2014-2015 Paw Print Staff

Lauren Lee

Staff Writer

Herro! :3 My name is Lauren Lee and I am a 14 year old Korean girl that loves EXO and anime, especially Attack on Titan. I like reading and I also like Adventure Time. Playing golf is included in one of my hobbies. Spring is my... 

See Lauren Lee's profile

Alexa Hesseldenz

Staff Writer

Hello world, my name is Alexa, or more commonly known as Aleha, and I am currently a sassy sarcastic senior (check out that alliteration). Well I am not super interesting, I talk a lot, when I am not injured you will find me playing... 

See Alexa Hesseldenz's profile

Samantha Hartung

Saff Writer

Hey I’m Sam and you are about to read the extraordinary bio that I spent a whole three minutes on. I have an amazing family and the best friends anyone could ask for, so overall my life is pretty good. I love to write and I... 

See Samantha Hartung's profile

Jaeun Park

Staff Writer

My name is Jaeun. I like journalism. It’s a good class. Read my stories. They’re good.

See Jaeun Park's profile

Sierra Soto

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Sierra Soto and I’m a senior here at West Ranch. I moved here from Colorado last year and no, I don’t ski or snowboard. But I do love the Broncos and hiking or off-roading in the mountains. Here in California... 

See Sierra Soto's profile

Bryce Fenenbock

Staff Writer

Hey guys! My name is Bryce Fenenbock and I am currently a freshman sports reporter for the spectacular Paw Print! I’ve always had a love for sports and now it is my honor to get to share my passion with West Ranch. As well as... 

See Bryce Fenenbock's profile

Emily Beroth

Staff Writer

Hey, its Emily! I grew up outside of Charlotte, North Carolina until I moved to California two weeks into my freshman year. Now I’m finally a senior here at West Ranch, so now I sound like a valley girl instead of a hillbilly.... 

See Emily Beroth's profile

Celine Kiner

Editor in Chief

Hi! I’m one of the Paw Print’s EICs this year, but let’s be honest: Jenny is the responsible one. You can probably find me dancing somewhere or struggling to play an instrument that I don’t really know how to play. Or... 

See Celine Kiner's profile

Sarah Ziskind

Staff Writer

Hayo my name is Sarah Ziskind! I have a true passion for traveling and I love seeing the world. When I’m not on adventures I enjoy reading, baking, and also video games. I love watching sports and I currently play girl’s lacrosse... 

See Sarah Ziskind's profile

Jong Hak Won

Staff Writer

Steve Jobs once said, “Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown... 

See Jong Hak Won's profile

Riley Villiers-Furze

Staff Writer

“Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The round heads in square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules and have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify... 

See Riley Villiers-Furze's profile

Andy Song

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Andy Song and I am in 9th grade. I am a news writer for the Paw Print and am excited to be part of it. My favorite things include the color red, the L.A. Lakers, and penguins. In my free time I really enjoy playing... 

See Andy Song's profile

Morgan Smith

Staff Writer

I am the *Senior* News Staff writer, self appointed. My sophomore year, I plan on delivering stories and opinions that matter to the student body. Although I will try not to step on any toes, I cannot guarantee this promise. News... 

See Morgan Smith's profile

Candace Ro

News Editor

Hello, my name is Candace Ro. I am da greater of the two news editors (don’t tell nikhil.) I’m a junior who loves FOOD, Pokemon, Snapchat, Converse, Forever 21, books, Taylor Swift and many more things that you may or may... 

See Candace Ro's profile

Kiana Quick

Staff Writer

Hi guys! My name is Kiana Quick and I am a freshman Features reporter in Paw Print. I’m really looking forward to the next four years of high school in here. After high school I would like to attend Penn State and major in biology.... 

See Kiana Quick's profile

Jamie Meyer

Sports Editor

Hi guys! My name is Jamie Meyer, I’m a senior, and one of the Sports editors for the Pawprint. I hope this doesn’t come across like an awkward online dating profile but here goes. I love debating, hanging with the homies,... 

