The Knight Press

IHS News Staff 2021-2022 Staff

Phillip Soliz
Knight TV News- Reporter

Phillip Soliz

Philip Soliz is a junior at IHS. His hobbies include playing video games on the weekends, sleeping until 1 p.m. and swimming with his family. Soliz has interest pursuing broadcast journalism.

Ananya Sirigneedi
The Knight Press- Reporter

Ananya Sirigneedi

Ashwin Padmanabhan
The Knight Press- Reporter

Ashwin Padmanabhan

Ashwin Padmanabhan is a senior at IHS. Padmanabhan enjoys working out and spending time at the gym with his friends. He hopes to attend UIUC next fall.

Ronav Aviur
The Knight Press- Reporter

Ronav Aviur

Ronav Aviur is a junior at IHS. Aviur plays tennis for the Knights, and has been playing since he was 8 years-old. He enjoys writing a variety of different articles and plans to become at least a part time author as an adult. In his spare time, Aviur enjoys reading, eating, and playing sports. 

Soumya Dharani
The Knight Press- Reporter

Soumya Dharani

Soumya Dharani is a sophomore at IHS. Dharani enjoys reading and Carnatic singing during her free time. She plans to go to medical school and pursue ophthalmology.

Suhas Konijeti
The Knight Press- Reporter

Suhas Konijeti

Suhas Konijeti is a sophmore at IHS. Konijeti recently moved from Nebraska and is excited to start his life in Texas. In his spare time, Konijeti enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He plans on going to college to study Business and Marketing.

Arianna Reed
Knight TV- Reporter

Arianna Reed

Bryce Longfellow
Knight TV- Reporter, Lead Sports Producer

Bryce Longfellow

Addison Williams
The Knight Press- Reporter, Social Media Manager

Addison Williams

Addison Williams is a Sophomore at IHS. She plays for the Independence volleyball team as a setter and plans to study business and psychology in college. Williams enjoys writing news stories and creating content for everyone at her school.

Layla Ajjeh
Knight TV News- Reporter, Social Media Manager

Layla Ajjeh

Layla Ajjeh is a sophomore at IHS. She loves to play basketball, listen to music, and draw. Ajjehh enjoys spending time outside with her friends and family. In the future, Ajjehh sees herself in the medical field and wants to attend college at UPENN.

Samuel Rainey
Knight TV News- Reporter, Lead Producer

Samuel Rainey

Sam Rainey is a junior at IHS. Rainey is a cornerback for the Knights football team. In his spare time, Rainey plays Madden with his brother. Rainey plans on going to college to study Broadcast Journalism with a focus in Business at UNT or OSU. 

Kaylehn Molitor
The Knight Press- Reporter, Lead Editor

Kaylehn Molitor

Kaylehn Molitor is a sophomore at IHS. Molitor is an actress for Knight Theater. When she isn’t on the stage, you will find her hanging out with friends or traveling. Molitor is very excited to be guiding Knight Press as Lead Editor for the school online newspaper this year. Molitor plans on going to college to major in acting or journalism. ...