The online student newspaper of Vandegrift High School

Vandegrift Voice

The online student newspaper of Vandegrift High School

Vandegrift Voice

The online student newspaper of Vandegrift High School

Vandegrift Voice

2015-2016 Staff

Carson Field

Carson Field

Carson Field is currently a junior in his first year writing for the paper. He is the sports editor for the publication and enjoys writing stories about all sports, local and national. Outside of school, Carson has many passions...

Stephen King

Stephen King

Stephen King is a senior and a staff writer for the Vandegrift Voice. He is a member of LEGO Club and a member of the Archery Club.

Johnny Morreale

Johnny Morreale

Johnny Morreale is a staff writer for the 2015-16 school year Vandegrift Voice newspaper. He is fond of the written word and reads frequently, though not as much as he used to thanks to the soul-crushingly large amount of homework...

Laura Figi

Laura Figi

Laura Figi (though commonly referred to just as “Figi”) is the Web Editor-in-Chief for the 2015-2016 year. She enjoys writing and competing in UIL for the journalism team. Laura is Historian of the French National Honors Society,...

Ashley Chase

Ashley Chase

Ashley Chase is a junior at Vandegrift and this is her first year on newspaper. She competed for Academic UIL last year and at district placed fourth in news writing, sixth in literary criticism. Ashley has also been a part of...

Sophia Alaniz

Sophia Alaniz

Sophia Alaniz is a junior and a first year newspaper staffer. Sophia is also involved in the theatre department and has filled the roles of stage manager, assistant stage manager and anywhere else she can help.

Jasmine Moreno

Jasmine Moreno

Jasmine Moreno is the Entertainment Editor of the paper. She is a senior and first year member of The Voice. She enjoys writing poetry, stories and is an avid reader.  She has taken several higher level literature courses and...

Alaina Galasso

Alaina Galasso

Alaina Galasso is a senior at Vandegrift and this is her third year on the newspaper staff. She competes in journalism for Academic UIL and was previously sixth in district for Feature Writing, fourth in district for News Writing,...

Zoe Dowley

Zoe Dowley

Zoe has been on the newspaper staff for three years and loves writing and informing the school of everything that is going on throughout the year. Zoe is a senior and plans to study Social Work in college to help people who need...

Kate Murphy

Kate Murphy

Kate Murphy is a senior, she has been a writer of the Vandegrift Voice for three years. She is the current President for the Newspaper where she plans events and helps encourage her fellow students. Kate enjoys writing about sports...

Akhil Kumbum

Akhil Kumbum

Akhil is a senior at Vandegrift, and this is his first year on the newspaper staff. In addition to being the Opinions Editor, he is also a member of the Vandegrift debate team and the Texas Rowing Center Varsity Crew. In addition...

Emma-Rose Floyd

Emma-Rose Floyd

Emma-Rose is a senior at Vandegrift. She has been a part of newspaper since her sophomore year. Positions she has held include Social Media Manager, and News Editor, a position she has had for two years. Emma-Rose  is also an...

Max Bowman

Max Bowman

Maxwell Bowman is a junior who adores writing and can't wait to contribute to this year's newspaper and many to come. He is currently a very attractive staff writer who prefers writing movie reviews, but will take any story that...