The Griffin

2016-2017 Staff

Morgan Pierce

Morgan Pierce

Editor Morgan Pierce is a senior at Dulaney and is apparently in a vegetarian cult.

Quinn McCabe

Quinn McCabe

Junior Quinn McCabe is an aspiring recreational soccer referee for children ages nine and under. He also deeply enjoys memes on the 'gram.

Sophie Bates

Sophie Bates

Sophie is a senior and editor-in-chief who thoroughly enjoys binge watching "The Office," drinking white peppermint mochas and sweeping the floors of Marshalls. In her free time, you'll find her listening to Meher talk about conspiracy...

Grace Gary

Grace Gary

Grace is a junior who loves to explore new places. She plays badminton in the fall and sings with Peabody. If you were wondering, she also loves to exercise.

Nick Enoch

Nick Enoch

Nicholas is a senior who loves watching retro cartoons from the '90s and early '00s. He loves baking cookies and cupcakes for his friends and family, and his favorite colors are orange and blue.

Drew Persinger

Drew Persinger

Drew is a senior who runs cross country and track and field. He loves travelling, and can most times be found watching school sports games, eating or doing schoolwork. If there was one thing he couldn’t live without, it would...

You Jin Park

You Jin Park

You Jin is a senior who just started a new club in honor of her cousin with muscular atrophy. She loves trying eclectic foods and the first thing she does in the morning is eat!

Tirzah Khan

Tirzah Khan

Senior Tirzah Khan is tired.

JayQuan Douglas

JayQuan Douglas

Jayquan Douglas is a senior who recently transferred here from Franklin. He wants to pursue his dream in acting and comedy, but is still keeping many other career paths in mind. In his spare time, he enjoys playing video games...

Anna Jensen

Anna Jensen

Anna is a sophomore who is very involved and active in her community. She is obsessed with the 1950’s and loves anything about them. In her free time, she likes to run and is planning to run a marathon by the time she is 18...

Anna Mason

Anna Mason

Anna Mason is a sophomore who spends most of her time either in a pool or with a book. Her hobbies include working through piles of homework, spending time with friends and watching too much television.

Audrey Bartholomew

Audrey Bartholomew

Audrey is a sophomore whose pastimes include self-deprecation and poorly-timed jokes. She reads more books than she knows what to do with and has a lot to say. Listen to her.

Hyunsung Ko

Hyunsung Ko

Junior Hyunsung Ko is just an ordinary guy who enjoys running and looking at pretty bright blue skies. Hopefully one day, Coach Boyle will learn how to pronounce his name. And no, he is not playing lacrosse this year.

Jane Peterson

Jane Peterson

Jane is a senior with a love for butter pecan iced coffee, pigtails and winged eyeliner. She can almost always be found with her head in the clouds, mindlessly doodling her pugs.

Will Behm

Will Behm

Will is a sophomore who enjoys constantly listening to music, although he has never played an instrument. He played JV baseball last year and plans to play all throughout high school. He also participates in morning BFS to improve...

Annabel Park

Annabel Park

Annabel is a junior who enjoys watching movies in her free time. She plays lacrosse during the spring and manages the soccer team in the fall and, if you were wondering, her favorite candy is sour patch watermelons.

Bryce Frederick

Bryce Frederick

Bryce is a sophomore student-athlete, who plays basketball and baseball.  He is either traveling, eating, learning, listening to the musical stylings of anyone from Phil Collins to Future, checking Twitter, or on a ballfield,...

Emily Levitt

Emily Levitt

Emily is a junior who takes pride in making smoothies and halfway decent art. She spends her time babysitting, keeping up with APs, and obsessing over dogs.

MyKayla Milchling

MyKayla Milchling

Mykayla is a senior who has played volleyball for 5 years and adores mangoes. Make sure you spot her and her wild, curly hair in the hallway. Don’t touch it though!

Jessie Dorety

Jessie Dorety

Jessie is a senior who likes breakfast, brunch and breakfast for dinner. She’s probably late, and if she tells you she’s 10 minutes away, she probably hasn’t left the house yet.

