The student news site of Maize Career Academy in Maize, Kansas.

Fusion by OneMaize Media

The student news site of Maize Career Academy in Maize, Kansas.

Fusion by OneMaize Media

The student news site of Maize Career Academy in Maize, Kansas.

Fusion by OneMaize Media

2021-2022 Staff

Alex Jordan
Videographer

Alex Jordan

Junior Alex Jordan is in his third year on the team, and is a videographer and fantastic editor. He enjoys killing time by playing video games and hanging out with his friends. After Alex graduates college, he hopes to be a news...

Graphic Designer

Trevor Sites

Trevor Sites is a Senior at Maize High School, and a Graphic Designer for Fusion. Trevor enjoys playing basketball, disc golf, going fishing, singing in choir, and just hanging out with friends! Trevor loves doing graphic design...

Videographer

Israel Lechner

Junior Israel Lechner, on and off staff member of Maize media. Major Roles include: videographer and  graphic designer. However I also used to also review memes. 

Videographer

Gavin Metts

Senior Gavin Metts is a fourth year videographer. He enjoys hanging out with friends and watching movies. He plays Junior Varsity Soccer and Varsity Tennis for Maize High School. He has one dog and did have a lizard. 5'10 200lbs

Ty Rains
Editor/Reporter

Ty Rains

Ty Rains is a junior at Maize South and is an Editor and Reporter for the Fusion Newsmag. He also enjoys hanging out with his friends, reading, writing, drawing, gaming, and more. After high school, he plans to attend college...

Levi Eck
Graphic Designer/Fusion Design Editor

Levi Eck

Levi Eck is a senior at Maize South and is a graphic designer of the OneMaize Media Team. He also participates in cross country, swim team, track, and band. After high school, he plans to attend Fort Hays State University to pursue...

Samuel White
Videographer/Anchor

Samuel White

Senior Sam White is in his second year on the OneMaize Media Staff, and is an on camera personality, videographer, editor, and anchor. White is involved in varsity swim and spends his time working out and bettering himself daily...

Videographer

Dylan Christopher

Senior Dylan Christopher is a third year videographer.  He enjoys hanging out with friends and and watching movies. He plays varsity soccer and tennis for maize high school. Dylan is a perusing an education in culinary and possibly...

Writer/ Photographer

Leah Brown

Sophomore Leah Brown is in her first year on staff. She enjoys writing, photography, and working with other people. She loves playing soccer and spending time with her family and friends. One of her big food obsessions are cho...

Ella Stillings
Videographer

Ella Stillings

Sophomore Ella Stillings is in her second year on the OneMaize media staff.  Ella is also involved in Maize High Women´s Soccer.  After high school she hopes to go to college and pursue a career in nursing.

Natalie Partridge
Videographer

Natalie Partridge

Junior Natalie Partridge ventures into her third year as staff for One Maize Media. Former tennis player for MMS and MHS, Natalie regularly enrolls in honors classes. She eventually lettered in academic excellence with a 3.87...

Sierra Tinsley
Reporter

Sierra Tinsley

Sophomore Sierra Tinsley is in her second year at OneMaize. She is a writer, photographer and videographer. Tinsley also participates in Maize Highs volleyball and track and field team.

Justice Mannie
Reporter

Justice Mannie

Senior Justice Mannie is in her second year on staff for OneMaize media. She enjoys being with her family and friends and going shopping in her free time. After high school she hopes to pursue her career in the medical field....

Trey Murphy
Reporter

Trey Murphy

Trey Murphy is in his first year on staff for OneMaize media. In his free time he enjoys going to the gym and working. His plans after high school are to go to college to study in Pre-Med, and to go to Medical School in Texas. ...

Cooper Kelley
Videographer

Cooper Kelley

Senior Cooper Kelley is a two year “Dining with the Dudes” veteran with OneMa1ze Media. Kelley is a videographer and food “expert” with his “co-dude” Luke Fabrizius. In his free time, Cooper likes to hang with his...

Brue Polley
Graphic Designer

Brue Polley

One of the graphic designers for Fusion by One Maize Media.

Jodee Johnson
Adviser

Jodee Johnson

Jodee Johnson has a BA in Art Education with a concentration in painting from Bethany College, and an MA in Art Education from Wichita State University. She has been teaching graphic design since 1998.... (Adobe Illustrator version...

