2005 College POY Winners List

Tim Gruber, a well-traveled young photojournalist who recently served an internship with the Janesville Gazette is the 2005 WNPA Student Photographer of the Year. Below is the winners list from this years competition.

A winners gallery will appear on WNPAonline.com by April 6

Illustration:

1: Daniel Durtsche – UW LaCrosse – Green is Sexy
2: AJ Maclean – Janesville Gazette – Cell Phones
3:Andrew Hertel – Milwaukee – Retro in the Raw

Sports Feature Single:

1: Tim Gruber – Janesville Gazette, etc. – What a relief
2: Tim Gruber – Janesville Gazette, etc. – Homecoming game
3:Amanda Schwengel – Univerity of Minnesota – Little Brown Jug

Portrait/Personality:

1: Tim Gruber – Janesville Gazette, etc. – Homeless
2: Erin Brethauer – Leader-Telegram – Culture Shock
3: Nancy Sharp Szatkowski – MATC
H; Tim Gruber- Janesville Gazette, etc. – Johnny Appleseed
H: Tim Gruber- Janesville Gazette, etc. – Homeless Man

Sports Action Single:

1: Amanda Schwengel- Univerity of Minnesota – Wrestler
2: Amanda Schwengel- Univerity of Minnesota – Leading Rusher
3: Ben Smidt – Wisconsin State Journal – Hockey
H: Ben Smidt – Wisconsin State Journal – Soccer collision
H: Derek Montgomery – Wisconsin State Journal – Swimmers’ Start
H: Justin Kemp – La Crosse – Fast Start

Pictorial:

1: Tim Gruber- Janesville Gazette, etc. – Pigeon
2: Nancy Sharp Szatkowski – MATC – The Bean
3: Yana Paskova – Freelance – Bird Flu
H: Dustin Safranek – UW Milwaukee – Spring Colors

Feature Single:

1: Tim Gruber- Janesville Gazette, etc. – Santa
2: Tim Gruber- Janesville Gazette, etc. – Mud Swimming
3: Erin Brethauer – Leader Telegram – Santa Claus
H: Erin Brethauer – Leader Telegram – Thrill Seekers
H: Justin Kemp – Freelance – Casting Shadows

General News Single:

1: Erin Brethauer – Leader Telegram – Purple Heart
2: Yana Paskova – Freelance – Pigeons
3: AJ Maclean – Janesville Gazette – Prior Restraint
H: Erin Brethauer – Leader Telegram – Welcome Back Soldier

Spot News:

1: Erin Brethauer – Leader Telegram – car injuries
2: Erin Brethauer- Leader Telegram – stabbing
3: AJ Maclean – Janesville Gazette – Halloween Riot
H: Derek Montgomery – Badger Herald – Sinking Ship

PORTFOLIO:

1: Tim Gruber- Janesville Gazette, etc.
2: Erin Brethauer – Eau Claire
3: Ben Smidt – Waukegan News-Sun

Sports Picture Story:

1: Ben Smidt – Inside Wisconsin Sports – Trevon Hughes
2: Tim Gruber- Janesville Gazette, etc. – Fairfield Green Knights
3: Nathaniel Greenbaum – Daily Cardinal – Ironman Wisconsin

Feature Picture Story:

1: Erin Brethauer – Leader Telegram – Wisconsin’s Hmongs
2: Erin Brethauer – Leader Telegram – School
3: Justin Kemp – Freelance – Counter culture
H: Nancy Sharp Szatkowski – MATC – Tatoo

News Picture Story:

1: Tim Gruber- Janesville Gazette, etc. – Homeless Man
2: Nathaniel Greenbaum – Daily Cardinal – Miffilin Street Party
3: Erin Brethauer – Leader Telegram – Stranded Travelers

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