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2020 Story of the Year winners

The Missouri Journalism Education Association is pleased to announce the 2019-2020 Story of the Year winners.

These students submitted impressive pieces of work from this school year that were selected as the winners by a highly-qualified judging team. This is a wonderful honor for all the students and the schools they represent and are indicative of the high quality of their publications programs.

The MJEA Individual Student awards were designed to honor the very best in student writing, photography, design and video storytelling in Missouri by selecting one winner in each category. 

YEARBOOK FEATURE STORY OF THE YEAR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winner: Hugh Kibera of Francis Howell North High School has been named winner of the Yearbook Feature Story of the Year contest. His story is above.

Finalists: The team of Jennifer Aguilar and Maddyson Berg of Raymore-Peculiar High School have been named a finalist in the Yearbook Feature Story of the Year contest.

YEARBOOK SPORTS STORY OF THE YEAR

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winner: Fiona Ferguson of Ladue Horton Watkins High School has been named winner of the Yearbook Sports Story contest. Her story is above.

Finalists: Emma Schoeller of Willard High School has been named a finalist in the Yearbook Sports Story contest.

NEWS STORY OF THE YEAR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winner: The team of Alex Fu and Sydney Crump of Ladue Horton Watkins High School and the team of Waha Siddiqui and Mansi Mamidi of Marquette High School have been named winners of the News Story of the Year contest. Their story is above.

Finalists: The team of Lila Taylor, Vivan Chen and James Malone of Clayton High School have been named finalists in the News Story of the Year contest.

FEATURE STORY OF THE YEAR

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Winner: Lauren Ulrich of Rolla High School and Kayla Carpenter of Lafayette have been named winners of the Feature Story of the Year contest. Their stories are above.

Finalists: Susie Seidel of Parkway West High School has been named a finalist in the Feature Story of the Year contest.

IN-DEPTH STORY OF THE YEAR

 

 

 

 

Winner: Emily Hood of Francis Howell North High School and the team of Grace Snelling, Lila Taylor, Sara Stemmler, Michael Mellinger and Margy Mooney of Clayton High School have been named winner of the In-Depth Story of the Year contest. Their stories are above.

Finalists: The team of Chloe Baker and Sarah Locke of Lafayette High School and Anna Carroll of Francis Howell Central have been named finalists in the In-Depth Story of the Year contest.

SPORTS STORY OF THE YEAR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winner: Kayla Reyes of Francis Howell Central High School and Natalie Walsh of Francis Howell Central have been named winners of the Sports Story of the Year contest. Their stories are above.

Finalists: Hugh Chan of Ladue Horton Watkins High School has been named a finalist in the Sports Story of the Year contest.

OPINION STORY OF THE YEAR

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winner: Kierigan McEvoy of Francis Howell Central High School has been named winner of the Opinion Story of the Year contest. Her story is above.

Finalists: Olivia Silvey of Kirkwood High School and the team of Kavya Jain and Marta Mieze of Marquette High School have been named finalists in the Opinion Story of the Year contest.

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2020 Story of the Year winners