The student news site of Bellarmine Preparatory School

The Bellarmine Prep Lion

The student news site of Bellarmine Preparatory School

The Bellarmine Prep Lion

The student news site of Bellarmine Preparatory School

The Bellarmine Prep Lion

2020-2021 Staff

Tashi Landers-Quinn

Tashi Landers-Quinn

My name is Tashi. I am a senior at Bellarmine Prep, and a proud member of the Journalism Staff. I play lacrosse, ski, mountain bike, and rock climb. I enjoy walking on the beach, playing guitar and being bad at karaoke.

Liam Emerick

Liam Emerick

Liam is a senior. He enjoys hanging out with his friends. His hobbies include skim-boarding and playing Spike ball.

Jacob Neeb

Jacob Neeb

Jacob Neeb is a senior who is ready to enjoy his time on the journalism staff. Jacob participates in track and field as well as being a co-captain for the Bellarmine Beach Clean-Up Club and is a past Lion Link Crew member.

Jack Christensen

Jack Christensen

Jack is a senior. He loves sports whether it is playing or talking about them. He also likes to stay active with his friends and family all the time. He is excited to take his first year of journalism and really go in depth on...

Leo Bessler

Leo Bessler

Hi, my name is Leo Bessler and I am a senior at Bellarmine. In school, I enjoy history and the sciences. Outside of school, I am a rower for Commencement Bay Rowing Club on American Lake and I am looking to continue rowing into...

Riley Baerg

Riley Baerg

Riley is a senior ready to make a splash in the local writing scene. His favorite food is lasagna and his favorite animal is the slug. He is a core member of Team 24 and an assistant in the Bellarmine Greenhouse.

Kegan in the Mornings

Kegan in the Mornings

Kelli and Regan together make KEGAN. However, they are pictured from left to right: Regan and Kelli.

AJ McCann

AJ McCann

AJ is a senior this year and very pleased to be part of the Journalism staff. She is involved at Bellarmine with the girls soccer program and is a part of Team 24. Her hobbies include playing sports, going on walks, and spending...

Charlie Zelazny

Charlie Zelazny

Charlie Zelazny is a senior who is excited to be on the journalism team. Involved in the Bellarmine Community, Charlie is a basketball player and track runner and also participates in Chess Club and Lion Link Crew.

Maren Jones

Maren Jones

Maren Jones is a senior who is eager to be a part of the Journalism staff. At Bellarmine she is involved in Link Crew, Diversity Club, Key Club, and the Hiking Club. She enjoys soccer, hiking, and art.

Taraneh Moeini

Taraneh Moeini

  Taraneh Moeini is a senior and is extremely excited to be on The Lion staff this year. She has two shih tzus that she loves more than anything else in the world. Her favorite movie is "Wall-E," and her favorite book...

Ava Pierson

Ava Pierson

Ava Pierson is a senior who is thrilled to join the journalism crew. At Bellarmine she loves running cross country, participating in Link Crew and helping to lead hikes for Amateur Hiking Association. In her free time she enjo...

Evan Baerg

Evan Baerg

  Evan, a senior, is ready for his online debut into the world of Journalism. Evan participates in the Bellarmine community through his involvement in the Marine Chemistry and Chess clubs, and is known for making the best...

Inga Larson

Inga Larson

Inga Larson is a senior and so excited to be a part of the Journalism staff this year. She plays softball and is a leader in the Team 24 freshman transition program. Her favorite subject is math. In her free time, she likes to ru...

Jacob Hanigan

Jacob Hanigan

Jacob Hanigan is a senior at who participates in many clubs and sports. He is a part of football, track and field, and is the President of the Chess Club, K9 Club, and is a member of Link Crew/Team 24 and Marine Chemistry. He...

Lion Staff

Lion Staff

The Lion staff loves to fill in and write about anything Bellarmine Prep-related.

Aiden Patel

Aiden Patel

Aiden Patel is a senior who is excited to be a part of the Journalism Staff. Involved in the Bellarmine community, Aiden is a Cross Country and Track runner and also participates in Lion Link Crew and Chess Club.

Kelli Allen

Kelli Allen

Kelli Allen is currently a senior and is thrilled to be a part of The Lion. Her favorite activities include Bellarmine theater, cheerleading and being involved with Ohana. She enjoys hot yoga, traveling, and skiing.

Regan Marsh

Regan Marsh

Regan Marsh is a senior who has an enthusiasm for theater. In her free time, she enjoys writing, drawing and being active. She helps run Bellarmine’s K9 Club and Knowledge Bowl team this year.

The author enjoys the lovely landmark of the San Carlos Institute. Photo by Dan Mohrbacher

Jeanne Hanigan

Jeanne (Dressel) Hanigan B'84 practices what she preaches or, in this case, what she teaches. An English literature, AP Composition and Journalism teacher at Bellarmine Prep, she is also the founder of the online venue, www.writesociety.com,...