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Matthew Chesnutt is a senior at Park View High School. At Park View, Chesnutt was a varsity baseball starter for two years and also competes on the varsity swim team. Outside of sports, Chesnutt is the PVHS SCA President and is also apart of the Patriot Marching Band and Theatre Department. Chesnutt has a passion for sports and journalism and hopes to continue that passion of his in the future.
- Marya DeVaultStaff Writer
Marya DeVault is a senior at Tuscarora High School. She is a managing editor of the Tuscarora yearbook and is a member of the Spanish National Honor Society. Outside of school, Marya loves to spend time with friends and watch all types of sports, especially UNC Tar Heel basketball.
- Mike FerraraPhoto Editor
Michael Ferrara is a sports videographer with years of experience covering high school athletics in Loudoun County. A lifelong baseball fan, Michael was the manager of the Heritage High School varsity baseball team in 2009, 2010 and 2011. During his senior year at Heritage, Michael was the videographer for the varsity football team. On top of his athletic extracurriculars, Michael attended Monroe Tech where he studied videography and photography. After graduating from Heritage, Michael attended NVCC to study multimedia design.
LoCoSports co-founder Kyle Gotimer is a student at Old Dominion University. Prior to attending ODU, Kyle graduated from Heritage High School in Leesburg where he was a member of the varsity baseball team and president of the Varsity Club.
LoCoSports founder Owen Gotimer is a graduate of the esteemed S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University — where he graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Broadcast and Digital Journalism. Following his studies at Newhouse, Owen attended the University of Westminster in London, England where he graduated with highest distinction with a Master of Arts in Social Media, Culture and Society. Owen has an extensive communications background, including time at the Discovery Channel and the Syracuse Chiefs. But the highlight of his young career was the creation, launch, and expansion of LoCoSports – a hyperlocal news site covering high school athletics in Loudoun County, Va.
Prior to attending Syracuse, Owen graduated from Heritage High School in Leesburg where he was class president and captain of the baseball team.
Derrick Jerry is a Web and Multimedia Developer with the FAA in Warrenton. Derrick enjoys wildlife, portrait, and sports photography in which he started out shooting as his passion. You can see Derrick's work at ewophotographyva.zenfolio.com.
Lorallye Partlow is a senior at Woodgrove High School in Purcellville. When she is not behind the lens, Lorallye is keeping stats, cheering on her favorite teams and participating in church and Girl Scout activities. This year Lorallye will also be joining Woodgrove High School’s newspaper team as a photographer for the Woodgrove Outlander. Lorallye strives to capture those fleeting moments and tell a story with each photo she takes.
- Nolan PottsSchedule Manager
- Neha RajeevProducer
Neha Rajeev is a junior at John Champe High School and the Academy of Science in South Riding. She’s also the activities coordinator for the Loudoun Academies Model United Nations Club and is the Director of Outreach at Robotics for Youth. In her free time, Neha enjoys watching The Office, hanging out with her friends, and playing guitar.
- Sarah RamboyongStaff Photographer
Sarah Ramboyong is a senior at Freedom High School in South Riding. She is a member of the cross country team, swim team, and is the head manager and photographer for both boys varsity and JV soccer. Outside of school, Sarah enjoys eating ice cream and watching Tech beat UVA. Go Hokies!
- Rodney ScottStaff Photographer
Rodney Scott is a NOVA photographer living in Round Hill, Virginia. Rodney started shooting with Nikon and switch head to Canon. He shoots portraits, lifestyle, senior portraits, family, sports, and landscape. Rodney has been shooting for about six years and loves photography as a whole.
Varun is a junior at Dominion High School and the Academy of Science in Sterling. He’s also the editor-in-chief and founder of The Tea Shop, a multimedia site. He is the host of Down to the Wire and LoCoSports' Technical Fowl. In his free time, Varun enjoys watching D.C. sports teams consistently break his heart, except for the Capitals who are Stanley Cup Champions.
Anna Shapiro is a junior at Potomac Falls High School. In 2018, Shapiro helped lead the Panthers to the VHSL 5C Region crown in field hockey. Outside of sports, Shapiro is on the Potomac Falls yearbook and newsmagazine staffs. Shapiro has a passion for writing and journalism, and she hopes to pursue a career in journalism.
- Jeff VennittiStaff PhotographerJeff VennittiStaff Photographer
Jeff Vennitti is a part-time photographer that got started in sports photography because he wanted photos of his kids actually playing sports. He has been covering high school athletics in Loudoun County since 2010, and provides sports photography services to teams, yearbook staffs and local newspapers. He also has done senior, team and individual portraits.