The Cougar Claw

2020-2021 Staff

Jenna Jaffray

Editor-in-Chief

Hi! I’m Jenna and I’m the Editor-in-Chief for the Cougar Claw and a senior here at THS. I love to play lacrosse, read, write, watch basketball, and spend time with friends and family. I'm excited to be a part of the newspape...

Linda Trevino

News Editor

Elise Guerra

News Editor

Hi! I'm a senior and am the web editor on the cougar claw staff. I'm also a part of the TCP marching band and play the piccolo. I enjoy writing short stories and features on people who are in the shadows or don't get recognized...

Carly Beleau

Photo Editor

I'm Carly Beleau, but most people know me as @carly.rae.photos. I am the photo editor for newspaper and I'm so glad I get to be a part of it. I love photography, writing,  and anything social. I play soccer (not well though)....

Emma Parada

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Emma I am a freshman here at THS. I like to write, skate, and spend time with friends and family. Also, I like watching movies and go thrifting.

Desi Beireis

Staff Writer

Hello my name is Desi Beireis. I am in the 10th grade and am a staff writer to the THS Cougar Claw. I am in student council, I enjoy playing softball, swimming and hanging out with friends and family.

Lucas Botello

Staff Writer

Hello, my name is Lucas Botello, I am a Junior here at THS. I am apart of the TCP Marching Band, NJROTC, Cougars for a Cause, and Student Council. My hobbies are videogames, watching movies, hanging out with friends, swimming,...

Ava Bert

Staff Writer

Hi, I’m Ava and a freshman staff writer here at THS. In my free time I enjoy, singing, writing, drawing, hanging out with friends, and doing musical theater. I am very excited to start this strange year off as a journalist and...

Maria Natalia Martinez

Staff Writer

Hello, I am Natalia and I am a staff writer and a freshman at THS. I am excited to be on the newspaper staff and ready to write some stories.  My hobbies are reading, watching football with my dad, watching anything Disney, and...

Valerie Gonzalez

Staff Writer

Hi my name is Valerie and I'm from Mexico. I'm at Tomball High School this year. I'm a junior and my favorite movie is Me Before You and my favorite color is black. I'm 16 years old and I love photography. When I graduate I want t...

Lauren Olivarez

Staff Writer

Hey y’all! My name is Lauryn (my friends call me Laur!) and I’m a sophomore here at THS. This is my first year as a Cougar, and previously I was a Hurricane at Klein Cain. I took photos for the JROTC website, and I’m looking...

Yaritza Guerrero

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Yaritza and I am now part of The Cougar Claw and a junior here at THS. I enjoy watching sports as well as playing them with both friends and family. I am excited to be a part of The Cougar Claw this year cant wait...

Alize Flores

Staff Writer

Hi I'm Alize Flores, I'm in FFA, in case you didn't know. I've been in FFA for three years and this year I am getting my American FFA degree for completing 3 years of FFA. I love animals, binge watching shows, playing volleyball...

Emma Parada

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Emma, I am new staff writer for the Cougar Claw. I am a freshman at THS. I like to skate, spend time with my friends and family, and write from time to time. I am very excited to start writing for the Cougar Claw...

Natalia Martinez

Staff Writer

Hello, I am Natalia and I am a Staff Writer and a freshman at THS. I am excited to be on the newspaper staff and ready to write some stories.  My hobbies are walking the trails at Creekside, reading, watch football, and overall...

Ava Bert

Staff Writer

Hi, I’m Ava and a freshman staff writer here at THS. In my free time I enjoy, singing, writing, drawing, hanging out with friends, and doing musical theater. I am very excited to start this strange year off as a journalist and...

Cayla Stevenson

staff writer

Hi! I like reading and writing in my free time, I have 4 dogs whom I love very much. I'm one of the staff writers and I'm in 10th grade, hope you guys enjoy my stories! I love making everyone happy and smile, especially kids.

Hi! My name Jonathan Espinosa and I’m working with the Cougar Claw this year. I’m a senior here at THS. I like to chill with friends and family and play sports and I am very interested in working with the newspaper this year.

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