• September 17Varsity Football @ Somerville *Friday 9/21 7:00pm*

  • September 17Varsity Field Hockey @ Swampscott *Friday 9/21 4:00pm*

  • September 17Boys and Girls Varsity Cross Country vs Danvers @ Stage Fort Park *Thursday 9/20 4:00pm*

  • September 17Varsity Golf vs Somerville @ Indian Ridge Country Club *Wednesday 9/19 4:00pm*

  • September 17Boys Varsity Soccer @ Everett *Thursday 9/20 7:00pm*

  • September 17Girls Varsity Soccer @ Malden *Thursday 9/20 4:00pm*

2018-2019 Staff

Alexander Oaks

Editor in Chief

Alexander Oaks is a senior at GHS and the senior editor, (and third-year member), of The Gillnetter. He plays basketball and tennis for the school and swims and skis recreationally. He is a student council representative and inte...

Danielle Denman


Danielle Denman is a junior at Gloucester High, and is kicking off her second year as an editor for The Gillnetter. She is a member of multiple clubs, including Interact Club, French Club, Young Democrats, and Gloucester Youth...

Madison Laing

Arts & Culture Editor

Madison Laing is a Senior at Gloucester High School, and is in her second year of writing for the Gillnetter. This year, Madison will be an Arts and Culture Editor for the Gillnetter. This is her fourth year of participating in...

Jesse Alexander

Staff Writer

Jesse Alexander is a senior at GHS, and a second-year Staff Writer for The Gillnetter. She is a member of the girls’ hockey and lacrosse teams. She is a representative on the senior classes’ Student Council, as well as a b...

Willa Brosnihan

Staff Writer

Willa Brosnihan is a 10th grade student at Gloucester High school. She has placed in top three of her category in the Sawyer Free Library’s “Poetry Without Paper” contest for six consecutive years, winning first place four...

Caroline Muniz

Staff Writer

Caroline Muniz is a senior at GHS. She plays lacrosse and basketball for the fishermen, and is involved in Student Council and the Interact Club. She works at Bass Rocks Golf Club in the pro shop in the spring, summer and fall....

Elinor Ketelhohn

Staff Writer

Elinor Ketelhohn is a transfer student from Managua, Nicaragua. As a Junior at Gloucester High School, she is a first year staff writer for The Gillnetter. She is an avid TEDx enthusiast: she has participated in the organizatio...

Emily Palk

Staff Writer

Emily Palk is a Junior at Gloucester High School, and this is her first year writing for the Gillnetter as a Staff Writer. She has been part of the GHS Theater Program for three years. In her free time she likes to listen to mus...

Taylor Parker

Staff Writer

Taylor Parker, currently a junior at GHS and a first year staff writer for The Gillnetter. She is also a part of the Vocational Program in the automotive department. During the summer, she works with young children at Camp Spi...

Mila Barry

Staff Writer

Mila Barry is in her second year at Gloucester High School, and her first year on the Gillnetter staff.  Outside of writing for the newspaper, she’s a passionate poet, and has won multiple awards through the Sawyer Free Library...

Catherine Canavan-Dysthe

Staff Writer

Catherine Canavan-Dysthe, C-D, is a sophomore at GHS and a first time staff writer for the GiIllnetter. She enjoys the arts and last year placed silver in the Scholastic Art and Writing awards for Clayworks. In her free time she...

Fisher LeVasseur


Fisher LeVasseur is a senior at GHS and a first year Staff Writer of The Gillnetter. He is the Vice President of the National Honor Society and a four-year representative on the Class of 2019’s Student Council. He is also a m...

Ms. Kim Trigilio

English Teacher / Adviser

Ms Trigilio is a teacher, musician, freelance writer, and adviser to The Gillnetter.  She teaches English 9, Dramatic Literature,] Media and Publications, and AP Language and Composition here at G.H.S. When she is not teaching...

Cal Dyer

Staff Writer

Cal Dyer is a Sophomore at Gloucester High School. He is an voracious reader and aspiring photographer. When not reading he can be found at the library picking out a new book, eating delicious food, and generally being late to eve...