The Prep

2018-2019 Staff

Claire Finley


Hi! My name is Claire Finley and I’m editor-in-chief of The Prep. I’ve been writing for the newspaper for 4 years, and I like to cover Arts and Entertainment and happenings at Loyola. Besides writing articles and fixing t...

Eva Vitanovec

Current Events Editor

Hello! I am Eva Vitanovec, the Current Events editor for The Prep, and a senior here at Loyola. I have been a member of the newspaper for the past two years, and I love researching and writing about anything political, in addit...

Alejandra De Leon

Arts & Entertainment Editor

Hi all! My name is Alejandra, and I am the Arts & Entertainment Editor. This is my second year on The Prep and I am always excited to cover something new. I am involved in various extracurriculars, the boys volleyball manager,...

Brady Reichert

Sports Editor

Hi, my name is Brady Reichert and I am a senior, and I am entering my second year as the Sports editor for The Prep. I have been editing and writing articles for The Prep for 4 years, and outside of school I play Varsity Soccer....

Priscilla Banuelos


Priscilla Bañuelos is a senior at Loyola Academy and this is her first year being a part of The Prep. Being able to voice her opinions for faculty and students to hear is very exciting. Besides The Prep Priscilla has been a part o...

Gianna Lapasso


Hi! My name is Gianna Lapasso, I’m a junior, and this is my first year writing for The Prep. I’m mainly interested in reporting on Sports and School News.

Marin Susanto


I am a junior, and I have been writing about current events since freshman year. Other than The Prep, I am involved in Science Olympiad, Certamen, Track & Field, and Math Modeling Club. In my own time, I have found enjoymen...

Ellie Halleron


Hey! I’m Ellie Halleron and I’m a senior. I’ve been writing articles for the paper since my freshman year. I love writing about current events, especially anything political going on in the US. As a sophomore, I created...

Jack Garrigus


I'm a sophomore at Loyola, and this is my first year writing for The Prep. I also run cross country and play basketball at LA. Outside of sports, I am a Model UN participant. When I'm not busy at Loyola, I enjoy playing fantasy ...

Lily Scott


I’m Lily Scott and a current sophomore. I enjoy writing, drawing, and singing. I also enjoy listening to music. I’m always down to binge watch a show, so if you’ve got recommendations, let me know. I also love Mexican and...

Sophia Dempsey


Hey! My name is Sophia, and I’m a junior! Besides writing for The Prep, I am an avid member of Loyola’s classics club serving as co-president. I am also vice president of both photography club and philosophy club, as well ...

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