The Lariat was named the best student news publication at the Sun Sentinel High School Journalism Awards on Monday, May 16.
The awards were held at Nova Southeastern University’s Miniaci Performing Arts Center and honored the best student journalists and publications in Broward County.
The Lariat won 18 awards, including 10 first place awards, for it’s work this year. This year was also the first year The Lariat won the top award, First Place – Best Overall.
1st Place – Best Overall
1st Place – Most Improved
1st Place- Best Web Content
1st Place – Best Web Design
1st Place – Best Web Dynamics
1st Place – News Writer – Beatrice Dupuy
1st Place – Features Writer – Kayla Lokeinsky
1st Place – Entertainment Section
1st Place – Entertainment Writer – Jack Brady
1st Place – Photographer – Alexandra Levinson
2nd Place – Sports Section
2nd Place – Entertainment Writer – Alyssa Fisher
2nd Place – Photographer – Kayla Lokeinsky
2nd Place – Print Layout/Design – Kristie Cordon
3rd Place – Features Writer – Sarah Roussell
Honorable Mention – Features Section
Honorable Mention – Features Writer – Rachel Sharpe
Staffer of the Year – Kayla Lokeinsky