Eye of the Tiger

HUMANS OF RHS: Junior Linda Kropsu

April 11, 2016


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Junior foreign exchange student Linda Kropsu left her home in Finland to attend Roseville High School for the past eight months. She has learned about both herself and American culture after adjusting to being away from home. She plans to travel back to the the U.S. next year and for the rest of her...

Gene Domek’s legacy in continual bloom

April 11, 2016


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  BY MONIQUE REA [email protected]  Blossoming flowers prompt student, staff reflection Former biology teacher Gene Domek planted bulbs around campus during his time at Roseville High School. As his flowers bloom every year, students and teachers reflect upon Domek’s lasting campus legac...

Junior Skyler Routon pursues digital mastery

March 14, 2016


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Tech, gaming passions open doors By AMY ADAMSON [email protected] Junior Skyler Routon pursues an interest in technology, including video gaming and computer development that leads to new opportunities. Skyler got his first video game console, a Gameboy, when he was six years old. “I ...

Purvines seeks cookbook culprit

March 14, 2016


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  BY CLAIRE OERTLY [email protected] Physics teacher Mike Purvines, has a so-called “cookbook culprit” on his hands. He has been receiving an anonymous cookbook once a day in his personal box in the office for the past few weeks. He and his sophomore chemistry student Jack Ro...

HORHS: Bus driver Stuart Bailey

March 14, 2016


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Bus driver Stuart Bailey drives route eight, transporting students to and from school each day. Born in Alaska, he moved to Santa Cruz in 1987 where he soon met his wife. Work drove him up the coast of California and eventually to Roseville. He tries his best to balance personal, family and his work....

Senior brings Muay Thai career to close

March 14, 2016


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BY ELEANOR MARBELLA [email protected] Senior Micah Saludares has been boxing and competing in Muay Thai during his time at Roseville High School. However, as his graduation from RHS draws closer, his boxing competitions are coming to an end. “My dad wanted me to do it just for exercise, ...

Gene Domek’s legacy in continual bloom

March 14, 2016


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Blossoming flowers prompt student, staff reflection BY MONIQUE REA [email protected] Former biology teacher Gene Domek planted bulbs around campus during his time at Roseville High School. As his flowers bloom every year, students and teachers reflect upon Domek’s lasting campus legacy wh...

Senior inspires full inclusion

February 22, 2016


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BY MONIQUE REA [email protected] Senior Dani Coulter’s involvement throughout her years at Roseville High School has given her the opportunity to make several friendships, specifically with this year’s graduating class. As a child, Dani had selective mutism, an anxiety disorder chara...

Cortes mixes camaraderie and authority

February 22, 2016


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BY AMY ADAMSON [email protected] Youth Resource Officer Carlos Cortes will be relocated from his position at Roseville High School after completing his five-year assignment, connecting with and helping students across campus. “I really like working with the teens, and with Roseville...

Junior’s charisma shines in circus

February 22, 2016


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BY CLAIRE OERTLY [email protected] Roseville High School junior Joshua Ireland has become a part of the Swan Brothers Circus, alongside his co-host Andy Swan, acting as a clown. The two take on the personas of “Zippy” (Swan) and “Low Tops” (Joshua), the members of the two-man Sw...

School rivalry reignites in “THE GAME 2K16”

February 22, 2016


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BY NATE NGUYEN [email protected] Six Roseville High School sophomores are currently in a basketball rivalry with six Woodcreek High School sophomores, competing for bragging rights in a pickup game known as “THE GAME 2K16”. The rivalry began when RHS sophomore Jamie Bateman got in a di...

ROP fires up alum career

February 22, 2016


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BY VICTORIA WILKINSON [email protected] Former Roseville High School student Joe Mailey is currently training to become a firefighter after being inspired while taking a CTE class (formerly known as ROP) class involving the concepts of fire science/firefighting. Joe is now at the fire aca...