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The Student News Site of Roswell High School

The Sting

The Student News Site of Roswell High School

The Sting

Hunter Pitrak

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer

Hunter Pitrak is a junior at Roswell and is taking on her second year as a staff writer for The Sting. When she is not writing, she enjoys hanging out with friends, shopping, and going to concerts.

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An exhausted student, who lies on the floor, appears overwhelmed due to studying for her exams. (Credit:

Standardized Tests, All They Do is Cause Stress

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer April 8, 2024

Standardized tests tend to all fall around the same time of the year and cause lots of problems mentally and academically for both students and teachers when the time comes around. They are proven to put...

Freshman Livie Henry, Freshman Faith Sandstorm, Sophomore Kate Harris, Junior Marissa Metzger, and Senior Kelsey Wiggins, wishing each other good luck before the start of inning. (Credit: Andrew Stephens Photography)

Captains Lead Softball to Success

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer December 11, 2023

The 2023 varsity softball team had a very successful season led by two captions #15 pitcher third baseman Kelsey Wiggins and #20 first baseman Morgan Zdancewicz.  Each girl has been a part of the Roswell...

Zach Bryan’s New Self-titled Album

Zach Bryan’s New Self-titled Album

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer October 15, 2023

Zach Bryan, a 27-year-old American singer and songwriter recently released his new self-titled album, on Aug. 5, 2023. This 16-song album includes features from the War and Treaty (Hey Driver), Sierra...

Coach Erika and her team celebrating after a great scoring play at home against Pope High School. (Credit: Mindy Wilson)

Roswell Welcomes New Head Volleyball Coach

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer September 27, 2023

The girls’ varsity volleyball team welcomed a new head coach for the 2023 season, CBI teacher Erika Ford. Ford has been coaching volleyball for the past seven years, but this is her first year as a high...

Orchestra and Chorus Win Superior Ratings at LGPE

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer May 1, 2023

On Feb. 14, Roswell High School’s Chorus took a trip to North Atlanta High School for their annual Large Group Evaluation Performance (LGPE). Orchestra followed on Feb 15. Both performing arts groups...

The headline that was released with a video explaining the situation on 11 Alive News. (Screenshot taken by Hunter Pitrak from

11 Alive Spreads False News about Roswell High  

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer February 2, 2023

   11 Alive released a short video titled “Teen detained at Roswell High School after gun was found” on Jan. 5. with no clear details about where this was located.      Even though it was...

Defensive senior players Nyla Jones, Maria Castro, Penelope Johnson setting up in position to attack the offense. Credit: Carolyn Saker

Flag Football Dominates Its Second Year

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer January 11, 2023

The girls’ varsity flag football team concluded their season in the quarterfinals. They played Allatoona High School where they unfortunately lost the very close game 13-6. According to Head Coach Emily...

Roswell Runners Breaking Records

Roswell Runners Breaking Records

Hunter Pitrak, Staff Writer December 11, 2022

Roswell High Schools cross country season has come to an end. This was a long season, starting in June and coming out to be one of the most successful seasons Roswell has ever had. Not only did they...

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