2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Profile Story ( Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: John Murphy
    Entry Title: Broncos bucking under feisty Tyree
    Entry Credit: John Murphy
    Judge Comment: Great writing and style. Kudos to the writer for taking risks in the approach to this piece, which result in a fantastic, engaging read.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Comstock's Magazine
    Entry Title: Career Detour
    Entry Credit: Marcus Crowder
    Judge Comment: Great reporting and writing about an interesting, timely subject. It was a profile coupled with a public affairs piece, which made for a good time.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: San Clemente Times
    Entry Title: Former Firefighter Recounts Experience Assisting First Responders at Ground Zero
    Entry Credit: Shawn Raymundo
    Judge Comment: Great writing and details with careful attention to quotes and context.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: After Five: The North State Magazine
    Entry Title: Ant-Man 3 Screenwriter Jeff Loveness
    Entry Credit: Jon Lewis, Ron Harrington
    Judge Comment: Nice writing and details about a interesting topic with a great local tie.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Tracy Press
    Entry Title: West alumnus lands big role in Lifetime movie
    Entry Credit: Brianna Guillory
    Judge Comment: Nice, fun look at a local boy making it big.