The Silvertip

Vanessa Do shines after always doing her best in academics.

Vanessa Do has major chemistry with academics and fun

June 12, 2019

  Vanessa Do is “nacho average girl.” Her achievements are above average, and she credits it all to doing what some may f...

Isaiah Lewis captures the moment.

All the world’s a stage for Isaiah Lewis

June 12, 2019

  Three and a half years of drumline, three outstanding plays, and direction of ONE video; Isaiah Lewis has helped improve...

Stupendous saxophonist, Jake Harvey, blows everyone away with his phenomenal playing.

Jazzy Jake Harvey strikes a chord with all

June 12, 2019

  Jake Harvey’s high school experience is ending on a high note after four years of becoming more in tune with his passion f...

Ramirez gleams in the face of her perseverance as an EL leader.

Fatima Ramirez’s leadership impacts those near and far

June 12, 2019

   In addition to adapting to the new climate at Mission Hills High School as a transfer student, Fatima Ramirez Estrada was able...

Kyla Avendano dances hula for  the Mother's Day Dinner Dance Luau.

Kyla Avendano prepares “tibia” physical therapist

June 12, 2019

  Known for her iconic knee brace and ambitious personality, Kyla Avendano has spent high school preparing to become a physical ...

Danny Smutts continues to role on

Story by Gigi Downey, Photo Editor

June 12, 2019

  The legendary Danny Smutts has a way of lighting up every room he enters. Even through times of adversity, he radiates positivity and is able to challenge himself in ways that help him grow as a person. With nothing holding him back, he strives to be the best he can be with his education and sports.   Because of his naturally driven character, Smutts has no...

Down-to-earth Lopez protects the planet

Down-to-earth Lopez protects the planet

June 12, 2019

  Elyanna Lopez’s spirit is as free as the birds in the sky and the waves in the ocean. As a nature-lover, Lopez is on a q...

Courtney Bellioti is quite the aquatic comedian

June 12, 2019

  The oldest of the dynamic Bellioti triplets needs no introduction. Tall, blonde, with a glare that can cut diamonds; Mykenzie Bellioti is a tough cookie. But this tough-as-nails chick knows how to have fun and let loose.   “So you know the chubby bunny challenge? Well, we don’t do it with marshmallows, we do it with huge grapes. I can fi...

Abigail Patterson gives a

Abigail Patterson dances her way through high school and beyond

June 12, 2019

  While her meek disposition may lead you to believe that Abigail (Abby) Patterson is an under-the-radar kind of gal, she is never afrai...

Brilliant Natalie Ha shows off her excitment for attending UCLA through her spirit.

Natalie Ha twirls her way to L.A. and into the hearts of Bruins

June 12, 2019

  Brimming with both creativity and intelligence, Natalie Ha encapsulates everything a Grizzly should be. Ha has pushed hersel...

Luca Tettero catches speed of light with his sick shots.

Luca Tettero captures a crystal clear image of is promising future

June 12, 2019

  Somewhat tall and seemingly oblivious, Luca Tettero is the essence of an “average man.” He works quietly and keeps to h...

Mykenzie Bellioti: a tough cookie

Story by Jazmine Huerta, Grizzly Den Editor

June 12, 2019

  The oldest of the dynamic Bellioti triplets needs no introduction. Tall, blonde, with a glare that can cut diamonds; Mykenzie Bellioti is a tough cookie. But this tough-as-nails chick knows how to have fun and let loose.   “So you know the chubby bunny challenge? Well, we don’t do it with marshmallows, we do it with huge grapes. ...

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