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2016-2017 Staff

Jack Horgen

Jack's leadership, strong writing, and ability to complete assignments in a timely manner have earned him co-editor honors this year. His skills are on of the reason's The Neersyde was awarded a Gold Crown Award from the Columbia...

Alexander Nussbaum

Alexander was one of The Neersyde's most consistent journalists this year and wrote a number of interesting articles, from the Middle School's first female football players to the new Pilot earpiece which has the potential to revol...

James Key

James is another member of The Neersyde staff who loves all things sports, which is why he did a solid job in covering the Colin Kaepernick controversy, the death of José Fernandez, and the Cubs' amazing World Series win. Ho...

Matthew Smith

Matthew is an intelligent young man with a passion for sports, but he also proved to be a gifted writer with an ability to cover a wide range of topics, whether it was new technology, international news, or interesting school events. Matthew will bring ...

Kyle McTamaney

Although Kyle was only at TBS for half of the year, he was one of our go-to-guys when it came to sports coverage. As a result, Kyle gave us an in-depth preview of both the NBA season and NFL playoffs. Kyle's passion for sports ...

Sadie Burns

Although Sadie came aboard this year without much journalistic experience, she quickly caught on and wrote some detailed articles about important school events such as the middle school debates and the cyber safety assembly. In addition, she brought a unique creati...

Alexa Cousin

Alexa gained confidence in her writing throughout the year and proved quite adept at covering school events such as the middle school presidential vote, the all-school event, and the sixth-grade trip to the Solid Waste Authorit...

Madeline Comorat

Madeline did a nice job in her first year on the staff as she tackled some difficult topics. However, she proved to be up to the task as she deftly wrote stories about the need for a bell in the Middle School, President Barack Obama's love o...

Jakob Mendelsohn

A veteran staff member, Mendelsohn came into his own this year and proved not only to be a great classroom leader, but also a competent writer. He proved his versatility by writing about new technology in the Middle Schoolproduced...

Preston Pfleegor

When The Neersyde needed coverage of anything political over the past two years, be it the results of the U.S. primaries or President Trump's first 100 days in office, Pfleegor was Johnny on the spot. His enthusiasm for politica...

Skyler Zur

Skyler was the editor of The Neersyde this year and, as was the case last year, really anchored our staff and wrote some insightful and thought-provoking pieces such as "The Problem with Extra Credit" and "Holocaust Theme Adds More Gravity to Monu...

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