Kristin MurphyDeseret News
Marc LesterAlaska Dispatch News
Alan BernerThe Seattle Times
There were man multiple photo entries in this category that didn't make the cut, but had one or two photos that would have been competitive on their own as singles. The winners stood out based on energy and visual impact, edging out a few nice moments that just weren't quite clean enough.
Judges: Tony Gutierrez/Associated Press, Mat Otero/Associated Press, Smiley Pool/The Dallas Morning News