See Jamie Meyer's profile

Rachel Lee

A&E Editor

Hello earthlings. My name is Rachel Lee and I’m the editor of the best section in the whole galaxy (aka Arts and Entertainment). Basically, I love food, Twenty One Pilots, fish fingers and custard, fezzes, bowties, Netflix,... 

See Rachel Lee's profile

Jenny Lee

Editor in Chief

Hi my name is Jenny Lee and as you can see I write for the Paw Print (with my lovely co-partner Celine). Despite the fact that I am almost a legal adult, I am an Adventure Time fan at heart, stress over Legend of Korra, and still... 

See Jenny Lee's profile

Aaron Lee

Sports Editor

I am an incoming junior from Castaic, California, United States of America. I am an aspiring conversationalist and philosopher. I play and coach basketball here at West Ranch. I am one of the two sports editors, and this school... 

See Aaron Lee's profile

Irene Kyoung

Opinions Editor

This is my fourth and last year writing a staff bio for Journalism. SIGH that makes me sad. If I’m not in school, or at home finishing up my homework, you can find me on a piste, legally stabbing people with a sword (I fence... 

See Irene Kyoung's profile

Amritpal Kehal

Staff Writer

My name is Amrit. Journalism is a great class, because I like to read and write. My favorite things include eating, Parks and Rec, sleeping, Rick and Morty, and Harry Potter. I love listening to music and playing FIFA.

See Amritpal Kehal's profile

Minju Kang

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Minju Kang. I am a freshman A&E writer, and I’m really excited to take journalism during my four years of high school. Although I love writing, I am interested in becoming a veterinarian. During my free time,... 

See Minju Kang's profile

Minjae Kang

A&E Editor

Are you eating though?

See Minjae Kang's profile

Jacqueline Hofmann

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Jacqueline Hofmann and I am not good at writing bios. So here is me attempting to write a paragraph about myself that makes me sound somewhat cool. I am a sophomore at West Ranch making it my second year in the... 

See Jacqueline Hofmann's profile

Celia Hofmann

Centerspread Editor

Hi, my name is Celia. I like like riding horses, playing ukulele, and country music. I work at Old Navy so come visit me sometime. One time someone threw a lemon at my house and it was really scary. That’s all you need to know... 

See Celia Hofmann's profile

Erica Gillespie

Staff Writer

Hey, I’m Erica Gillespie, and I’m super excited to be part of Pawprint. My hobbies include writing, dancing, and binge watching Netflix. I aspire to go to Oxford University in England and study medicine. I’m obsessive over... 

See Erica Gillespie's profile

Raylene Factora

Staff Writer

Hello everybody! I bet close to no one will read this, so if you’re reading this, you are one of the few lucky enough to have two minutes of your time wasted by this description of my boring life. I’m Raylene, and my name... 

See Raylene Factora's profile

Gisela Factora

Staff Writer

Hi, I’m Gisela. I’m a junior and I’ve been doing journalism for 5 years now. I write long-winded opinions articles fueled by caffeine and my unending internal rage. I also occasionally write things for other sections too,... 

See Gisela Factora's profile

Sydney Chang

Staff Writer

Greetings earthlings. I’m Sydney Chang, a junior, and this is my first year as a staff writer for the PawPrint. I’M SO EXCITED! I love traveling and indulging in all kinds of foods. I hope to travel to exotic places such... 

See Sydney Chang's profile

Megan Chang

Staff Writer

Hey guys! My name is Megan Chang, and I’m a freshman at West Ranch High School. I’m really excited to be a part of the PawPrint team this year. I’m weird because I hate chocolate, but I love Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.... 

See Megan Chang's profile

Sarah Castillo

Staff Writer

Hi my name is Sarah Castillo! I’m a Features staff writer but I love writing Arts & Entertainment as well. I enjoy drawing, reading, and jewelry making in my spare time. I can play guitar, piano, and ukulele, and I love playing... 

See Sarah Castillo's profile

Nikhil Bhumralkar

News Editor

Hi guys my name is Nikhil, and I am a news editor for the Paw Print. I love to watch TV and eat. Whenever I’m not doing that, I’m either sleeping or playing tennis. I play the piano and have been playing for 10 years. If you’re... 

See Nikhil Bhumralkar's profile