2016-2017 Staff

Leobardo Garcia


My name is Leobardo Gracian and I'm 16 years old. I'm typically very shy when I first meet people but once I get to know them I open up more. I like music and I play the trombone in band. I'm not extremely athletic but I do enj...

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Krysta Young


Hey Round Up! I’m Krysta Young and I’m a junior here at McAllen Memorial High School, this is my first year of doing newspaper but I'm extremely excited for what this year has in hold for me! When I’m not at school I’m ...

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Stephany Saldivar


Howdy! I’m Stephany Saldivar, senior in Memorial High and newest member of The Round-Up! Training to becoming a national competitor for HOSA and Vet Tech. Proud pharmacy tech student and aspiring veterinarian. I love doing volu...

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Noah Godinez


Hi, I'm Noah Godinez! I'm a Senior and this is my first year in Newspaper. I am the Cartoonist this year so all comics will be brought to you by yours truly. When I'm not in Newspaper I play on the Varsity football team. I am...

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Denise Pedraza


Hello there! My name is Denise Pedraza and this year I have the opportunity to be a part of the amiable and outgoing newspaper staff. I'm a sophomore and this is my first year in newspaper. I found my love for writing last year...

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Meredith Garcia


My name is Meredith Garcia and I'm a junior. This is my first year as part of the newspaper staff and I'm really looking forward to this year. I play volleyball and soccer and I really love being active and hanging...

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Zoe Cade


Hello! My name is Zoe Cade and I will be a part of your 2016-2017 newspaper staff. This is my first year in newspaper and I'm so exited to be sharing my writing with you all! I am an athletic trainer and I'm in soccer, but writing...

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Delia Salinas


Hi! I hope that you are having a wonderful day and thanks for stopping by. My name is Delia Salinas and I'm the Editor-in-Chief for 2016-2017. I'm so excited for this year and for all the good things this year might bring. This...

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Jacob Young

Sports Editor

Hello, I'm Jacob Young. I'll try not to bore you. I am the Sports Editor here and obviously I obsess over sports. (To be honest, I think sports is what keeps me alive.) I hope that this year is great and my stories will be of...

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Sam Alvarado


Hi, I'm Sam and I have been given the amazing privilege to be this year's Co-Editor! This will be my second year in newspaper, and it is such a blessing to be a part of this wonderful organization. While I'm not aggressively...

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