Brophy student newspaper brings home multiple awards

Nick Park's award-winning photo. (submitted photo)

Nick Park’s award-winning photo. (submitted photo)

The Arizona Interscholastic Press Association awarded Brophy College Preparatory’s student newspaper, The Roundup, first place in its 2015 Newspaper General Excellence contest as well as first place in its 2015 Multimedia General Excellence contest.

The AIPA, the state’s largest scholastic press organization, announced the honors at its annual journalism convention Oct. 27 at Arizona State University.

In addition to the more than 30 awards received by the Brophy student news staff, Brophy alumnus Nick Park ‘15 received a Superior Award in News, Feature or Sports Photo for ”Community remembers Fr. Olivier with student ‘honor guard,’ funeral Mass” according to a press release.

This year Mr. Park attends Vanderbilt University.

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