now in Media Staff. My goal for the future is to be a lawyer because I think law is very fun to learn.

Lexie Lazar
Staff Writer

Lexie Lazar

Hi! I'm Lexie Lazar and I am a junior. I love to listen to music in my free time and spend time with people I love. Music wise, I will typically listen to mostly everything! In my future, I plan to go to college and start a career...

Trinity Mares
Staff Writer

Trinity Mares

I'm trinity, I'm a sophomore at WHS and I play softball at the school. I'm very outgoing and loud, not shy at all. I love to be outside and I'm always with at least one of my friends, there isn't one day I'm not. I like to watch...

Alex Martin
Staff Writer

Alex Martin

Hi, I'm Alex. I'm a senior at WHS and I've played soccer since freshman year. I am also a part of HOSA and the health science program. I love hanging out with my friends in my free time. I plan to go to nursing school and become...

Colton Marquardt
Staff Writer

Colton Marquardt

My name is Colton. I'm a Junior in high school and I love Mrs. Melick. My hobby is to play the guitar. I play electric and acoustic guitar. My snap is coltonmarq. I like sports like baseball and basketball.

Dayana Martinez
Staff Writer

Dayana Martinez

Hi! My name is Dayana and I am a Junior at WHS.I moved here last year. I like to hang out with my friends and family. My favorite subjects are math and science. I enjoy being part of the yearbook media staff. I have 2 sisters...

Maylie McCorkle
Staff Writer

Maylie McCorkle

I am Maylie and I am a Sophomore at Waxahachie High School. I have lived in Waxahachie for twelve years. I play varsity golf for the high school and I am a part of the yearbook team. I love to travel, write, take photos, and hang...

DeTyrian McCoy
Staff Writer

DeTyrian McCoy

Im a All American Football player, i love to play football. I play WR the most tiring position on the football field.  Im the best 2K and Madden player in the world! Lil Durk is the best rapper.

Manuel Rocha - Medina
Staff Writer

Manuel Rocha – Medina

Hi! My name is Manuel, and I'm a junior this year at WHS. In school, I'm involved in band and media staff. This is actually my first year doing media staff so I'm looking forward to seeing how it turns out. Outside of school,...

Loren Narro
Staff Writer

Loren Narro

I'm a senior at WHS and have been in Mrs. Melick's yearbook since freshman year. I enjoy doing art. I have two cats. One is named mocha and the other blackie. I like spending quality time with my friends and boyfriend. Quality...

Savannah Pearman
Staff Writer

Savannah Pearman

My name is Savannah Victoria Pearman and I'm 15 years old. I will be turning 16 on November 17th and I will get my license. I play tennis at WHS and I am in student council. In the future, I want to go to college and I'm not sure...

Emma Perkins
Staff Writer

Emma Perkins

Hey y'all! It's Emma. :) I'm in tenth grade. My extracurricular activities are swim, HOSA, and Student Council. This is my first year of yearbook, and there will be probably many more years to come! I love to read and listen...

KaMari Pointer
Staff Writer

Ka’Mari Pointer

Hi, my name is Ka'Mari Pointer! I love to play volleyball. It is my happiness. If you find me doing anything, it is probably playing volleyball. It takes my mind off of everything! I also enjoy listening to music a lot. My all...

Olivia Pyles
Staff Writer

Olivia Pyles

I love listening to music, reading books, and watching movies.

Hannah Russell
Staff Writer

Hannah Russell

Hi! I'm Hannah and I'm a senior this year at WHS. I am involved in FFA and yearbook. I enjoy hanging out with friends in my free time.

Lily Sanchez
Staff Writer

Lily Sanchez

Hi, I'm Lily and I'm a junior! This is my third year in Media Staff and I am the assistant business manager for the 2021-2022 yearbook. I am also in broadcast media, Interact, and Student Council. I enjoy shopping, fashion, business,...

Christian Smith
Staff Writer

Christian Smith

My name is Christian Smith. I'm a Junior at Waxahachie Hs. I love to play basketball, have a good personality, and love to watch Netflix. If you see me outside of school I'm either going to play basketball or getting food. I have...

Cole Spitzer
Staff Writer

Cole Spitzer

Hello intelligent reader, my name is Cole and I am a junior this year at Waxahachie High School. I am involved in the marching band and the top jazz band. I was offered the position in the media class by Mrs. Melick. I worked...

Magdalyne Staley
Staff Writer

Magdalyne Staley

Hey, I'm Maggie. I'm a Sophomore. This year is my first year in yearbook, and I'm very excited for this class. I love trippy things, and I draw a lot which is something I really like and cool. Glad to be in this class this year,...

