Michael Panzarella is in his first year of journalism and is a rookie writer. He has been playing baseball since second grade and was on the freshmen and sophomore teams the past few years. He plays travel baseball for the Lake in the Hills Thunder 16U team. Michael got interested in newspaper after taking Intro to News Media his freshmen year in Mr. Brown's class. Michael is a junior and likes to write about sports and has a sports podcast for The Voice.