The student news site of Yorktown High School

Yorktown Sentry

The student news site of Yorktown High School

Yorktown Sentry

The student news site of Yorktown High School

Yorktown Sentry

2015-16

Jackson Cummings and Kyle Mayo-Blake

Jackson Cummings and Kyle Mayo-Blake

Jackson Cummings and Kyle Mayo-Blake, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

As a semi-professional grilled cheese artist, senior Kyle Mayo-Blake is a living contradiction to the idea that guys can not cook. The cuisiner is indeed living, despite his near-death experience with longboarding this past summer. According to Mayo-Blake,...

Stevie Picot and Julie Gilbertsen

Stevie Picot and Julie Gilbertsen

Stevie Picot and Julie Gilbertsen, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

Mother Teresa may be one of the most well-known charity workers of all time, but it would seem that junior Julie Gilbertsen is doing the best she can to surpass her. Gilbertsen is just a normal girl who plays tennis and watches Friends, but she loves...

Emily Burke and Jessie Moyer

Emily Burke and Jessie Moyer

Emily Burke and Jessie Moyer, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

The fact that sophomore and first year Sentry staff member Jessie Moyer chose a dog as her spirit animal because she likes to both sleep and have fun shows that Moyer knows how to balance work and relaxation perfectly. Moyer runs cross country in the...

John Trainum and Maggie Keane

John Trainum and Maggie Keane

John Trainum and Maggie Keane, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

New to The Sentry this school year, sophomore Maggie Keane is looking forward to a great year on staff, and shared a little bit about herself to help introduce her to the paper. Answering the most important questions first, when asked what type of lettuce...

Natalie Zur and Andrea Henriquez

Natalie Zur and Andrea Henriquez

Natalie Zur and Andrea Henriquez, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

Junior Andrea Henriquez’s typical Tuesday would include going to school, feeding her Goldendoodle and hanging out with friends. She also loves to relax and watch Netflix––Orange is the New Black, and House of Cards are some of her favorites. If...

Grace Stroup and Caroline Boda

Grace Stroup and Caroline Boda

Grace Stroup and Caroline Boda, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

Just three weeks ago freshman Caroline Boda was soaking up the sweet days of summer as her favorite season came to a close. With school schedules and volleyball games,she is in full swing at her first year at Yorktown and sat down and talked about how...

Topher Wagner and Anna Finley

Topher Wagner and Anna Finley

Topher Wagner and Anna Finley, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

Out goes one Finley, in comes another! Anna Finley has big shoes to fill from her older sister. However, the budding photographer is up to the task. "I really like taking pictures and I've always been interested in photography" said Finley, when describing...

Maddie McNamee and Elizabeth Noe

Maddie McNamee and Elizabeth Noe

Maddie McNamee and Elizabeth Noe, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

Belle from Beauty and The Beast is known as the intelligent, book-loving Disney princess, and sophomore Elizabeth Noe is nothing less. Similar to Belle, Noe enjoys spending her free time reading fantasy books, such as Harry Potter, and also relates to...

Emma Westerhof and Misha Putnam

Emma Westerhof and Misha Putnam

Emma Westerhof and Misha Putnam, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

Persistent, honest, industrious, straightforward. According to the Chinese Zodiac, these are the characteristics that define the Ox—the sign that staff reporter Misha Putnam was born under. As a senior in high school, Putnam has definitely experienced...

Alex Brandolino and Claire Kuwana

Alex Brandolino and Claire Kuwana

Alex Brandolino and Claire Kuwana, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

As a sophomore and member of the varsity field hockey team, Claire Kuwana is motivated to work hard by her goal of getting into college, specifically Columbia University in New York City. Kuwana’s dedication to academic achievement and getting into...

Emily Calvert and Natalie Poole

Emily Calvert and Natalie Poole

Emily Calvert and Natalie Poole, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

Senior year can sure get stressful, but senior Natalie Poole knows how to “Shake it Off”. Poole admitted to secretly jamming out to Taylor Swift’s hit song when no one was watching. Poole is no doubt going to be a great asset to The Sentry and quickly...

Sydney Kane and Rosie Eldridge

Sydney Kane and Rosie Eldridge

Sydney Kane and Rosie Eldridge, Sentry Staff Reporters September 29, 2015

Rosie Eldridge is made entirely of cross country, hard work, Netflix and friendliness. She radiates happiness and dedication, and anyone who can get past her quiet exterior to see her bubbly self can attest to that. Eldridge’s life is almost exclusively...

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