The Shield Online

Javier Vela
First time staffer Javier Vela is a junior at McCallum. He has a passion for journalism, writing and photography. He has a passion for sports, soccer specifically, playing outside of school and trying to pursue that passion in more ways than just playing, developing an affinity for sports writing as well. Being involved in not just newspaper but yearbook as well, hoping to get as much exposure to journalism and news writing as possible. He enjoys combining his caption writing and photography skills on the McCallum journalism instagram (@macjournalism). He hopes to expand his writing knowledge and talent by learning from the editors around him and the ever talented, David Winter.

Javier Vela, staff reporter

Jan 21, 2020
A perfect January Friday night (Story/Media)
Jan 16, 2020
Knights clip Hawks to go 2-0 on young season (Story/Media)
Oct 18, 2019
Hosack era begins at Mac (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
From San Marcos to Namibia then back to high school (Story)
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Javier Vela