Journalism Day Awards

Park Hill School District Journalism Students Win State Awards
This is the image for the news article titled Park Hill School District Journalism Students Win State AwardsPark Hill School District students on the newspaper, yearbook and broadcast staffs at both high schools brought home awards from the Missouri Interscholastic Press Association’s Journalism Day 2015, held at the University of Missouri-Columbia April 8.

PARK HILL SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL

All-Missouri awards:
• “The View” staff, overall newsmagazine
• Emma Ehlers, senior, newspaper diversity reporting
• Kyle Vanice, senior, newspaper double page spread
• Erin Stump, senior, newspaper feature writing
• Hannah Warman, senior, yearbook news photography
• Sophie Hardin, junior, yearbook organizations photography
• Hope Mayo, senior, news story long form
• Ashton Dittmer, junior, news story long form
• Brittany Coffey, senior, news story long form and human interest feature story
• Connor Hills, senior, sports feature story
• Shaefer Schuetz, senior, sports feature story and news story short form
• Kasey Barr, senior, human interest feature story

Superior Awards:
• “South Side Scoop” staff, overall newscast
• Lauren Powers, senior, overall theme, theme/concept and opening copy, and yearbook sports photography
• Courtney Quinn, senior, overall theme, theme/concept and opening copy
• Kyle Vanice, senior, overall theme, theme/concept and opening copy, yearbook organizations design, yearbook sports design, and yearbook student life design
• Hannah Warman, senior, overall theme, theme/concept and opening copy
• Rilie Barnes, junior, yearbook overall coverage
• Maddie Anderson, sophomore, yearbook overall coverage and yearbook organizations reporting
• Lauren Garrett, junior, yearbook diversity reporting
• Alexa Bowman, junior, yearbook diversity reporting
• Alex Rothers, junior, newspaper diversity reporting, newspaper in-depth article and newspaper feature story
• Sophie Hardin, junior, yearbook organizations photo
• Andres Acosta, senior, newspaper diversity reporting
• Nick Claassen, junior, newspaper sports writing
• Erin Stump, senior, newspaper diversity reporting
• Carrigan Mings, junior, show opening
• Brittany Coffey, senior, sports feature story

Excellent Awards:
• Abby Cogswell, junior, yearbook organizations photo and yearbook overall coverage
• Emily Walker, senior, yearbook overall coverage
• Heather Bly, senior, yearbook overall coverage and yearbook organizations photography
• Alexa Bowman, junior, yearbook overall coverage
• Hannah Carlson, junior, yearbook overall coverage
• Sophie Hardin, junior, yearbook overall coverage
• Lauren Garrett, junior, sports reporting
• Kirk Kemble, junior, sports reporting
• Dani Proffitt, junior, yearbook academic reporting
• Tehya Eno, junior, sports reporting
• Jenna Engle, junior, sports reporting, sports action photography and sports feature photography
• Vivian Brockman, junior, newspaper single-page design and photo illustration
• Shelby Erskine, senior, newspaper sports writing
• Kyle Vanice, senior, yearbook academic design
• Patrick Robey, senior, newspaper in-depth reporting
• Aliza Russell, junior, newspaper in-depth reporting
• Emma Ehlers, senior, newspaper feature writing
• Kelsi Jones, senior, yearbook student life reporting
• Shaefer Schuetz, senior, coverage of a sports event
• Connor Hills, senior, coverage of a sports event
• Tyler Espinosa, junior, coverage of a sports event
• Kyle Sims, junior, coverage of a sports event
• Carrigan Mings, junior, coverage of a sports event
• Kenneth Grubb, senior, coverage of a sports event
• Cole Ford, junior, coverage of a sports event
• Kenneth Grubb, senior, show opening


PARK HILL HIGH SCHOOL

All-Missouri Awards:
• “Troyian” staff, yearbook large high schools
• Jordan Elder, junior, human interest feature story, PSA and show opening
• Bailey Waddell, junior, student life design
• Matt Eblen, senior, sports writing

Superior Awards:
• “Trojan TV News” staff, overall newscast
• Kara Strickland, senior, sports feature story
• Hannah Ericksen, junior, human interest feature story
• Jordan Evans, junior, news story long form
• Olivia Daley, junior, news story long form
• Haylie Ridenhour, senior, commercial
• Jocelyn Weyer, senior, commercial
• Amanda Battmer, senior, feature story
• Delaney Noland, sophomore, feature story
• Hattie Saltzman, senior, feature story
• Matt Eblen, senior, feature story
• Gabrielle Welsh, senior, academic design, sports design and student life design
• Abi Tripp, junior, sports design

Excellent Awards:
• Haylie Ridenhour, senior, coverage of a sports event
• Jordan Evans, junior, coverage of a sports event
• Cody Bottorff, senior, coverage of a sports event
• Drake Heathman, junior, coverage of a sports event
• Blake Sharp, senior, coverage of a sports event
• Jacob Blair, sophomore, coverage of a sports event
• Jocelyn Weyer, senior, coverage of a sports event
• Chelsea Osei, senior, sports feature story
• Ally Buchberg, junior, double-page design and single-page design
• Matt Eblen, senior, single-page design
• Derek Reynolds, junior, academic design

The broadcast teacher for both high schools is Justin Ford. The yearbook and newspaper teachers are Sally Beran from PHHS and Megan Palmer from Park Hill South.