Luke Sturiale

Luke Sturiale

Senior Luke “Wyld Boy” Sturiale is a man of few words. This bio validates that claim.

Brian McCullough

Brian McCullough

Brian is a junior that is really trying to get involved this year. Now that he can drive he is shooting for the stars and along with the switch to cross country will be doing indoor and outdoor track along with a variety of clubs,...

Timur Malamud

Timur Malamud

Timur S. Malamud is a sophomore that plays for the Dulaney Club Hockey Team. His favorite color is fluorescent greenish-yellow-purple.

Emlyn Langlieb

Emlyn Langlieb

Emlyn is a junior, who loves her bulldog and fuzzy blankets. She loves to dance (unless she breaks her leg) and has a small obsession with lattes.

Lauren Kuhr

Lauren Kuhr

Lauren is a senior whose passion for customer service and tiaras has awarded her the label “Smoothie Queen”. Yes, she does own 12 tapestries and if you were curious: no, she does not have a life beyond Relay for Life and “Free...

Sam Harsel

Sam Harsel

Sam Harsel is a senior who is an aspiring manager at Jo-Ann Fabrics.

Brynn Handley

Brynn Handley

Brynn is a junior who enjoys cosplaying as her favorite characters and reading. If she isn’t at school, reading, or acting she is on her computer wasting away the hours until she has an excuse to eat again.

Matt Ellis

Matt Ellis

Senior Matt Ellis enjoys defeating Patrick Fitzgerald in baseball, football, fantasy baseball, and fantasy football. He runs a 40-yard-dash two seconds faster than Fitzgerald and has dunked on him on countless occasions.

Dorrie Gaeng

Dorrie Gaeng

Dorrie Gaeng is a junior. You can find her at Mom’s Organic market hanging out with Quinn McCabe, listening to vegan music and talking about feminism.

Maria Eberhart

Maria Eberhart

Maria is a sophomore whose Netflix subscription is her most prized possession. You can find Maria in her house surrounded by food and practically nowhere else.

Hanna Bewley

Hanna Bewley

Hanna Bewley is a senior with a passion for creating and exploring new ideas. She enjoys art and photography, so you can often find her with a camera in her hand or in her room for hours on end, working on her next project.

Vinny Arciaga

Vinny Arciaga

Vinny is a senior who quite enjoys straining his voice to Korean, Chinese and Japanese music. A New York-bound future male model, you will definitely see him on magazines and runways if you don’t already recognize him from school.

Kevin Zorbach

Kevin Zorbach

Kevin Zorbach is an enigma.  He runs cross country and track and receives grades that some may call “above average”.  When he’s not running or doing homework, he’s probably eating.  Here and there he may watch “television”,...

Adam Zimmerman

Adam Zimmerman

Adam is a Junior who enjoys sitting down and watching full seasons on Netflix without breaks. If you do not see him on the couch he is probably still asleep or on his way to a Raven’s game.

Greg Zapas

Greg Zapas

Gregory Charles Zapas loves Matt, Will and small children with all his heart. He aspires to join the Peace Corps and nurse underprivileged infants from the bottle.

Imogen Wright

Imogen Wright

Imogen Wright is a junior who spends most of her time procrastinating homework or spending time with her two horses. She is a member of the Dulaney Equestrian Team and enjoys playing the guitar.

Matt Walters

Matt Walters

Matt is a senior. He plays the trumpet, and Greg and Will. He loves Beyblades. He’s going to win the 2017 Beyblade world championship. He hates that double metal isn’t tournament legal, but knows that he can still compete...

Claire Vecchioni

Claire Vecchioni

Claire is a senior with the tendency to get overly excited when she spots babies in public. You can often find her studying for her AP classes, having a meltdown the day before tests, and chatting with friends.

Will Sogge

Will Sogge

Will Sogge is a senior. His number one hobby is sitting in journalism class with his pals Matt Walters and Greg Zapas. It’s his homeroom class since it’s the only place he truly feels at home.

