Associate Division II

ASSOCIATE – DIVISION II

Associate Division II – Print / Online

Print / Online - Best Sports Photo (Combined with ADI)
First Place
Kevin Johnson
The Seminole Tribune
American Heritage wins Class 6A state championship

Second Place
Kevin Johnson
The Seminole Tribune
Seminole Teams Soar At NAYO Basketball Tournament

Third Place
Justus Caudell
Tribal Tribune
Romero pin

Print / Online - Best Sports Story (Combined with ADI)
First Place
Kevin Johnson
The Seminole Tribune
Offering The Art of Jujitsu, And Much More

Second Place
Kevin Johnson
The Seminole Tribune
Gore Thrives as Haskell’s Top Player

Third Place
Valerie Niehaus
Potawatomi Traveling Times
Fight Night Comes to Forest County

Print / Online - Best Feature Photo (Combined with ADI)
First Place
Serena Carpenter
MSU Journalism News
Wasson of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa in Harbor Springs, MI

Second Place
Justus Caudell
Tribal Tribune
Camas clutch

Third Place
Beverly Bidney
The Seminole Tribune
Thomlynn Billie sheds a tear being named Jr. Miss Florida Seminole

Print / Online - Best Feature Story 
First Place
Jessica McBride
Muscogee Nation News
Muscogee (Creek) citizen competes in transplant games

Second Place
Wil Phinney
Confederated Umatilla Journal
Burnside’s passing leaves language legacy, but community loses ‘women’s perspective’

Third Place
Jessica McBride
Muscogee Nation News
Survivors share stories of loss, grief and hope

Print / Online - Best News Photo (Combined with ADIII)
First Place
Cliff Matias
Indian Country Today Media Network
5th Ave became Native

Second Place
Michelle Alaimo
Smoke Signals
Tribe honors this year’s first salmon

Third Place
Wil Phinney
Confederated Umatilla Journal
Hawk visits NGC

Print / Online - Best News Story
First Place
Wil Phinney
Confederated Umatilla Journal
NCS coaches say student-athletes 'profiled' for random drug testing

Second Place
Wil Phinney
Confederated Umatilla Journal
TERO training Indians with skills and putting them to work

Third Place
Wil Phinney
Confederated Umatilla Journal
Survey results likely to show ‘muck’ of CTUIR health

Print / Online - Best Photo of Native America (Combined with ADI)
First Place
Justus Caudell
Tribal Tribune
Standing Rock

Second Place
Beverly Bidney
The Seminole Tribune
Dancer holds toddler in his arms

Third Place
Beverly Bidney
The Seminole Tribune
Longest Walk 5 reaches Washington

Print / Online - Best Environmental Coverage (Combined with ADI)
First Place
Jessica McBride
Muscogee Nation News
Nation builds bird island in river near Margaritaville

Second Place
Beverly Bidney
The Sminole Tribune 
ERMD balances needs of wildlife and community on reservations

Third Place
Wil Phinney
Confederated Umatilla Journal
Lamprey return to Lookingglass Creek

Print / Online - Best Coverage of Native America
First Place
Dean Rhodes
Smoke Signals
On the rocks

Second Place
Dean Rhodes
Smoke Signals
General Council debates mascot issue

Third Place
Honey Caranzo
Muscogee Nation News
MCN shows support for Standing Rock