The Blue Streak

  • February 16Grease, Auditorium; 7 - 10 pm

  • February 16Boys Swimming State Championship Finals, Capitol Federal Natatorium; 10:30 am

  • February 16V Wrestling @ Regional Tournament, Garden City HS; 9 am

  • February 16Powerlifting Meet @ Horton; 9 am - 2 pm

  • February 16Artathon Art Lock In, G464; 9 am - 5 pm

2018-2019 Staff

Emily Burris

Online Editor

Hi! I’m Emily Burris and I am a senior at Washburn Rural High School. This is my third year on the newspaper staff. I am the Online Editor and write for the newspaper staff.  In my free time, I coach and play softball for t...

Danielle Pancoast

Print Editor

Hey I'm Danielle. I’m a senior and this is my third year on the newspaper staff. I write, take pictures, and design pages for the paper. I am involved in powerlifting and track for the school and am a manager for football a...

Jordyn Seamans

Page Design/Photographer

This is my second year on the Blue Streak staff. I am a junior this year, and I like to take photos. On the newspaper staff I will be a photographer and a page designer. I have lived in Topeka all my life. I have one brother, Co...

Major Copeland

Page Design/Photographer/Writer

I’m Major Copeland, and  I am a writer on the Newspaper Staff.  I love writing and photography. In my free time, if I’m not writing, I’m taking pictures or watching Netflix. My favorite class is English. I love to rea...

Bri Wilson

Page Design/Writer

Hey! I’m Bri Wilson and this will be my second year on the newspaper staff. In my free time, I play soccer with my club team. I really love dogs and have a goldendoodle named Morgan. I also have a wonderful rescue cat named Sn...

Laney Frydendall

Photographer

Hey, I'm Laney! I'm a junior and this is my first year in Newspaper. I am a photographer for the Blue Streak. In my free time I enjoy taking pictures and spending time with friends and family. My favorite thing to eat is ice cream...

Jenna Love

Photographer

My name is Jenna Love I am a senior at WRHS this is my first year on newspaper and I am a photographer. In my free time I'm usually taking photos or reading novels.

Alex Woods

Photographer

Hey, my name is Alex Woods, and this is my second year on the newspaper staff. Here at the high school, I’m involved in both Newspaper and Yearbook as a photographer. Outside of school, I play hockey for the Kansas City Jets...

Marta Johnston

Writer

My name is Marta Johnston and I am a sophomore. This is the first year that I am a part of the newspaper staff. My favorite subject in school is English because both reading and writing are things that I highly enjoy doing. It...

Emily Hoopes

Writer

Hey! I’m Emily Hoopes and this is my first year as a writer on the Newspaper Staff. Currently I am a Junior at WRHS where I participate on the softball team and marching band. When I’m not at school and I have free time, I ...

Lauren Miller

Writer

I’m Lauren Miller, a junior at Washburn Rural, and this is my first year on the Blue Streak staff. I love to read, write, and spend time with my family. In the future, I hope to pursue a career in writing, particularly in edi...

Gwen Clark

Writer/Photographer

Hey! I’m Gwen. I am currently a sophomore and this is my first year on the newspaper staff. I love writing and photography.  At WRHS I am involved in orchestra and tennis. In my free time, I love to travel, practice tennis...

Sidney Koch

Writer/Photographer

Hi, I’m Sidney. This is my first year on the newspaper staff. I am both a writer and a photographer. In my free time, I love reading cheesy romance books, but also love reading psychological thrillers and horror, anything to get my ...

Kayla Anguiano

Page Design

Hi, my name is Kayla Anguiano, and this is my first year on the newspaper staff. I am currently a senior at WRHS. I participate on the school softball team. When softball isn’t in season you can catch me at football or basketb...

Claire McDougal

Page Design / Photographer

Hey! My name is Claire McDougal and this is my first year being on the newspaper staff. I take pictures and design pages for the newspaper. I am currently a sophomore and this is my first year at Washburn Rural. In my free t...

Brittney Wilson

Ads Manager

Hello, my name is Brittney Wilson and this is my third  year on the newspaper staff. I am an avid listener and I love hearing people’s stories. I enjoy writing, reading and joking around with friends. I love mountains, big ...

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