Ken McGaghMetroWest Daily News
Terry PiersonThe Press-Enterprise
Josh ClarkMarshfield News Herald
While it suffers technically, First place shows peak emotion photographers hope for at tournaments. Second place is everything one wants in a sports feature clean background, great expression and the pom poms are hilarious. Third also has a great reaction but needed to be cropped tighter. The high quality of images created quite a bit of conversation between the judges.
Judges: Caroline E. Couig/Freelance Photo Editor, Bradley E. Clift/Freelance