Crossed Sabres

2018-2019 Staff

Hannah Rosman

Editor in Chief

Hannah Rosman is a senior and this is her fourth year on the Crossed Sabres staff. She is excited to be editor-in-chief this year. She is also the head of the nonfiction department for jGirls Magazine. While, her truest love is watch...

Abigail Presson

Managing Editor

Abigail Presson is a junior at Washington-Lee and the Managing Editor of the Crossed Sabres. This is her third year on the newspaper staff.  She is an equestrian and also participates in extracurriculars such as the Technology...

Julia Van Lare

Lifestyles Editor

Julia Van Lare is a sophomore, and this will be her second year on the Crossed Sabres staff. This year, she is the Lifestyles Editor for the paper. Julia plays piano, does Taekwondo, participates in Model General Assembly and r...

Holland Forsythe

Opinion Editor

Holland Forsythe is a junior at the school and it is her third year working on the newspaper team. She is both the Opinion and Features editor of Crossed Sabres. Holland loves to write about things that get people talking, and is...

Gus Nathanson

Online Editor

Gus Nathanson is the online editor of the Crossed Sabres newspaper. He is also the catcher on the varsity baseball team. He really loves writing and watching television and exercising, and he is enjoying spending his senior ye...

Luke Dangel

Staff Reporter

Luke Dangel is a junior at the school, and is a co-sports editor for the Crossed Sabres newspaper team. This is his second year writing for the paper. Outside of school, Luke is most likely to be found biking around the Ballsto...

Tanaquil Eltsov

Staff Reporter

Tanaquil Eltsov is a freshman, who is very passionate about everything musical! She loves to sing, play guitar, ukulele, and piano! When it comes to the art she’s dipped her paintbrush into everything she can! Musicals, check! Paint...

Talley Schroeder

Staff Reporter

Talley Schroeder is a junior and this is her first year on the Crossed Sabres staff. She is on the Washington-Lee crew team and has played soccer since she was 7, but also has always had a passion for art and writing as well. Sh...

Sophie Muir

Staff Reporter

Sophie Muir is a junior at Washington Lee high school, this is her first year on the Crossed Sabre staff. She is passionate about her views and cares about progress and change. She has two cats and a dog and whom she adores. ...

Sophia Bailey

Staff Reporter

Sophia Bailey is a freshman at Washington Lee and this is her first year on staff for the Cross Sabres. She loves to read, sing, write, and make a fool of herself. She also loves to do gymnastics, varsity cheerleading, basketbal...

Simon Espejo

Staff Reporter

Simon Espejo is a junior at Washington-Lee. This is his first year on the Crossed Sabers staff. He is involved in extracurricular activities inside and out of school such as soccer, volleyball, and LASA. He enjoys binge watch...

Natalie Daley

Staff Reporter

Natalie Daley is a freshman staff reporter for the Crossed Sabres Newspaper. This is her first year working for the newspaper. She plays travel soccer and volleyball for the Washington Lee Freshman Volleyball Team. Natalie also l...

Kate Ford

Staff Reporter

Kate Ford is a sophomore enjoying her second year as a staff reporter for the Crossed Sabres. Kate runs cross country and track when she isn’t sleeping or trying to put minimum effort into her homework. Kate loves animals an...

Karina Lazorchak

Staff Reporter

Karina Lazorchak is a freshman at Washington-Lee. This is her first year as a newspaper staff member. In her free time she runs cross country, plays soccer and basketball, and bakes with her friends and family. She enjoys playing ...

Jay La Piana

Staff Reporter

Jay La Piana is a senior at Washington Lee high school.  Jay likes do sports but does not like to watch sports. Jay wants to be the best he possibly can for his sports and will work his hardest to be the best he can be.  Jay...

Hugo Bell

Staff Reporter

Hugo is a junior and this is his first year on the Crossed Sabres staff. He enjoys playing and watching soccer, and his favorite club is Arsenal. His favorite Netflix series is Gotham, and he likes visiting the moon. He has 31 Fortnite wins and...

Grace Gent

Staff Reporter

Grace Gent is a freshman, and this is her first year working as a reporter on the Crossed Sabres. When she isn’t working on a story, you can find her at Model United Nations, or working behind the scenes for both W-L product...

Ariel Gill-Ehrenreich

Staff Reporter

Ariel is a freshman staff reporter that thoroughly enjoys reading classic novels. She does Karate and is a nerd for classic rock bands. She sometimes volunteers to work at a local TV studio and is a certified producer. She is...

Annabel Phoel

Staff Reporter

Annabel Phoel is a freshman at Washington-Lee. This is her first year on the Crossed Sabres. She runs cross country and binges Netflix. She has a cat, a dog, and two crazy brothers. She moved here from Boston, MA, and talks abou...

Abdellah Mouslik

Staff Reporter

Abdellah Mouslik is a Sophomore and this his first year on the newspaper staff. Abdellah enjoys playing soccer in his free time and values his school work very highly. He is involved in soccer teams outside of school and plays a h...

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