POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: Spot News

First Place

Stuart Palley / The Los Angeles Times
“Woolsey Firestorm”

Second Place

Cory Morse / MLive: Grand Rapids (Mich.) Press
“Victims’ father lunges at Nassar”

Third Place

Abdulmonam Eassa / AFP

Award of Excellence

Alisha Jucevic / The Columbian
“Barberton House Fire”

Award of Excellence

Katie Rausch / Toledo Blade
“Battling the Blaze”

Second Place: Cory Morse / MLive: Grand Rapids (Mich.) Press

Second Place

“Victims’ father lunges at Nassar”

The father of three sexual-abuse victims Randall Margraves, left, attempts to attack former Michigan State University sports-medicine doctor Larry Nassar, who is ducking under Eaton County Corrections Officer Aaron Kayne, right.