South Lakes Sentinel

QRU? Freshman Broadway Night performer Nathan Nkomba

Freshman Nathan Nkomba smiles in the cafeteria during lunch.

Sally Karras, online writer

January 30, 2014

Freshman Nathan Nkomba shares his experience from this year’s Broadway Night. Was it your first time performing in Broadway Night? No, I’ve been in the show every year since seventh grade, so it’s my third year. How was this years’ experience compared to your previous years? It was better ...

QRU? Junior combo guard Brandon Kamga

Junior combo guard Brandon Kamga poses in the hallway before a morning class.

Meaghan McIntyre, online writer

January 6, 2014

Junior Brandon Kamga, a standout varsity basketball player, discusses his past, current, and future career as an athlete. What can you tell me about your basketball career thus far? The first time I touched a basketball was in fourth grade, but I did not play organized until sixth grade. I star...

Senior Varsity Swimmer Madi Cook QRU?

Senior Varsity Swimmer Madi Cook

Kati Imel, online writer

December 17, 2013

Madi Cook is a senior varsity swimmer on the South Lakes swim team and provides insights on balancing life and swim. Do you enjoy swimming? Yes, swimming is awesome. It’s a great way to wind down after a hard day, or it’s a great way to start one. What do you do anything swim related outside of ...

QRU? JV basketball player Marvin Grunshie

QRU? JV basketball player Marvin Grunshie

Naomi Richardson, staff writer

December 12, 2013

For his second year in a row, sophomore Marvin Grunshie is playing on the JV basketball team. This year he is a point guard. How would you say tryouts went? Tryouts were very tiring, some more than others because I know some people were nervous about making the team or not. I tried not to mak...

QRU? Senior Smar Abuagla

Jessie Kreson, staff writer

December 10, 2013

Senior Smar Abuagla is one of the many dancers who performed in Friday night’s Fall Dance concert. How long have you been involved in the dance program? I have been in the dance program for three years and in the Fusion dance company for one year. What performance of the night was your fa...

QRU? Senior swim team member Mark Lawson

Sally Karras, online writer

December 5, 2013

Senior Mark Lawson shares his expectations for the upcoming swim team season. How many years have you been on the South Lakes swim team? I have been on the team for 3 years and counting. What are some of your goals for this season? My main goal is to get to know everybody and to go sub 1:10 i...

QRU? Junior dance team member Robel Makaveli

Junior Robel Makaveli shows off dance moves in the hallway.

Julia Burton, online writer

December 5, 2013

Junior Robel Makaveli is the only male member of the South Lakes dance team. What inspired you to join the dance team? Actually, one of the captains really convinced me to do it, so then I said "Why not?" Then I tried out. Has dance always been a part of your life? Yeah, it's a big part, a...

QRU? Sahana Arkalgud

Sarah Wood, Student life editor

November 22, 2013

Junior Sahana Arkalgud will participate in “Leading Ladies” as part of the theater department’s fall play. The performances will be held on Thursday Nov. 21 until Saturday Nov. 23 at 7 p.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon. How long have you been involved with theater? What has been your favorite...

QRU? student ice hockey coach senior Spencer Smith

Senior Spencer Smith, a student ice hockey coach, poses in his new coach jacket in the front office.

Charlotte Smith, print editor

November 15, 2013

After playing ice hockey for four years, senior Spencer Smith was rendered unable to play two years ago due to complications of Lyme disease. Since then, Smith has been named the ice hockey club’s first official student coach. How do you feel being the first-ever student coach? It’s a good...

QRU? football player Kareem McCoy

QRU? football player Kareem McCoy

Naomi Richardson, staff writer

October 31, 2013

Kareem McCoy is a quarterback and cornerback on the junior varsity football team. How do you think this season is going so far? I think this season could be going better, I know I could give more in practice and stay focused a little more Is there anything you wish could be changed about this seaso...

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