South Lakes Sentinel

QRU? Counselor Susanne Parrotte

Omar Farooq, online writer

February 6, 2013

Susanne Parrotte has been a school counselor for 12 years. Throughout her years of being a counselor, she has always enjoyed helping students reach their goals. Why did you first want to become a school counselor? The reason I wanted to become a student counselor was because of the fact that I ...

QRU? Jojo Lear

Jessie Kreson, staff writer

February 5, 2013

Junior Jojo Lear, a returning member of the varsity baseball team has high hopes for the upcoming season. How do you think the baseball season will go this year? I think that it's going to go well this year because we have the outfield stacked.  The only problem is that Jared Abelson, our starting...

QRU? Jeffry Liu

Kevin Gluck, Staff Writer

February 4, 2013

Senior Jeffry Liu plans to become a pilot and will attend Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in order to carry out his dreams. When you were young, whom did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be like my grandpa because he was a pilot, but not just an ordinary pilot. He is considered...

QRU? Anna Pleskow

Sami Saab, online media editor

February 4, 2013

Senior Anna Pleskow recently decided to do a gap year.  A gap year is a year where a student takes off of school to pursue their interests. What are your college plans? I just got into VCU art school. It’s every year so the admission is only for that year. I have not yet decided on what year I a...

QRU? Kris Jacobs

Kevin Gluck, Staff Writer

January 18, 2013

Freshman wrestler Kris Jacobs has a unique situation, as both of his parents are deaf. Was it expected that you would be born deaf like your parents? When I was born, my parents and relatives thought it was nothing short of a miracle when they found out I could hear fine. They were scared that...

QRU? senior band member Claire Swinko

Sania Shaffi, online writer

January 17, 2013

Senior Claire Swinko placed in fifth at the All District Band competition.  What is the All District Band competition?  Its when kids from all the schools in our district audition on there instruments and the kids who place within a certain number make either the wind ensemble or symphonic ban...

QRU? Kaitlyn Gallagher

Jay Park, online writer

January 17, 2013

Freshman Kaitlyn Gallagher joined the indoor track team. She mainly runs the short sprints. What got you to join track? The main reason why I joined track would probably be because I want to stay in shape for soccer. Also, a lot of my friends were going to do track and I wanted to join along wi...

QRU? Evan Keys

Zainab Qamar, staff writer

January 15, 2013

Senior Evan Keys has played basketball for all four years of high school.  He serves as one of the captains this year. What are your responsibilities as a captain? I have to make sure the team is working hard during practice, and I’m responsible for keep the team in check. If you’re not pra...

QRU? Maya Loehr

Jessie Kreson, staff writer

January 14, 2013

Senior, Maya Loehr has been on the gymnastics team all four years of high school.  She is excited to be a part of the team again this year. How has the team changed since you started? When I first started, it was really small. There were probably around fifteen people and if you wanted to do an ...

QRU? Freshman Elias Tefera

Omar Farooq, online writer

January 11, 2013

Varsity long distance indoor track runner Elias Tefera was first introduced to Track and Field by his friend. The freshman is currently in preparation for an upcoming competition. Why do you like Track and Field? I like running, going fast and hanging out with my friends. What is your favorite part ab...

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