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Mead High School’s Student News

The Mav

Mead High School’s Student News

The Mav

2023-2024 Staff

Skylar Whalen
Editor-in-Chief

Skylar Whalen

Skylar Whalen is a senior. She is this year's editor-in-chief. Skylar enjoys painting, singing, and playing softball. She is a huge animal lover and works with dogs outside of school. Skylar plays competitive softball and hop...

Abby Kearns
Managing Editor

Abby Kearns

Abby Kearns is a junior. She is in her third year of Journalism as Managing Editor. She loves being outside, hiking, being with friends and family, and learning new things. She's excited for making new friends and memories thi...

Lars Messmer
MavTV Editor

Lars Messmer

Lars Messmer is a junior. He enjoys playing guitar, punk music, and listening to the best band, No Reason to Care. He is involved with Journalism. He is looking forward to writing more for The Mav this year....

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Josh Halsey

Josh Halsey is a senior. He enjoys playing hockey, spending time with friends, and going to the gym. He is involved with MavTV and works for the city of Longmont. He is looking forward to finishing high school and moving on to...

Bryson Gajewski
MavTV

Bryson Gajewski

Bryson Carter is a senior. He enjoys hockey, golfing, going to the lake, and playing video games. He is involved with the Resurrection Christian Hockey team in Loveland, Colorado. He is looking forward to being part of MavTV ...

Gunner Treblik
MavTV

Gunner Treblik

Gunner Treblik is a sophomore. He enjoys photography, theater, and fishing. He is involved with theater, choir, and Journalism. He is looking forward to working with MavTV this year.

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Nicolas Carrillo

Nicolas Carrillo: MavTV member, football player, Homelander and Patrick Bateman enthusiast, naturally hungry, and very energetic (but very shy). Just the definition of HIM. He enjoys photographing everything and taking cursed...

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Bennett Hergert

Ben Hergert is a sophomore. He enjoys golfing, editing, and watching movies. He is looking forward to being the producer for MavTV and constructing articles for The Mav. 

Logan Bryant
MavTV

Logan Bryant

Logan is a junior. He enjoys skateboarding, music, and games. He is involved with MavTV. He is looking forward to passing his classes and making funny broadcasts this year.

Kaylina Madrill-Gruenberger
Writer

Kaylina Madrill-Gruenberger

Kaylina Madrill is a junior. She enjoys reading, writing, and listening to music. She enjoys spending time with family and out in nature. She enjoys finding new opportunities and ways to grow.

Payton Grasser
Writer

Payton Grasser

Payton Grasser is a sophomore. She enjoys creating art, spending quality time with friends and family, and socializing. Payton is looking forward to being part of the Journalism community and making new connections....

Kaitlyn Baerg
Writer

Kaitlyn Baerg

Kaitlyn is a freshman. She enjoys swimming, art, and spending time with her brother and pets. She is looking forward to writing articles about her interests and being involved in The Mav. 

Raef VonBrutt
Writer

Raef VonBrutt

Raef is a sophomore. He enjoys piano, hiking, and gardening. He is involved in digital photography, works after school, and has a weightlifting class. He is looking forward to writing incredible articles for The Mav during his...

Benjamin Witko
Writer

Benjamin Witko

Benjamin Witko is a senior. He is involved in hockey and lacrosse and enjoys playing video games. He is looking forward to writing articles and publishing sports coverage this year.

Rebekah Dennis
Writer

Rebekah Dennis

Bekah Dennis is a sophomore. She enjoys drawing, painting, and crocheting. She is involved in the play. She is looking forward to writing articles and getting more involved in school this year.

Kannon Garcia
Writer

Kannon Garcia

Kannon Garcia is a senior. He enjoys golf, wrestling, and spending time with loved ones. He is involved in sports and the church community. He is looking forward to writing his best articles this year.

