The Spotlight

2018-2019 Staff

Breanna Grabowski

Freshman Breana Grabowski is a first-year staff reporter for the Spotlight. She joined the staff seeking a platform to express her love for writing and photography. Outside of school, Breana enjoys drawing and listening to music on full volume; her favorite song is “Telephone” by Lady Gaga. She spends her free time writing short stories, playing the guitar, and reflecting on music, art, and poetry. In t...

Aisha Durrani

Junior Aisha Durrani is a second-year staff reporter for the Spotlight. She is also a member of the speech and debate team and Key Club. Outside of school, Aisha’s hobbies are writing, reading the news, playing around with cameras, and watching TV. Aisha lived in Dubai prior to moving to Pennsylvania, where she has been living for the past 8 years. In the future, she plans on going to college, maki...

Quint Hansen

Senior Quint Hansen is a first-year staff reporter for the Spotlight. He is also a member of the Spirit Club and a Boy Scout, but his true passions are photography, filmmaking, writing, and exploring the world around him. Quint is also an amateur DJ, on stage or in games like Beatmania IIDX. In the future, he plans to attend college to study film and video production, explore the world around him, ...

Marc Ramson

Senior Marc Ramson is a first-year staff reporter for the Spotlight. He enjoys writing editorials and expressing his opinions on controversial topics. Marc is also a captain of the Southern Lehigh's cross country team, runs track, and is the president of FCCLA. After high school, Marc plans to major in political science at a four-year college or university.

Saskia Van’t Hof

Junior Saskia Van’t Hof is a third-year staff reporter and former features editor who is the newest editor-in-chief of the Spotlight. She is also president of Key Club, a spartan ambassador, and plays field hockey for Southern Lehigh. Outside of school, Saskia loves to read, write, play with her dog, and binge-watch Netflix. Saskia grew up in Japan until sixth grade. In the future, she plans on goi...

Kennah Salvo

Senior Kennah Salvo is the features editor and a third-year staff reporter and former news editor for the Spotlight. She is a member of the Feminist Student Union, the Southern Lehigh chapter of the National Honor Society, and WSOL.  She enjoys reading, writing, playing guitar and piano, and playing with her dogs and brothers. 

Griffin Schmoyer

Senior Griffin Schmoyer is a second-year staff reporter and social media editor for the Spotlight. He has attended Southern Lehigh since kindergarten, and his favorite subjects are History and French. He enjoys playing video games like “The Legend of Zelda” and “FIFA,” listening to music, watching anime, and reading and hearing about all kinds of sports news. Griffin wants to someday attend...

Bridgette Lang

Senior Bridgette Lang is a third-year staff reporter and former features editor, now serving as opinion and our world editor for the Spotlight. In addition, Bridgette is the president of the Feminist Student Union, co-founder of the Southern Lehigh chapter of JSA, a member of the speech and debate team, track and field team, and the National Honor Society, as well as an advisor to the board of Girl...

Quinn Schmidt

Senior Quinn Schmidt is a third-year  staff reporter and second-year entertainment editor for the Spotlight. This year he also stepped up to fill the role of sports editor, following in the footsteps of Southern Lehigh legend Townsend Colley. He loves to write, and wants to focus on sports and entertainment articles. Outside of the newsroom, Quinn is a member of the student council and Southern Le...

Sarah Jacobson

Senior Sarah Jacobson is a third-year staff reporter, former Our World editor, and current Editor-in-Chief of the Spotlight. She is also the head of social media for Feminist Student Union (FSU), co-president of the art and literary club, member of the National Honor Society, and a Girl Scout. When she’s not in school, Sarah loves reading, traveling, and hanging out with her friends. Her most uniq...

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