2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Sports Action Photo ( Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Bakersfield Californian
    Entry Title: Kymberlynn Jackson takes solid lead
    Entry Credit: Henry Barrios
    Judge Comment: Perfect focus! perfect composition! Bravo!
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Daily News
    Entry Title: Safe at home
    Entry Credit: Keith Birmingham
    Judge Comment: Great moment. Great capture. I do wish however that the caption told me who the Dodgers won against. Seems like important information to include.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Desert Sun
    Entry Title: A first in the ring
    Entry Credit: Brandon Magpantay
    Judge Comment: I appreciate being able to see the emotion and effort of the athletes in this photo. Sports photos tend to be wider and I like that this photo is offering me a closer peak into this moment.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Marin Independent Journal
    Entry Title: Safe at home
    Entry Credit: Alan Dep
    Judge Comment: Great symmetry in this photo.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Marin Independent Journal
    Entry Title: Quick turn
    Entry Credit: Alan Dep
    Judge Comment: Good moment captured.