Brissa Mendez-Olivas
Writer

Brissa Mendez-Olivas

Brissa Mendez-Olivas is a sophomore. She enjoys singing, being social, and helping others. She is involved with the musical theater program alongside Journalism and choir. She is looking forward to meeting new people and writing ...

Addy Mooradian
Writer

Addy Mooradian

Addyson Mooradian is a sophmore. She enjoys reading, listening to music, and journaling . She is involved in volleyball and babysitting. She is looking forward to keeping readers of The Mav informed of current events and giving eve...

Isabella Pacotti
Writer

Isabella Pacotti

Isabella Pacotti is a sophomore. She enjoys skateboarding, drawing, painting, and reading. She is involved with orchestra and theatre. She is looking forward to writing articles for The Mav this year....

Tyler Reyburn
Writer

Tyler Reyburn

Tyler Reyburn is a senior. He enjoys playing baseball, hanging out with friends, and playing video games. He is looking forward to produce quality sports coverage for The Mav this year.

Haiden Stolken
Writer

Haiden Stolken

Haiden Stolken is a freshman. She enjoys sketching, writing, and reading. She is involved in marching band. She is looking forward to working on articles for The Mav this year.

Mason Willyard
Writer

Mason Willyard

Mason Willyard is a senior. He enjoys basketball and hanging out with friends. He is involved with choir, basketball, and Journalism. He is looking forward to being a part of the team and writing about what he loves this year...

Raul Mares
Writer

Raul Mares

Raul Mares is a sophomore. It's his second year on The Mav. He's looking forward to writing a lot of great and interesting pieces for others to read and enjoy.

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Jacob Morales

Jacob Morales is a sophomore. He enjoys playing the drums, eating sushi, and napping with his dog, Ellie. He is involved with Marching Band and Advanced Jazz Band. Jacob is looking forward to making music with his band, passing...

Paul Smith
Writer

Paul Smith

Paul Smith is a junior. He enjoys playing video games, watching movies, and biking. He is involved with journalism and theater. He is looking forward to the weekends this year. ...

Enola Potter
Writer

Enola Potter

Enola Potter is a junior. She enjoys spending time with her kitty, long drives, and dancing to music. She is part of Mead's varsity cheer team as well as speech & debate. She is looking forward to writing more opinion pieces, po...

Braeden Corliss
Writer

Braeden Corliss

Braeden is a senior. He enjoys running, fishing, hanging out with friends, and playing with his dogs. He is involved with cross country, track, and FCA. He is looking forward to taking pictures for the newspaper and getting l...

Ana Stewart
Writer

Ana Stewart

Ana Stewart is a senior. She enjoys outdoor activities, hanging out with family and friends, and binging The Good Place. She is involved in club volleyball and travels to lots of cool places. She is looking forward to writing i...

Addison Babcock
Content Editor

Addison Babcock

Addison Babcock is a senior. She enjoys high jumping, hiking, hanging out with her friends and all things Taylor Swift. She is involved with MHS Track and Field, Real Training club track, FCA, and student advisory. She is lo...

Shayd Fuller
Content Editor

Shayd Fuller

Shayd Fuller is a junior. She enjoys playing with her dogs and hanging out with friends and family. She is looking forward to meeting new people and being part of The Mav. 

Melia Sloss
Copy and Design Editor

Melia Sloss

Melia is a senior. She enjoys reading, writing, and listening to music. This is her third year in Journalism. She’s excited to watch her skills grow throughout the school year and see where her writing takes her....

Aspen Bingham
Content Editor

Aspen Bingham

Aspen Bingham is a junior. She enjoys writing, shopping, coloring, and animals. She currently attends St. Vrain Virtual and is hoping to go into psychology. She is looking forward to exploring new writing styles and connecting w...

Savanah Bayer
Content Editor

Savanah Bayer

Savanah Bayer is a junior. She enjoys writing, painting, and spending time in nature. She is involved in Journalism and baking at home. She is looking forward to publishing stories she's passionate about and doing her best as a...

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