The Comet

2016-2017 Staff

Ray Minor

Hi my name is Ray and I'm part of the Comet Staff. I am hoping to be posting a lot of stories.

Emma Meacham

I'm Emma and I'm a sophomore at Catonsville. I want to be in a world where everyone watches Netflix all day, wears sweatpants constantly, and drinks coffee like its water.

Rediet Girma

Hey, My name is Rediet Girma . I plan on cheering for basketball this season, and I love Chick Fil a.

Lauryl Thomas

Hi, I'm Lauryl. I'm a sophomore, and I play soccer.

Marlin Moore

  Hey, I'm Marlin Moore, Class of 2017.I play varsity basketball for our school and plan on being in the NBA one day.  

Riley Becker

Hey, I'm Riley, and this is my first year writing for the CHS newspaper. I'm a sophomore on the soccer team, and I also like art and music.

Chase Linsenmeyer

I'm a sophomore, I play lacrosse, and I like the color green.    

Karin Jones

Hey I'm Karin! I like to express my creativity through writing and dancing.

Stefana Avara

Three-season athlete and aspiring broadcast journalist.  

Arion Peterson

Hey!! I'm Arion (are-ree-on) or Ari. I'm a sophomore at CHS and love to be creative and through writing I can express my creativity.  I love makeup, fashion, and singing!

Van Hmung

I'm a sophomore student. I like to play soccer, and I'm in the JV soccer team. I also like to sing and sleep.

Nicole Gunderson

Hey! I'm Nicole, and I'm a sophomore here at CHS.  I dye my hair a lot and I like music.  My life is consumed by the fact that I joined the Steel Drum Band :)

Alex Green

Hello, I'm Alex. I play basketball and love Beyoncé.

Celia Sterrn

I am a ninth grader from Montgomery County. This the first time I've contributed to a school newspaper.

Sarah Westrick

Hi, I'm Sarah, and I'm a junior at CHS. I enjoy reading and writing and I dance outside of school. This is my first year on the newspaper and I'm excited to get started.

Emme Shifflett

I'm Emme, and I'm a sophomore here at CHS. I'm on the volleyball team and enjoy dancing out of school. I am now part of the CHS newspaper.

Lucas Huie

Greetings! My name is Lucas Huie, I am a sophomore and I enjoy talking to people and interviewing.  I have always wanted to use my good speaking abilities as a profession.  To pursue this dream I decided...

Rose Benny

Hey, my name is Rose, and I'm a sophomore. I enjoy reading and writing which is why I joined journalism.    

Noor Raza

This is my bio. Good bye-o.

Marlin Moore

Hey, I'm Marlin Moore. I'm a senior here at CHS. I play varsity basketball and plan on playing lacrosse this year. I enjoy hanging out with friends and eating good food. My biggest goal right now is to...

McKensey Kleppin

Hi, I'm McKensey.I'm a sophomore. It's my first year on the Catonsville Comet staff, and I'm really enjoying it so far! I like long walks to the fridge and Netflix marathons, especially 'Friends' and...

Patrick Brennan

Hi, I'm Patrick Brennan, I am a sophomore, and a staff member the school news. Along with all of that, I am a cancer survivor. My main interests are sports and history. Both have been greatly change by...

Vicki Zhang

Hi I am a junior, and I like to dance. I really like food and chickens.

Jack Corcoran

Hi! My name is Jack Corcoran, and I'm a senior here at CHS. This is my fourth year here, so obviously newspaper is a blast! With more experience now, I hope to write better, more varied articles. Some...

Brendan Pappas

My name is Brendan Pappas. For over three years I've wanted to write action novels and direct movies for a career. I follow the NFL as well as anybody (#BaltimoreRavensForLife) and love Marvel movies (Deadpool...

Maddie Clarke

My name is Maddie, and I look like the girl from the movie Brave.

Jami Citko

Living simultaneously in the world and in the Twilight Zone

Ben Corcoran

I am a senior at CHS. I started working with The Comet during my freshman year, where I mostly wrote reviews. In my junior and senior years, I have drifted more into design. I am responsible for maintaining...

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