Jade Stauffer
Staff Writer

Jade Stauffer

Hello! My name is Jade Stauffer and I'm a Junior here at Waxahachie High school. I have a calico at named Luna and a dog named Zeus. In my free time I enjoy going out and running errands as well as crocheting. I recently joined...

Raylee Svrcek
Staff Writer

Raylee Svrcek

Hey, it's Raylee! :)) I am 16 and a junior this year. I am a varsity cheerleader, so I spend a lot of my time on the sidelines of the field or court! I am also involved in HOSA and Student Council. Outside of school, I enjoy spending...

Kaiya Trevino
Staff Writer

Kaiya Trevino

I am a sophomore. I am 15 years old, turning 16 October 15th. I'm a Libra and I am 5'4 — very much confident and social. I'm single, only ever had 1 boyfriend... I'm a cool female and I can vibe around anyone. I like to mind...

Riley Mae Walker
Staff Writer

Riley Mae Walker

My name is Riley Walker. I am 16 years old and my boyfriend is 17. His name is Jaxon Pack. I am the WHS mascot. I am a STUCO officer. I don't currently have a job but I am a social media influencer so follow me on instagram...

Katie Walker
Staff Writer

Katie Walker

Hi :) I'm Katie Walker. I'm a senior at WHS. I'm the yearbook editor-in-chief and I'm on the varsity soccer team. My future plans are to attend Texas State University and major in communications or journalism.

Jace Williams
Staff Writer

Jace Williams

I'm very talented and l like to learn about new things. I'm very athletic and like to play sports. My favorite sports are football and basketball.

Raione Williams
Staff Writer

Raione Williams

I'm Raione (ray-on).I also go by Missy. I am a sophomore at WHS, So far I have gotten lost 3 times in this school. I was homeschooled for 2 years so being back in school is weird . The only reason I liked being homeschooled was...

Grace Whiteley
Staff Writer

Grace Whiteley

My name is Grace. This year, I'm getting more involved in FFA, and this year I'm showing a pig. Things I love to do for fun is swim and play with my little sister. One thing that changed how I look at life now is when I was in...

JaNaya Wofford
Staff Writer

Ja’Naya Wofford

Wassup! My name is Ja'Naya Wofford. I'm in the 10th grade but I plan on graduating & going to Prairie View A&M University for the HBCU college experience. I'm a real cool, laid back person. At school I just stay out the...

Khristian Jude Zaldivar
Staff Writer

Khristian Jude Zaldivar

My name is Khristian I am 17 years old. I am a senior at Waxahachie High School. I write and record music and have received a record deal from UMG for when I turn 18. I enjoy watching shows on Netflix and Hulu especially Outer...

Merik DeyJon Steen
Staff Writer

Me’rik Dey’Jon Steen

Hi, my name is Me'rik Steen. I like to play football and hang with friends, I also have my own clothing Line called Valid. When it comes to meeting me in person I can be cool but I am very goofy.;)

Roderick Hartsfield
Staff Writer

Roderick Hartsfield

Hi, my name is Roderick but I go by Rod. This is my first year on Media Staff. I also play football on varsity. I want to go to college to play football.

Aiden Grahnquist
Staff Writer

Aiden Grahnquist

My Name is Aiden Grahnquist. I'm a senior at WHS. Some of my interests include baseball and football. I have many plans for the future but don't have a definite plan yet. One of my plans is to train for the next year for baseball...

Aleea Buckaloo
Staff Writer

Aleea Buckaloo

Hi, my name is Aleea and I'm a junior at Waxahachie High School.

Jaidynn Gonzales
Staff Writer

Jaidynn Gonzales

My name is Jaidynn Gonzales, and I'm 16 years old. I'm a junior, and this is my second year in media staff. I like listening to music and designing yearbook pages.

Janelle Holmes
Staff Writer

Janelle Holmes

My name is Janelle Holmes and I am a senior in high school. This is my second year in Waxahachie and my second year as a Media Staff writer. I play club volleyball and I also run track. My plan for the future is to go to a community...

KC McGlothin
Staff Writer

KC McGlothin

Yo, what's up! My name is KC. I am a sophomore here at WHS. This is my first year here at WHS. Before here I lived in Sherman. I love my family, food, and listening to music. I hope this school year has big plans for me. I always...

Staff Writer

Tori Mcclain

My name's Tori and I show pigs. I'm a junior in high school. I've grown up in Waxahachie my whole life. I'm always traveling — that's something I love to do. I'm always at the lake fishing or even mudding!  I've been showing...

