Syracuse Media Group wins 8 awards from New York state publishers
Albany, NY — Syracuse Media Group won eight first-place awards Wednesday night in the annual New York News Publishers Association contest, more than any other news organization in its circulation category.
The work — featured at Syracuse.com and in The Post-Standard — was entered in the 50,000-175,000 newspaper circulation category. The winners:
This page, designed by Tom Schmitt, took a first-place award for Page Design/Presentation.
Sports Coverage: The staff for round-the-clock coverage of the sold-out SU-Duke game at the Carrier Dome. In photos, videos, and stories, the staff covered every angle before, during and after the game on Feb. 1, 2014.
Page Design/Presentation: Tom Schmitt. Schmitt designed The Post-Standard’s front page on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, showcasing the SU-Duke game. The presentation featured a headline with the sold-out attendance of 35,446.
Feature Photography: Kevin Rivoli. His photo titled, “A kiss for dad the graduate,” showed Wayne Devendorf with 2-year-old Katie at his Cayuga Community College commencement.