Fri. May 24th, 2019

The Cardinal wins 24 awards at Louisville SPJ awards

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The Louisville Cardinal took home some hardware last Thursday at the Louisville Metro Society of Professional Journalists’ annual banquet.

The Cardinal took home 24 awards, a record-breaking number for the paper and more than double the number won last year.

Here’s a list of what Cardinal staffers won. For a full list, visit the SPJ Louisville website here. All awards were in the college division.


-Best Overall Design – First Place – Sarah Rohleder and Olivia Krauth

-Front Page Layout – First Place – Sarah Rohleder, Jacob Abrahamson and Olivia Krauth

-Graphic Illustration – Third Place – Jared Wagner

-Informational Graphic – Third Place – Megg Ward

-Informational Graphic – First Place – Jacob Abrahamson

-Sports Page Layout – Third Place – Noah Allison

-Sports Page Layout – First Place – Noah Allison

-Feature story – Third Place – Maggie Little

-Review – First Place – Sarah Rohleder

-News story – Second Place – Kyeland Jackson, Sarah Rohleder and Ben Spicer

-Commentary – Second Place – Olivia Krauth

-Editorial – Second Place – Nick Amon

-Editorial Cartoon – First Place – Madeline Weiner

-Sports Column – First Place – Sam Draut

-News Photo  – Second Place – Wade Morgen

-News Photo – First Place – Wade Morgen

-Photo Story – Second Place – Rachel Essa

-Photo Story – First Place – Austin Lassell

-Sports Photo – Second Place – Austin Lassell

-Sports Photo – First Place – Austin Lassell

-Sports Feature Story – Third Place – Sam Draut

-Sports Game Story – Second Place – Sam Draut

-Sports Game Story – First Place – Sam Draut

-Overall Website – Second Place – Olivia Krauth

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