First place: Robin Chan, Cohasset Mariner
This is exceptional documentary photojournalism that is executed quite well and composed perfectly. Versatility across subjects is also great.
Second place: Brandon Watson, Sturgis Journal
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Composition of these photos is wonderful.
Third place: Paul Halfacre, Kirksville Daily Express & News
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Really strong portfolio of sports photography from the sports editor.