The Stampede

Nick Whiteaker

August 15, 2019

Nick Whiteaker is this year’s opinion editor for The Stampede and is a junior at Monte Vista. This will be his third year with The Stampede, and he hopes to make this year even better than the last by spilling more tea than ever before. He’s looking forward to producing good hard-hitting news, that a...

Marie Shvakel

August 15, 2019

Marie Shvakel is a sophomore at Monte Vista. She enjoys dancing and has been doing it for the past 11 years. She is most experienced in classical ballet. Marie also has a newfound interest in computer science. She has created three apps thus far and has been taught basics in Swift, Java, and C++....

Lisa Liong

August 14, 2019

Lisa is a junior and first-year journalist. She enjoys reading, running, and volunteering in her free time. Lisa also loves writing because it gives her a chance to express her ideas and opinions.

Edward Cheng

August 14, 2019

Edward Cheng is a sophomore at Monte Vista faced with many hard courses, this is his first year taking journalism, he self-learns piano as a hobby worth mentioning, currently trying to change his habit of procrastination so he will be able to withstand the packed schedule this year.

Chole Van Puffelen

August 14, 2019

Chole Van Puffelen is a sophomore at Monte Vista and in her first year with The Stampede. She is excited to be a part of something that contributes to the school.

Edi Zhang

August 14, 2019

Edi Zhang is very excited to be part of The Stampede team this year as a freshman. He enjoys swimming, music, and robotics. He also enjoys writing and mathematics.

Shreya Bhasin

August 14, 2019

Shreya Bhasin is a freshman at Monte Vista High School.  In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her friends and family.  This is her first year in journalism and she is excited to write many articles and stories for The Stampede.  Shreya loves sports and animals, especially the dog that she...

Angelina Izmaylova

August 14, 2019

Angelina Izmaylova is a sophomore who is very excited to write for The Stampede. She enjoys playing tennis for the Monte Vista Varsity team and dedicating her time volunteering at the Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation. Even though it's her first time taking journalism she is hoping that a couple of her ...

Seta Salkhi

August 14, 2019

Seta Salkhi is a junior approaching her second year with the journalism program. Writing and English are her favorite in-school subjects, with history at a close second. Not only does reading the works of popular authors provide inspiration for Seta, but persuading others through respectful, original...

Mason Hanshaw

August 14, 2019

Mason Hanshaw is a junior and has been apart of The Stampede since his sophomore year. Mason enjoys playing baseball, and has played for MVHS for the past two years, but also writes and practices music in his spare time. He is excited to return this year to journalism as the feature section editor of...

Anjana Dasam

August 14, 2019

Anjana Dasam is a sophomore at Monte Vista High School and is excited to start her second year with The Stampede. Anjana is excited to yet again publish fascinating stories to share with her school. Apart from writing, Anjana loves to sing and obviously loves to binge her favorite shows on Netflix. She...

Lauryn Leong

August 14, 2019

Lauryn Leong is a senior and a second-year journalist for The Stampede. She is the A&E editor for the 2019-2020 year. Lauryn is a huge fan of Disney and loves going on Disney trips with her family. She enjoys writing fictional stories and especially likes art class at Monte Vista. Lauryn loves ...