The Crown

Kelly Cronin

August 30, 2018


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My name is Kelly Cronin. I am going into my junior year. In my last two years at Marian, I have taken part in student council as recording secretary, girls volleyball team, and manager for the baseball team. I enjoy meeting new people and having conversations about anything. My favorite things are my...

Amber Gorbel

August 30, 2018


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Hi! i'm Amber Gorbel. As some people may forget, my last name rhymes with doorbell. I am a junior here at Marian and I am very excited to start my first year as being part of the newspaper and yearbook. I've been part of Band as an underclassman and enjoyed playing flute in McHenry County Honors band,...

Jordyn Balduf

August 30, 2018


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Hey, I’m Jordyn Balduf. This is my first year in Publications. I like to play beach volleyball in the summer at North Avenue Beach in my free time. My family and friends are very important to me. Most of my time goes towards the people closest to me. I’m excited to expand on my writing this year....

Emily Richie

August 30, 2018


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Hi, my name is Emily Richie, and I'll be a sophomore at Marian this year. I'm so excited to be apart of the Marian Central Publications class this year. This is my first time taking the class and can't wait to start writing and taking pictures! I'm apart of Key club and Pro-life club. I also enjoy playing...

Ava Palminteri

August 30, 2018


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Hello peeps! My name is Ava Palminteri and I am currently a sophomore at Marian. This is my first year in publications class. Though I am nervous, I love writing and I am looking forward to this year! Outside of publications, I am a member of Friends of Rachel and Club Med. I enjoy math and science very...

Conor Drafz

August 30, 2018


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Hi, my name is Conor Drafz. I am currently in my Sophomore year at Marian Central and I am very excited to be a part of the yearbook, as well as newspaper. This is my first year doing Publications. My main interests lie in television, film, writing, and photography. The latter interests are why I am...

Ryan Borchardt

August 30, 2018


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Hello! My name is Ryan Borchardt, and I am going to be a sophomore this year. This is my first year doing the publications class at Marian, and I am extremely excited. I do Bass Fishing and MUN. In my free time, I like to fish, hang out with family and friends, watch TV, and sleep. I also like to attend...

Molly Fitzgerald

August 30, 2018


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Hi, my name is Molly Fitzgerald. I am going to be a sophomore and this is my first year in publications. I am going to play Basketball, Softball, and run Cross Country. I am really excited for this year and whats to come!

Carly Hoover

August 30, 2018


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Hi, my name Carly Hoover and I am a Junior at Marian. I love to play Basketball and Tennis, though I tried to play Soccer for the first time last year and it was interesting... Anyways, I am also involved in Madrigals here at Marian and I play violin too! I have very curly hair so it can be hard to "tame...

Anna Podborny

August 30, 2018


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Hello, I'm Anna Podborny. I'm a senior this year at Marian. I participate in Madrigals and Theatre Club, which allow me to connect with my passions of singing and acting. I also enjoy writing and am currently working on a novel, which I hope to have published sometime during my college career. When I'm...

The Final Ride

The Final Ride

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer and Photographer

August 24, 2018


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When the sun goes down, and it starts to get cold, the lights turn on. The sandy beach days are over, and the leaves start to blow in as we get ready for the fall, but most importantly, the football season. The Hurricanes are back this year kicking off their first game of the year Friday night agai...

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