Groom Tiger Times

2017-2018 Staff

Jaymon Row

Senior Jaymon Row is the son of Lacy and Jason Row. Row spends most of his time with his family. Row likes to draw, ride his skateboard, and rap. Row works at the Amarillo Scare Grounds during the Halloween holiday. You may...

Chandra Rice

Junior Chandra Rice is the 17-year-old daughter of Cameron Rice. Rice participates in cheerleading, cross country, basketball, track and tennis. She is also active in the First Baptist Church Youth group.  This will be Rice's...

Matthew Bowen

Matthew Bowen is an 18-year-old senior Groom ISD. He loves broadcasting at school and producing the live TNT packages every Friday. This is Matthew's sixth year in journalism, and the fifth year in the broadcast department. He...

K’Leigh Keesee

Senior K'Leigh Keesee, the daughter of Jerod and Tami Keesee, spends most of her time in the journalism room. This is K'Leigh's sixth year in yearbook and the online newspaper and third in broadcast. Keesee edits the yearbook...

Tyler Cox

Junior Tyler Cox, the son of Tim and Allison, spends most of his time hanging out with friends. This is Tyler's second year in journalism. Tyler participates in football and track. He attends The First Baptist Church on Wednesdays...

Diana Surratt

Sophomore Diana Surratt; daughter of Cameron and Shamma Kollmar. Diana has not always lived here in Groom she moved here from Amarillo after the Christmas brake of her eighth grade year. Diana is a photographer and Ag reporter ...

Kodi Tiffin

Dakota Tiffin "a.k.a. Kodi," serves as photo editor for GroomTigerTimes.com and for The Tiger yearbook. Tiffin, a junior and the 16-year-old son of Scott House, participates in One Act Play and Journalism. He considers himself...

Zander Mays

Sophomore Zander Mays is a student at Groom ISD. He participates in FFA and One Act Play. He loves to watch "That 70's Show", walking around with friends, and go on runs in his free time. He loves to listen to music especially...

Katie Marshall

Katherine Marshall,"AKA Katie,or Katie-Fa-Fa," is a senior at Groom ISD. Marshall participates in journalism as a staff writer and reporter, UIL, track, and one act play.  She hasn't always lived in Groom, Texas. Previously,...

Kirsten Rice

Kirsten Rice serves as a staff writer, reporter, and photographer for GroomTigerTimes.com. Rice, a sophomore and the 15-year-old daughter and sister of Chandra, Kathy, and Cameron Rice, participates in journalism. In Rice's spare...

William Kelly

William Kelly, a Junior at Groom ISD, he likes to play video games and spend with his dogs in his free time. Kelly participates in football, cross country, tennis, track, basketball, and journalism where he writes for the GroomTigersTimes...

Sydney Ritter

Junior Sydney Ritter is currently in her fourth year of journalism. She was the yearbook editor last year but now is a staff writer and designer.  She is active in many extracurricular activities, including many sports and the...

Adrian Hendricks

Adrian Hendricks, "AKA Boo Boo," is a senior at Groom ISD. He participates in football and track. He likes to watch Brooklyn Nine-Nine, play Xbox and throw discus and shot in his free time. He also enjoys hanging out or "chillin"...

Cade Linquist

Sophomore Cade Linquist , the son of Cody Hudson and Sara Britten, likes to spend time out on the football field. He participates in football, basketball, track, and journalism. You may contact all staff members at [email protected]    

Cayden Lambert

Junior Cayden Lambert, the 16-year-old son of Tom and step-mother Melissa Lambert. He enjoys broadcast, basketball, track, and FFA. Lambert is the broadcast anchor for the daily Tigers Today episodes, this is his first year in...

Katelyn Burger

Sophomore Katelyn Burger, the 15-year-old daughter of Chris and Emily Burger, enjoys participating in extracurriculars such as FFA, tennis and UIL Academics. Burger works as one of the writers/anchors for the agriculture section of ...

Kaylie Ritter

Junior Kaylie Ritter is the 16-year-old daughter of Nicole and Clay Ritter. She enjoys singing, playing the piano, participating in cheerleading, FFA, basketball, cross country and track. Ritter likes to spend her spare time singing...

Sam Short

Samantha Short, the daughter of Beverly Schiffman and Troy Short, spends most of her time on electronics. She moved to Groom High School in 2015. This is Short's first year to help with the yearbook and online newspaper. Her main...

Trace Parker

Trace Parker, a 13-year-old eighth-grader, likes music and movies. He moved to Groom, Texas, in 2015. Trace started his first year in journalism in 2017, and it's his first year to work on the yearbook.

Damon Kuehler

Eight grader Damon Kuehler, the son of Ron Kuehler and Laura Kuehler, likes to spend time out on the football field. He participates in football, basketball, track. He plans to participate in high school sports and possibly co...

Cael Ruthardt

Eighth-Grader Cael Ruthardt  , the son of Rex Ruthardt and Dawn Hallgren, likes to spend time with family and playing video games. He participates in football, basketball, track, tennis, and journalism. He  likes to do YouTube...

Colby Linquist

Eighth-grader Colby Linquist, the son of Cody Hudson and Sara Britten, likes to spend time with best friends, Cael and Damon. Linquist participates in football, basketball and track. You may contact all staff members at [email protected].net.

Lisa Musser Roskens

Lisa Musser Roskens has taught at Groom School for more than 17 years. Prior to coming here, she worked as a full-time journalist, stay-at-home mom and freelance writer.   This school year will be her seventh to teach scholastic...

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