The Eyrie

2014-2015 Staff

Emma Collins

Emma Collins, senior, is the feature editor for the 2016-2017 Eyrie. She plays volleyball and takes interest in art and photography. This is her third year on the staff.

Christian Cortes

Christian Cortes, senior, is the entertainment editor for the 2016-2017 Eyrie. Cortes is also in the wrestling team and likes to play the piano. This is his fourth year on the staff.

Delaney Garrelts

Delaney Garrelts, junior, is a veteran staff member for the 2016-2017 Eyrie. She spends her time with her friends or watching Netflix. She wants to continue having a fun high school experience. This is her third year on the ...

Jamie Pellikaan

Jamie Pellikaan, senior, is a co-editor for the 2016-2017 Eyrie. Other than the life of a reporter, Pellikaan enjoys admiring the founding fathers and finds video games a worthy past time. Pellikaan also finds joy in Netflix and ...

Max Stoneking

Max Stoneking, senior, is a co-editor for the 2016-2017 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Stoneking is involved in year-round club swimming for the Kansas City Blazers Senior/National team and also the swim program at school. This is ...

Hayley Allison

Hayley Allison, freshman, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Allison is involved in Science Olympiad and German Club outside of journalism. This is her first year on the staff.

Kylie Aloi

Kylie Aloi, senior, is the opinion editor for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Aloi enjoys reading cheesy romance novels, watching “Grey’s Anatomy” and working at her church’s nursery. This is her third year o...

Jake Anderson

Jake Anderson, senior, is sports co-editor for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. He golfs, coaches youth basketball and plays basketball in the Greater American Basketball League, and is on the debate squad. This is his third year on the staff...

Emily Cords

Emily Cords, freshman, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Cords is involved in cheerleading and soccer. This is her first year on the staff.

Reagan Devinney

Reagan Devinney, senior, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Devinney is involved in National Honor Society, Quill and Scroll, and is the president of Falcon Service Club. She also enjoys baking, hang...

Connor Doane

Connor Doane, freshman, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Doane enjoys “Wayne’s World,” “SNL,” “Space Jam,” Flint, Mich. and paper. This is his first year on the staff.

Alex Francis

Alex Francis, senior, is a photographer for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Francis is involved in debate, lacrosse, Student Council, History Club, National Honor Society, and Student Contributors. Francis also enjoys writing, photograph...

Alyssa Hoedl

Alyssa Hoedl, senior, is a reporter and co-editor for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Hoedl is also involved in the Advanced Musical Theatre class and enjoys working at the Overland Park Arboretum. This is her third year on the staff....

Travis Kahn

Travis Kahn, senior, is a photographer for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. He enjoys hunting and watching horror movies. This is his second year on the staff.

Sharidan Kraljic

Sharidan Kraljic, senior, is a reporter and co-editor for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Kraljic enjoys doing amateur astronomy, watching “Family Guy” and pestering The Eyrie staff. This is her third year on t...

Mitchell Liermann

Mitchell Liermann, senior, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Liermann is involved in Falcon Strength and Computer and Software Engineering. This is his second year on the staff.

Kellianne Lopez

Kellianne Lopez, senior, is a photojournalist for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than photojournalism, Lopez is in Falcon Flight Crew and Radio Booth. She also enjoys traveling, baking and gardening. This is her first year on the s...

Sierra Muellner

Sierra Muellner, senior, is a photographer for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Some of her interests and activities include football and basketball managing as well as participating in track. This is her third year on the staff.

Emma Nicholson

Emma Nicholson, junior, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Nicholson is involved in both the Writing and Slam Poetry clubs. This is her first year on the staff.

Rachel Pierson

Rachel Pierson, senior, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Pierson enjoys swimming and hanging out with her family and friends. This is her second year on the staff.

Kali Ray

Kali Ray, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Ray is not only on the newspaper staff, but is also a part of Writing Club, on the Slam Poetry team and an active member in her church. This is her second year on the ...

Natalie Roberts

Natalie Roberts, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Roberts enjoys drawing and is involved in orchestra and theater. This is her first year on the staff.

Emma Sanders

Emma Sanders, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Sanders is also involved in German Club and enjoys music. This is her second year on the staff.

Jaskaran Singh

Jaskaran Singh, senior, is a reporter for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Singh is involved in DECA and theatre. This is his first year on the staff.

Corinne Staley

Corinne Staley, sophomore, is a photographer for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. She likes to play soccer. This is her first year on the staff.

Kayla Staley

Kayla Staley, senior, is feature editor for the 2015-2016 Eyrie. Staley is a part of Future Teachers of Olathe, Falcon Service Club, Student Senate and peer tutors. In addition, she plays the cello in the concert orchestra and...

Kylie Aloi

Kylie Aloi, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Aside from writing, Aloi enjoys going to concerts, eating pizza and reading teen romance books. This is her second year on staff.

Jake Anderson

Jake Anderson, junior, is a Co-sports Editor and news writer for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. He follows all sports, plays and coaches basketball and also plays golf. This is his second year on the staff....

Kinser Bestgen

Kinser Bestgen, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Bestgen is planning on trying out for the golf team. This is his first year on the staff.

