South Lakes Sentinel

2017-2018 Staff

Carlyn Abraham

social media director

Carly Abraham is a sophomore at South Lakes High School and this is her second year on the staff of the South Lakes Sentinel. She is one of the social media directors. She enjoys soccer, being with friends, and painting.  ...

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Anthony Sun

staff writer

Anthony is a senior at South Lakes HS. He spends his free time playing bass, writing music, and napping. On the weekends he coaches a math club at Chantilly, and over the summer he volunteers at hospitals. ...

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Pamela Adriana Alcantara

staff writer

This is Pam's first year on the seahawk sentinel. She's looking forward to improving her writing skills, getting involved with school activities, and engaging more in the student life. Pam is excited about the school year and can't...

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Hannah Casey

social media director

Hannah Casey is a social media director and is a returning journalism member. She helps manage all the social media accounts to promote the sentinel. Outside of dedicating her free time to the newspaper, she loves to dance and cheer. H...

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Savanna Kehl

staff writer

Savanna is a senior staff writer who enjoys being being outdoors and the visual arts. She's interested in news and is looking forward to writing for the sentinel this upcoming year.   ...

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Kevon Ballard

staff writer

Kevon Ballard is a sophomore staff writer on the south lakes sentinel. He enjoys reading and his favorite food is meatloaf. His biggest aspiration is to be a carpenter.      ...

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Leana Travis

staff writer

Leana Travis is a sophomore, and it's her second year on the Sentinel staff. In her spare time, she likes to read and make music. She tends spend all her money on music and theater but rarely finds herself onstage. Most of all, t...

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Miranda Sandoval

staff writer

Miranda Sandoval is a junior and a fledgling staff writer for the South Lakes Sentinel. She enjoys writing stories and poetry, good food, and going on adventures. ...

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Kaylin Tang

staff writer

Kaylin is a senior here at South Lakes and this is her first year writing for the South Lakes school newspaper. She enjoys writing and is also on the varsity softball team at South Lakes. Kaylin is really looking forward to pu...

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Aidan Protheroe

design editor

Aidan Protheroe a Staff Writer in 10th grade at South Lakes. He enjoys reading, Writing, and listening to music, like Green Day, My Chemical Romance, and Pierce the Veil. He also likes watching TV, specifically a lot of carto...

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Leah Weizman

staff writer

Leah Weizman is a sophomore here at South Lakes High School. This is her second year working as a staff writer on the sentinel. She plays field hockey and lacrosse for South Lakes. She also is a part of the Spanish Honor Socie...

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Olivia Cochis

staff writer

This is Olivia Cochis. This is her second year as a staff writer for the newspaper. She is a sophomore. She also is on the cross country, indoor and outdoor track team.

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Rachel Smith

social media director

Rachel Smith is a social media director/ staff writer, she manages all social media accounts to promote the south lakes sentinel. She plays lacrosse in her free time and when she grows up she wants to be a food Critic and travel ...

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Sophia Landeryou

management editor

Sophia Landeryou is a management editor and returning journalism member. In her spare time she likes to swim. She loves anything sweet, especially chocolate. She's super excited about the upcoming year and hopes to continue lear...

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Kristina Schwarzkopf

staff writer

Kristina Schwarzkopf is a junior and the director of advertising and business manager for the SLHS newspaper. She enjoys watching television, harassing telemarketers and reading. She is a member of the South Lakes DECA. She is...

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Chelsea Rowell


Chelsea is a senior and this is her fourth year on the Sentinel staff and her second year as editor in chief.  She is also a member of South Lakes' Model UN club, and is working on starting a chapter of Young Democratic Socialists....

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Birk Slothouber

staff writer

Birk is a writer at the South Lakes Sentinel who hopes to be an actual journalist someday. He is referring to himself in the third person because he is pretentious. ...

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Pramod Mamillapalli

Online Editor

Pramod Mamillapalli is a junior at South Lakes High School. This is his third year working for the school newspaper. He loves to write his own creative stories and really loves art and photography.

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Madison Evans

editor in chief

Madison Evans is a senior seahawk, this is her third year in Newspaper and her first year being co-editor of the Sentinel. She participates on varsity cheer and track, as well as being a member in Fellowship of Christian Athl...

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