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2013 state journalism competition will have Ellis County flair

4/4/2013

Following are Ellis County's state qualifiers for next month's Kansas Scholastic Press Association contest at Lawrence.

Hays High (Class 5A-6A)

Seniors

Ashly Arthur -- honorable mention, feature writing; Delphine Burns -- third, editorial writing; Kylee Filley -- HM, yearbook layout; Kendahl Garrett -- second, sports photography; HM, student life photography; Kellen Griffin -- HM, newspaper design; HM, yearbook sportswriting; Connor Hess -- second, editing; second, editorial writing; Maddie Peters -- first, student life; third, sports photo; Leisha Sadler -- third, editorial cartoon; third, infographics; HM, photo illustration; Anna Shippy -- first, editing; first, feature writing; first, headline writing; third, advertising.

Juniors

Sana Cheema, yearbook layout; Paige Coffman, infographics; Rachel Moravek, editorial cartoon; Jessica Stoecklein, cutline writing; Aislinn Walters, headline writing; Olivia Wiesner, academics photography. (honorable mentions)

Thomas More Prep-Marian (Class 3A-4A)

Jena Ernsting, jr., second, editorial writing; HM, advertising; HM, photo illustration; Claire Hsiao, sr., HM, editorial cartoon; Drew Kingsbury, soph., second, newspaper sports writing; Jin Lim, sr., HM, academics photography; Lexie Wasinger, jr., first, yearbook sports writing; first, cutline writing; HM, headline writing.

Ellis (Class 1A-2A)

Thatcher Brown, sr., second, student photography; HM cutline writing; Dani Hausler, soph., HM, headline writing; Sarah Henman, soph., first, yearbook layout; Regan Krause, jr., HM, academics photography; Luke Lohrmeyer, sr., HM, academics photography; HM, yearbook sports writing; HM, sports photography; Alexis Mattheyer, soph.-Brianna LaBarge, soph., third, theme development; Sarah Mick, soph., first, yearbook copy writing; John Ramirez, soph., HM, editorial writing; Olivia Reiter, soph., third, editing; Christen Spinelli, jr., first, feature writing; HM, news writing.