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.