Staff brings home NISPA Golden Eagle award


Hannah Kopek, Sports Editor

The Fielder staff earned a best in class trophy at the Northern Interscholastic Press Association (NISPA) conference today. The last time the team won this honor was 2010. The team also brought home a Golden Eagle Award, the highest award for overall excellence. Individually, writers won the following awards:

Blue Ribbon Awards:

Hannah Darbro, senior – Breaking News and Video

Hannah Kopek, junior – Editorial Cartooning and Photo Gallery

Iris Wright, senior – Feature and Team In-Depth

Elizabeth Hsieh, senior – Team In-Depth

Dayanara Miranda, junior – Team In-Depth

Abbey Dissette, senior – Review writing and Advertising

Honorable Mention awards:

Abby Blazevic, junior – Editorial writing

Hannah Kopek, junior – Column writing

Carter Day, senior – Sports writing

Elizabeth Hsieh, senior – Graphic Design