The Spartan

2021-2022 Staff

Marynn Krull
Editor-in-Chief

Marynn Krull

Hey! I’m Marynn Krull, editor-in-chief and writer for The Spartan here at Doherty. I'm a senior this year. I love to hang out with friends and binge 90’s sitcoms. Around school, I sing in Choir, lead Environmental Club, and...

Isaac Rhoads
Sports Editor

Isaac Rhoads

I’m Isaac Rhoads. I’ll be writing for The Spartan this year. Some of my favorite hobbies include watching or talking about the NFL, snowboarding, and listening to music. Some of my favorite artists include The Grateful Dead,...

Birdie McGee
Opinion Section Editor

Birdie McGee

Hi, my name is Birdie! I’m in Scouts BSA outside of school, and I love being in the outdoors! I love to read and write, my favorite genre is fantasy, and my favorite book is Ace of Shades. My favorite color is blue, and my favorite...

Darius Crisler
Tips and Advice Editor

Darius Crisler

  Hello, my name is Darius. I like spreading positivity. I am a sophomore writing for the newspaper this year. I am also the Tips and Advice Editor.   My favorite TV show is The Flash. I love strawberry lemonade. My hobbies are playing video games, building stuff, playing guitar, and playing baske...

Elizabeth Dalton
Spartan Life Editor

Elizabeth Dalton

Hello, I am Lizzy! This is my senior year and also my first year at Doherty! I love crime shows and strawberry ice cream, but only with caramel. I am so excited to finish out my senior year at Doherty and be part of the journalism...

Lillian Kay
Social Media Ambassador

Lillian Kay

Hi, my name is Lilly! I am a sophomore writer for The Spartan here at Doherty. I am a main or secondary base on the DHS cheer team. My favorite sports are hockey and football.

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...

Haylee Gustafson
Staff Writer

Haylee Gustafson

Hello, my name is Haylee and I'm a freshman 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 person...

Isah Barajas
Staff Writer

Isah Barajas

Hi, I’m Isah! I am a freshman at Doherty this year. I like hanging out with friends, swimming, and running track. I like to listen to rap and hip-hop music! I am so excited to be on the newspaper team!

Salem Prindle
Staff Writer

Salem Prindle

Hi! I’m Salem! I’m a senior here at Doherty! I own over 100 animals, so of course I love them! My favorite restaurant is Jack-in-the-Box! I love to play video games!

Abigail Strehlow
Staff Writer

Abigail Strehlow

I joined the newspaper this year as a freshman. I love to play basketball and throw discus in track and field. My favorite animal is a giraffe. However, my second favorite animal is a dog. Also I love hanging out with my family!

Kairi Morgan
Staff Writer

Kairi Morgan

I absolutely love to write; I have several of my own stories too! Some other hobbies I have are drawing illusions, playing instruments, cooking, crocheting, hanging out with my close friends, and making people smile. I joined...

RyeLynn Conklin
Staff Writer

RyeLynn Conklin

Hey! I'm RyeLynn. I am a freshman, and this is my first time doing journalism. In my free time, I watch a lot of volleyball. I also love hanging with friends! I want to do a lot this first year of high school by participating...

Savannah Castanon
Staff Writer

Savannah Castanon

Hi, my name is Savannah and I am from New York. My favorite foods are pizza and pasta. I have quite a few favorite shows, but I’m going to go with this show called Elite. I would say that I’m an outgoing, happy, positive,...

Kassidy Caron
Staff Writer

Kassidy Caron

Hi! My name is Kassidy Caron. I’m a sophomore writing for the Spartan news. I love writing, singing, reading, spreading love and positivity, and being kind. My favorite tv show is the Vampire Diaries. My favorite foods are sushi...

Kaycee Bernardo
Staff Writer

Kaycee Bernardo

My name is Kaycee Bernardo, and I’m a freshman. This is my first time doing anything related to journalism. Some of my hobbies are showjumping, playing the guitar and drums, and skateboarding. I like finding news and researching...

Emilia  Kinder
Staff Writer

Emilia Kinder

Hello! My name is Emilia, but I prefer to be referred by Em. I’m in 11th grade and I will often be very talkative at times. My hobbies are playing the ukulele and skateboarding. I love and I mean love, anything sweet.

Catalina Estrada
Staff Writer

Catalina Estrada

Hello, my name is Catalina, and I am a junior. I enjoy music and I am a very family-oriented person. My favorite animal is a tiger. I may be quiet at first, but I do enjoy making new friends and I talk more when I get to know...

Alynna Hogan
Staff Writer

Alynna Hogan

I’m Alynna. I am a Sophomore, and I am 16 years old. I like to hang out with friends, but I also like to go rock climbing, swimming, and doing sports. I love sleeping, and watching TV! I love watching the sunrises, and sunsets!...

Ben Courtright
Staff Writer

Ben Courtright

Hi, I'm Ben! I'm a writer for the Doherty high school newspaper. I have been a part of the team for about two years. I am also a part of the cross-country team and I like to skateboard. I am excited to continue to bring you...

Emily Behnke
Podcast Editor

Emily Behnke

Hey! My name is Emily. I'm a 10th grade writer for The Spartan. I am the podcast editor. Last year I started doing the podcasts for the school, and this year I'm hoping to expand them. I like mudding, music, and spending time...

Gabriel Pacheco-Diehl

Gabriel Pacheco-Diehl

Hello, my name is Gabriel and I love food. Also, I like to sleep, I like to make people's day. lastly, I Love Christmas. I work out and I love helping people who need help. My favorite food is French fries. I hope you have a good...

Vee Korngor

Vee Korngor

Hi, my name is Jende, but I prefer to go by Vee. I’m a junior at Doherty High School. I enjoy writing, gardening, and playing video games! My favorite animal(s) are bunnies or sea bunnies. I enjoy learning about chemistry and...

Brandon Espitia
staff writer

Brandon Espitia

Hey! My name is Brandon and I'm a freshman here at Doherty. I like to play around with photography; I'm fluent in Spanish, but suck at writing in it. My favorite candy is Sour Patch Kids Watermelon because they are just heavenly. I li...

Jason Tapia
Production Manager and Podcast Cohost

Jason Tapia

Hello there! My name is Jason. I'm a senior writing for The Spartan this year. I am a fan of all things Star Wars and I am a passionate writer and storyteller. I enjoy all of Nerd Culture ranging from Sci-Fi to comics, and I am...

Fisher Carlson
Production Head and Podcast Host

Fisher Carlson

Hi, my name is Fisher and I am always tired. I am a freshman 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...

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