Daniel Longest

Daniel Longest

Daniel Longest is a senior with a love for Netflix, Swedish Fish, honey mustard, and making music, although definitely not all at the same time. He is part of just about every club imaginable at school, including Theater and the...

Daniel Krugman

Daniel Krugman is a senior sports editor. He has been described as “straight out of total dad move” because of his useless knowledge of physical assertiveness we call athletics. Sports.

Grace Knotts

Grace Knotts

Grace Knotts is a senior editor-in-chief and a galaxy-loving geek who doesn’t get enough sleep, but she still manages to be excited about almost everything that happens in the course of her day. She can talk for hours on end...

Audrey Houghton

Audrey Houghton

Every morning Audrey treats herself to a bowl of Life cereal which enables peak performance and ensures her day to be jam-packed with danger and fun. She knows what she’s talking about.

Grace Hazlehurst

Grace Hazlehurst

Grace is a sophomore this year, nearly all of her electives having to do with writing. She aspires to be a veterinarian, with writing on the side. Grace is passionate about animals – she rides for the Dulaney Equestrian Team...

Meher Hans

Meher is a senior who aspires to graduate high school. In her free time, she dreams about living in a van and eats pomegranates or any other silly fruits.

Jason Fontelieu

Jason Fontelieu

Senior Jason Fontelieu is an avid review writer and stripe bearer. His interests include bread pudding, the album “Lemonade”, and ignoring college emails.

Patrick Fitzgerald

Patrick Fitzgerald

Senior Patrick Fitzgerald is a sports editor for the Griffin for the second consecutive year. For the third straight year, he is wasting 10 minutes of his life on trying and failing to think of something creative to put in his...

Brian Ellis

Brian Ellis

Brian Ellis is a sophomore who plays playing baseball and runs for the cross country team. He enjoys going on vacation with his family, hanging out with his friends and loves his dog, Chewie.

Patrick Dochat

Patrick Dochat

Patrick is a balanced junior who is involved in both Cross country, track, and music. He can eat 43 Pop-tarts in 13 seconds, his mind is an enigma and doesn’t work at the Krusty Krab.

Doria Diacogiannis

Doria Diacogiannis

Doria is a senior who is a proud Orioles fanatic and plays Peggle on her iPad as a stress reliever.  She has a new obsession with The Office, thanks to Netflix, and she tends to laugh at pretty much everything.

Hayden Cohee

Hayden Cohee

Junior Hayden Cohee is a pretty awesome guy, on the hunt for some pretty awesome times. He adores his long walks on the beach, collecting model trains and spending some quality time on his back patio with his doggy, Jumper. Be...

John Ray Cayanan

John Ray Cayanan

John Ray Timpog Cayanan is a senior who loves dogs, travelling, and making new experiences. He was born in the Philippines and is currently living the American Dream. He also enjoys playing badminton and watching the sky.

Matilde Cascella

Matilde Cascella

Matilde Cascella is a worn out senior who eats Chick-Fil-A at least twice a week and keeps telling herself that she is going to go on a health kick. Every time she tries she ends up binge eating something fried and slathered in...

Will Boellner

Will Boellner

Will Boellner is a 5’7 sophomore who plays varsity men’s soccer at Dulaney. In his free time, he loves to sit at home and listen to music or lie in bed thinking. He doesn’t watch much TV, but when he does, he loves to watch...

Randhika Aturaliya

Randhika Aturaliya

Randhika Aturaliya is a senior who has absolutely no idea what senioritis is (just kidding.) She is overly fond of electro swing, the Kennedy family, and has an addiction to coffee. You may find her procrastinating her work to...

Julie Chotivatanapong

Julie Chotivatanapong

Julie is a senior who loves to eat 24/7. In the journalism lab, you'll always be able to smell the aroma of her delicious lunches (Maria can testify to that). Whenever the editors order dinner for a long night ahead, don't be...