2017-2018 Staff

Erika Kotlarz

Class Writer

Erika Kotlarz is a senior a Xavier College Prep. This is her first year on XPress. She loves to write articles, edit videos, and photography. She is excited to share news with the Xavier community.  She...

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Bailey Bland

Class Writer

Bailey is a senior at Xavier. This is her second year in the Broadcast Journalism class. She loves music, creative writing and learning new things. Bailey also loves being a part of such a lovely group...

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Annabelle Goettl

Class Writer

Annabelle is a sophomore at Xavier and is a brand new addition to the XPress team. She loves writing and using her creative side to share her stories with others. Journalism is something Annabelle is looki...

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Mary Long

Campus News Editor

I am Mary Louise Long and I am a senior at Xavier College Prep. I play on Xavier's varsity Basketball team and run Track. I plan on pursing Journalism and Communications in my future, so I'm excited to...

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Lauren Stevens

Sports & Fitness Editor

Lauren is a senior and this is her first year on XPress. In her free time, Lauren loves playing with her dogs, working on her business, Chalk Warrior and spending time with her family and friends. Lauren...

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Madison Kloeber

Managing Editor

Madison Kloeber, who has been a part of Xavier's Broadcast Journalism program for three years, was a staff writer for XPress her freshman and sophomore year and then editor of Campus News as a junior...

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Lily Gonzales

Class Writer/ Videographer

Lily Gonzales is a senior at Xavier College Preparatory. This is her first year on XPress and she is thrilled to be writing and producing news for Xavier. She is involved in the Xavier community through...

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Ashten Wheeler

Faith In Action Editor

Ashten Wheeler is a senior at Xavier College Prep. This is her first year being a part of XPress and she is very excited to share news from around the campus. Along with writing, Ashten enjoys teaching ...

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Abbey Alexander

Arts and Entertainment Editor

Abbey is 16 years old and a junior at Xavier College Prep. She's so excited to be the Arts and Entertainment editor this year! When she's not writing, you can find her taking pictures, acting in Brophy show...

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Tatum Dial

Class Writer

Tatum is a junior at Xavier and this is her first year on XPress. She enjoys musical theater and has performed in many productions at Xavier and outside of Xavier. At Xavier, she was part of  "Mary Poppins"...

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Emmegale East

Connect Editor

Emme is a Xavier Prep junior who is loving her second year as an XPress member. This is her first year in the Journalism class. An avid news consumer, she is ready to write about the news instead of just...

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Skylar Smith

Business Manager

Skylar Smith is a senior editor, who has been involved in XPress since her freshman year at Xavier. This year, she is the Business Manager and hopes to bring fresh ideas to the ever-expanding newspaper....

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Holly Ngo

Class Writer

Holly Ngo is a junior at Xavier. This is her first year as a part of XPress and she cannot wait to show everyone what is in store for the year. Holly enjoys writing, traveling and editing videos. She spend...

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Marybeth Bonner

Class Writer

Marybeth is a junior at Xavier. This is her first year on XPress and she is so excited to improve as a writer while covering news stories occurring in the world and community. She keeps busy with schoolwork,...

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Madeline Warren

Class Writer

Madeline is a senior at Xavier and this is her first year on XPress. Madeline is extremely excited to get involved in XPress and keep everyone in the Xavier Community updated about recent events. Madeline...

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Maddie Dinowitz

Class Writer

Maddie is a junior at Xavier and this is her first year on XPress. Maddie has always loved writing and is excited to learn more about journalism and reporting. At Xavier, she has been involved with student...

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Savana Olivas

Class Illustrator

Savana is a senior at Xavier College Preparatory and XPress's in-class illustrator. When she's not drawing and painting she is probably caught up in re-watching the Star Wars trilogy, traveling around the wo...

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Sydney Missigman


Sydney is thrilled to be the Editor-in-Chief of XPress during her senior year. This is her third year on staff and second year as a Board Member of XPress. She is very excited about being able to work...

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Molly Kuhl

Media Editor

Molly Kuhl is a senior at Xavier College Prep. This is Molly’s second year on Xpress and she is now on the board as the Media Editor. Molly loves being able to write for the newsletter as well as managing...

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Helen Innes

Opinions Editor

Helen is currently a junior at Xavier. This is Helen's second year as the Opinion's Editor and as a member of XPress . From interviewing students at lunch to editing an article, Helen is a versatile a...

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