The Eagle

2019-2020 Staff

Mike Vargas

Photographer

Hey! My name is Mike Vargas and I am excited to be the photographer for the Eagle. I’m a senior in the IB program and the ROTC program. I have a passion for photography and I love lifting, and Track & Field. I also absol...

Jack Hamby

Staff Writer

Hello, my name is Jack Hamby. I’m a sixteen year old junior and I’m very excited to write for the Eagle this year. I spend my time after school practicing martial arts and reading. My favorite sport to watch is baseball and ...

Haylieh Palma Martinez

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Haylieh Palma Martinez and I am a junior in the IB Diploma Program. Aside from working on the Newspaper, I enjoy spending time with family and friends, as well as being active within my church community! ...

Gabe Stanton

Staff Writer

Bonjour! My name is Gabe Stanton and I’m a writer for the East Meck Eagle. I’m a junior, and I’m in the IB Diploma Program and the Theatre Arts Program here at East, as well as GSA and Body Banter this year. When not at s...

CaRon Lofton

Staff Writer

Hiya! My name is CaRon Lofton, I am a Junior and a staff writer for the Eagle. I love to watch sports and movies in my spare time. I would consider myself a very laid back person and easy to approach. A wiseman named Peter Venkman o...

Kaitlyn Meehan

Staff Writer

Hi!! I’m Kaitlyn I’m a sophomore, I am very excited to be part of the newspaper this year. I am also part of Student Congress and Thespian Society. I’m passionate about politics, writing, and Capri Sun.   ...

Hart Walker

Photo Editor

Hail fellow well met! My name is Hart Walker I am a 17 yr old senior here at East Meck. I play on the East Meck tennis team and enjoy reading, being outside, and D&D. I am passionate about protecting the environment and making...

Anthony Rodriguez

Senior Staff Writer

Howdy! My name is Anthony Rodriguez, I am a staff writer for the Eagle. I am a senior in the IB diploma program. I work at Big Air Charlotte and in my free time I enjoy playing sports, especially baseball and football. “Catch...

Kate McCanna

Senior Staff Writer

G’day mates! I’m Kate McCanna, I’m a senior this year and a staff writer on the Eagle. I love theatre and I am in Women’s Chamber Choir, so I LOVE performing. I am the president of the International Thespian Society troupe at East...

Jacob Phillips

Online Editor

Howdy there friends, My name is Jacob Phillips, I am a senior and this years online editor. I love to watch sports, especially basketball and football. I also play lacrosse. I love food I’m always eating, and remember you won’...

Lucy Smithwick

Co-Editor-In-Chief

Hello! I’m Lucy Smithwick and I am one of the Co-Editors-In-Chief for the Eagle! I am a senior and a student in the IB diploma program. In my little free time, I sing with the Young Voices of the Carolinas, play tennis with...

Jack Meltsner

Co-Editor-In-Chief

Shalom! I’m Jack Meltsner, I am one of your Co-editor-in-chiefs this school year who loves all types of sports. I play for the East Meck baseball team, play rec soccer, rec basketball and enjoy watching movies, writing, and l...