Recent Recognition


Student Keystone Press Awards (State Competition):

  • Website Honorable Mention – Co-Editors-in-Chief Tyler Hillard, Morgan Mansfield and Webmaster Seth Anderson
  • Second Place Ongoing News Coverage – Seth Anderson, Carissa Zawiski, Kaelin Hughes and Madison Welsted
  • Feature Photo Honorable Mention – Olivia Martin (Blue Ridge Backyard Blog)


Tom Bigler Conference:

  • Second Place Online Layout and Design – Co-Editors-in-Chief Morgan Mansfield and Allyssa Johnson and Web Master Daniel Tierney
  • Opinion/Editorial Honorable Mention – Kaelin Hughes
  • Second Place Sports Video/Photography – Tyler Hillard
  • Sports News/Feature Honorable Mention – Tyler Hillard


Tom Bigler Conference:

  • First Place Online Layout and Design – Co-Editors-in-Chief Li Ling Lee and Jessica Marvin and Web Master Daniel Tierney.
  • First Place News/Feature Video and Photography – Jessica Marvin
  • Opinion/Editorial Honorable Mention – Jessica Marvin
  • First Place Documentary/Broadcast – Li Ling Lee
  • Best Overall Journalism – Raider Reader


Tom Bigler Conference:

  • First Place Editorial Writing – Nicole Swisher
  • Second Place Video – Cole Auckland, Travis Hickling, and Charlie Randall


Tom Bigler Conference:

  • First Place Sports Photography and Video
  • Second Place News Writing
  • Second Place Feature Writing


Tom Bigler Conference:

  • Social Justice and the First Amendment Award (Raider Reader staff)
  • First Place Feature Writing
  • Second Place News Writing
  • Journalist-of-the-Year – Cayli Allen
  • Best Online Edition
  • Advisor-of-the-Year – Kimberly Davenport

Pennsylvania School Boards Association:

  • State-Wide Recognition for Excellence in Online News (Raider Reader staff)