2015-2016 Spartan Post News Staff

Dee Harris


Dee Harris - Bixby Public School's Director of Communication, Broadcast and Journalism Instruction, SPN Adviser and Senior Class Adviser. Harris is no stranger to the field of journalism and communications... 

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David Estes


David Estes:  SPN-ONLINE, Yearbook, Journalism One adviser and head swimming coach.

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Garrett Wheeler

SPN-ONLINE Editor-in-Chief

Garrett Wheeler is a sophomore at his second year of Bixby schools and his first year working for Spartan Post. He is a God loving family guy who really loves sharing opinions. He is a huge nerd with a strong love for videogames,... 

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Cyrus Ghavami

SPN-ONLINE Managing Editor & SPN TV Reporter

Cyrus Ghavami is a junior at Bixby High school. He enjoys playing soccer and video games with his friends. He LOVES technology and enjoys reading the latest news about it. Cyrus helps manage the website for SPN-Online. He also... 

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Caitlynn Brown


Caitlynn Brown has been a member of SPN-Online for the past year. She enjoys interviewing local coffee shops and writing opinionated pieces. Caitlynn enjoys SPN  because to her its a great outlet to the worlds issues, status... 

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Sydney Smith

SPN-TV Reporter

Sydney Smith is a 15 year old sophomore who has attended Bixby for 11 years she believes that hard work and dedication can get you anywhere you want to be. Sydney has a passion for soccer and plays for West Side Alliance. In her... 

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Brad Portway

SPN-TV Reporter

Brad Portway is a junior at Bixby High School. He has been a member of the Bixby HighSchool swim team since his freshman year. His interest include: hanging out with friends,playing video games, food, watching movies and shows,... 

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Hannah Perry

SPN-TV Reporter

Hannah is a junior and active member at Bixby High School. She is involved in Spartan Post News, the dance team, National Honor Society, Interact, Academic Team, and Student Council. ... 

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Gavin Moore

SPN-TV Reporter

Gavin Moore is a well-rounded young man; marching band player and overall musician, aspiring Formula 1 driver, live broadcast producer/director, occasional music producer and mixer, photographer and podcaster/tech & car reviewer... 

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Griffin Miller

SPN-TV Reporter

Griffin Miller is a sophomore at Bixby High School. He has always had an interest in journalism and video. After high school, Griffin plans to major in Architectural Engineering at Oklahoma State University. He enjoys being active... 

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Mackenzie McCollum

SPN-TV Reporter

Mackenzie is attending Bixby High School as a sophomore. Mackenzie enjoys playing school volleyball and being in broadcasting. In the future, she plans on becoming a journalist or a cinematographer. One day, Mackenzie plans on... 

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Grace Kramer

SPN-TV Reporter

Grace Kramer was born on April 17, 1999 in Phoenix, Arizona. She lives with her mom, dad, and big sister, Katie. She has three dogs named Annie, Baxter, and Kota. Grace has played volleyball for three years but is excited to try... 

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Karis Konkler

SPN-TV Reporter

Karis believes in the cameras power to convey an alternate reality in which real life is non existent. Karis is a sophomore and she tries to always live in the moment. That being said, Karis does not really know what she wants... 

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Brennan Hooper

SPN-TV Reporter

Brennan Hooper is a junior at Bixby High School. He currently is serving as the center snare in the Bixby High School drum-line. He has been a snare player in the drum-line for 3 years, and won two state indoor percussion championships.... 

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Peter Anthony

SPN-TV Reporter

Peter Anthony is currently a junior at Bixby High School. He is a member of the swim team, broadcasting, student council, and NHS. After high school, Peter would like to attend the United States Naval Academy, or Hillsdale College.... 

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Jacob DeLoache

SPN-ONLINE Sports Editor

Born into a working class Sicilian-American family. Jake DeLoache is entering his first year as sports editor for believes that he has a unique perspective to offer his readers that is both insightful and entertaining. As a member... 

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Grant Galvin

SPN TV Reporter

Grant is a middle child with one older brother and two younger sisters. His older brother was in SPN TV last year. Grant loves to watch movies, and also create short videos. In his free time, he plays video games or watches... 

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Miki Riley

SPN-ONLINE Photo Editor

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