2020-2021 Staff

Kate Wagatha

News and Opinions Editor

I am a senior at WHS and this is my first year on the Purple Pulse. I’m the editor of news and opinions. Outside of school I can usually be found working or spending time with friends.  

Madison Fetty

Arts & Entertainment Editor

My name is Madison Fetty and I'm a senior at Woodhaven High School. My position for the school newspaper is being the editor for arts and entertainment. In my free time I love to play video games and hang out with my friends. ...

Riley Draper

Sports Editor

This is my first year taking a newspaper class and writing an article for it. My position for the newspaper is sports editor and I’m writing about some of our sports teams, mostly the swim team, I'm involved in the swim team a...

Nathan Kriebel

Web Designer

My name is Nathan Kriebel and I am a junior at WHS. I am the web designer for the Purple Pulse and it is also my first year on the paper. Besides the paper I am also involved in the theatre company, the choir, and the band....

Katie Lusk

Photographer

I am a senior at Woodhaven High School on the Purple Pulse staff. I am the official photographer for the paper and provide all photos for every article! Outside of the organization I am a senior and family photographer for the...

Adam Sadiku

Copy Editor

My name is Adam Sadiku and I am the copy editor for the Purple Pulse. For the paper, I make sure that all of our articles are the best that they can possibly be. In my free time, I like to hang out with my friends.  ...

Emilee DiGuiseppe

News and Opinions Journalist

 I am a senior on the Purple Pulse. For the Purple Pulse, I like to write about the ways students feel about certain things going on throughout the school year. Outside of school, I spend most of my time with friends or work...

Madison Hittinger

News and Opinions Journalist

My name is Madison Hittinger. I'm a senior and this is my first year writing for the Purple Pulse. I will be writing news and opinion articles for the paper. In my free time I participate in the WHS theatre company.

Taylor Long

News and Opinions Journalist

I’m a sophomore in high school, and this is my first year as a reporter. Outside of the newsroom I like to ride horses, spend time with my friends, animate, and draw from time to time!  

Allison Matzo

News and Opinions Journalist

My name is Allison Matzo and I am a news/opinion writer for the Purple Pulse. I’m a senior at Woodhaven and this is my first year writing for the newspaper. I really want to write articles that will make people happy and tha...

Carlee Olsen

News and Opinions Journalist

My name is Carlee Olsen and I am a member of the Purple Pulse this year! When I’m not in school I’m usually playing soccer, working, or spending time with my friends. I enjoy learning and writing about students' opinions on thi...

Carlee Robbins

News and Opinions Journalist

My name is Carlee Robbins. I am a junior and this is my first year writing for the newspaper.  I am a News and Opinions Jounalist for the Purple Pulse. In my free time I enjoy doing anything that has to do with art and music. ...

Kayla Winnie

Arts & Entertainment Journalist

Hello, my name is Kayla. I am a sophomore on The Purple Pulse and I am a part of arts & entertainment. When I am not writing for the school, I’m binge-watching my favorite shows. My favorite has to be The Vampire Diaries....

William Widby

Arts & Entertainment Journalist

 I’m Willam Widby or Will as most people call me and I am a sophomore.  I run cross country and track. I have two dogs and a bunch of other miscellaneous pets. I enjoy skateboarding, bmxing, workng on cars and watching dif...

Valerian Sharp

Arts & Entertainment Journalist

My name is Valerian Sharp but most people just call me V. I’m 16 years old and in the 11th grade. This is my first year in the school newspaper. I used to live in Taylor and I miss my dawgs.  

Karina Miller

Arts & Entertainment Journalist

My name is Karena Miller, and I am in the 11th grade. This is my first year writing for the newspaper. My favorite things to do are watch Hulu, play my PlayStation, be on my phone, and hang out with my friends.   ...

Rebekah Colón

Arts & Entertainment Journalist

This is my first year writing for the newspaper and I’m really excited! I’m a journalist for the arts and entertainment team. I am in the WTC and will probably be writing a lot about our events and shows. Outside of school yo...

Joseph Clinton

Sports Journalist

This is my first year on the school newspaper and I am very excited to write for the school. I will be taking the role of a sports journalist and I will be writing articles about sports and interviewing players and coaches. ...

Logan Devins

Sports Journalist

I am a junior and this is my first year on the newspaper. I will be writing about sports for the paper. I am also on the cross country, swim, and track teams.  

Isabelle Goulet

Sports Journalist

I am a junior here at Woodhaven High School. I write for the Purple Pulse as a sports journalist. I have enjoyed writing stories for a long time and I am excited to be a part of the school's newspaper this year. Outside of writing f...

Ricky Horner

Sports Journalist

I'm a junior and this is my first year working for the Purple Pulse. I'm interested in sports and spending time with my friends and family. I like to write about funny yet real things happening not only in the real world but ...

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