2012 Better Newspapers Contest Winners — Campus

CategoryDivisionPlacePublicationCreditEntry Title
Best photo4-Year University1stUCLA—The Daily BruinErin NgMoving Forward
Best photo4-Year University2ndCSU Northridge—Daily SundialKen ScarboroProp 30's Ultimatum
Best photo2-Year College1stContra Costa College—The AdvocateQing HuangWaiting on the Sun
Best photo2-Year College2ndBakersfield College—The Renegade RipLuis GarciaCondors start new season
Best photoHigh School1stCastro Valley High School—The OlympianTim Pak, Rebecca FongEvery 15 Minutes
Best photoHigh School2ndGranite Bay High School—The GazetteKristin TaylorEvery 15 minutes
Best Sports Photo4-Year University1stCSU Long Beach—Daily 49erSteven CarcanoFour-ward March!
Best Sports Photo4-Year University2ndCSU Northridge—Daily SundialLoren TownsleyShort-lived NCAA tournament
Best Sports Photo2-Year College1stSouthwestern College—The SunMarshall MurphyGooooal!
Best Sports Photo2-Year College2ndSolano College—The TempestTim HosfordSolano Loses 3-1
Best Sports PhotoHigh School1stHarvard-Westlake High School—The ChronicleRobbie LoebFall Teams finish playoff competition
Best Sports PhotoHigh School2ndGranite Bay High School—The GazetteKristin TaylorHeaded to State
Best Sports Story4-Year University1stCSU Chico—The OrionIsaac BrambilaWildcat overcomes mental disorder…
Best Sports Story4-Year University2ndLoyola Marymount University—Los Angeles LoyolanJohn WilkinsonSenior Leader Positive through it all
Best Sports Story2-Year College1stSouthwestern College—The SunAmanda L. AbadTitle IX
Best Sports Story2-Year College2ndSanta Ana College—El DonC. Harold Pierce, Brian McKeonHead Injuries
Best Sports StoryHigh School1stThousand Oaks High School—The LancerIan DohertyWadman a standout punter
Best Sports StoryHigh School2ndGranite Bay High School—The GazetteAustin DownsSilver and Gold
Best Writing4-Year University1stCSU Chico—The OrionQuinn Western, Katrina CameronEffective Immediately, this entire…
Best Writing4-Year University2ndSan Jose State University—Spartan DailyCynthia LySecret garden in Duncan Hall…
Best Writing2-Year College1stSanta Ana College—El DonMarissa AdamsCalifornia Eases License Restriction
Best Writing2-Year College2ndSanta Rosa Junior College—The Oak LeafWiliam Rohrs and Keshia KnightSuspicions: Fellow oficer's…
Best WritingHigh School1stCastro Valley High School—The OlympianReyna Garcia and Melody MoteabbedFormer CVHS students implicated…
Best WritingHigh School2ndHarvard-Westlake High School—The ChronicleSarah NovicoffStudent-Financial Aid
General Excellence4-Year University1stUCLA—The Daily BruinStaff
General Excellence4-Year University2ndSan Francisco State University—Golden Gate XpressStaff
General Excellence2-Year College1stSanta Ana College—El DonStaff
General Excellence2-Year College2ndSouthwestern College—The SunStaff
General ExcellenceHigh School1stHarvard-Westlake High School—The ChronicleStaff
General ExcellenceHigh School2ndGranite Bay High School—The GazetteStaff