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2015-2016 Staff

Jackson Matthews

Jackson is a senior here at Wake Forest High School, but he is new to the Forest Fire. He is the Battalion Commander of the JROTC program and was Co-Caption of the swim team.

Jack Spreen

Jack, a junior who is a new Forest Fire reporter, participates in varsity soccer.

Leslie Blalock

Leslie, a senior, is new to the Forest Fire this year. Leslie is involved in varsity tennis and soccer. She also holds leadership positions in Youth and Government as well as Project Unify.

Dylan Chain

Dylan, a senior and newcomer to the Forest Fire staff, is committed to play men's soccer at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in the fall. He is also involved in National Honor Society as well DECA.

Tyler Murray

As a junior here at Wake Forest, Tyler participates in Boy's Basketball

Colleen Michaels

Colleen, a junior and first-year newspaper member, is involved in Technical Theater as well as Dance Company.

Jules Micchia

Jules, a junior, dedicates herself to Varsity Girl's Soccer, as well as DECA and Student Youth & Government Leadership

Rachel Lyon

As a senior this year, Rachel is a member of National Honor Society, Student Government Association, as well as Spanish Honor Society.

Austin Lee

Austin, serving his first year on the Forest Fire staff, participates in DECA, also known as Distributive Education Clubs of America.

Mayla Gilliam

New to Wake Forest High School and The Forest Fire, Mayla is a sophomore involved Cross Country.

Allyson Freeman

Allyson is serving her second year on the newspaper staff. Inside school, Allyson is a member of both the Math Honor Society and the Science Honor Society.

Allison Fellenstein

Allison, a senior, is a member of the Sports Medicine Team here at Wake Forest. Allison is also involved in girl's lacrosse and Environmental Science Club.

Nick Fekaris

Nick, a junior, is a member of both the Varsity Soccer Team and the Varsity Tennis team.

Connor Cochrane

Currently taking on his last year of high school, Connor is a member of the boy's Varsity Soccer Team here at Wake Forest.

Charlie Byrd

While serving his second year on the newspaper staff, Charlie is involved in boy's lacrosse.

Samantha Bennett

As a senior, Samantha is Wake Forest High School's No. 1 golf player for the girl's team. She is committed to play golf at Limestone College on a scholarship next year.

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