About The Mycenaean

Established in 1993, The Mycenaean is the official newspaper of Leesville Road High School. Our paper is dedicated to releasing engaging and reliable news about LRHS and the Raleigh area. If you're a Leesville student keep an eye out for our semiannual print edition.

Sanaa Blila

Staff Writer

My name is Sanaa, I love fashion and I dance ballet at Carolina Dance Center.

Banks Blizzard

Staff Writer

I am a sophomore that runs track and field and XC. I like being on the water at the beach. I also like driving boats.

Cameron Broer

Staff Writer

I am a sophomore and play soccer at Leesville. I’m excited to be part of the newspaper staff.

Abby Crawford

Staff Writer

I'm Abby and I like fashion, music, reading, and nature. Fun fact I own over 20 plants.

Clara Davis

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Clara. I'm a co-founder of Leesville's Earth & Sustainability Club and a Varsity member of the Track & Field team.

Noah Derucher

Staff Writer

Hey, I'm Noah and I am a staff writer on The Mycenean. I participate in Executive Council and I am on the autism spectrum which is useful for retaining information about my special interest, politics.

Davis Dutton

Staff Writer

I am a Sophomore and I play lacrosse at Leesville. One of my hobbies is wakeboarding and I am excited to be a part of LRHS newspaper!

Elena Faddoul

Junior Editor

Hi! My name is Elena Faddoul and I am a staff writer at The Mycenaean. In my free time, I like to read and spend time with family and friends.

Valentina Fernandez

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Valentina Fernandez! I'm a sophomore here at LRHS.I love traveling, being with friends, and Halloween.

Patrick Fleming

Staff Writer

Hey my name is Patrick and I'm a junior. I love music and hot summer weather.

Blase Harriss

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Blase. I like playing video games and running in my free time, and I have two cats.

Olivia Heaney

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Olivia Heaney, I am a senior, and this is my first semester as a staff writer 🙂 I will be attending App State in the Fall.

Sohail Jumma

Staff Writer

Hey my name is sohail, I love to play video games and travel the world.

Marco Kempinski

Staff Writer

Hello! My name is Marco Kempinski. I am excited to be part of the LRHS newspaper for the year 2022 & 2023. I enjoy constantly expanding my knowledge and experience.

Kellyn Krause

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Kellyn Krause and I'm a senior. I lifeguard and am a swim coach and I really like sharks.

Kira Lamm

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Kira. I am a senior and I am also a tripet!

Alexis Mast

Senior Editor, Social Media Editor

Hi! I'm Alexis Mast, but I answer to Lex as well. I'm a year round and high school swimmer whose been in Newspaper class since sophomore year. I write about anything, everything, and trending Leesville news.

Kaelyn McCann

Junior Editor

Hi, I'm Kaelyn McCann and I'm a Junior Editor. This is my second year as a part the Leesville Newspaper. I am on the Varsity cheer team

Sami Mcgaughey

Staff Writer

Hey! I’m Sami I’m a junior at leesville, I love dogs and writing.

Andrew Miller

Staff Writer

Hi, I am Andrew Miller and I am a sophomore this year. I am the best writer taking this class, so always come to me for the best stories.

Yasmeen Said

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Yasmeen and I'm so excited and grateful that I am able to contribute to the Mycenaean:) I love being able to bring news and relevant information to help you be more aware of things that happen at Leesville!!

Jack Short

Staff Writer

I play wide receiver here at Leesville. I love writing and talking about sports!

Meonna Sloan

Staff Writer

Hey I am Meonna Sloan and I am a sophomore at Leesville Road High School.

Viv Straniero

Senior Editor, Video Editor

Hey! I'm Viv. I am president of the club Pride Players, as well as a member of NHS, FCA, and SNAC Club. I also play on the Varsity Softball team. You will probably see me around school or at sporting events with my camera!

Ben Taylor

Staff Writer

Hi am Ben, I am a Staff writer here at the Mycenaean. I'm a member of Model UN, and a therapy dog handler.

Lauren Taylor

Senior Editor, Website Editor

Hey I'm Lauren! I'm president of Book Club, and a member of NHS and SNHS. I'm also a Girl Scout, and I'm currently working on my Gold Award.

Dayna Wilkerson

Senior Editor, Editor in Chief

Hey guys! My name is Dayna, and I am the Editor-in-Chief of the Mycenaean this school year. I love reading, cooking/baking, and hanging out with my friends and family!

Maddy Winick

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Maddy and I am a staff writer for the Mycenaean. I love to travel, watch sunsets, and listen to music.

Kayla Wozniak

Staff Writer

Im Kayla Wozniak, a staff writer for the newspaper. I love playing sports and having fun!