The Torch

2021-2022 Staff

Natalya Quinlan
Managing Editor

Natalya Quinlan

Natalya is a senior in her first year of Journalism. In her free time, she enjoys writing and reading fiction. She's interested in shows from across the pond, rock music, and fandom.

Olivia Draghi
Sports Section Editor

Olivia Draghi

Olivia Draghi is a 10th grader at Livermore High School. This is her second year doing journalism

Haasini Edam
News Editor

Haasini Edam

Haasini Edam is a freshmen at Livermore High (she/her).This is her first year taking journalism, and is the Co-News Editor. Her interests include writing, reading,cooking/baking  listening to music, and arguing with her pare...

Priya Kaur
News Editor

Priya Kaur

Hello, this is Priya Kaur! Her pronouns are she/her and she's a Freshman. This is her first year of Journalism and hopely not her last. She likes flowers and owns some. Though lately they've been dying, but she has high hopes ...

Ayaan Khan

Ayaan Khan

12th Grade Enjoys sports, including basketball and psychology Favorite shows are Brooklyn 99 and The Office Lived in San Diego and Fremont before I moved to Livermore

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Staff Writer

Christopher Machado

Chris is in the 12th grade and is taking this class because he finds journalism interesting. As a new journalist, he hopes to improve with every article he writes. Chris also plays cross country and track after school.

Staff Writer

Kenneth Ha

Kenneth Ha is 17 and currently goes to LHS. This is his first year in journalism class. He enjoys spending his time talking walks out in the parks and watching movies during his free time. He also read books and listen to music...

Aislinn Daugherty
Staff Writer

Aislinn Daugherty

Aislinn Daugherty is a 12th grader at LHS. She is currently planning on attending an art college after high school and this is her first year as a Staff Writer in journalism.

Staff Writer

Stephanie O’Shaughnessey

I was born in Pleasanton in 2004, I was the only planned one in my family🕺.  I don't do much except listen to music and jot down thoughts so i'd say any more detail on me would make me sound exponentially boring. I am simply...

Staff Writer

Kitt Brothers

Kitt is a junior and this is her first year in journalism. In her free time, she likes to write fiction, play video games, and wants to have a career in the field of computer programming/science in the future. She also likes to...

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Staff Writer

Kerigan Coates

Kerigan is a freshman at Livermore High School and this is her first year taking journalism. Kerigan enjoys playing softball, listening to music, and spending time with friends. Her favorite song at the moment is "Light My Love"...

Kacey Myrick
Staff Writer

Kacey Myrick

My name is Kacey, I'm named after the Kansas City Chiefs. I'm a freshman at LHS. I like to play baseball; I have been playing since I was 4 years old.

Serin Zamoum
Staff Writer

Serin Zamoum

Serin Zamoum, sixteen going on seventeen, is a junior attending Livermore High School, this is her first year of Journalism. Some of her hobbies include, hanging out with friends, listening to music, watching movies and collecting...

Staff Writer

Lucas Hoppenbrouwers

Lucas is a 14-year old freshman who is in his very first year of journalism. In his free time, he enjoys writing fiction, reading, playing board games and video games. He is excited for the new school year and ready to learn!

Hedrianna Caitlin Macias
Staff Writer

Hedrianna Caitlin Macias

Caitlin Macias is 14 year old journalist, a 9th grader, at Livermore High School (LHS), it is her first year of writing. She attended a creative writing lesson for a week in the summer of 6th grade,  she enjoys watching TV -...

Lauren Armanino
Staff Writer

Lauren Armanino

This is Lauren Armanino´s first year of journalism, she is 14 years old and in  9th grade. Some things she enjoys are painting, movies, and listening to music. Lauren has never written articles for her school before but decided...

Kincaid Kapus
Staff Writer

Kincaid Kapus

Kincaid Kapus (Kade) 16 year old journalist and staff writer for LHS. He is a on and off story writer as well as Livermore Police Explorer. He plays video games with friends and loves to exercise and run. He lives a very busy...

Section Editor

Sofina Salvatore

Sofina Salvatore is a Section Editor for the LHS Torch.  She is a junior and 2nd year Journalism student. During her years at Livermore she spends her time focusing on school work and cheerleading. Once graduated she will do...

Zoe Moon
La Verdad Editor

Zoe Moon

Zoe Moon is a 12th grader at LHS. This is her first year in journalism, and she is the editor for La Verdad.

Hannah Blanchard
Galleria editor

Hannah Blanchard

Hannah Blanchard is a sophomore at LHS, taking her first year of journalism. Hannah is on the LHS JV cheer team, spending a lot of her time doing that. When she is not cheering or with her teammates and friends, she sits in her...