Student journalists place high in national writing competition

April 29, 2019
student journalists holding awards
Student journalists from the SAHS Pony Express newspaper attended the National High School Journalism Convention in Anaheim, California last week. The National Scholastic Press Association/Journalism Education Association convention is the largest gathering of student journalists in the country.
More than 1,200 students competed in this year’s write-off contest. Stillwater had 5 students place with high honors.

Congratulations to:

  • Emma Polucha (Superior News Writing)
  • Lilly Sample (Superior Editorial writing)
  • Hazel Flock (Excellent Review Writing)
  • Gavan Townsend (Honorable Mention Commentary Writing)
  • John Franklin (Honorable Mention Copy Editing and Headline Writing)