2020-2021 Staff

Trixie Rodriguez

Editor in Chief

This is Trixie Rodriguez's 4th year with The Phoenix.

Leann Bast

Editor in Chief

Leann Bast is a senior on The Phoenix staff as one of the Editors-in-Chief. She loves reading, making art, and bullet journaling. After Fremont she hopes to get into a good college and work towards her future. ...

Quinten Seghers

Managing Editor

Quinten Seghers is a junior and Managing Editor for The Phoenix. He loves to swim, read and obsessively collect stuffed animals. Besides making Instagram posts for The Phoenix, Quinten hopes to eventually become a great journ...

Jay Ghate

Copy Editor

Jay Ghate is a senior on The Phoenix Newspaper as a Copy Editor. He loves to read, watch classical movies, and bake. He hopes to use his history degree in a meaningful way.

Caitlyn Chan

Copy Editor

Caitlyn Chan is a sophomore and a Copy Editor for The Phoenix. She likes to read and ice skate in her free time, as well as travel.

Anoushka Samant

News Editor

Isaac Tiscareno

News Editor

Isaac Tiscareno is a sophomore and a New section editor for The Phoenix, he loves to run, read and likes to learn about military history. Isaac likes to write and edit and hopes we can work together optimize the Phoenix to the...

Audrey Hambrick

A&E Editor

Audrey Hambrick is a senior Arts & Entertainment co-editor for The Phoenix. She enjoys writing short stories whenever she doesn’t have crippling writer’s block. When she isn’t wasting her time, Audrey enjoys making min...

Natalie Wolff

A&E Editor

Junior Natalie Wolff is an Arts & Entertainment editor for The Phoenix. She loves to read and write, paint and sing songs from musicals that are way out of her vocal range. She is also looking forward to having a great year as ...

Nivi Khatana

Centerspread Editor

Nivi Khatana is a sophomore and Special Feature editor for The Phoenix. When she is not procrastinating or dealing with the consequences of her severe procrastination, she loves to watch movies, paint or fall into a self-induced ...

Shira Agmon

Centerspread Editor

Shira Agmon is a senior and Special Feature editor for The Phoenix. When she is not watching Glee, she likes to read and hang out with friends from a distance.  

Jael Ramirez

Opinion Editor

Jael Ramirez is a sophomore opinion editor for The Phoenix. You can typically find her in her room having a life crisis every 20 minutes while listening to Lorde or at her cousin’s house. In her free time she enjoys baking, t...

Maddy Garcia

Opinion Editor

Emily Wilson

Sports Editor

Junior Emily Wilson is one half of the sports editor dynamic duo for The Phoenix. She is emotionally dependent on NBA basketball and she throughly enjoys writing for the sports section. When Emily is not writing an essay for ...

Kiana Thelma Devera

Sports Editor

Junior Kiana Thelma (KT) Devera is one half of the sports editor dynamic duo for the FHS Phoenix. When she is not spending her time constantly worrying about the sports section, she is hanging out with her cousins and discoveri...

JJ Hernandez

Online Editor

JJ Hernandez is a senior at Fremont High School and is the Online Editor for The Phoenix. He loves video games, youtube and writing. 

Sara Chow

Online Editor

Sara Chow is a sophomore Online Editor for The Phoenix. In her free time, she loves watching movies, reading, drawing and thrifting. She has a guinea pig who she adores named Cinnamon.

Madelyn Nguyen

Staff Writer

Madelyn Nguyen is a sophomore and staff writer for The Phoenix. In her rare free time she loves to bake, hike, drink boba and listen to music. Ninety nine percent of the time she is listening to One Direction....

Ysbrandt Seghers

Staff Writer

Ysbrandt Seghers is a freshman and a staff writer for The Phoenix. He loves to watch and play football.

Charles Chang

Staff Writer

Charles Chang is a sophomore on The Phoenix newspaper as a staff writer. In his spare time he freewrites odd and weird tales and reads manga. (Most manga are better than their anime counterpart). Most of his time is spent on those...

Jissel Alvarez

Staff Writer

Jissel Alvarez is a junior and a staff writer for The Phoenix. During her free time she enjoys being outdoors and enjoying fresh air. Over the course of this year she hopes to improve her writing skills as she enjoys writing. ...

