Katie Phung


Name: Katie Phung
Position: Staff writer, photographer
Graduation Year: 2024
Hi, I'm Katie! (she/her) I'm on the writing and photo staff. I like listening to Lil Peep, Joji, and EKKSTACY. I love spending time with my dog, Pocky, and playing games on my Nintendo Switch.


Stories (4)


Blair varsity girls volleyball falls to Kennedy on their senior night

By Katie Phung | Oct. 27, 2022, 9:39 a.m. | In Blair »

After a hard fought game, the Blazers were ultimately defeated by the Kennedy Cavaliers in a 1-3 game

Encouragement in MCPS to bring plant-based food to school menus

By Katie Phung | Oct. 4, 2022, 9 p.m. | In News »

MCPS students tests possible vegan meals for school lunch options created by local Silver Diner executive chef

New MCPS regulations for HS sporting events

By Katie Phung | Sept. 24, 2022, 11:30 p.m. | In News »

MCPS implements new restrictions for all high school sporting events after violence following an upcounty football game.

Blazers Unmask Their Opinions

By Kate Gray, Eli Minicozzi, Katie Phung | Sept. 18, 2022, 12:40 p.m. | In Video »

Eli, Kate, and Katie ask Blazers about their opinions on wearing masks in school.



Images (33)


Photo: Victory Huddle

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:55 p.m.

The coaches talk to the team after their win, giving advice and congratulating them

Photo: Blazer defends ball

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:52 p.m.

The Blazers surround midfield in attempt to sweep the ball past the Titans

Photo: Captain watching

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:51 p.m.

Senior Captain Delia Chen (12) watches where the Titans will attempt to pass to

Photo: Blazer Follows

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:50 p.m.

Junior Teddy Curtin (7) watches carefully where the ball went after she passes it

Photo: Open Blazer

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:48 p.m.

Sophomore Anh Tam Pham (15) gets open in case her teammate passes the ball to her

Photo: Blazer prepares to pass to teammate

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:47 p.m.

Senior Captain Eleanor Moose (10) prepares to pass the ball to her teammate

Photo: Blazer passes through Titan

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:44 p.m.

Sophomore Elosia Somodevilla (11) passes the ball to another teammate right past the opponent

Photo: Blazers Huddle After 1st Quarter

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:41 p.m.

The Blazers huddle up after the first quarter ends and discusses how to get the game moving forward

Photo: Blazer Serves

By Katie Phung | Oct. 27, 2022, 1:01 a.m.

Senior Celine Wu prepares to throw the ball in front of her to serve over the net.

Photo: Blazers Hype Huddle

By Katie Phung | Oct. 27, 2022, 12:51 a.m.

The Blazers huddle together and chant the Blazer cheer to hype themselves up before the game.

Photo: Blair Middle Blocking

By Katie Phung | Oct. 27, 2022, 12:46 a.m.

Junior Chrissie Oppong goes up for a block in attempt to stop Kennedy’s freeball.

Photo: Blazers Score the Winning Point

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 10:54 p.m.

The team huddles together in celebration of winning the game point against the Gladiators.

Photo: Blazer Tips The Ball

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 10:51 p.m.

Senior Captain Brooklynn Prince tips the ball in attempt to slow the momentum of Northwood's defense.

Photo: Blazers in defensive position

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 10:48 p.m.

Blair's backrow getting ready to play defense against Northwood.

Photo: Blazer sets the ball

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 1:28 p.m.

Sophomore Manooyee Fedhaa sets the ball to the right side.

Photo: Blazers watches Northwood receive

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 1:12 p.m.

After Senior Captain Brooklynn Prince hits the ball over the net, the Blazers watch as Northwood receives the hit.

Photo: Blazers Waiting for Serve

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 1:03 p.m.

Blazers preparing to block Northwood's offense.

Photo: Blazers Prepare for Defense

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 12:22 a.m.

Blazers watch carefully at the other side to see where Northwood's server will serve the ball to.

Photo: Blazer Huddle

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 12:21 a.m.

Blazers huddle up to celebrate after earning a point for their side.

Photo: Blazer Hits The Ball

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 12:18 a.m.

Senior Emily Tankeh approaches and swings powerfully at the ball over the net.

Photo: Blazers Getting Ready For Serve Receive

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 12:17 a.m.

Senior Captain Brooklynn Prince and Junior Karen Cao get low to prepare to receive Northwood's serve.

Photo: Blazer Serving

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 12:15 a.m.

Senior Alyssa Limjuco gets ready to serve the ball over the net.

Photo: Blazer goes for the block

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 12:08 a.m.

Senior Captain Rosie Orzulak jumps straight up over the net to block Northwood's hit.

Photo: MCPS Logo

By Katie Phung | Sept. 24, 2022, 11:33 p.m.

MCPS offical logo

Photo: Student Coloring

By Katie Phung | Sept. 24, 2022, 12:37 a.m.

A student in photography coloring in their drawing for their assignment.

Photo: Student Sculpting

By Katie Phung | Sept. 24, 2022, 12:34 a.m.

A student molds the clay with a pottery wheel.

Photo: Students in Photography

By Katie Phung | Sept. 24, 2022, 12:29 a.m.

Photography students cutting paper and drawing to complete their assignment.

Photo: Elements

By Katie Phung | Sept. 24, 2022, 12:24 a.m.

A student in Foundations of Art and Culture looks over their artwork that they completed so far for their "Elements of Art" assignment.

Photo: Cutting Paper

By Katie Phung | Sept. 24, 2022, 12:14 a.m.

A student cuts up paper to glue onto notebook.

Photo: Bucket in Ceramics

By Katie Phung | Sept. 24, 2022, 12:07 a.m.

A student uses a bucket filled with clay mixed with water to help with sculpting.

Photo: Mood Boards

By Katie Phung | Sept. 23, 2022, 11:59 p.m.

Students in Fashion Illustration cut up pictures from magazines to create their own mood board.

Photo: Rolling Textile

By Katie Phung | Sept. 23, 2022, 11:52 p.m.

A student uses a brayer to roll a woven textile onto clay.

Photo: Rolling Textile

By Katie Phung | Sept. 23, 2022, 11:52 p.m.

A student uses a brayer to roll a woven textile onto clay.



Galleries (3)


Gallery: Blair field hockey defeats Einstein in the regional finals

By Katie Phung | Nov. 2, 2022, 10:56 p.m. | In Photo »

Blair Blazers take home the field hockey regional championship title a second year in a row

Gallery: Blair Wins Against Northwood for Dig Pink Match

By Katie Phung | Oct. 19, 2022, 12:05 a.m. | In Photo »

Varsity girl's volleyball defeats the Northwood Gladiators in a 3-1 game.

Gallery: Gallery: Different Art Courses at Blair

By Katie Phung | Sept. 23, 2022, 11:43 p.m. | In Photo »

A closer look into the different kinds of art courses to register for at Blair and the creativity that Blazers offer.