To protect and serve the common interests of its newsmedia members, to help members inform and thereby strengthen their communities, and to foster the highest ideals, ethics and traditions of journalism, a free press and the news profession.
First-place and second-place plaques will be shipped directly to the winning publications in the coming weeks.
Personalized certificates will also be mailed to winners in each category.
A complete list of all California Journalism Award winners will be provided on May 18th.
|Circ Group(s)||Category Name||Award||Organization||City||Entry Title||Comments||Credits|
|Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000||Sports Feature Story||First Place||Moorpark Acorn||Camarillo||Big wave riders tame the sea||Really enjoyed the photos and the layout of the paper. For the story, I thought it was original and detailed.||Eliav Appelbaum|
|Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000||Sports Feature Story||Second Place||The Capistrano Dispatch||Capistrano Beach||Fighting the Fire: Battling Rare Neuropathy, San Juan Hills' Efstathiou Coaches with New Perspective||I haven't read many articles like this. I also really liked the main photo selection, because of the connection with the story.||Zach Cavanagh|
|Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000||Sports Feature Story||Third Place||Moorpark Acorn||Camarillo||Nevoso's blue heaven||The lede for this story was strong, and the ending was also well written.||Eliav Appelbaum|
|Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000||Sports Feature Story||Fourth Place||The Malibu Times||Malibu||Lights-Out MHS Pitcher-Catcher Relationship Cut Short||I enjoyed this article, it was a little quote heavy toward the end.||McKenzie Jackson|
|Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000||Sports Feature Story||Fifth Place||Chino Champion||Chino||Don Lugo grad Taurasi speaks at Kobe, Gianna Bryant memorial||Photos were great, and again, strongly written.||Josh Thompson|