The Booster Redux

2018-2019 Staff

Nicole Konopelko


This is Nicole's third-and-a-half year on the staff of The Booster Redux. She invests her soul into both this newspaper, and website. She has a passion for writing and multimedia storytelling, and takes pride in the work the staff...

Matthew Moore

Managing Editor

Matthew is a sophomore at PHS and he is managing editor for the Booster Redux. He is also involved in yearbook, student council, and football. He is patriotic and supports law enforcement. He enjoys shooting whenever he gets the...

McKenna Hodges

Online Editor

McKenna is a sophomore and this is her first year on the Booster Redux staff and her second year in the journalism program. She's an online editor along side Natalie Talent. Outside of newspaper, she is involved in yearbook and...

Natalie Talent

Online Editor

 Natalie Talent is a sophomore at Pittsburg High School. This is her second year in student publications, but first year in newspaper. She is an online co-editor. She enjoys writing and hopes to be able to express it through...

Maddy Robison

Social Media Manager/Reporter

Maddy is an editor for the Booster Redux social media. She loves writing, taking pictures, Dr. Pepper and the color green. She plays clarinet, saxophone and ukulele. She is a fan of indie music and all musical theater. 

Joseph Lee

Print Editor

 This is Joseph's second year on the Booster staff as a sophomore. His roles on the publication include editing the print product and reporting. Outside of the publication, he is involved in Band, Debate, Tennis, FCA, HOSA,...

Amanda Bourbina

Visual Content Editor

Amanda Bourbina is a Visual Content Editor for The Booster Redux. She's been on staff for three years and it has by far been one of her favorite activities. She also loves photography, vocal music and roller skating! Fun fact:...

Elle Burgess

Visual Content Editor

Sophomore Elle Burgess is on her second year of being a designer for the newspaper and her first year of being Visual Content Editor. She's also treasurer of Equality Club, a member of Student Council and a member of Get Busy...

Morgan Noe

Photo Editor

Senior Morgan Noe has been a photographer for four years, on yearbook staff for three years and on the newspaper staff for one year. Morgan has traveled to two national conventions and three summer workshops. Morgan is also involved...

Aubrey Bolinger

Photo Editor

Senior Aubrey Bolinger is a four-year photographer. She is currently a photo editor of The Booster Redux and in her first year on Newspaper and Yearbook staff. She's also involved in National Honors Society, Equality Club, Science...

Jorge Leyva


Jorge is an illustrator for The Booster Redux. This is his first year and final year on the newspaper staff. Outside of newspaper, he is involved in Art Club and Equality Club. He currently works at El Caballo de Oro. He loves...

Katie Painter


Katie Painter is a part of the Booster Redux staff. She really enjoys English, writing and doing creative things, which is a large part of what is done in newspaper. She is also heavily involved in theatre and music. Which definitely...

Cassidy Bayliss


Cassidy absolutely loves being on newspaper staff. She really enjoys shopping, cooking and baking. Her favorite thing to bake has to be macarons, especially red velvet. She also really enjoys watching movies, and she buys at least...

Vincent Norman


Vincent is a senior this year and this is his second year writing on the newspaper staff. He is also a first year photographer. He has competed in forensics and debate all through high school. Outside of school he enjoys playing...

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