THE TALON

2022-2023 Staff

Katherine Nguyen:  Co-Editor
Co-Editor

Katherine Nguyen: Co-Editor

Heyyyyy my name is Katherine and I will be mostly covering student life and that good ole Raptor spirit. I’m a cancer, whatever that means and I don’t know the rest because I don’t know what time I was born. In my free tim...

Lilly Skinner:  Co-Editor
Co-Editor

Lilly Skinner: Co-Editor

Hi! My name is Lilly Skinner, and this will mark my 4th year at Academic Magnet. In my free time, I enjoy hanging out with my friends, fostering puppies, wasting my time on tiktok, and taking hot girl walks. My favorite pass-ti...

Boris Pekar
Staff Writer

Boris Pekar

Good day, Talon readers. My name is Boris Pekar, and I am stoked to be a part of the newspaper staff this year. I am a Kendrick fanatic, and love an occasional Steely Dan, Mac Miller, Future, and 21 Savage. On weekends I can be...

Ella Chapman
Staff Writer

Ella Chapman

Good morning, Raptor Nation! My name is Ella and it has been my dream for years to be apart of The Talon. My hobbies include managing the girls basketball team, having an abundance of school spirit, and trying and failing every...

Ella Sanders
Staff Writer

Ella Sanders

Hey hey! My name is Ella Sanders and you’re reading THE Talon. A few of my pastimes include paddle boarding and crocheting. I am an avid watcher of Derry Girls and King of the Hill. I’m also pescatarian and enjoy driving l...

Harrison Biddle
Staff Writer

Harrison Biddle

Fellow raptors, my name is Harrison Biddle and I am dedicated to bringing you some high-quality and fact-checked informative articles this year to the Talon. In school, I am a part of Mock Trial. Outside of school, I do rowing ...

Laura Robertson
Staff Writer

Laura Robertson

Heyyy! My name is Laura Robertson and I’m so excited to be a Talon writer this year! I love to share my opinions so I will bring yall the best reviews and rankings of Magnet! I play for the magnet tennis team and I love being in...

Sadie Bowlin
Staff Writer

Sadie Bowlin

Sweet raptors, my name is Sadie Bowlin and I cannot wait to deliver you all some very chic articles this year. In school, I am co-founder of the sunrise environmental club. Outside of school, I spend my time working or creati...

Livia Carroll

Livia Carroll

Hey Raptors!!! My name is Livia Carroll. I am a senior and super excited to be writing for The Talon this year! In my free time I like to hang out with my friends and travel. I play for both the basketball and soccer teams at ...

Ransome Hudson

Ransome Hudson

What’s up Raptors? My name is Ransome Hudson, and I’m excited to be a part of the Talon’s staff this year. I’m interested in music and sports, and I love going to the gym. I play football and lacrosse for Magnet, and I ...

Mary Blake Hand

Mary Blake Hand

Hey y’all my name is Mary Blake Hand. I am a senior and I am so excited to be on the Talon!! I play tennis for Magnet and am a team captain this year. I also work as a tennis coach for little kids and as a math tutor. In my...

Jackson Graham

Jackson Graham

What’s up raptors! My name is Jack and I am a senior this year writing for the Talon. My interests are fishing, music, shoes, and most Ohio sports, unfortunately. I am hyped to keep you updated with the latest sports news and...

Turner Orvin

Turner Orvin

Howdy Raptor Nation! My name is Turner Orvin and I’m pumped to write for The Talon this year. Soccer is a big part of my life. I've played since I was three and currently play for Magnet and South Carolina Surf. Less seriously, ...

Chase Roberts

Chase Roberts

What’s crackin’, Raptors! My name is Chase Roberts and I am thrilled to bring you all news throughout the year. In my free time, I enjoy playing sports with friends, as well as fishing the local waters. I love to try new foods...

Ellyse Ramos

Ellyse Ramos

Hi! My name is Ellyse Ramos and I am a senior. I am so excited to be on the Talon this year and write some cool articles! At school, I am a co-leader of 2 clubs- Mother Earth Society and Astrology Club(if you’re reading this...

Elliott Yarborough

Elliott Yarborough

Greetings and Salutations Raptors! My name is Elliott Yarborough and I am thrilled to be writing for the Talon this year. I enjoy anything sports related but specifically love to play and watch soccer. When I’m not playing ...

McRae Wallace

McRae Wallace

What’s up Raptor Nation! My name is McRae and I am a senior. I play football and lacrosse, and I’m pumped to be on the Talon staff. I enjoy mountain biking, wakeboarding, and going out on the boat. During the summer, I work...

Leila Tabrizian

Leila Tabrizian

Helloooo! I’m Leila and I am so excited to be a part of the Talon my senior year. My passions include eating/critiquing ice, listening to music, cooking+eating, film photography, and making my car my only personality trait. ...

Lizzie Murray

Lizzie Murray

What’s poppin’ raptor nation!? My name is Lizzie but you can call me Lizzie and I’m a senior at my favorite place in the world. I love talking to people, listening to all sorts of music, constantly taking pictures and joking arou...

Sarah Baer

Sarah Baer

Hi! My name is Sarah Baer and I am a senior. I am a Scorpio sun, Capricorn moon, and Leo rising; it’s bad I know. But I am co-founder of the Astrology club so still join! I like going on road trips, listening to music, thri...

Lily Hutson

Lily Hutson

WHAT UP RAPTORS! My name is Lily and I’m a lover of movies and TV shows that I might be too old for, loud music, and pineapple on pizza. If I’m not at school I’m probably driving somewhere, taking a nap, or spending my wh...

Emma Morrison

Emma Morrison

Heyyyyyy y’alllll my name is Emma and I’m excited to deliver y'all some great articles during my first completely normal year of high school. I play soccer and am a captain of the girls soccer team (follow @amhsgsoccer on in...

Carolyn Selvidge

Carolyn Selvidge

Hey Raptor Nation! My name is Carolyn (not Caroline) and, after a lot of pain and suffering, I am finally a senior. This is my fourth year on the Magnet swim team and I also love to hike. My guilty pleasures include BioFreeze,...

Noah Boudolf

Noah Boudolf

Hey Raptors! My name is Noah Boudolf, and I’m excited to be writing for The Talon! I run both cross country and track for AMHS. In my time outside of school I work at Publix and enjoy crafting my side hustle of selling sport...

Emily Byrne

Emily Byrne

Hey everyone!! My name is Emily Byrne, and I am a senior! I am so excited to be a member of The Talon staff this year to bring you only the best updates, reviews, and news of Magnet! If I’m not at school, you can probably ...

Willa Jones
Staff Writer

Willa Jones

Hi Raptors! My name is Willa Jones and I cannot wait to write for The Talon! Besides school-related activities, my favorite things to do are to make jewelry and spend time with my best friends. My favorite classes I’ve take...

Molly Schweickhardt
Staff Writer

Molly Schweickhardt

Hello! My name is Molly Schweickhardt and I am a senior. Outside of school I enjoy watching movies, reading, hanging out with friends, and listening to music. Some of my guilty pleasures include watching Love Island (the Unite...