2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Sports Feature Photo ( Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000,Dailies: 15,000 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Pasadena Star-News
    Entry Title: Parking lot celebration
    Entry Credit: Keith Birmingham
    Judge Comment: There are not enough superlatives to describe this gem of a photo. As good as it gets.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Bakersfield Californian
    Entry Title: Catching some air
    Entry Credit: Alex Horvath
    Judge Comment: Visually stunning and technically superior, a winning photo by any standard.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Tribune
    Entry Title: Catching spring training
    Entry Credit: David Middlecamp
    Judge Comment: Absolute brilliance in how the photographer captured the glow of the sun in between the catcher's face and glove.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Daily News
    Entry Title: Goodbye, Kobe
    Entry Credit: Hans Gutknecht
    Judge Comment: Photographer did a superb job of telling a story. Excellent work.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Marin Independent Journal
    Entry Title: Sharing a laugh
    Entry Credit: Sherry LaVars
    Judge Comment: None