2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

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

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: South Pasadena Review
    Entry Title: As for Dodgers' History, He's the Answer Man
    Entry Credit: Oscar Areliz, Mark Geers
    Judge Comment: Great story telling and the topic was interesting. Liked the details within the article.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Del Mar Times
    Entry Title: Carmel Valley teacher wins Carlsbad marathon in first try
    Entry Credit: Karen Billing
    Judge Comment: Good photos, especially the lead photo. The story itself is fascinating, would like a follow-up.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Petaluma Argus-Courier
    Entry Title: Skating into the Olympics
    Entry Credit: John Jackson
    Judge Comment: Good lead photo, and relevant story for 2020. Good balance between quotes and story telling.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Sonoma Index-Tribune
    Entry Title: "Sonoma Native Shoots Inside NBA Bubble"
    Entry Credit: Kate Williams
    Judge Comment: Great story telling, interesting perspective and also relevant.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Sierra Sun
    Entry Title: Comback complete
    Entry Credit: Justin Scacco
    Judge Comment: Good photos, interesting topic. Liked the quotes chosen for the story as well.