The 2011 regional contests in Lawrence, Manhattan, Hays, Pittsburg, Emporia and Wichita have been completed.

Remember, the top six students in each contest in each classification (1A/2A, 3A/4A and 5A/6A) qualify for state, scheduled for May 7 at the University of Kansas in Lawrence.


  • ON-SITE CONTESTS (Here are the 2011 on-site contests, which you may use to practice for the state competition, or as classroom exercises.)

1. Cutline Writing

2. Editing and the Editing Contest Key

3. Editorial Cartoon

4. Editorial Writing

5. Feature Writing

6. News Writing

7. Newspaper Sports Writing

8. Yearbook Copy Writing

9. Yearbook Sports Writing

Below is a visualization of the KU regional based on how many student entries from 5A/6A schools qualified for state. Click on it to see a larger version.