Stephen LanavaWorcester Telegram & Gazette
Sean D. ElliotThe Day
Bernard BraultLa Presse
Jenna Watson/The Indianapolis Star, Robert Scheer/The Indianapolis Star, Grace Hollars/The Indianapolis Star, Joe Tamborello/The Indianapolis Star
In first place, this boxing shot is difficult to get, and considering caption, this is best peak action, storytelling image in category. For second place, this is a clean hurdle shot done almost as well as it can be. Judges were immediately drawn to third place golf image, technically imperfect but a fun in-between moment from a common scenario.