2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Sports Game Story ( Weeklies: 4,301 - 11,000,Weeklies: 4,300 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: San Marino Tribune
    Entry Title: Drought Declared Deceased
    Entry Credit: Mitch Lehman
    Judge Comment: Well reported and researched with some tremendous detail and historical notes. Really thorough work.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Calaveras Enterprise
    Entry Title: Bilderback breaks school hurdle record
    Entry Credit: Guy Dossi
    Judge Comment: I enjoyed the construction of the story, which took an event that happens so fast and slowed it down for the reader, adding weight and drama.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Calaveras Enterprise
    Entry Title: Kraig Clifton is cancer free
    Entry Credit: Guy Dossi
    Judge Comment: We all enjoy a real feel-good story like this. Good find.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Ledger Dispatch
    Entry Title: TD pass is a dream come true for Elmore Bros.
    Entry Credit: Jeremy Malamed
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Petaluma Argus-Courier
    Entry Title: Gauchos win Egg Bowl
    Entry Credit: John Jackson
    Judge Comment: None