The Pony Express

2017-2018 Staff

Olivia Dyer

Staff Writer

Olivia Dyer is in 11th grade and attends Gaither High School. She is in the marching band and she enjoys writing. She has performed at Carnegie Hall with the Wind Ensemble band.

Rachel Slay

Staff Writer

Rachel Slay is a sophomore at Gaither. She is involved in many extracurriculars such as: Volleyball, Flag Football, SHOWCASE, Gospel Choir Club, Barbershop Harmony Club.  Outside of school, Rachel is very involved at church and ...

Amanda Hase

Staff Writer

Amanda Hase was born in Tampa, Florida. She is currently a junior at Gaither High. Amanda is involved in many clubs and enjoys her extracurricular activities. Her main goal this school year is to influence and inform the studen...

Yacob Reyes

Staff Writer

Yacob Reyes was born and raised in Tampa, Florida and is currently a junior here at Gaither. He is beyond excited to be a staff member at The Pony Express and wishes to pursue multiple journalistic ventures throughout his years a...

Marlena Carrillo

Managing Editor

Marlena is starting her second year with the Pony Express. She's super excited to write for everyone and looks forward to a wonderful school year.

Danielle Cotton

Staff Writer

Danielle Cotton is a senior  at Gaither High and lives in the Northdale area with her parents and two dogs. Danielle’s hobbies are bowling, reading, writing, watching TV and listening to music. She is active in her Jewish Youth...

Sabrina Maxey

Staff Writer

Sabrina is a sophomore this year. Outside of school, She enjoys playing with her dog Midnight and going kayaking in Weeki Wachee. She has traveled to Italy, Croatia and Greece and loves all food from around the world....

Leigh Dittman

Editor in Chief

Leigh Dittman was born and raised in Tampa, Florida. She is in her senior year at GHS and is very active in school activities. This is her third year on the Pony Express staff and is looking forward to working with this year’s s...

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