Emma Lupica is a sophomore at Carlsbad High School and this is her second year in journalism. In her free time she enjoys playing waterpolo and volleyball. She also loves hanging out with her friends, playing with her Great Dane and watching Netflix. She is excited to help improve the journalism program this year and have a great sophomore year at Carlsbad High.
This is Catherine Allen’s first year on Lancer Link and is looking forward to expressing her love for writing. At CHS, she is also a part of Speech and Debate, French club, and the JV tennis team. Hobbies outside of school revolve around music, from making Spotify playlists for every occasion to playing guitar. No matter what activity, Catherine works at it with passion and hopes to apply that to a future full of traveling and experiencing the beauty in nature.
Sam Chacon is a first year photographer at Lancer Link, who enjoys shooting photos of sports and nature. He also loves the ocean and surfing with his friends and brothers. Sam enjoys traveling to exotic places, hiking, and camping. Sam’s go to bands are The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, and The Strokes. He is a connoisseur of tacos, and his love for tacos can be seen in Lancer Link’s new video series Lets Taco ‘Bout It. Sam’s favorite movies are Indiana Jones Kingdom of The Crystal Skull, and Star Wars The Attack of the Clones, two marvels of modern cinema. Sam connects with the quote of Mr. Mosby of Suite Life of Zack and Cody, “No running in my lobby!”