Marin Murray


Hi, my name is Marin Murray, and I am a senior this year. This is my fourth year being on the newspaper staff, and my second year as editor-in-chief! I am also a part of the varsity cross country, soccer, and track teams and am a student representative for FCA. I have gone to state for journalism for the past two years and hope to pursue a career in journalism after high school!

Barrett Roberson

Broadcast director

 My name is Barrett Roberson, and this is my second year on the newspaper staff! I am going into my second year of theatre and my first year as theatre president. I love sports and am a huge Cowboys fan (this is our year)! I plan on majoring in journalism at ACU and becoming a sports broadcaster or getting a job in sports media.

Stasia Dotson

Senior Staffer

 Hi, I’m Stasia, and I write for The Battery. I also play for the softball team. I can’t wait for how the year goes!

David Kirvin

Senior Staffer

 Hi, my name is David Kirvin, and I’m a senior this year. I’m in cross country and track and also on the newspaper staff. It’s my first year on the team and really excited for this upcoming year. Go Eagles.

Kaitlyn Skinner

Senior Staffer

Hi my name is Kaitlyn, and I am a part of The Battery broadcast team. I love being on the team. Although I’m a senior, I know that we are going to have so much fun this year. Go Eagles!

Kurt alphin

Senior Staffer

 Hi! I’m Kurt, and I’m a senior at Abilene High. I can wait to meet everyone here and learn their stories! Go Eagles!


Teresa Lopez

Junior Staffer

Hi! I’m Teresa! This is my first year on newspaper, and I can’t wait for this year to experience being on staff. I LOVE helping people and looking towards maybe teaching and just doing stuff with human services. I’m in AV production at the LIFT and want to get into creative shooting and photography.

Willoe Phillips

Sophomore Staffer

Hi, my name is Willoe, and this is my first year of being on newspaper. I am really proud of being on newspaper and yearbook. I give my all in everything I do and I will always make sure I put my school work first. I love writing and interviewing people as I get an inside view of the people of our school. I look forward to writing stories for everyone to read. 

Vivian Dyer

Sophomore Staffer

 Hi! My name is Vivian Dyer. I’m a sophomore, and I am so excited for this to be my first year on newspaper! I am also in my second year of being on the AHS Drumline for the Eagle Band. Music and writing are both strong passions of mine, along with being a devoted soccer fan. I hope to pursue a career of making people happy by writing music.

Leilani Valero

Sophomore Staffer

Hi! My name is Leilani Valero, and I’m a sophomore this year. This is my first year doing AHS Battery and I love it so far! I love being around friends and family. I play soccer, softball, and run on the side, and I hope one of these will take me to college! I want to be a neonatal nurse when I get older, because I love babies and taking care of people.

Fernando Angeles

Sophomore Staffer

Hello, I’m new to The Battery. I hope to bring you the school news with quality and speed.

Joey Villareal 

Sophomore Staffer

 Hi, I’m Joey, and I’m a sophomore! This is my first year of newspaper and i’m already loving it. I’m in color guard, and I’m also a staffer on yearbook. I’m hoping to major in film, and I love watching movies and hanging our with my fiends. 

Rehema Hamimu

Sophomore Staffer

 Hi, my name is Rehema, and I’m a sophomore this year. This is my first year in newspaper, and I’m also in yearbook. I’m so excited to interview y’all this year.