The KAHS radio station recently competed in the tenth annual Washington State High School Radio Awards, held in Gig Harbor at Peninsula High School.

Aberdeen High School’s very own student-led radio station took third in Overall Excellence and walking away with one individual state title.

Trace Christensen, Zach Miller and Michaela Leach were recognized for their parody of a play-by-play of the junior-senior prom as state champions in the hotly contested Public Affairs category. Others winning awards were;


Second Placers –

Best Team Newscast – Zack Volkert, Zach Miller, Michaela Leach

Best PSA Campaign – Colby Haviland

Best PSA – Bryson Grenier


Third Placers –

Best Individual Newscast – Baily Harper

Best Team Newscast – Eric Galeana, Baily Harper, Colby Haviland

Best News Feature – Zack Volkert

Best Commentary – Colby Haviland

Best PSA Campaign – Bryson Grenier


Placing ahead of the KAHS was Mercer Island’s KMIH and Nathan Hale’s KNHC.