2018-2019 Staff

Helena Ochoa

Helena was born on August 13, 2004 in Phoenix, Arizona. She has two cats named Cinder and Ryu that she loves a lot. She likes all animals, and has a goal to become a veterinarian. She has always enjoyed writing and reading fro...

Camryn Marshall

Camryn Marshall is currently a 16-year-old junior at Horizon Honors and is enrolled in her first year of Journalism as a columnist. She has been attending the school since kindergarten and plans to graduate in 2020, continuing...

Ashley Turowski

Ashley Turowski is a freshman at Horizon Honors and takes two rigorous Honors classes. She has a dream to attend Stanford or Princeton University. Ashley has never been a social butterfly like most of her peers, so she has always...

Amber Fretwell

Amber Fretwell is a junior at Horizon Honors. She has attended Horizon since kindergarten, and this is her first year as a columnist for the Horizon Sun. Amber has played on the Horizon Honors softball team since seventh grade, and will be pl...

Elizabeth Stover

Elizabeth Stover was born on February 29, 2004, in Arizona. She lived in Gilbert, before moving to Maricopa, and then to Chandler. Elizabeth has two siblings, a brother and a sister, and a dog, a guinea pig, and two cats. She...

Lillie Krasselt

Lillie Krasselt is currently a junior at Horizon Honors and is excited to participate in her first year with the Journalism program. After participating in the Yearbook program for four years, she hopes she can add a new perspec...

Noah Stults

Noah Stults was born on June 20, 2006, in Nanjing, China. He was adopted by Dave and Amy Stults who lived in Chandler, Arizona. When Noah came home, he met his two sisters, Ruby and Molly, who also were born in China. Noah is cur...

Zach Coy

Zach Coy is a seventh grader residing in Phoenix, Arizona, and is currently in his eighth year at Horizon Honors. He enjoys sketching, reading, doing absolutely nothing, and being with his friends, who are an important aspect of ...

Erika Sonnemann-Creed

Erika Sonnemann-Creed is the world's #1 Nine Inch Nails fan. This is an absolute fact. She is also a senior; in the Horizon Sun, she serves as the official Features and Extras editor for the Horizon Sun, having served in this...

Max Larsen

Max Larsen is the Student Opinion Editor for The Horizon Sun. This is his fourth year in Journalism, and his second year as an editor. Larsen is currently a junior at Horizon Honors, and is excited to be back on campus. Larsen pl...

Naya Johnson

Naya Johnson is a junior in her third year at Horizon Honors. This is her first year in Journalism. Johnson tries to participate in as many clubs as she can, and is currently involved in Model United Nations, Protecting Our Environ...

AJ Freithoffer

AJ Freithoffer is a senior at Horizon Honors who is enjoying his fourth year of Journalism as the sports editor. He first took this class because he wants to pursue a career in sports journalism, something he has been intereste...

Addy Bennett

Addy Bennett is a senior in her eleventh year at Horizon Honors and is excited to continue as the Editor-in-Chief in her sixth year of Journalism. Bennett spends her free time embroidering, crocheting, knitting, playing video games, ...

Selina Fluty

Selina Fluty is a senior at Horizon Honors. She has been at Horizon Honors since kindergarten. This is her sixth year in Journalism and her fourth year on the leadership team and her first as Editor-in-Chief. Fluty is excited to help the up...