The student news site of La Salle Catholic College Preparatory.

The La Salle Falconer

The student news site of La Salle Catholic College Preparatory.

The La Salle Falconer

The student news site of La Salle Catholic College Preparatory.

The La Salle Falconer

2019-2020 Fall Staff

Kiran Vogt

Kiran Vogt

Kiran is a sophomore at La Salle. She is on the varsity tennis team. Outside of school she enjoys hanging out with friends, shopping, skiing, and traveling.

Andrew Clair

Andrew Clair

Andrew was born in Chandler, Arizona, but has lived near Portland nearly his whole life. He loves the temperate weather in Oregon, and often takes walks to clear his mind. This is partly why he has hiked around 900 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail. Moreover, he values accomplishing tasks that might not be enjoyable, but build character.    Other than thru-hiking, Andrew enjoys writing, ...

Avery Eldon

Avery Eldon

Avery is a senior at La Salle. In addition to serving as the club moderator for the Menstrual Advocacy Club, she is a part of the Service, Mental Health Awareness, Students Against Sexual Abuse, and Equity Alliance clubs. She is also a student ambassador. When she isn’t working, she is hanging out with friends, thrift shopping, or listening to music.

Mia Skoro

Mia Skoro

Mia is a sophomore at La Salle. She is on the varsity girls basketball team. In her free time, she likes to hang out with her friends and family.

Brooklyn Chillemi

Brooklyn Chillemi

Senior Brooklyn Chillemi moved to Oregon from Colorado about five years ago, and loves the rainy weather and vibrant greenery here. For the majority of her life thus far, she was heavily invested in theatre more than anything else (yes, theatre is spelled with an re, not er, sorry AP Stylebook) — but at the beginning of her sophomore year, she signed up for Journalism instead of Advanced Actin...

Isaac Brown

Isaac Brown

Isaac Brown is a senior this year and after spending all four years at La Salle, he is excited to finish off high school strong. He has lived in SE Portland his entire life and really enjoys the culture and lifestyle of the city. He appreciates the wide variety of activities that the Pacific Northwest offers. He participates in the La Salle theater department with his involvement in the spri...

Mary Loeb

Mary Loeb

Senior Mary Loeb has spent five semesters in journalism. Outside of her interest in writing and reporting, she is part of La Salle’s swim team and Service Club.  Mary also works as a math tutor at Mathnasium Learning Center, helping younger students to grasp topics in algebra and numerical fluency.  On Friday nights, you can find Mary volunteering at Rahab’s Sisters Women’s Shelter in SE Portland....

Brooke Heth

Brooke Heth

Brooke is a junior at La Salle. She is a student ambassador at La Salle. In her free time, she enjoys reading, writing, listening to music, spending time with her friends, and swimming and biking when the weather is appropriate. She has a French Bulldog named Champ.

Matthew Jayne

Matthew Jayne

Matthew is a junior at La Salle. He is on the football team. Outside of school he enjoys playing basketball and going to movies.

Cameron Thornburg

Cameron Thornburg

Cameron is a senior at La Salle. She is heavily involved with theatre and choir, and enjoys writing inside and outside of school. During the summer she is a camp counselor at Camp Howard.

Luke Thompson

Luke Thompson

Luke is a junior at La Salle. He deeply invested in dramatic productions and the theater. In his free time, he enjoys hanging out with friends and procrastinating.

Addi Wedin

Addi Wedin

Addi is a junior at La Salle. She is on the girls varsity basketball team. Outside of school, she loves listening to music, hanging out with friends, thrifting, and working out. She has a dog named Frankie, and a cat named Beans.

Hailey Reeves

Hailey Reeves

Hailey is a senior at La Salle. She has a chinchilla named Tutter and a hamster named Peach. In her free time, she enjoys riding horses and spending time with friends.

Brennan Kelly

Brennan Kelly

Brennan is a sophomore at La Salle. She is on the JV soccer team. Outside of school she likes spending time with friends, shopping, and traveling.

Murphy Schuster

Murphy Schuster

Murphy is currently a sophomore. He runs Cross Country, and is a student moderator for the Surf Club. In his free time he likes to read, and his favorite book is Harry Potter.

Ava Whalon

Ava Whalon

Ava is a sophomore at La Salle. She is heavily involved in the theatre and music departments and is a student ambassador. In her free time she enjoys listening to a wide variety of music, spending time with friends, and working towards making the world a better place.

Mia Kritzer

Mia Kritzer

Mia is a junior at La Salle. She volunteers for the Oregon Youthline and is the founder of the Students Against Sexual Abuse Club. She participates in student council, Service Club, and tennis. She is also a student ambassador. In her free time, she enjoys working out and going to concerts.

Julia Tran

Julia Tran

Julia is a senior at La Salle. She is the Alto Section Leader in the La Salle choir, enjoys shopping at Target, hanging out with friends, exploring local Portland cafés, and playing with her dog, May.

Maddie Khaw

Maddie Khaw

Maddie is a senior at La Salle. She plays on the varsity soccer team and loves to read and write. She also likes to travel, hang out with friends and family, listen to music, and spend time with her dog, Stella.

Kendall Whiteside

Kendall Whiteside

Kendall is a junior at La Salle. She plays soccer on the girls varsity team and for the Eastside soccer club. She is also a manager for the football team. In her free time, she likes to listen to music, travel, and hang out with her friends.

Mallory Middendorff

Mallory Middendorff

Mallory is a senior at La Salle. She enjoys participating in Spirit Club and Volunteer Club. In her free time, Mallory enjoys hanging out with friends, road tripping to the beach, and working at her part-time job.

Maya Smith

Maya Smith

Maya is a senior at La Salle. She is on the varsity tennis team. Outside of school, she loves listening to music, hanging out with friends and family, and trying new foods. She also has two pets: a dog named Lily and a cat named The Puff.  

Olivia Galbraith

Olivia Galbraith

Olivia is a senior at La Salle. She is a co-captain of the dance team, and also dances at Pacific Dance Academy. In her free time, she loves to go thrifting, make jewelry, and play with her golden retriever named Buddy. 

Reilly Smith

Reilly Smith

Reilly is a senior at La Salle. He is a student ambassador and an Eagle Scout. In his free time he enjoys hanging out with friends, going to Noodles & Company, and photography. He also has a dog named Lily and a cat named The Puff.

Carlie Weigel

Carlie Weigel

Carlie is a senior at La Salle. She is the Vice President on Executive Council and a member of the National Honor Society. Outside of school, she loves thrift shopping, spending time with friends, and playing the guitar. She is also vegan.

Dakota Canzano

Dakota Canzano

Dakota is a senior at La Salle. She is the Executive President and is heavily involved in many aspects of student life. Outside of school, she enjoys thrifting, video editing, singing, watching movies, and adventuring.

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