The Eclipse

Nadia Koontz
Class: Senior

  • Extracurricular Activities: Student Council, DECA, robotics

  • Sports: Tennis

  • Hobbies/Interests: Reading, writing

  • Plans after High School: Attending Ferris State University for pre-med, then going into pharmacy

  • Favorite Quote: "A writer is a writer not because she writes well and easily, because she has amazing talent, or because everything she does is golden. A writer is a writer because, even when there is no hope, even when nothing you do shows any sign of promise, you keep writing anyway." -Junot Diaz

Nadia Koontz, Reporter

May 17, 2018
Flint water crisis still affects Kearsley students (Media)
Jun 06, 2016
Kearsley alumna LeeAnne Walters, Class of ’96, fights for clean water (Story/Media)
May 31, 2016
High school advice from a soon-to-be alumna (Story)
May 27, 2016
Ploof dedicates her life to bowling, winning (Story)
May 25, 2016
Bishoff chosen to speak at commencement (Story/Media)
May 25, 2016
The Eclipse seniors say goodbye (Story)
May 19, 2016
Stephen signs to bowl for the SVSU Cardinals (Story/Media)
May 17, 2016
Jenkins signs to wrestle at Olivet (Story/Media)
May 03, 2016
Every student should consider joining DECA (Story/Media)
Apr 22, 2016
Life looks different when you’re a pet (Story/Media)
Apr 21, 2016
The sad truth: Terrorism shaped my generation’s world (Story)
Apr 19, 2016
Prama takeover: do not let drama ruin your prom night (Story)
Apr 18, 2016
Caution: online relationships can be dangerous (Story)
Apr 01, 2016
Students give blood at KHS (Story/Media)
Mar 29, 2016
K-Town Tees proves to be a success (Story/Media)
Mar 18, 2016
A 55-year-old marriage answers the question, ‘Is love a feeling or a choice?’ (Story)
Mar 17, 2016
Boys’ track team prepares to defend its league title (Media)
Feb 26, 2016
An open letter to all of my teachers: Your impact on me is greatly appreciated (Story)
Feb 25, 2016
Alec Pennell explores fashion through his lens (Story/Media)
Feb 18, 2016
Actor, director, producer: Julie Lemon leads on stage and off (Media)
Jan 21, 2016
Residents of Flint suffer from polluted water (Story/Media)
Jan 20, 2016
Michael Moore asks Obama, federal agencies to come to Flint (Story/Media)
Jan 16, 2016
Girls’ basketball beaten by Brandon (Media)
Jan 11, 2016
Protesters call for Gov. Rick Snyder’s arrest (Story/Media)
Jan 06, 2016
A different resolution: I’m going to take better care of myself in 2016 (Story)
Dec 22, 2015
Thirteen DECA members qualify for state conference (Story)
Dec 21, 2015
Boys’ basketball outscored by Raiders (Media)
Dec 20, 2015
Flushing downs girls’ basketball (Media)
Dec 12, 2015
Dragons fly past boys’ basketball team (Media)
Dec 13, 2015
Girls’ Basketball falls short to Swartz Creek (Media)
Dec 10, 2015
Women should get more involved in STEM programs (Story)
Dec 07, 2015
DECA will host book fair (Story/Media)
Dec 05, 2015
Girls’ hoops shut down Owosso (Media)
Dec 04, 2015
Robotics needs members with various talents (Story)
Nov 30, 2015
Students ditched their razors for No-Shave November (Story/Media)
Nov 18, 2015
Firebirds coach is fired, players walk out (Story)
Nov 11, 2015
To those who have served: An open letter to veterans (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
Young likes boys’ basketball team’s speed, defense (Media)
Nov 05, 2015
Ten things I want my younger siblings to know (Story)
Nov 05, 2015
