Saturday, February 28, Journalism had its best showing in years at the annual regional write-offs at Schurr High School hosted by the Eastern Los Angeles Journalism Education Association.
As a school, we placed first in Newspaper Writing, first in Novice News Writing (Journalism 1 students), and second in the Super Sweepstakes.
In addition, at least 15 students won individual awards.
Novice News (Journalism 1 students)
Freshman Catherine Zhang (3rd place trophy)
Also placing: freshmen Pearl Lian, Emily Kim, Ryan Chae and Sophia Kim
Junior Frances Wu (1st place trophy)
Junior Sarah Markiewicz (3rd place trophy)
Also placing: Junior Yusheng Xia
Senior Emily Leung (2nd place trophy)
Senior Katlyn Lee (3rd place trophy)
Placing in Critical Review:
Junior Lilly Ball
Placing in Editorial:
Senior Sasha Rivera
Sophomore Eric Hong
Senior Joseph Park (2nd place trophy)
Placing was senior Andrew Choi
Senior Emily Wong (2nd place trophy)
Sophomore Michelle Ki (3rd place trophy)