Student publication earns two best-in-state honors, 22 additional awards
The Arizona Newspapers Association named The Roundup the “Best High School Newspaper” in the state at their annual awards reception Oct. 15.
The Roundup earned the first place recognition in the High School Newspaper/Large School Division category. The professional contest was sponsored by the ANA and the Arizona Associated Press Managing Editors.
In a separate contest in September, The Roundup also won first place in the Arizona Interscholastic Press Association’s Fall 2011 General Excellence Award.
Along with this award, The Roundup staff garnered 22 additional honors across a spectrum of categories, including a “Superior” award for their “Soul of Brophy” multimedia package, and second place for Online General Excellence.
Click here for a list of all AIPA winners. Awards were given for Superior, Excellent and Honorable Mention.