Noah Byer
Videographer/Anchor

Noah Byer

Sophomore Noah Byer is in his 2nd year on the OneMaize Media Staff, and is a videographer. After high school he hopes to go into a field that involves sports/ sports media. He likes football and in his free time enjoys hanging...

Sarah Conner
OneMaize Videographer/Reporter

Sarah Conner

Junior Sarah Conner is in her third year on the OneMaize Media Staff. Sarah enjoys cooking, baking, and all things culinary. Conner is also on the dance team and involved in Select and Madrigals choir. After high school, she plans...

Sydney Lampkin
Videographer

Sydney Lampkin

Sophomore Sydney Lampkin is currently in her second year on staff as a broadcast videographer. Lampkin has a musical background in theatre and choir and enjoys photography. After high school Sydney hopes to pursue a career in arc...

Lanie Wolf
Editor/Videographer/Anchor

Lanie Wolf

Senior Lanie Wolf is in her 4th year on the One Maize Media staff. She is a videographer, anchor, editor and uses her fun personality to bring fun outgoing videos to the show! After high school Lanie plans on furthering her edu...

Georgia Ihde
Videographer

Georgia Ihde

Junior Georgia Ihde is in her second year on One Maize Media Staff. Ihde is a videographer for the OneMaize show. Georgia Ihde has been a Maize Cheerleader since 8th grade....

Luke Fabrizius
Videographer/Anchor

Luke Fabrizius

Luke Fabrizius, is a senior and two-year “Dining with the Dude’s” veteran with OneMa1ze Media. Fabrizius AKA “Breezy” is also involved in Cross Country and Track & Field. When it comes to the class Advanced PE, L...

Teagan Redinger
Reporter/Editor

Teagan Redinger

Junoir Teagan Redinger is a third-year OneMaize media staff member and the Fusion editor. She is a part of the Maize High Women's soccer team and is a member of Student Council. She is planning on going to school for Elementary...

Brooklynn White
Reporter

Brooklynn White

This year will be Brooklynn White’s second year on the One Maize Media staff and she previously reported for the Rose Hill Rocket Productions. She aspires to have a career in the military or law enforcement after graduation. B...

Alexis Baty
Graphic Designer

Alexis Baty

Junior (2022) Years spent in publication:  1 semester Possible college to attend:  Kyoto Seika University Fun Fact: I can do different accents and make my voice very high pitched, including Japanese. Favorite part...

Lakin Zamorano
Editor/Reporter/Anchor

Lakin Zamorano

Junior Lakin Zamorano in his third year on the OneMa1ze Media staff, and is the video editor-in-chief for the OneMa1ze Media staff. Zamorano is involved in Cross Country, Business Professionals of America, and CaCow. After high...

Bridget Johnson
Reporter/Photographer

Bridget Johnson

Sophomore (2023) Years spent in publication:  1 semester Possible college to attend:  Cornell University Fun Fact:  I used to be homeschooled Favorite part about job:  Putting together a story and having it come...

Laney Turner
Reporter

Laney Turner

Senior Laney Turner is in her second year on staff for OneMaize media. She is also chief editor of Regal Red yearbook. In her free time she enjoys volunteering at the Kansas Humane Society and taking photos. After high school she h...

Shiah McLain
Photographer

Shiah McLain

Junior (2022) Years Spent In Publication Classes: 4 years Possible College to Attend: Wichita State University Fun Fact: I have a flipper tooth because I lost my tooth while ice skating backwards Favorite Part About Job: "I love t...

Isabelle Blasdel
Editor/Reporter

Isabelle Blasdel

Junior Isabelle Blasdel is in her second year on staff and is the Fusion head editor and OneMaize Media co-social media manager. She is involved in competitive swim, high school swim, student council board, KAY club, women's chorus,...

Spencer ODaniel
Adviser

Spencer O’Daniel

Years advising journalism-5 years at Wichita West, 2 years at Kansas State and this is my 3rd year in USD 266 Maize College attended-Wichita State University Fun Fact: I have a total of 6 half sisters and no brothers-true s...

Lily Robison
Reporter

Lily Robison

  Senior Lily Robison is a OneMaize Media staff member and reporter for Fusion. This is her fourth year on staff. She enjoys writing, organizing, meditating, thrifting and helping others out in any way she can. She is...