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The Patriot

  • Senior Field Day will take place on May 5 at 1:00pm

  • FCA meeting will take place on April 27 at 7:00am

  • The Patriot receives the 2017 Online Pacemaker Award from the National Scholastic Press Association

2016-2017 Staff

Caroline Cooney

Editor in Chief

Senior Caroline Cooney is the Editor in Chief for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This will be Cooney’s second year on staff and her third year of journalism. Last year on staff she spent her time as an In-Focus Editor. Outside ...

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Grace Mottley

Assignment Chief

Senior Grace Mottley is the Assignment Chief for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her second year on staff and her second year taking journalism. Mottley was a News Editor last year and is elated to be on staff again thi...

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Grant Sharretts

Online Chief

Senior Grant Sharretts is the Online Chief for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is his third year in journalism and second year on staff. When he isn’t debating sports topics, Sharretts is a part of the National Quill an...

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Christina Giovanazi

Sports Editor

Senior Christina Giovanazi is a Sports Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year on staff and first year taking journalism. Outside of The Patriot, Giovanazi runs cross country and track and field. She also p...

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James Keller

Copy Editor

Junior James Keller is a Copy Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is his first year on staff and his first year taking journalism. He can be found after school every day playing with the Jazz Band, jamming with friends,...

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Pia Scotto

Community Editor

Senior Pia Scotto is a Community Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her second year on staff and third year in journalism. Scotto is also the National Honor Society member-at- large, a Quill and Scroll Society offi...

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Taylor Bynion

Copy Editor

Junior Taylor Bynion is a Managing Editor and Copy Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year on staff and second year taking journalism. In addition to being a part of The Patriot, she is also a co-capta...

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Daniel Robinson

General Staff

Senior Daniel Robinson is a General Staff member for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is his second year on staff and his third year taking journalism. Robinson plays basketball and tennis and is also a member of Athletic Le...

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Lauren Becker

News Editor

Junior Lauren Becker is a News Editor and Managing Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year on staff and second year taking journalism. Outside of The Patriot, Becker runs cross country as well as track ...

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Ianna Pirozzi

In-Focus Editor

Senior Ianna Pirozzi is an In-Focus Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year on staff and her first year taking journalism. As a triplet, she has to deal with her siblings all day and all night. In order...

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Druw Van Der Werff

Media Editor

Junior Druw (yes, it is a “U”) Van Der Werff is a Media Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is his first year on The Patriot and he is ecstatic to be involved with something this cool. He is a starter on the va...

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Edward Benner

Entertainment Editor

Senior Edward Benner is an Entertainment Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com.  This is his first year on staff and first year taking journalism. Benner is the captain of the cross country, outdoor track, and mock trial t...

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Alyssa Kraus

Copy Editor

Junior Alyssa Kraus is a Copy Editor and Managing Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year on staff and second year taking journalism. Kraus is a member of the varsity field hockey team and French Honor So...

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Erin McCloskey

Community Editor

Senior Erin McCloskey is a Community Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her second year on staff and second year taking journalism. McCloskey is a member of the National Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society,...

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Katherine Grimm

Media Chief

Senior Katherine Grimm is the Media Chief for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her second year on staff and third year taking journalism and hopefully not her last. Outside of The Patriot, Grimm participates in cheerlead...

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Allie Taylor

Perspectives Editor

Senior Allie Taylor is a Perspectives Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year as a staff member and her first year taking journalism. She is positively anticipating the aspects of production. Taylor's...

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Zachary Miller

Media Editor

Senior Zachary Miller is excited to be joining The Patriot as a Media Editor. Miller is the Senior Class President, International Thespian Society President, and Tri-M Music Honor Society Vice-President. Miller is also an active...

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Emily Stancliff

Sports Editor

Senior Emily Stancliff is a Sports Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year on staff and her first year taking journalism. Stancliff is a captain of the varsity field hockey team and runs long distance for...

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Adriana Guidi

Perspectives Editor

Senior Adriana Guidi is a Perspectives Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her second year on staff and third year taking journalism. Guidi was an Entertainment Editor last year and is excited to be on staff again...

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Paige Alban

In-Focus Editor

Junior Paige Alban is both a Managing and In-Depth Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year on staff and second year taking journalism. Alban also participates in cross country and track and field. She is a m...

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Azanae Barrow

Entertainment Editor

Senior Azanae Barrow is an Entertainment Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her second year on staff and third year taking journalism. Some of her achievements include: being on the tennis team, a member of the Na...

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Anna Sullivan

Entertainment Editor

Junior Anna Sullivan is an Entertainment Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her first year on staff and second year taking journalism. Sullivan is a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Student Government As...

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Elizabeth Harmison

News Editor

Senior Elizabeth Harmison is a News Editor for The Patriot and jcpatriot.com. This is her second year on staff and second year taking journalism. Last year, Harmison was a Media Editor and is excited to incorporate the skills she l...

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