Knight Errant Students Earn Journalism Recognition

Knight Errant Students Earn Journalism Recognition

Each year, Knight Errant students in BSM’s journalism department compile their best articles, digital stories, and spreads which they have published throughout the course of the year, and they submit them for consideration of the Minnesota High School Press Association (MHSPA), National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA), and Colombia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA). The 2019-2020 results are in, and Red Knights have been honored with a slew of well-deserved awards!

Congratulations to all Knight Errant writers, designers, and editors. The Knight Errant, as a whole, won the following awards:

  • All-State Gold for the website
  • All-State Gold for the magazine
  • All-State Silver for the print edition of the newspaper

Congratulations to the following Red Knights for receiving individual recognition:

  • 2020 MHSPA Newsmagazine Spread Design – 1st Place – Emily Barron, Flint Frohman, Blake Mesenberg, Alice Petty  
  • 2020 MHSPA Photo Illustration – 1st Place – Jack Shields
  • 2020 CSPA Cover Design for General or Feature Magazine – Gold Circle 2nd Place – Emily Barron
  • 2020 MHSPA Newsmagazine Feature Story – 4th Place – Seamus Foley, Andrew Lyons, Alice Petty
  • 2020 NSPA Digital Story of the Year, Blog – 4th Place – Mia Rheineck
  • 2020 CSPA Typography – Gold Circle Certificate of Merit – Emily Barron
  • 2020 NSPA Digital Story of the Year, Podcast – Honorable Mention – Keegan Gustafson
  • 2020 NSPA Digital Story of the Year, Sports Story – Honorable Mention – 2019 Sports Writing Class

Red Knights compete with thousands of submissions across the state and country to earn these awards. We are #BSMproud of all our Knight Errant contributors and everything these talented individuals have accomplished!