Lily Smith

This is junior Lily Smith’s second year writing for the Pitch. She is thrilled to have become the A&E section editor and will be focusing more on the Online Pitch. Outside of Pitch, Lily plays for the varsity lacrosse team She also participates in club lacrosse and basketball. Lily is a member of Best Buddies and will take part in Special Olympics. Lily and her friends are in the process of creating Club P.R.O.V.I.D.E., a club providing aid to women in unhealthy relationships. During her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her friends and family. Lily is excited for what is to come during this year in the Pitch.

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The 2016-2017 editors-in-chief are Zoey Becker, Ally Orndorff, and Owen Krucoff.

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