Meet Your Seniors: Part 5

How well do you know the class of 2023?


Welcome back to meeting your class of 2023 seniors! In this issue, the seniors are asked a handful of telling questions including: their dream career, advice to their freshman selves, and their favorite magnet memories.


Emily Pilla

Current favorite song: “I Will Survive” by Gloria Gaynor is probably my number one right now. It’s a classic and sends a good message I suppose. It is actually motivating.

Favorite Magnet memory: My favorite Magnet memory is definitely being crowned HOCO queen and the tailgate beforehand.

Dream career: Obstetrician/Gynecologist, maybe Labor and Delivery Nurse. Recently I have been thinking Embryologist. Anything to help people have children!

Favorite movie: If you know me, you know that I am obsessed with The Interview, Wolf of Wall Street, and Catch Me if You Can. I have probably watched each one 5+ times.I can’t choose just one.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: One bad grade is not as significant as you think.


Lily Phelps

Current favorite song: “Enjoy the Silence” by Depeche Mode.

Favorite Magnet memory: The last day of spirit week this year, because of the pep rally and homecoming game.

Dream career: Rich.

Favorite movie: Grown Ups or Avatar.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: It’s not that big of a deal.


Jack Quinn

Current favorite song: “Left Me Like Summer ” by Daily J.

Favorite Magnet memory: Sitting on the benches outside and listening to Will Brown and Griffin Stiegman play guitar during AP Spanish last year.

Dream career: Living off of unemployment fraud or deep sea welder.

Favorite movie: Whiplash.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: Chill out.


Ellyse Ramos

Current favorite song: “Everything is Everything” by Ms. Lauryn Hill.

Favorite Magnet memory: Junior wall day.

Dream career: Working for a nonprofit.

Favorite movie: Everything Everywhere All At Once.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: Please spread out your APs so you’re not taking like half of them senior year.


Emerson Rampey

Current favorite song: “The Distance” by CAKE.

Favorite Magnet memory: My name being spelled wrong on the basketball roster board in the gym and guitar classes outside.

Dream career: Environmental Scientist.

Favorite movie: The Regular Show Movie.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: DO NOT TALK TO MOLLY SCHWEICKHARDT.


Chase Roberts

Current favorite song: “SoIcyBoyz 2” by Big Scarr.

Favorite Magnet memory: Walker Bauknight and me clutching a doubles match freshman year to beat Bishop England.

Dream career: Entrepreneur.

Favorite movie: Jason Bourne Series.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: Get to know everyone asap. Goes by fast.


Laura Robertson

Current favorite song: “Mine” by Taylor Swift.

Favorite Magnet memory: The Great Gatsby movie day where we all wore pajamas and got to leave early.

Dream career: Dentist.

Favorite movie: Divergent.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: Participate in all the spirit week and football game activities.


Ella Sanders

Current favorite song: “Suspicious Minds” by Elvis.

Favorite Magnet memory: Wordle Club in Aydlette

Dream career: Scenic Designer.

Favorite movie: Napoleon Dynamite.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: Getting a 67 on a biology midterm you studied for is A-okay.


Molly Schweickhardt

Current favorite song: It changes all the time, but at the moment “As” by Stevie Wonder.

Favorite Magnet memory: Junior year field trip to the beach or last years prom.

Dream career: I do not know at the moment.

Favorite movie: Mulholland Drive.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: Do not become friends with Emerson Rampey!!!!


Carolyn Selvidge

Current favorite song: “400 Lux” by Lorde.

Favorite Magnet memory: Freshman year state swim meet bus ride.

Dream career: Forensic Chemist.

Favorite movie: Little Women (1994).

Piece of advice to your freshman self: Care more about your GPA in your first two years.


Will Siegling

Current favorite song: “Shirt” by SZA.

Favorite Magnet memory: Bubble soccer or Bulls island.

Dream career: Actor.

Favorite movie: Ma😈.

Piece of advice to your freshman self: Don’t eat the lunch room pasta.