2018-2019 Staff

Abby Burgess

Sports Assistant

Hello. My name is Abby Burgess and this is my first year on the Bengals Purr. I am a sports assistant. I enjoy horseback riding and hanging out with my friends.

Elsa Munster

News Assistant

My name is Elsa Munster and for my junior year I've joined the Bengals Purr as a News Assistant. I'm mostly going to be writing about statistic and fact based stories.

Jazmyne Hartogh

Sports and feature assistant

Hi, my name is Jazmyne and I am a Junior. This is my first year on the Purr, and I am a sports and feature assistant.

Eli THomas


Hi my name is Eli! I write entertainment. My hobbies include playing Tennis and Bass. My favorite food is Milksteak. My hobbies include magnets. Interested in ghouls. I dislike people's knees.

Krystal Barber

News Assistant

This is my first year with the Bengal's Purr writing as a news assistant. I'm excited to see what this year has to offer and what I can bring to the table as a journalist.

Ellie Hafer

Entertainment Assistant

Hi! I'm Ellie, and this is my first year on The Bengal's Purr as an entertainment assistant. I love watching movies, collecting plants, and doing theatre with the LHS Drama Club. Go Bengals!

Skylar Raymond

Features Editor

Hey! My name is Skylar and this is my second year on The Bengals Purr as features editor and co-managing editor. I like to watch The Office and listen to Rex Orange County.

Josie Hafer

Opinion Editor

Hi, I'm Josie! This is my second year with the Bengal's Purr, and I am so excited to be this year's opinion editor as well as a co-managing editor! In my spare time I love watching Marvel movies and performing in local theatre....

Erika Schlafman

Sports Assistant

Hi I'm Erika! I like sports and Harry Styles.

Abby Bower

News Editor

Hi, I'm Abby Bower! This year will be my second year on the Bengal's Purr, and I am the news editor. I enjoy spending time with my friends, and dog, I also enjoy going to concerts.

Gracyn Richardson

Editor in Chief

Hi, my name is Gracyn Richardson I am the editor-in-chief for The Bengal's Purr for the 2018-2019 school year! I love to act and play with my dogs, and I love sauce (unlike Eli).

Mikey Vidovich

Co-Entertainment Editor

I have been part of The Bengal's Purr for two years, and I enjoy writing movie reviews.