The student news site of Emmaus High School

THE STINGER

THE STINGER

The student news site of Emmaus High School

THE STINGER

THE STINGER

2022-2023 Staff

Huy Huynh
Multimedia Editor

Huy Huynh

Huy Huynh has been on the Stinger for 2 years and is currently the multimedia editor. He is involved in the Lehigh Valley Youth Council, American Computer Science League, Economics Club, Mock Trials, and National Honor ...

Ogonna Nnodimele
News Editor

Ogonna Nnodimele

After writing for The Stinger in ninth and tenth grade, Ogonna Nnodimele officially joined the paper as the news editor during her junior year. She is also involved in Key Club and Math league. In her free time, she enjoys reading,...

Ayaan Shah
Opinion Editor

Ayaan Shah

This is Ayaan's second year on The Stinger. He is a member of Academic Team, Chess Team, Global Citizens Club, an officer of Chess Club, and Treasurer of Foreign Cultures Club. In his free time, Ayaan likes to r...

Maeve Yanes
Features Editor

Maeve Yanes

Maeve Yanes has been on The Stinger since her sophomore year. She is very active in Emmaus’ theater and music department. Maeve is also a member of Star of the Day Theatre Company and a founding member of the Youth Advisory...

Elliot Munson
Arts & Culture Editor

Elliot Munson

Elliot Munson has written for The Stinger since their junior year, and currently serves as the managing editor of Arts and Culture. He also is involved in mock trial, and likes to ride his bike outside of school recreational...

Maximus McGrath
Sports Editor

Maximus McGrath

Maximus McGrath has been on the Stinger for 2 years and is currently the managing sports editor. He also participates in Key Club, National Honor Society, Emmaus boys soccer, and plays for Lehigh Valley United outside o...

Alice Adams
Photo Editor

Alice Adams

Alice is a photographer for The Stinger and has been since the beginning of her freshman year. She is involved with National Honor Society, Collage Magazine, Earth Watch, and National Parks Club. Outside of school, she enjoys...

Alex Rosa
Deputy Multimedia Editor

Alex Rosa

This is Alex Rosa’s first year on The Stinger and he is currently a deputy multimedia editor. He is involved in Interact Club. Outside of school, he likes to play video games, basketball, and read. ...

Carina McCallum
Deputy News Editor

Carina McCallum

Carina McCallum is starting her first year on The Stinger as a Deputy News Editor. She is a part of the Red Cross Club. Outside of school, she enjoys reading, baking, hanging out with friends, and spending time outdoors. ...

Maddie Hess
Deputy News Editor

Maddie Hess

Maddie Hess has been on The Stinger for just over a year and is currently a deputy news editor. She is involved in Mock Trial, French Club, Young Democrats Club, Students Organizing Against Racism, Susan Wild's Camp...

Clare Sheehan
Deputy Opinion Editor

Clare Sheehan

Clare Sheehan joined The Stinger in the spring of 2022 as a deputy opinion editor. She is also a member of the EHS orchestra, chamber, and sinfonia groups, as well as Moravian University’s community orchestra and ense...

Bek Lopez
Deputy Opinion Editor

Bek Lopez

Bek is a sophomore involved in theater and Collage Magazine. Outside of school, they enjoy reading and writing, stargazing, listening to music, and having a good cup of hot cocoa. ...

Keira Davies
Deputy Opinion Editor

Keira Davies

Keira Davies has been a part of Stinger for one year now and is currently a deputy editor of opinion. She is a pole vaulter on the Emmaus track and field. When she is not at school she enjoys being outdoors rock...

Gianna McComber
Deputy Features Editor

Gianna McComber

Gianna McComber is a freshman and is on her first year of staff as a deputy features editor. She is part of the Emmaus Field hockey team and is a member of Interact Club. Outside of school, she enjoys spending time with her friends,...

Grayson Navarro
Deputy Features Editor

Grayson Navarro

Grayson Navarro has been on The Stinger since his sophomore year. He currently works as a deputy features editor but served as a copy editor and columnist for the past two years. He is a part of Emmaus' Track and Field team, National...

Giana Pistoria
Deputy Arts & Culture Editor

Giana Pistoria

Giana is a senior, has been on The Stinger for 2 years, and is a deputy arts and culture editor. She is a member of National Honor Society and Interact Club, along with being a Hornet Ambassador. She enjoys list...

