2017-2018 Staff

Trevor Mulqueen

Sports Beat Writer

Trevor Mulqueen is a returning staffer of The Gauntlet, the only current staff member to remain on our team for all four years. Mulqueen, as the Sports Beat Writer, is the primary contributor to our Sports news and statistics. Trevor's...

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Astrid Culp


Astrid Culp is a new member of The Gauntlet for the 2017-2018 school year. As a Columnist for the Blog section, she presents the musicians, artists, movies, Instagram profiles, and more she thinks the school ought to know abo...

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Chris Pennewill

Video Journalist

Senior, Chris Pennewill is a volunteer member of The Gauntlet staff. He helps Jake and Bryce with the creation of their weekly series, the George and Hank show. Chris is dedicated to creating publishable and humorous videos f...

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Fisher Lindsey

Director of Visual/Creative Media

Fisher Lindsey is a returning Junior at SSES and a new staff member of The Gauntlet for the 2017-2018 school year. As the Director of Visual/Creative Media, his primary responsibility is website design, although he manages other ta...

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Samson Yang


Samson is a senior at Saint Stephen's Episcopal School. He retired from the Journalism team a couple years ago, but now he is back to write some more! He likes to lift (very light) weights. He likes trends and modern news. Samson...

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Ryan Thompson

Staff Writer

Senior Ryan Thompson is in his fourth year as a Saint Stephen's Falcon. This is his first year as a member of the Gauntlet staff where he is currently a contributing writer. This year his articles will focus on topics within the...

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Jake "Hank" Ross

Video Journalist

Senior Jake Ross is a very diligent worker, earning him the nickname of the "busy bee" through his years at Saint Stephen's. Although it's his first and final year being on the Gauntlet, he acts as the muscle pushing the team...

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Zoey Block

Director of Social Media

Junior, Zoey Block is in her first year on the Gauntlet staff. While also being Co-Editor of the yearbook, she manages to be a vital member of the staff. She enjoys writing about a plethora of different topics within the Falcon...

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Nicholas Mattheys

Staff Writer

Nick is a 10th grade Saint Stephen's student and a new addition to the Journalism staff. Nick is a contributing writer to The Gauntlet and he loves to write stories about student community issues. Nick hopes that students will sta...

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Jacob Whorf

Staff Writer

Jacob is a 10th-grade SSES Student. This is his first year on the Gauntlet, and is a contributing writer. He looks forward to reporting school news and events, while also informing the student populous. He's looking forward to...

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Bryce "George" Gay

Video Journalist

Bryce Gay is a hardworking and motivated student at Saint Stephen's Episcopal School. He has extreme knowledge in the crafts of digital firmware, commonly known as editing programs. His biggest life desires are peaceful walks...

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Max Manning

Co-Editor in Chief

Senior Max Manning is Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Gauntlet and currently in his second year on staff. As Co-Editor-in-Chief, Manning is responsible for leading the staff, editing and publishing stories, and helping the site maintain...

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Kassandra Haakman

Co-Editor in Chief

Sophomore Kassandra Haakman is in her second year working on the Gauntlet. As Co-Editor in Chief, she hopes to write about a wide range of topics that are of interest to everyone. Outside of school, Kassandra likes writing, science...

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