NESPA Awards

The Rebellion received the following awards in both online and printed publication categories:

2016

Special Achievement Awards:

Sports Photo: Julia Adams, “Dominating Durfee: Rebsoc Wins 8-1 before Losing to Franklin” (photo 9/9)

Feature Page Design: Kaitlin Brown, “Memories in Ink” (page 8)

Sports Page Design: Ellie Hilty, “Concussed” (page 16)

Opinion Page Design: Ellie Hilty, “World News: Terrorism” (page 8)

Opinion Page Design: Ellie Hilty, “Heritage or Hate” (page 4)

Sports Story: Lucy Lynch, “Jenna Burchesky Competes at International Curling Championship”

Sports Story: Delaney Murphy, “Girls 4×800 Meter Relay Team Qualifies for Nationals and Sets New School Record”

 

2015: First Place in the All New England Class I Print/ Online category.

Special Achievement Awards:

Sports Story: Ben Brownsword, “Summer King reaches millenial mark for Walpole”

Sports Story: Matt Brownsword, “Baseball knocked out of first round in playoff game”

2014: First Place in the All New England Class I Print/ Online category.

Special Achievement Awards:

Best Home Page Design: Rory Mulligan, Bryan Kelleher and Annie Gallivan

Editorial: Hannah McLaughlin, “Parents vs Programmers of GTA V: Who is Really to Blame?”

Review: Hannah McLaughlin,  “Spike Jonze awes audiences”

Sport Story: Peter Hoegler,  “Boys Soccer makes an improbable state championship run”

Sports Story: Matthew Brownsword “State Championship!”

Sports Story: Mackenzie Wilson, “Cross Country newcomer Allie Morris breaks school course record”

2013: First Place in the All New England Class II Newspapers category.

Sports Story: Pete Hoegler, “Boys Basketball Falls to Natick In OT Thriller”

Sports Story: Pete Hoegler, “Boys Basketball Stunned by Hingham’s Late Rally”

2012: Special Achievement Awards:

Sports Story: Russell Ollis, “Hanley Brothers Get It Done Against Norwood”

Sports Story: Bill Rockwood, “McCarthys Re-write Walpole Track Record Books”

Review: Bill Rockwood, “‘Workaholics’ Addicts Fans in Season Two”

Review: Hannah McLaughlin,  “From Best Day Ever, “Life in a Day” Prevails as Best Movie in a Long Time”

Page Layout: Christina Freiberger, “Winter Ball”

2011: Second Place in the All New England Class II Online category.

Highest Achievement in the Class I Newspaper Category

Special Achievement Award:

Bylined Column: Caroline Cohn, “Flawed Teacher Layoff System Reduces a Education Quality”

2010: Highest Achievement Award in Class I Newspaper Category

Special Achievement Award:

Podcast: Juliana Donaher, Natalie DiMartino, Ara Narcession, “Confederate Flag Appropriate for Walpole High?”

2008: Highest Achievement Award in Class II Newspaper Category

Special Achievement Award:

Review: Jennie Cullinane, “Winehouse Finds Niche in Old-School Blues”

2006: Third Place in the All New England Class II Newspaper category 

Special Achievement Awards:

Sports Story: Sarah Kiewlicz, “Girls Softball Faces and Defeats Tough Competition”

Review: Andrea Alberto, “Ben Folds Songs for Silverman”

Review: Brian Donnelly, “Hostel”

2005: First Place in the All New England Class II Newspapers category.

Special Achievement Award:

Sports Story: Dan Horgan, “Girls Basketball Incendiary Play Fuels a Red Hot Season of Wins”