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SISPA Updates

April 25, 2022

Congratulations to all the SISPA members who medalled at the IHSA State Finals on Friday.

Edwardsville - second place tie in team sweeps!!
Logan Roever, 1st in copy editing, 2nd in headlines
Caspar Dowdy, 3rd in editorial writing, 3rd in newspaper design
Veda Kommineni, 1st in infographics

Rylie Patrick, 1st in editorial cartooning

Maggie Pritts, 5th in news writing
Tara Reynolds, 1st in yearbook caption writing, 2nd in yearbook copy writing
Connor Ryan, 3rd in yearbook double-page design

Alex Price, 2nd in yearbook caption writing
Emma Murphy, 5th place in newspaper design

Kayce Glenn and Paige Mausey, yearbook theme development