Cat Cavazos

Cathryn Cavazos, senior, is co-editor of The Eyrie for 2014-2015. Outside of newspaper, she participates in debate and forensics, theatre, creative writing, and dances recreationally at a studio. This is her third year on the s...

Emma Collins

Emma Collins, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Collins is involved in volleyball. This is her first year on the staff.

Christian Cortes

Christian Cortes, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, he likes to read and play the piano. This is his second year on the staff.

Paige Crocker

Paige Crocker, senior, is a photographer for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. She is also involved in the theatre program and wants to be a theatre educator. This is her first year on the staff.

Torrie Cross

Torrie Cross, senior, is a photographer for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. She enjoys watching movies, spending time with her friends and family, and working with Mrs. Gloshen in the animal room. This is her third year on the staff....

Reagan DeVinney

Reagan Devinney, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Devinney is involved in Falcon Service Club, Prom Committee, as well as other clubs. She enjoys traveling, hanging out with friends and ba...

Kennedee Estes

Kennedee Estes, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Estes is also involved with debate and forensics. This is her second year on the staff.

Alex Francis

Alex Francis, junior, is a photographer for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than photojournalism, Francis is involved in softball, debate, National Honor Society and History Club. She enjoys spending time with friends and family as...

Delaney Garrelts

Delaney Garrelts, freshman, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. She spends her time with her friends or on Wattpad. She is also really looking forward to having lots of new opportunities in high school. This is her first y...

Alyssa Hoedl

Alyssa Hoedl, junior, is the feature editor for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Hoedl is also involved with theatre both inside and outside of school. This is her second year on the staff.

Emily Johnson

Emily Johnson, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Johnson plays the cello, watches anime, and plans to become a nurse. This is her first year on the staff.

Travis Kahn

Travis Kahn, junior, is a photographer for the 2014-2015 newspaper and yearbook. He enjoys playing DayZ, quickscoping, and listening to Chief Keef. This is his first year on the staff.

Sharidan Kraljic

Sharidan Kraljic, junior, is the entertainment editor and co-business manager of the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Kraljic is involved in Social Science PCA, Scholars’ Bowl, NHS and Doctor Who Club. Kraljic loves to...

Connor Letts

Connor Letts, senior, is a photographer for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. When she’s not busy taking pictures, Letts is involved with her church youth group, eating bacon, and spending time with her friends and family. This is her third...

Jordan Lewis

Jordan Lewis, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Lewis is involved with the school volleyball team, debate and forensics and is an attorney in the Olathe Youth Court program. She also volunteers...

Mitchell Liermann

Mitchell Liermann, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Liermann is involved in the Computer and Software Engineering program and plays guitar. This is his first year on the staff....

Alex Marra

Alex Marra, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Marra is involved in tennis and photography. This is his first year on the staff.

Justin Maxwell

Justin Maxwell, junior, is a photographer for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. He enjoys programming and playing videogames competitively. He also enjoys sports, such as basketball, football and especially bowling. This is his first year...

Jacob McKay

Jacob McKay, senior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, McKay is involved in philanthropy, meditation, photography, trendsetting, and is an amateur music critic. This is his third year on the staff.

Sierra Muellner

Sierra Muellner, junior, is a photographer for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Some of her interests and activities include going to youth group, football and basketball managing and participating in track. This is her second year on the ...

Lexi Nelson

Lexi Nelson, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Due to being both opinionated and (somewhat) artistic, she usually creates the paper’s editorial cartoons. This is her first year on the staff.

Teegan Odom

Teegan Odom, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Odom is involved in Prom Committee. This is her first year on the staff.

Brandon Oldberg

Brandon Oldberg, sophomore, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. He likes fencing and chess. He also enjoys reading and playing video games. This is his first year on the staff.

Rachel Pierson

Rachel Pierson, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Pierson enjoys spending time with her family and friends. This is her first year on the staff.

Kali Ray

Kali Ray, freshman, is a reporter, for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. She plays softball and is part of Writing Club. This is her first year on the staff.

Tristan Robertson

Tristin Robertson, senior, is a photojournalist for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than photography, she enjoys art, sports, hanging out with friends, watching movies and science. This is her third year on the staff.

Dana Samaniego

Dana Samaniego, senior, is a photojournalist for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Along with photography, she enjoys reading and writing. This is her second year on the staff.

Emma Sanders

Emma Sanders, freshman, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Sanders enjoys drawing and singing. This is her first year on the staff.

Kayla Staley

Kayla Staley, junior, is a reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. In addition to journalism, Staley is a part of Future Teachers of Olathe, Falcon Service Club, Student Senate and peer tutors. She plays the cello in the concert orchestra,...

Max Stoneking

Max Stoneking, sophomore, is a sports co-editor for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Stoneking is involved in the school swim team as well as year-round club swimming. This is his second year on the staff.

Laiken Yerby

Laiken Yerby, senior, is a co-editor, opinion editor, co-business manager, and reporter for the 2014-2015 Eyrie. Other than journalism, Yerby likes to dabble in photography and painting. She also enjoys spending time outside....

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