Abby Callahan

Staff Writer

Abigail (Abby) Callahan is a freshman and a staff writer for The Phoenix. She likes to listen to music and watch Netflix. Abby wants to travel across Europe in the future. 

Emilie Bridges

Staff Writer

Emilie Bridges is a junior staff writer for The Phoenix. She enjoys drawing dragons and sometimes people, watching Netflix, some shows are Legends of Korra, Kipo and the age of wonderbeasts, Carmen Sandiego and some animes. S...

Raagni Krishna

Staff Writer

Raagni Krishna Devaki is a freshman and a staff writer for The Phoenix. She loves to do photography and has a passion for reading. She likes to bake and cook. [she's not very good]

Trisha Sharma

Staff Writer

Trisha Sharma is a junior and a staff writer for The Phoenix. She is very passionate about the sport of Track and Field and loves to read, write and play the guitar. She hopes to improve her writing throughout her time as a s...

Miyako Grundler

Staff Writer

Miyako Grundler is a freshman and a staff writer for The Phoenix. She has a lizard and enjoys video games. She one day hopes to become a vet or a journalist.

Ramita Setty

Staff Writer

Ramita Setty is a sophomore staff writer for The Phoenix. She enjoys reading, writing, movies and YouTube videos. In her spare time, she is normally annoyed by her younger brother....

Arda Tuncturk

Staff Writer

Arda Tuncturk is a sophomore and a staff writer for The Phoenix. In his free time, he likes to watch movies and play sports.

Sophie Wang

Staff Writer

Sophie Wang is a freshman and a staff writer for The Phoenix. She loves to listen to kpop music, read fanfiction and binge watch anime.

Yashvi Rawat

Phoenix Creative Editor

Junior Yashvi Rawat is the Creative editor for The Phoenix. In her free time she loves reading, going on hikes, and talking about One Direction to anyone who will listen. This is her second year in year in journalism and her firs...

Parnia Ayoubi

Staff Writer

Parnia Ayoubi is a junior and a staff writer for The Phoenix. She loves to play softball, spend time outdoors and paint. She hopes to travel after she completes her studies and spend her future in California. ...

Enrique Alfaro

Staff Writer

Enrique Alfaro is a junior and a Staff Writer for The Phoenix. He loves to play video games, play sports and watch sports. Enrique hopes to play professional soccer in the future. 

Scott Sauter

Staff Writer

Scott Sauter is a junior and staff writer for The Phoenix. He loves to read and play his instrument, and also loves playing video games such as Shadowrun: Dragonfall, Dark Souls 3, and Destiny 2....

Jedric Rosales

Staff Writer

Senior Jedric Rosales is a staff writer for The Phoenix. He is also a singer, a blog writer for the Rosalian Spirit, and an herbalist. In his spare time, you can typically find him enjoying walks through church courtyards, cozied ...

Heather Chow

Staff Writer

Heather Chow is a junior and staff writer for The Phoenix. In her free time, she loves to eat out, go for long night drives, reading, writing and be on the computer and very passionate about cars. Heather loves to travel to D...

Natalie Behrens

Staff Writer

Natalie Behrens is a freshman and a staff writer for The Phoenix. She loves to play soccer, bake and travel. She hopes to go to college and study criminal psychology one day.

Maximillian Palli

Staff Writer

Max Palli is a junior Staff Writer for The Phoenix. He has a passion for all things science and has been blowing things up (insisting it's harmless) since he was 5. In his spare time he mostly plays video and card games like Ma...

Philip Prager

Staff Writer

Philip Prager Urbina is a freshman and a Staff Writer for The Phoenix. He likes to do experiments on his computer and to read. He hopes to become a better writer throughout the year.

Nina Behrens

Staff Writer

Nina Behrens is a freshman and a staff writer for The Phoenix. She loves to explore the world around her, meet new people, shop, and play soccer. After attending Fremont, she hopes to go to college in SoCal. ...

Steven Bhirdo

Photo Editor

Steven Bhirdo is a senior journalism student. He is the photo editor for the newspaper as well as a writer. He enjoys playing video games with his friends. He runs for fun as well as on teams. He also likes cooking meals. He wa...

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