2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

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

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Desert Sun
    Entry Title: Desert Sun: Aztec celebration
    Entry Credit: Andy Abeyta
    Judge Comment: This captures a great moment of jubilation. I think it might have been cropped a touch too tightly, but it still gives you a window into what feels like a behind-the-scenes moment with a team.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Press Democrat
    Entry Title: Giants Fall
    Entry Credit: Kent Porter
    Judge Comment: This was a nicely framed moment that captured the emotions of players after a loss.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Fresno Bee
    Entry Title: Bullard beats Bakersfield for DII title
    Entry Credit: Craig Kohlruss
    Judge Comment: This feels just a touch loose in its framing and leaves the eye looking in a lot of different directions.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Desert Sun
    Entry Title: Desert Sun: ANA champion celebrates
    Entry Credit: Jay Calderon
    Judge Comment: None