Mariah Davis
Staff Writer

Mariah Davis

My name is Mariah and I'm a junior at WHS. My interests are cooking and drawing. After high school, I want to own a bakery. I don't want any kids or to be married. I also would want to live out of state.

Kool King
Staff Writer

Kool King

I am in the 11th grade. My current interests are basketball, sleep, and taking pictures. My future goal is to be a pro basketball player. This class is cool so far. This is my first year in the class.

Jordan Bryant
Staff Writer

Jordan Bryant

My name is Jordan Bryant. I am a Junior at Waxahachie High School. I play football. I like listening to music, watching Netflix, going to the mall, traveling, and hanging with my family.

Lennon Barnes
Staff Writer

Lennon Barnes

I am deaf so this is a bit harder to do. I play video games and like to climb, mostly. I am a sophomore at Waxahachie High School.

Molly Ballard
Staff Writer

Molly Ballard

My name is Molly and I am a junior in high school. I go to Waxahachie High school. I have a torn AC joint in my shoulder right now. I'm 16 and I turn 17 March 13th. I work after school every day and on the weekends.

Nash Nichols
Staff Writer

Nash Nichols

My name is Nash Nichols. I'm in the 11th grade here at Waxahachie High School. I play baseball and participate in Student Council. I am excited for this year and helping to create the yearbook!  

Destin Benson
Staff Writer

Destin Benson

I'm Destin and I am a senior at WHS. I play football and I play safety. I am part of the Media Staff. I want to be football coach and would love to attend Texas State.

Logan Smith
Staff Writer

Logan Smith

Hi, my name is Logan smith and I'm a junior at Waxahachie. I play golf and I've played gold for all of high school. I was in broadcast last year and now I'm in yearbook.

Lillian Schaefer
Staff Writer

Lillian Schaefer

Hi, I'm Lili! I'm a junior and this is my first year in Media Staff. I'm in theater, ceramics, and greenhouse production. I love the arts and nature and plan to pursue art or naturalism in the future. I'm a Libra and my favorite...

Ximena Zavala
Staff Writer

Ximena Zavala

Hi! I'm Ximena! I'm a sophomore this year and I love to listen to music. I'm very excited to be a part of the WHS media staff this year. I love photography and different creative thoughts my fellow classmates offer. I'm currently...

Hope Patterson
Staff Writer

Hope Patterson

Hey, I'm Hope and I'm in 11th grade.  My interest include theatre, spending time with my friends and family, going to church, and sleeping. After high school, my plans are to go to Texas A&M to major in teaching and education....

Ashley Tucker
Staff Writer

Ashley Tucker

Hey, I am Ashley Tucker. I'm a Junior in high school. My interests are doing hair and makeup. In the future, I want to be a Cosmetology teacher. I love taking pictures of nature and objects. I also have a passion for animals.

Nancy Duarte
Staff Writer

Nancy Duarte

Hey loves, my name is Nancy and I am a senior at Waxahachie High School this year and a Pisces! This is my second year as a staff writer on yearbook. A few of my interests are baking and reading, and of course listening to music...

Taylen Bowman
Staff Writer

Taylen Bowman

Hey, I'm Taylen! I am a Junior at Waxahachie High School, and I am also in the show choir and chorale choir! I have been in yearbook for two years and I still love it. I like to draw, sing, cook, take pictures, and have fun. When...

Cameron Pineda
Staff Writer

Cameron Pineda

My name is Cameron, but everyone calls me Cam. I am in the 11th grade. I have three brothers, one older, and two younger. The oldest is 29, and the others are 7 and 6. My parents are divorced. I really only hang around the same...

Taylor Lister
Staff Writer

Taylor Lister

I am currently in the 10th grade. My future plans for my life are to go to college, my options are in New York.  Here are some of the schools I'm looking into: Juilliard, Berkeley, etc. After attending college, I would like to...

Allan Richardson
Staff Writer

Allan Richardson

Hey! I'm Allan and I am a junior at Waxahachie  High School. I'm trying to get done with marching season and in my free time I just like to chill and play on my Nintendo Switch.

Micah Jones
Staff Writer

Micah Jones

I am in the 11th grade. I am interested in taking photos and hanging with my friends in B8. Also, I work at Bahama Bucks. When I grow up I want to be in the Marines. I love taking pictures.

Dru Fuller
Staff Writer

Dru Fuller

I am in the 11th grade. I take interest in taking pictures and hanging with my friends. I also take interest in sleeping. In the future, I plan on going to college and getting a nursing degree. Then I plan on going to esthetician...

