April 14, 2014 / News & Notes

Seven Walsworth yearbooks place in Best of Show at San Diego JEA/NSPA

Written by Idea File Staff

Overland Park, Kan. (April 14, 2014) – Seven yearbooks printed by Walsworth Yearbooks placed in the Best of Show contest this past weekend at the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention in San Diego.

In the Yearbook 224 or Fewer Pages category, four yearbooks printed by Walsworth placed, led by Hoofbeats from Burges High School in El Paso, Texas, which finished first. Wings from Arrowhead Christian Academy in Redlands, Calif., finished second; while The Ayrie from Liberty North High School in Liberty, Mo., finished fifth, and Talon from Andress High School in El Paso, Texas, finished eighth.

Two Walsworth yearbooks placed second in their categories. Decamhian from Del Campo High School in Fair Oaks, Calif., placed second in Yearbook 275-324 Pages, while The Scrapbook from Westfield Middle School placed second in the Junior High Yearbook category.

In the largest book category, for 325+ Pages, Lair from Shawnee Mission Northwest High School in Shawnee, Kan., placed third.

The full list of Best of Show yearbook winners can be found below:

Junior High Yearbook
1. Surfer, Coronado Middle School, Coronado, Calif.
2. The Scrapbook, Westfield Middle School, Westfield, Ind.
3. Jamboree, Toby Johnson Middle School, Elk Grove, Calif.
4. The Prowl, Powell Middle School, Littleton, Colo.
5. Prowler, Pioneer Middle School, Tustin, Calif.
6. Eagle Eye View, Sierra Middle School, Parker, Colo.
7. Imprints, Mesa Middle School, Castle Rock, Colo.

Yearbook 325 or More Pages
1. Indian, Shawnee Mission North High School, Overland Park, Kan.
2. Etruscan, Glenbrook South High School, Glenview, Ill.
3. Lair, Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, Shawnee, Kan.
4. Hauberk, Shawnee Mission East High School, Prairie Village, Kan.
5. El Paisano, Westlake High School, Austin, Texas
6. Crimson, duPont Manual High School, Louisville, Ky.
7. Cayuse, Walnut High School, Walnut, Calif.
8. Odyssey, Poway High School, Poway, Calif.
9. The Image, Dos Pueblos High School, Goleta, Calif.
10. The Northerner, North Central High School, Indianapolis

Yearbook 275-324 Pages
1. Excalibur, Francis Howell North High School, St. Charles, Mo.
2. Decamhian, Del Campo High School, Fair Oaks, Calif.
3. Summit, Smoky Hill High School, Aurora, Colo.
4. Lion’s Roar, Christ Presbyterian Academy, Nashville, Tenn.
5. Heritage, Horizon High School, Scottsdale, Ariz.
6. Tonitrus, Rocklin High School, Rocklin, Calif.
7. Log, Columbus North High School, Columbus, Ind.
8. Wingspan, James C. Enochs High School, Modesto, Calif.
9. Pilot, Redondo Union High School, Redondo Beach, Calif.
10. Howelltonian, Francis Howell High School, St. Charles, Mo.

Yearbook 225-274 Pages
1. The Lion, McKinney High School, McKinney, Texas
2. Details, Whitney High School, Rocklin, Calif.
3. Freebird, South Lakes High School, Reston, Va.
4. Equus, Dobson High School, Mesa, Ariz.
5. The JAG, Mill Valley High School, Shawnee, Kan.
6. The Claw, Arvada West High School, Arvada, Colo.
7. Rampages, Casa Roble High School, Orangevale, Calif.
8. Roundup, Great Falls High School, Great Falls, Mont.
9. Apex, Joseph Gregori High School, Modesto, Calif.
10. Reflections, Brighton High School, Brighton, Colo.

Yearbook 224 or Fewer Pages
1. Hoofbeats, Burges High School, El Paso, Texas
2. Wings, Arrowhead Christian Academy, Redlands, Calif.
3. Westwind, Lewis-Palmer High School, Monument, Colo.
4. Replay, Rouse High School, Leander, Texas
5. The Ayrie, Liberty North High School, Liberty, Mo.
6. Courier, Boise High School, Boise, Idaho
7. Daedalus, Northeastern High School, Manchester, Pa.
8. Talon, Andress High School, El Paso, Texas
9. Longhorns, Legacy High School, North Las Vegas
10. Excalibur, Higley High School, Gilbert, Ariz.

Idea File Staff

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