Journalism and Yearbook staffs earn state runner-up

The Pius X journalism and yearbook students earned second place in the NSAA State Journalism competition! This is the highest Pius X has finished at the NSAA State Journalism contest since it began in the 1970s.

The cover of the Yearbook

Here are the individual medalists:

Addie O’Meara – CHAMPION – Newspaper Column Writing

Brenna Mazour – 8th – Newspaper Column Writing

Elle Marroquin – 4th – Editorial Cartooning

Emma Cassidy – 6th – Editorial Cartooning

Maddie Ames – 8th – Headline Writing

Meredith Gamet – 3rd – Newspaper Feature Writing

Lucy Koenig – 4th – Newspaper Feature Writing

Abbie Russman – 5th – Newspaper News Writing

Brenna Mazour – 7th – Newspaper Sports Feature Writing

Stacie Thompson – CHAMPION – Sports News Writing

Maddie Ames – Runner-Up – Sports News Writing

Olivia Nelson – 3rd – Yearbook Feature Writing

Jennifer Martinez – 4th – Yearbook Feature Writing

Emily Martinez – 5th – Yearbook Feature Writing

Molly Whitehead – CHAMPION – Yearbook Sports Feature Writing

Olivia Nelson – 5th – Yearbook Sports Feature Writing

Kara Owens – 5th – Yearbook Theme Copy Writing

Meredith Gamet & Maddie Ames – 7th – In-Depth Newspaper Coverage

Meredith Gamet – 6th – Newspaper Layout

Olivia Nelson – 6th – Photo/Artistic Illustration

Emily Martinez – Runner-Up – Sports/Action Photography

Kara Owens – Runner-Up – Yearbook Layout