Kate Smith
Deputy Sports Editor

Kate Smith

Kate Smith is a senior and this is her first year on The Stinger as a deputy sports editor. She plays on the girls tennis team and is also involved in Earth Watch, Key Club, NHS, and the Hornet Ambassadors. Outside of sc...

Lauren Riazzi
Deputy Sports Editor

Lauren Riazzi

Lauren Riazzi is a junior at EHS and this is her second year on The Stinger. Lauren is also involved in Interact Club and Science Olympiad. Outside of school, she volunteers for the Seeing Eye and enjoys reading...

Quinn Colognato
Copy Editor

Quinn Colognato

Quinn Colognato is a senior and is currently a copy editor for The Stinger. She is president of the Lehigh Valley Youth Council and is a member of Key Club, National Honors Society, and Hornet Ambassadors. Outside of school, ...

Mana Khalvati
Copy Editor

Mana Khalvati

Mana just joined The Stinger her junior year as a copy editor. In her free time, she enjoys playing and listening to music, skiing, editing videos, and biking. ...

Zack Kunkle
Copy Editor

Zack Kunkle

Zach Kunkle is a junior and part of The Stinger as a copy editor. He is involved with the Chess Club, Chess Team, and Astronomy Club. Outside of school, he likes to read books and play video games. ...

Teddy Garvin
Staff Writer

Teddy Garvin

Teddy Garvin has been with The Stinger for a year and at the moment is a staff writer. He is a part of the Emmaus football and wrestling program. He also can't listen to Cowboys fans for more than two seconds. ...

LaMiyah Helms
Staff Writer

LaMiyah Helms

LaMiyah Helms is a staff writer for The Stinger. She enjoys writing, reading, video games, and art. She also likes candy and any desserts.

Franklin Smith-Fullwood
Staff Writer

Franklin Smith-Fullwood

Franklin Smith-Fullwood is joining The Stinger this year as a staff writer. He participates in Chess Club, the John Hopkins University Program, and the Write On Sports program. In his free time, he enjoys listening to music, p...

Maddy Everett
Editorial Cartoonist & Graphic Designer.

Maddy Everett

Maddy is currently a senior and an editorial cartoonist/graphic designer for The Stinger. She is the secretary of Earth Watch and a member of the varsity tennis team. Outside of school, she enjoys fashion, listening to music, a...

Anna Lyons
Deputy Social Media Editor & Staff Photographer

Anna Lyons

Anna Lyons is both a deputy editor of social media and a photographer for The Stinger. Joining the staff just before her fourth and final year at Emmaus, she is also involved in the girls tennis team, and has been since he...

Melanie Lin
Deputy Arts and Culture Editor

Melanie Lin

Melanie Lin has been on The Stinger as of her freshman year. This will be her first year as a deputy arts and culture editor. Outside of school, she likes to do yoga, work out, bake, plant-keep, and draw. She was involv...

Wesley Gil
Content Producer

Wesley Gil

This is Wesley Gil's first year with The Stinger, and he is a content producer. Aside from the Stinger, he spends his time with PALS club. When he is not in school, Wes enjoys going to the gym, listening to new music, and spen...

Mandy Zhang
Editorial Cartoonist & Graphic Designer.

Mandy Zhang

Mandy has been on The Stinger for 2 years and is currently an editorial cartoonist & graphic designer. Outside of school, she enjoys drawing, painting, listening to music, and biking. ...

Emma Dela Cruz
Social Media Editor

Emma Dela Cruz

Emma Dela Cruz has been on The Stinger since her freshman year and is now the Social Media Editor. At EHS, she is involved with Interact Club, and outside of school, she writes for the East Penn Press, plays the piano, ...

Devon Helmer
Managing Editor

Devon Helmer

Devon is a senior and joined The Stinger in the spring of 2020, serving as News Editor last year and Managing editor this year. Devon is a member of National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, Hornet Ambassadors, and...

Liza Duerholz
Editor-in-Chief

Liza Duerholz

Liza is a senior and joined The Stinger her sophomore year, serving as Sports Editor last year and Editor-in-Chief this year. Liza is also the president of Mock Trial, and a member of the girls tennis team, ...

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