Stephen F. Austin High School

Maroon News Students Perform Well at UIL

Interscholastic League Press Conference with UIL at the State Level

  • MAROON NEWS print overall: The Maroon News was awarded the Award of Distinguished Merit - The association's highest rating. 

Individual awards:

  • Kyra Hernandez, Feature Story, 3rd place
  • Miranda Gershoni & Nicolas Aragon- Maresca, Feature Story, Honorable Mention
  • Audrey Ashburn, Photo Story (Layout and Photos), 2nd place
  • Violet Frolich, Personal opinion column, 2nd place
  • Amity Hibler and Anna Arocha, Computer Art, 3rd place
  • Victoria Diaz, Sports page design, HB
  • Alexandra Currie-Buckner, News page design, 2nd place
  • Mary Blanchard, News photo, 3rd place
  • Kyra Hernandez, Nameplate/Folio, 2nd place


  • MAROON NEWS online overall: The online edition of The Maroon News was awarded the Award of Achievement - The association's second-highest rating, and Home Page Design, 1st place

Individual awards:

  • Victoria Diaz & Ellie Felts, News writing, 2nd place
  • Kyra Hernandez, Sports News, HM
  • Elias Huerta, Sports Feature, 3rd place
  • Violet Frohlich & Ian Smith, Multimedia Package, 1st place
  • Victoria Diaz & Reagan Jackson, Multimedia Package, 2nd place
  • Sadira Alvarado, Social Media Coverage, 1st place