Central New York , Education

Congrats To Our Syracuse Press Club Finalists!

Everyone at NCC News wishes you a Happy National Hug A Newsperson Day!

By NCC News Staff, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)–Newhouse students had another impressive showing again this year for the Syracuse Press Club media contest with 14 student finalists between the college and professional divisions. The winners will be announced on Saturday, May 6, at SPC’s annual awards dinner at Drumlins.

You can see their stories by clicking the titles.

COLLEGE

BEST RADIO SPORTS STORY

NCC News, Tim Scott, “Rally Time for the National Pastime: How Declining Numbers Hurt Youth Baseball

NCC News, Cole Zimmerman, “Breaking Barriers: How the Disabled Community Plays Hockey

BEST RADIO FEATURE STORY

NCC News, Joe Bloss, “The Lost Tapes: How the Cassette Found Its Way Back”

BEST TELEVISION SPORTS STORY

NCC News, Jonathan Gordon, “Syracuse Goalie Overcomes Setback to Become a Star

BEST TELEVISION NEWS STORY

NCC News, Nick Papantonis, “Drug ring busted”

NCC News, Brooke Glatz, “Remembrance Scholar Jamie Weiss Profile

BEST TELEVISION FEATURE STORY

NCC News, Meghan Mistry, “The Bottle Man” Dedicates His Life to Breast Cancer Fundraising

NCC News, Nick Papantonis, “Despite area trend, local manufacturer expands”

BEST MULTIMEDIA STORY

NCC News, Broadcast Journalism Masters Students 2016-17, “Syracuse Black Lives Matter Protest Stays Peaceful

The NewsHouse, The Dome 35 Team, “Dome 35: The Legend and Future of Syracuse’s Carrier Dome

PROFESSIONAL

SPORTS STORY
WAER-FM, Jared Barton, “The Reformation of the Big East”

WAER-FM, Dan Silverman, “Legacy of Pearl Washington & Syracuse Basketball”

SPORTS SHOW
WAER-FM, Marco Socci, Michael Tricarico, Jared Barton and Sean Salisbury, “Countdown to Kickoff: Syracuse vs. Virginia”

WAER-FM, William Wheeler, Chris Polera, Andrew Carter, Noah Wolfe, “WAER’s Sportsnight Reflects on the World Series”