The Student News Site of Prospect High School

ProspectorNow

The Student News Site of Prospect High School

ProspectorNow

The Student News Site of Prospect High School

ProspectorNow

2022-2023 Staff

Kevin Lynch
Editor-in-Chief

Kevin Lynch

Hi, I'm Kevin and I'm a senior. This is my third year on staff, and I'm one of the editors-in-chief of the Prospector, where I mostly focus on writing print stories. Outside of journalism I run XC and Track, and my favorite events...

Ella Mitchell
Editor-in-Chief

Ella Mitchell

Oy! I’m Ella, and I'm a senior. This is my second year on the Knight Media staff, this year as one of the editors-in-chief. Print is where my passions lie, especially within the column and feature writing realms. Outside of...

Emma Letzig
Online Editor-in-Chief

Emma Letzig

Hi there! I'm Emma and I'm a senior. This is my third year on staff at Knight Media; I enjoy creating broadcast stories for Knight TV and updating our website and social media accounts. Outside of Knight Media, I am on the cross...

Juliet Aquino
KnightTV Executive Producer

Juliet Aquino

Hey! I'm Juliet and I'm a senior. This is my third year on the KnightMedia staff and my second year as an Executive Producer of KnightTV. Outside of journalism, I am involved in theater and speech and prospect because I love performing!...

Kaylie Pasternak
Managing Editor

Kaylie Pasternak

Hey! My name is Kaylie Pasternak also known as KayP. I am a senior and I have been in KnightMedia for 3 years. I love creating podcasts! At Prospect I am involved in Service Club and Ultimate Frisbee Club. I sewed my own prom...

Alyssa Degan
Executive Visuals Editor

Alyssa Degan

I am Alyssa Degan and I am a senior. This is my second year on the KnightMedia staff. I enjoy taking pictures at many sports events for photo albums and creating broadcasts for KnightTV. At Prospect, I am also involved in soccer,...

Bella Brouilette
Executive Visuals Editor

Bella Brouilette

I’m a senior and this is my second year on staff. I’m the Co-Exec Visuals Editor so I oversee all the art that goes in the paper and online. I also help organize the Knights for Consent club at prospect. After high school...

Amanda Feinberg
Copy Editor

Amanda Feinberg

Hi! I’m Amanda and I’m a sophomore. This is my first year on the Knight Media staff as a copy editor, and my favorite print stories to produce are features and columns. Besides journalism, I participate in cross country and...

Zach Moreth
Copy Editor

Zach Moreth

Hi guys! My name is Zach Moreth and I’m a senior here at Prospect. This is my third year on staff at KnightMedia. I play baseball and ultimate frisbee which has helped spark my love for sports writing. Watching sports is also...

PJ OGrady
Copy Editor

PJ O’Grady

Hi I’m PJ O’Grady, and I am a junior. This is my second year on staff for Knight Media. I enjoy writing sports stories, as well as any opinion or in-depth stories that interest me. I have also done a small amount of announcing...

Katherine Lytle
KnightTV Associate Producer

Katherine Lytle

Luis Hernandez
KnightVoices Associate Producer and KTV Live Executive Producer

Luis Hernandez

Hola, bienvenidos!!! My name is Luis Hernandez and I am a Senior. This is my second year on Knight Media staff and my 4th year as part of the live broadcasting program. My role in knight media is basically planning all of the...

Dean Carlson
Executive Online Editor

Dean Carlson

Hi! I'm Dean Carlson and I’m a junior. I am currently in my second year on staff and first year managing the website. I really enjoy making articles for the Prospector and, time-to-time, I like to do broadcast stories for KnightTV....

Abby Damasky
Social Media Director

Abby Damasky

Hi! I’m Abby Damasky and I am a sophomore. This is my first year in KnightMedia and I am loving it! Besides journalism I play club and high school volleyball. I love producing broadcast sports stories. If I could eat anythi...

Sienna DeMonte
Executive Features Editor

Sienna DeMonte

Hey hey! I’m Sienna Demonte and I’m a sophomore. This is my first year on Knight Media staff; I write for the print newspaper as the executive features editor. Outside of KnightMedia I play lacrosse for Prospect and True Lacrosse,...

Claire Wynkoop
Executive Sports Editor

Claire Wynkoop

I’m Claire and I’m a sophomore. This is my first year on staff and I like writing sports and entertainment stories for both the website and the paper. Outside of Knight Media, I also participate in swim, speech, tech crew,...

Mollie Kearns
Executive News Editor

Mollie Kearns

Hey y’all! I’m Mollie Kearns and I’m a junior. This is my first year on staff and I’m the Executive News Editor for the Prospector, as well as one of the 2 editors-in-chief for the Crest Yearbook. My favorite kind of stories...

Matthew Niemczyk
KnightTV News/Features Director

Matthew Niemczyk

Hi! I’m Matthew Niemczyk and I’m a senior. This is my third year on staff at KnightMedia. I create sports broadcast stories for KnightTV. I am on the varsity soccer team at Prospect. I love to watch sports. I am huge FC Barcelona...

Tito Gavin
KnightTV Sports Director

Tito Gavin

Hey! my name is Tito from Tito on The Street. I am a senior and this is my second year on staff. I directed sports broadcast stories. I enjoy going to the gym, watching sports, and hanging with my friends.

Ben Walczak
KTV Live Associate Producer

Ben Walczak

My name is Ben, I am a junior and this is my first year on the Knight Media staff. In school, I produce live broadcast for KTV, swim for the swim and dive team, and play goalie for the waterpolo team. Outside of school I enjoy...

Amelia Maslowski
Features Reporter

Amelia Maslowski

Hi!! My name's Amelia and I'm a sophomore. This is my first year on staff as a features reporter. I swim and play lacrosse for Prospect, and I love the beach.

Justin Peabody
Features Reporter

Justin Peabody

Hi everyone! I’m Justin Peabody and I am a junior. This is my first year on the Knight Media staff, and I enjoy producing news and feature stories the most. Outside of journalism, I am on the Track and Field team. For all the...

Billy Buelow
Sports Reporter

Billy Buelow

Hi, I'm Billy Buelow and I'm a senior. This is my first year on staff at KnightMedia. I help make sports broadcast stories for KnightTV. I play soccer for Prospect, and love to watch sports.

Louie Caldrone
Sports Reporter

Louie Caldrone

Hello, I’m Louie and I am a sophomore. This is my first year on the Knight Media staff. I like to make podcasts generally about sports but can go to more in depth stories if needed. Outside of KnightMedia, I play basketball...

Elijah Clesen
Sports Reporter

Elijah Clesen

Hi I am Elijah. I am a senior and this is my first year on staff. I play waterpolo at Prospect. Outside of school i enjoy reading and listening to music.

Dylan Heber
Sports Reporter

Dylan Heber

Hi! My name is Dylan Heber and I'm a sophomore. This is my first year on staff and I like writing some stories but I really like podcasts, especially the one I co-host: Prospect Sports Weekly. Outside of the program, I play football...

Henry Kauke
Sports Reporter

Henry Kauke

Peter Nicoll
Sports Reporter

Peter Nicoll

My name is Peter Nicoll and I am a junior at Prospect. This is my first year with KnightMedia as a sports reporter. I like to make sports stories and podcasts. I play lacrosse for Prospect. ...

Nick Doherty
Colmnist

Nick Doherty

Hi my name is Nick and I am a senior this year! This is my first year on KnightMedia staff and I am a columnist. At prospect I am also apart of Service club and I'm also a huge Illinois basketball fan! I-L-L!