Grow a moustache, raise awareness for Movember (Story)
Oct 09, 2015
Sophomores split their spirit (Story)
Oct 08, 2015
Senior queen’s court is comprised of admirable girls (Story)
Oct 08, 2015
Juniors, underclassmen round out homecoming court (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
Clarambeau clashes for spirit day (Story)
Oct 05, 2015
Urkel or McKay? (Story/Media)
Oct 05, 2015
Bond rocks out (Story/Media)
Oct 05, 2015
Schwerin is Happy (Story/Media)
Oct 05, 2015
Seniors prepare for powder puff game (Story/Media)
Oct 02, 2015
Senior powder puff court vies for the crown (Story/Media)
Oct 02, 2015
Junior powder puff court represents its class well (Story/Media)
Sep 25, 2015
Martin leads cross country to seventh place (Media)
Sep 15, 2015
Lapeer knocks off golf team (Story/Media)
Sep 11, 2015
Americans lost their lives on 9/11 (Story/Media)
Jun 09, 2015
Kearsley’s Class of 2015 sent off by salutatorian’s address (Media)
Jun 05, 2015
I am more than a distraction (Story)
Jun 03, 2015
Texting bug crashes iPhones (Story/Media)
May 27, 2015
Baseball beats the Bobcats, takes down the Cardinals (Story/Media)
May 26, 2015
Seniors honored by Kiwanis as scholar-athletes (Story)
May 22, 2015
Baseball sweeps Frankenmuth in doubleheader (Story)
May 19, 2015
Baseball loses doubleheader to Clio (Story)
May 15, 2015
Baseball grounds the Blackhawks in doubleheader sweep (Story/Media)
May 15, 2015
Flood leads golf team over Lapeer, named All-League (Media)
May 13, 2015
Girls’ track loses to Clio (Story)
May 11, 2015
Doolan signs to bowl at Lincoln University (Media)
May 08, 2015
Tennis drops match against Brandon (Media)
May 07, 2015
Linksters chip their way past Clio (Story)
May 07, 2015
Tennis team loses close match to Clio (Media)
May 04, 2015
Baseball bests the Cavaliers by one run (Media)
May 01, 2015
Baseball doubles up wins on Swartz Creek, splits with Fenton (Story/Media)
Apr 29, 2015
Tennis wins two in a row after beating Imlay City (Media)
Apr 28, 2015
Tennis beats SWA for its first win of the season (Media)
Apr 23, 2015
Stop criticizing Millennials (Story)
Apr 17, 2015
Baseball wins, ties at Flushing (Story)
Apr 01, 2015
Baseball sweeps both games from Lapeer (Story)
Mar 27, 2015
Baseball season opener postponed (Story)
Mar 27, 2015
Michigan House bill would allow for more snow days (Story)
Mar 09, 2015
Laws limit love: Love does not limit itself (Story)
Feb 25, 2015
Girls’ basketball loses close game to Lake Fenton (Story)
Feb 21, 2015
Hoops teams split games against Brandon (Story)
Feb 09, 2015
Girls’ bowling adds another win to their streak (Media)
Feb 04, 2015
Girls’ basketball loses to Linden (Story)
Feb 02, 2015
Winter driving is dangerous for all, especially teens (Story)
Jan 28, 2015
Girls’ basketball loses to Holly (Story/Media)
Jan 14, 2015
Girls’ basketball falls to Linden (Story)
Jan 13, 2015
Noah Jankowski focuses on school, baseball, and his friends (Story)
Dec 15, 2014
Morgan scores 13 in girls’ hoops loss to Swartz Creek (Story)
Dec 04, 2014
Girls’ basketball drops home opener (Story/Media)
Nov 26, 2014
Wild Lights illuminate Detroit Zoo in holiday spirit (Story)
Nov 25, 2014
Prepare for the Black Friday battle (Story)
Nov 24, 2014
Girls’ ready to defend bowling state championship (Story)
Nov 19, 2014
Kayla Emmendorfer signs with the Red Wolves of Arkansas State (Story)
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