The Student News Site of Thomas B. Doherty High School

The Spartan

The Student News Site of Thomas B. Doherty High School

The Spartan

The Student News Site of Thomas B. Doherty High School

The Spartan

2022-2023 Staff

Garret Weaver
Sports Editor

Garret Weaver

I am Garret Weaver a senior  I play baseball here at Doherty I enjoy hanging out with friends.

Jasmine Juarez
Staff Writer

Jasmine Juarez

My name is Jazzy, I love listening to music. I was born in Denver and grew up in Colorado Springs and Florida, but I only moved to this area about a year ago. I have five brothers and one sister. I love watching old movies from...

Sierra Senecal
staff writer

Sierra Senecal

My name is Sierra Senecal and I’m a senior at Doherty High School. I enjoy reading, video games, drawing, coffee, and hiking. I write in the news section and hope to finish my last year here strong!

Dayanara Ramirez-Cardoza
staff writer

Dayanara Ramirez-Cardoza

Heyyy, I'm Day, I am a 10th grader I am a part of the sport news and this is my first year in journalism. My favorite thing to do is probably sleep and watch movies.

Brooklyn Vanderkooy
staff writer

Brooklyn Vanderkooy

Hiii! I'm Brooklyn I am a sophomore and this is my first year in journalism class, I am a part of the photography staff. My favorite things to do are gardening, reading, and writing.

Cayla Baker
staff writer

Cayla Baker

Hi! Im Cayla I am a freshman this year. This is my first year in journalism and i am apart of the News/Podcasts section in the newspaper. I love to play softball, I am one of the varsity team captains here at Doherty. I also really...

Zackery Wittrock
staff writer

Zackery Wittrock

Hi, my name is Zack. I care about being there for others and being myself.

Jenesis Newman
staff writer

Jenesis Newman

Hi! My name is Jenesis I am a sophomore, I am apart of podcast and news and my favorite thing to do in my free time is read books and watching Netflix.

Addison Zanger
staff writer

Addison Zanger

Hi, My name is Addie I am a freshman and this is my first year in journalism. I enjoy playing sports, writing and watching Netflix.

Walat Gozeh
Features Editor

Walat Gozeh

Mrs. George is really making this 50 points?! like huhhhhhh.  Anyway, please read my articles. She's the best ever and I'm her favorite!

Erica Kirchner
staff photographer

Erica Kirchner

Hello, I'm Erica! I'm a freshman this year and participate in photography for the news. I love animals, baking, and swimming. I hope to take many interesting photos and have a good year.

Aspen Gilmer
staff photographer

Aspen Gilmer

Hi, I am a senior and I am part of taking photos for journalism! I keep a great eye out for top notch news. I love bowling, cooking, and going out to shop!

Natalie Chantler
staff writer

Natalie Chantler

I'm a sophomore who is joining the newspaper staff this year. I play volleyball for Doherty and for club and I love traveling and animals.

Azaelia Gordon
staff writer

Azaelia Gordon

Hi my name is Azaelia Gordon, and I'm a freshmen that works on the school's Spartan app for Spartan features! I like skateboarding and drawing.

Jamen Stewart
staff writer

Jamen Stewart

Hello, I am Jamen. I work for the Doherty Spartan in features. I love reading and listening to music.

Emily Williams
staff writer

Emily Williams

I'm a senior this year. I've only lived in Colorado for a year, and I really enjoy the atmosphere and opportunities here.

Jaden Marfizo
staff writer

Jaden Marfizo

Hello! I am a freshman and Doherty and I joined the newspaper to write about sports. I really like running track, and I really want to try to break a record this year. I'm a huge fan of ribs and watching YouTube.

Emily Behnke
Assistant Photo Editor

Emily Behnke

Hey! My name is Emily. I'm a 11th grade writer for The Spartan. I am the assistant photo editor. I like mudding, music, and I spend my free time driving around. I also like fishing and hunting. This is my last year here, so lets...

Vincent Tomberlin
staff writer

Vincent Tomberlin

Hi, I'm Vincent Tomberlin, and  I am a junior. I enjoy all things sports, and I am a swimmer, but I love watching basketball and football.

Annika Norman
Opinions Editor

Annika Norman

My name is Annika! I am a sophomore and this is my first year on the Journalism team. I love writing and taking photos,. I also love Harry Potter and editing videos.

Jen Korngor
Opinions Editor

Jen Korngor

Hi, my name is Jende, but I prefer to going by Jen.  I’m a senior at Doherty High School. I enjoy writing, gardening, and fashion. My favorite animals are bunnies or ferrets. I enjoy learning about the environment and social...

Freshman Haylee Gustafson Getting her  picture taken
Photo Editor

Haylee MacKenzie

Hello, my name is Haylee and I'm a sophomore at Doherty High School. In my free time, I love to go bowling and hang with friends and family. My hobbies are bowling, playing video games, and exploring Colorado. I'm an outgoing...

Fisher Carlson
Production Head and Podcast Host

Fisher Carlson

Hi, my name is Fisher, and I am always busy. I am a sophomore this year, so it should be fun. I enjoy writing and speaking, though I am a bit shy. I love to play games and sleep. In my free time I work on development. I also...