The Hurricane Eye

2018-2019 Staff

Connor Edmonson

Staff Writer

Connor Edmonson is a junior at Westhampton Beach High School. He was born on Long Island and has lived in Remsenburg his whole life. Connor enjoys archery and coding. He would also enjoy to get into digital art. One of his favorite...

Maryann Ryan

Staff Writer

Maryann, a sophomore, transferred from McGann-Mercy and is starting at WHBHS this year. She lived in Riverhead until moving to Westhampton last year. In her free time, she volunteers at Bide-a-wee Animal Shelter and loves to go ...

Chloe Vargas

Staff Writer

Chloe Vargas is a sophomore at WHB. Growing up in East Quogue, she had a special relationship with her three older siblings, who are all alumni of WHB. Her free time consists of spending time with friends and dancing. Chloe love...

Mary Koltzan

Staff Writer

Mary, a sophomore at WHBHS, lives in East Quogue with her parents, two siblings and two dogs. She spends her summers going to K Road beach with her friends and working at Oakland’s restaurant. Mary, always looking to have fu...

Abby Kilroy

Staff Writer

Abby Kilroy is a junior at WHB. She has lived in East Moriches her whole life with her parents, two younger brothers and cat. During the school year, she is a part of the girls' winter and spring track teams as she likes to sta...

Carley Cunneen

Staff Writer

Carley, a junior at WHB, has lived in Westhampton her whole life. Her summers consist of relaxing at Rogers Beach and working at Shock Kids and Starr Boggs. During the school year, Carley runs winter and spring track and plays pian...

Ella Donneson

Staff Writer

Ella Donneson is a sophomore at WHB and has lived in Westhampton her whole life. Living by the ocean, she enjoys spending her summers at the beach—especially Jetty 4—hanging with her friends and traveling the world. This s...

Halle Dixon

Staff Writer

Halle, a junior at WHB, has lived in Center Moriches since she was 5 years old. She has one older sister who attends college and one younger sister who currently goes to East Moriches Middle School. Halle loves to travel and to se...

Taylor Hertwig

Staff Writer

Taylor Hertwig, a sophomore at WHB, lives in East Quogue. She moved there from Hampton Bays during her freshman year. She originally attended Our Lady of the Hamptons Regional Catholic School from preschool to 8th grade. In her ...

Carly Traynor

Staff Writier

Carly is a junior at WHB and lives in Remsenburg. She runs for the winter and spring track teams. Carly likes to spend her summers waitressing at at La Ronde Beach Club and traveling the world. This summer, she visited Alaska...

Julia Seifert

Staff Writer

Julia is a junior at WHBHS and lives in East Moriches. She joined the cheerleading team during her sophomore year and has enjoyed it ever since. In her free time, Julia likes to spend time with friends, listen to music and dr...

Julianna Eisenzapf

Staff Writer

Julianna, a junior at WHB, is a first-time writer for The Hurricane Eye. From East Moriches, she is a two-time varsity cheerleader. Having 3 younger siblings and a yorkie named Gino, Julianna spends a lot of time staying home w...

Patricia Gilvary

Staff Writer

Patricia is a sophomore at WHBHS. Hailing from East Quogue, she lives with her parents as well as her two younger sisters, who are attending the middle school and high school this year. Writing, painting, and visiting her home...

Dahanara Jojoa

Staff Writer

Dahanara, mostly known as DJ, is a sophomore at WHBHS. She prefers to be called DJ because it is more easier than her full name. Born in Hampton Bays, DJ moved often until she finally setting in East Quogue. She is a book nerd,...

Bella Tobin

Staff Writer

Bella Tobin, a junior at WHBHS, is a first-time writer for The Hurricane Eye. Before moving to Westhampton Beach at the age of 9, Bella grew up in Miami Beach where still spends a lot of her time. During the summer, she works at ...

Josh Cunniff

Staff Writer

Josh Cunniff , a junior from East Moriches, is a first-time writer for The Hurricane Eye. After finishing middle school, he decided to attend WHBHS. Josh, being the only boy and middle child of his family, is really close to his ...

Caroline Henke

Staff Writer

Caroline, a sophomore at WHBHS, was born in Hampton Bays. She went to Catholic school Our Lady of the Hamptons until four years ago, when she moved to East Quogue and began attending WHB. Caroline loves the beach, and will do an...

Maureen Duffy

Staff Writer

Maureen Duffy, a sophomore at WHBHS, has lived in East Quogue since her first birthday. She plays varsity lacrosse, cross country and winter track. Since 7th grade, Maureen has been playing on the varsity lacrosse team, and since...

Chris Daleo

Staff Writer

Chris is a junior at WHB, and this is his first year writing for The Hurricane Eye. He lives in Westhampton Beach with his brother as well as his three other siblings, who have already graduated from WHBHS. In the summer, Chris ...

Paige Mignone

Staff Writer

Paige, a junior at WHBHS, has lived in Westhampton her entire life. She loves to surf, do hot yoga and hang out with her friends. Over the summer, she worked at La Ronde Beach Club as a camp counselor. Her favorite surf spot is Jetty...

Taylor Mathews

Staff Writer

Taylor, a sophomore at WHB, lives in East Moriches with her mother, father, and grandmother. She grew up on the water and enjoys every second near it. During the summer, she enjoys going fishing, boating and hanging out with he...

Jake Mecca

Staff Writer

Jake is a sophomore at WHB. He has been playing organized sports since he was three years old, and is still a three season athlete. Currently, he plays football, lacrosse and runs winter track. Jake is one of the captains on ...

Nicolas Pataridze

Staff Writer

Nicolas Pataridze, a sophomore at WHBHS, has lived in Westhampton his whole life. He has been training all summer for the start of wrestling, and when he's not training he’s either working at Goldberg’s or hanging out at ...

Lucas DeVerna

Staff Writer

Lucas is a sophomore at WHB. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, he moved to Westhampton Beach when he was five years old. His favorite thing to do is play baseball, and he is a catcher and outfielder for his travel team, the Easter...

Marley Merrihew

Staff Writer

Marley, a junior from East Quogue, has been looking forward to being a writer for the Hurricane Eye since she met Mrs. Mett. Recently, she moved to East Moriches with her mother and stepfather and is still trying to acclimate ...

Gabrielle Johnson

Staff Writer

Gabrielle, a sophomore at WHBHS, was born and raised in East Quogue. She has two older sisters who are both WHBHS alumni. Always active, Gabby is on the varsity soccer team as well as the spring track team. In her spare time, ...

Liv Jayne

Staff Writer

Olivia, a sophomore at WHBHS, is writing for The Hurricane Eye for the first time. During the summer, Liv works at Quogue Beach Club and goes to the beach often. She was born and raised in Westhampton with her younger brother, w...

Meghan Reilly

Student Editor

Meghan Reilly is a senior this year at WHB. Set on becoming a photojournalist for The New York Times, she chose to take Journalism again to further sharpen her writing and photography skills. Additionally, Meghan attended the Gree...

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