Yearbook, Newspaper, and Website take top honors at MHSPA convention

The Hoofprint newspaper continued to develop a tradition of excellence to match the Tatanka yearbook’s with its third consecutive All-State Gold award at the Minnesota High School Press Association convention held October 12 at the University of Minnesota. In addition to the Hoofprint’s award, hoofprint.net took first in Website General Exellence and All-State Gold for the second consecutive year. The Tatanka Yearbook had an impressive showing, as well. In addition to taking All-State Silver and winning first in teme concept and design, our students won more individual awards than any other school at the convention.

Individual awards are listed below.

Hoofprint.net – All State Gold and First Place in General Excellence

The Hoofprint – All State Gold

Tatanka yearbook – Second Place Best in Show and All State Silver

Multimedia:

Matt Blizel – First Place Multimedia Package

Yearbook Awards:

Nina Downer & Sarah Oliver – First Place for Yearbook Sports Copy

Nick Weeks – Third Place for Yearbook Sports Copy

Minnie Ostvig – Third Place for Theme Copy

Emily Anderson – Third Place for Academic Copy

Abby Rausch – Second Place for Yearbook Feature Copy

Joel Morehouse – First Place for Yearbook Feature Photo

Dan Hanson – Second Place for Yearbook Feature Photo

Dan Hanson – Second Place for Yearbook Sports Photo

Monica Shoberg – Second Place for Yearbook Spread Design

Newspaper Awards:

Maggie O’Donell – Second Place for Newspaper Sports Photo

Beth Leipholtz – First place for Newspaper Sports Story

Joel Morehouse – Honorable Mention and Third Place for Page One Design

Nate Spanier – Second Place for Newspaper News Story

Joel Morehouse – First Place for Newspaper Feature Photo

Dan Hanson -Honorable Mention for Newspaper Feature Photo