2018-2019 Staff

Drue Cappawana

Opinion Editor

Drue Cappawana is in his senior year at MASH. This is his first year with The Torch, and he serves as the opinion editor for the paper. Drue also represents as co-leader of MASH’s Gay-Straight Alliance. Drue finds passion in...

Kristen Bolash

Entertainment Editor

Kristen Bolash is a Senior at MASH. She has been a Torch reporter for her previous 9th and 10th grade years and was an editor her Sophomore year. She did her Junior year online due do a surgery. In her free time she enjoys rea...

Evalyne Simpson

Features Editor

Evalyne Simpson is an 11th grader at MASH. This is her second year writing for The Torch. She decided to join The Torch because she enjoys writing, and has an interest in journalism. In her free time she enjoys swimming and spending...

Victoria Yother

Spotlight Editor

Victoria Yother is going into her senior year at Mechanicsburg Area Senior High School. This is her second year on The Torch staff, but this is her first year as an editor. Victoria finds happiness in photography, art, readin...

Tyler Schwarzman

Sports Editor

Tyler Schwarzman is an 11th grader at Mechanicsburg Area Senior High School, entering his 2nd year as a reporter and 1st year as the sports editor for The Torch. Additionally, his interests include baseball, football, exercise,...

Lily Eckroth

Page Editor

Lily is a 10th grader this year at MASH and it is her first year of writing for The Torch. She decided to join the newspaper because of her interest in writing and current events. She enjoys playing soccer and running track. She a...

Regyna Gantt

Editor in Chief

Regyna Gantt is a senior at Mechanicsburg Area Senior High. She has been a reporter for The Torch for 4 years, and an editor for 3. She enjoys reading, writing, and spending time with her friends. This year, she hopes to focus mainly on new...

Michelle Heiser

Adviser

This is Mrs. Heiser's 20th year advising the school newspaper. In her tenure, she has worked with hundreds of students interested in journalism. Watching students explore their interests and grow their talents as writers is the...

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