2018-2019 Staff

Megan Davis

Editor

Megan Davis is a junior at JPII who took online media because she enjoys writing. She lives in Pleasant View and attended Sycamore Middle before going to JPII. When not writing or stressing over unrealistic goals she sets for ...

Lindsey Lavender

Editor

Lindsey Lavender is one of our editors. She is a junior at JPII. Outside of school, she enjoys playing softball, going to concerts, and being with her friends. She took Onlie Media because she greatly respects Mr. Patton, and...

Nolan Patton

Video Editor

Nolan, a current sophomore at JPII, is starting his first year in Online Media. He was born near New Orleans in 2003, and moved to Nashville when he was 4. Nolan likes to film and edit videos, as well as write articles every once...

Mia Roettger

Editor

Mia Roettger is a junior at JPII. With music and art being some of her favorite pastimes, Mia plans to focus on reviewing a wide variety of musical genres to increase interest in unknown artists. In addition to writing, she pla...

Jack Julow

Writer

Jack Julow is a junior at Pope John Paul II and is a news anchor on KnightsTV. When Jack is not asking his teachers for extensions, you can see him in the Online Media class working hard on the next big project and bringing t...

Paul Buckett

Writer

Paul is a senior at JPII who has played football, soccer, basketball, and track for the school and plans on studying product design and advertising at University of Illinois next year. He is six feet and one inch of near perfe...

Matthew Carroll

Writer

Matthew Carroll was born in Nashville, Tennessee, in 2001. He’s lived here his whole life, and he hasn’t thought twice about moving. Matthew is in his senior year at Pope John Paul II High School, and this is his first year writ...

Dallas Darden

Writer

Dallas Darden is a senior at JPII, and this is his first year writing for the Herald on the Hill. He is 17 years old and is originally from Detroit, Michigan. He plays football and lacrosse. He is a decent student, and he is ...

Trey Dorsey

Writer

Trey Dorsey is going into his senior year at JPII, and this is his second year as a member of Online Media. He is still playing football for the Knights. He wants to go to college for engineering, mainly in aerospace. He would a...

Larkin Kruthoffer

Writer

Larkin Kruthoffer is a senior at JPII. He is a new writer for the Herald on the Hill. During his free time, he likes to watch sports and workout. Larkin is an athlete at JPII. He plays football, and his positions are tight end...

Eric Newman

Writer

Eric Newman is a senior at Pope John Paul II High School. Eric is a three sport athlete, playing hockey, lacrosse, and football. One of his major hobbies is playing hockey, but he is also a big gamer. Eric is not originally f...

Ben Nixon

Writer

Ben Nixon is a senior at JPII High School. He plays football, basketball, and track. Ben is a captain of the football team. He is also the quarterback. Ben has started in football and basketball since he was a junior. He is 17...

Chase Petty

Writer

Chase Petty is currently enrolled as a senior at Pope John Paul II High School. He plays football, is number 61, and was selected captain by his teammates for the 2018 season. He also has achieved the  “Knight of Armor” acc...

Cody Phillips

Writer

Cody Phillips is a senior at JPII, and he is entering his first year of writing for the Herald. Cody is a huge sports fanatic, and he follows them the most that he can. His favorite teams consist of Manchester United, Nashville...

Keaton Thornton

Writer

Keaton Barrett was born on September 5th, 1999. He is a senior at Pope John Paul II, entering his first year as a writer for the Herald. He is number 51 on the football team and plays DE and LT under head coach Justin Geising...

Armin Charkhkar

Writer

Armin Charkhkar is currently a junior at JPII, and he is a part of the online media class. Armin initially developed interest from fellow classmate Charlie Singleton last year, who told Armin he should join and work with Charl...

Chris Geist

Writer, Video Editor

Chris Geist is a junior at JPII, and it's his second year in the Herald on the Hill. He was born in Nashville and is stuck in the middle of a full family of an older brother, an older sister, a younger sister, and a younger b...

Christina Lamberg

Writer

Christina is a currently a junior at Pope John Paul II. She took online media because she wants to pursue a career in the marketing business, and this class would help. Christina enjoys hanging out with friends, listening to ...

Collin Cox

Writer

Collin Cox is a sophomore at JPII and is a new writer for Herald on the Hill. Collin was born February 10, 2003. Collin wears number 52 and plays offensive tackle and defensive line for the football team. Collin keeps up with foot...

Ethan McLaughlin

Writer

Ethan McLaughlin is a sophomore at Pope John Paul High School. He plays football and basketball. He plays quarterback in football and point guard in basketball. Ethan’s favorite school subjects are math and English. In his fr...