Alyssa StoneWicked Local
Bernard BraultLa Presse
Michael G. SeamansMorning Sentinel
Sports Action was a weaker category this time around. Numerous submissions just missed on timing or lacked a facial connection. A multiple-image rodeo submission rose to the top quickly but only won by one vote over the second place image in tight voting.
Judges: Vasha Hunt/AL.com/Birmingham News, Dan Melograna/Freelance, Laura Chramer/Freelance