The Jetstream Journal

2016-2017 Staff

Jonathan Flat

Shalom le'kulam, my name is Jonathan Flat and I am the Managing Editor for this outstanding school newspaper. As a 16-year-old in the 12th grade, I'll always be the youngster of my peers. Being a National AP Scholar and a 4-y...

Robert Corl

My name is Robert Corl and I am a Senior at Air Academy High School. I have been on Air Academy's Speech and Debate team for four years now and have competed at both state and national levels. I love everything political and I...

Whitney Moran

Whitney Moran here. If I was asked to describe myself in less than 5 minutes, to say I would have a challenge would be a stretch. I am a Varsity lacrosse captain, with a passion for my team and the sport I love. I am social media...

Jake Werner

Hi, my name is Jake Werner and this is my staff profile. I am a Copy Editor, the Fun Facts editor, and the editor of the Jetcast and this is my second year with the Jetstream Journal. Now, you are probably wondering why I joined...

Katlyn Blacksten

Hello! My name is Katlyn Blacksten, or "Kat" to those who know me. The girls Varsity Basketball team is to blame for that because when I first tried out, there was already a girl named Kaitlin on the team, so my name was changed...

Calvin Yocum

I am Calvin Yocum. I am the expert of all poll related operations at the Jetstream Journal. I'm currently in my senior year, and I play basketball and soccer. My hobbies include playing the guitar, golfing, playing tennis, spike...

Bethany Diaz

Howdy ho neighborinos, Bethany Diaz here. I am a senior at Air Academy High School. I'm in marching band and I play the trumpet. I have 6 dogs, 1 cat, and step-siblings. I enjoy listening to music, playing music, and drawing, ...

Ryn Wayman

Keeping it off the chizzain its Ryn, I love acapella singing and chilling at my house. Extremely vain and better than everyone.

Jessica Cox

Hello, my name is Jessie Starr Cox (Yes, that is actually my name. You can thank my parents for that one). I'm Senior Copy Editor and Head Chef here at the Jetstream Journal. My hobbies include hiking, laughing, smiling, hugging...

Avery Rodny

My name is Avery and I am a sophomore. I moved here from Florida five years ago, and the mountains are definitely my "happy place." I love working on my Chaco tan, hiking with my rescue dog, Bella, hanging with children from Africa,...

Nicole Anderson

Hello everybody. My name is Nicole Anderson and I am a sophomore this year at Air Academy. I am notorious for singing horribly (and way too loudly) to great songs with my favorite people. All you really need to know about me is tha...

Amber Musselman

It's Amber Musselman! I'm a sophomore, Jetstream Journal writer, swimmer, and dog lover. Colorado is my favorite place because mountains are dope; I like them quite a bit, but not as much as I like my dog. If you get to know me...

Joseph Cordaro

Did you know you burn 150 calories an hour by banging your head against a wall? Hi I'm Joe Cordaro, you may refer to me as Joe the Shmo or Average Joe. This is my first year at the Jet Stream Journal. My position is Student Life...

Morgan Gatlin

Hi guys, I'm Morgan and I am a junior at Air Academy. I will be the Junior Student Life editor this year. I am a fruit fanatic and have an obsession with acai bowls. If I could have one everyday for breakfast, lunch, and dinner,...

Lilliana Hamilton

Hey! My name is Lilliana and I am a junior at Air Academy High School. I am the Senior Sports Editor and this is my second year writing for the Jetstream Journal. I am on the cross country and track team, but I hate running. I...

Maria Mettler

Hi, my name is Maria, and I am the Junior Sports Editor of The Jetstream Journal. I am a senior at Air Academy High School and I run on the cross country and track team. Running is awesome once you get past the leg cramps, de...

Carter Rodny

Hey there! The names Carter Rodny but you may refer to me as little man if you'd like.  Here at the Jetstream, I am co-creator of the Humor Column.  I am currently attending Air Academy for my Junior year.  I love a little...

Ryan Self

What's up? My name is Ryan Self, and I live in southern Colorado. I am a junior here at Air Academy High, and I'm the co-creator of the humor column "Half-Wit Humor" in the Jetstream Journal. I enjoy soccer, basketball, climbing,...

Cole Pearne

Oh hey! My name is Cole P., and I am a junior at Air Academy. I work hard and have a passion for writing. Also, I am considered a bit of a legend around here due to my history as a starter on the C-Squad Air Academy Soccer Team. But...

Luke Negley

Hello my name is Luke Negley and I love the outdoors as well as cold showers and hot cups of tea. Five words that would describe me are adventurous, caring, charming, helpful, and vivacious. I have one brother and his name is...

Kennedy Jamieson

Hello! My name is Kennedy Jamieson and I am Senior here at Air Academy. I mainly play Lacrosse for the school but I dabble in Field Hockey, Basketball, and Ping Pong. As I am from the (719) and I have spent time in Hawaii, it...

Ashlie Steel

Salutations! My name is Ashlie Steel and I am the Lifestyle Columnist for the Jet Stream Journal. I am a senior, so this is my first and last year participating in the newspaper, but I am ecstatic to be joining the team. When I ...

Megan Reynolds

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose. By any other name would smell as sweet.” I will start my introduction not with my name but with who I am as a person, for that says so much more. I advocate for the smaller ...

Lauren Berg-Perlow

Hello, my name is Lauren Berg-Perlow. I am a sophomore, and I manage the Instagram account for The Jetstream Journal, @jetstreamjournal. I play lacrosse, fence, and sail- which I love the most. I am one of the goalies for the...

Reagan Brenenstuhl

Hi, I'm Reagan, and I'm a sophomore this year and the Head Photography Editor. I play lacrosse and swim here at Air Academy. When I'm not playing lacrosse (which isn't very often), I enjoy hanging out with my friends and hammocking. A...

Anna Cloonan

Hi, I am Anna Cloonan. I am currently a sophomore here at AAHS. I am a Junior Photography Editor for the Jetstream Journal. I moved to Colorado Springs about 5 years ago; I am originally from Indiana. I swim and play lacrosse...

Kate Danis

Hello! My name's Kate, I am currently a sophomore and I’ll be the Junior Photo Editor for the Jetstream Journal. I have lived in Colorado my whole life and am absolutely in love with the state. I have a passion for the mountains...

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