The Hurricane Eye

2017-2018 Staff

Connor Ardito

Staff Writer

Connor, a junior, is in his first year of writing for the Hurricane Eye. In his freetime, he likes hanging out with friends, watching basketball, and reading. He is also involved in Westhampton Junior Ambulance. He hopes to pursu...

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Dylan Douglas

Staff Wrier

Dylan is a WHBHS senior who transferred from Riverhead at the beginning of the school year. He enjoys playing lacrosse, snowboarding, hanging out with his friends, and occasionally going to a party on the weekend. His favorit...

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Kayla Guerrero

Staff Writer

Kayla, a junior, is in her first year of writing for The Hurricane Eye. Originally from William Floyd, Kayla moved to East Quogue in sixth grade. Her hobbies are reading, doing yoga, shopping, and getting involved with community service...

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Maura Pesce

Staff Writer

Maura Pesce, a junior at Westhampton Beach High School, has lived in Westhampton all her life but hopes to travel as much as possible when she's older. In her free time she loves to eat, sleep, and play volleyball. Her favorite...

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Troy Lanzetta

Staff Writer

Troy, a junior from East Quogue, is in his debut year as a writer for The Hurricane Eye. He has interests in computers and technology, and he spends the majority of his time hanging out with friends and going to work.  He is...

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Brittany Gaugler

Staff Writer

Brittany, a senior at WHBHS, is in her first year of writing for The Hurricane Eye. She moved to Westhampton Beach from Southamptonas a sophomore. She loves spending her summers in Montauk, surfing at Ditch Plains. In her spar...

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Julia Smith

Staff Writer

Julia, a sophomore from Westhampton, is in her first year writing for The Hurricane Eye. From a young age, Julia had a love for running. When given the opportunity to run competitively in high school, she immediately jumped at the...

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Graceanne Gaudiello

Staff Writer

Graceanne Gaudiello, a sophomore at WHBHS, grew up in East Quogue. She is a varsity cheerleader for both football and basketball seasons and runs varsity track in the spring. As the sophomore class secretary, Graceanne hopes to ...

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Benjamin Cooke

Staff Writer

Ben Cooke is a sophomore at WHBHS who was born in Westhampton, but grew up for some of his life in Bradenton, Florida. Ben enjoys baseball but loves all sports. Ben also loves to go camping and to play the trumpet. He has four...

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Chase Moschella


Chase, a junior at Westhampton Beach High School, has lived all around before settling in Remsenburg. He plays for the Hurricane’s Varsity tennis team and participates in the school’s H.U.G.S program. He likes going to the...

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Ally Downs

Staff Writer

Ally, a sophomore at WHBHS, enjoys hanging out with friends and finding new places to explore. As a Westhampton Beach local, Ally has lived here all her life. Knowing the best places for hanging out or going to relax on the beach...

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Madison D'Aries

Staff Writer

Madison, a junior at Westhampton Beach High School, she has always had a love for writing. Growing up in Quogue, she was able to focus on things that made her happy, whether it was playing Little League softball or performing...

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Johnny Giraldo

Staff Writer

Johnny, a junior at Westhampton Beach High School, is a first timer for the Journalism program. Born in Bogota, Colombia he came to America in when he was just 5 months old. As a kid, most of his hobbies revolved around motorcycles....

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Meghan Reilly

Staff Writer

Meghan Reilly is a junior this year at Westhampton Beach High School. An avid writer, she also loves photography and spending with time with friends. Traveling is one of her favorite things to do, and the best place she’s been...

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Paige Rignola

Staff Writer

Paige, a junior at WHBHS, has lived in Westhampton with her family since she was 2 years old and is very close with her three older brothers who all attended WHBHS.  An athlete, she plays lacrosse and winter track. Throughout th...

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Sal Donofrio

Staff Writer

Sal, a sophomore at WHBHS, attended East Moriches Elementary and Middle School. In his free time, Sal enjoys spending time with friends, family and his rescue dog Frizzbee. In school, his favorite class is AP World History II...

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Molly Brennan

Staff Writer

Molly, a sophomore at Westhampton Beach High School, is passionate about singing, acting, and everything to do with the performing arts! She consumes her time performing in a variety of plays and musicals at the WHB Performing...

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Luke Farnan

Staff Writer

Luke is a sophomore at WHBHS who lives in Westhampton. His busy summers consist of working at Rogers Beach and playing travel lacrosse for E3. On his days off, he enjoys spending time with his friends at Dolphin Lane Beach in...

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Peyton Bigora

Staff Writer

Peyton, a senior at WHBHS, is writing for The Hurricane Eye for the first time. She is passionate about writing, photography, theatre, and reading… a lot. During the summer, she spent two weeks living in New York City and stu...

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