Blacksburg teens react to Va. Tech shooting spree

Four students at Blacksburg High School, just down the road from the Virginia Tech campus, wrote pieces this week for The Tattoo detailing their horror at events the massacre in their hometown. Another student’s piece will be added soon.
The teens, two sophomores and two seniors, help shed some light on how the tragedy hit home to young people for whom Virginia Tech is part of the landscape.
Another teen from their school, a senior, found he couldn’t write anything. Two of his friends died at the hands of a crazed gunman.
Be sure to check out what these teens had to say at

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