Carli Reames
Staff Writer

Carli Reames

My name is Carli Reames. I am a sophomore at Waxahachie High School. I play on the varsity tennis team and have been playing tennis for 3 years. After high school, I plan to go to college and start my own business. My goal for...

Rhonda Springer
Staff Writer

Rhonda Springer

My name is Rhonda Springer and I attend Waxahachie High School. This is my junior year — one step closer to being a senior. I play golf for Waxahachie girl's golf team, and this is my second year starting on varsity. I'm looking...

Angelina Alvarado
Staff Writer

Angelina Alvarado

I'm a sophomore  at WHS. I have a busy schedule outside and inside of school. I love basketball, painting, taking/editing pictures, and I love speaking my mind and getting my word out. I have a strong belief in a lot of things,...

Brooke Rodriguez
Staff Writer

Brooke Rodriguez

I am a sophomore this year at WHS. Outside of school, I play club volleyball and spend time with my friends and family. Throughout high school, I plan to graduate with my associate's degree. I also plan to work towards getting...

Emily Cooley
Staff Writer

Emily Cooley

My name is Emily and I'm a sophomore this year. I have a few interests that include sleeping, reading, and watching Netflix. I have multiple future goals and that is to be involved in law enforcement and another short term futur...

Rylee Pittman
Staff Writer

Rylee Pittman

My name is Rylee Pitman and I'm a junior at WHS. I enjoy playing soccer, doing art and media. My future plans are doing art or either being a soccer coach for little kids. I'm very sweet and enjoy talking to people. I am the type...

Kylee Raney
Staff Writer

Kylee Raney

My name is Kylee Raney and I am a junior at Waxahachie High School. I play softball for WHS Indians and outside of school, I play for Corsicana on Blaze. I have played since I was 7, making this my 10th year to play. This is my...

Dj Collins
Staff Writer

Dj Collins

I'm Dj. Mrs. Melick is my favorite teacher and I play football. I'm in 11th grade. I don't really know what I want to do in the future, but I want to go to college. I don't really have too many interests, but I like hooping at...

Keira Lehman
Staff Writer

Keira Lehman

Hey y'all, I'm Keira! I'm a sophomore at WHS (2021-'22) and some things I love include oat milk lattes, New York city, rainy days, the cold, french class, and reading (even though I'm the slowest reader ever.) I'm on the WHS swim...

Tatum Beall
Staff Writer

Tatum Beall

I'm Tatum. I play baseball for Usa Prime. I am a junior at WHS . I am 15. I'll turn 16 in September. I have 2 brothers and 1 sister, so that makes me the youngest. I like shoes and clothes.

Kelley Jenkins
Staff Writer

Kelley Jenkins

My name is Kelley Jenkins. I'm in 11th grade. I play baseball. I want to make a lot of money in my future. I also like to sleep.

Benjamin Zavala
Staff Writer

Benjamin Zavala

Hi, I am Ben. I am a varsity football player and I am in powerlifting. I am also in track and field. I can't wait to make this year a great year.

Hannah Solis
Staff Writer

Hannah Solis

I am a sophomore . I am 16 years old. My Birthday is November 21. I'm a scorpio. I've been married since 2019. I want to be a marine biologist.

Journei ODonell
Staff Writer

Journei O’Donell

Hey , my name is Journei O'Donell and I'm in 10th grade. My favorite thing to do is sleep. Nothing is better than sleep. If you aren't sleeping then what are you doing? Anyways, if I'm not sleeping, I'm most likely with my friends....

Samuel Morales
Staff Writer

Samuel Morales

Hi my name is Sam. I am currently a junior at WHS. I'm usually a very chill and laid back person. I can get loud, I just prefer not to. I am a shy and reserved person. I rarely speak out in class. I have a tight and small friend...

Sarah Barker
Staff Writer

Sarah Barker

Hi! My name is Sarah Barker and I'm a sophomore writer at Waxahachie High School. Though it was only last year that I was introduced to journalistic writing, it's become a new passion that I want to pursue throughout my high school...

Cayden Redd
Marketing Manager

Cayden Redd

Hi everyone! I am Cayden Redd! I am proud to be this year's Student Body President at WHS. I always say that I was born to be a leader. This year I am also the marketing manager for the yearbook and newspaper. Promoting something...

Maven Navarro
Editor

Maven Navarro

Hey! I am Maven Navarro. I am a senior at WHS and I am so excited to be Editor of The Arrow this year! I am currently the Student Body Vice President. I am also on the varsity tennis team and perform with our award winning musical...