POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: Olympic Life

First Place

Andrew Nelles / The Tennessean

Second Place

Fei Maohua / Xinhua News Agency

Third Place

Quinn Rooney / Getty Images
“Agony and Ecstasy”

Award of Excellence

Paul Kitagaki Jr. / ZUMA Press
“USA wins gold in Women’s Hockey”

Award of Excellence: Paul Kitagaki Jr. / Freelance

Award of Excellence

“USA wins gold in Women’s Hockey”

United States forward Brianna Decker (14), United States forward Jocelyne Lamoureux (17) and United States forward Hilary Knight (21) celebrates after winning the gold medal beating Canada in a shoot off during the Women’s Ice Hockey final.