POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: Sports Picture Story

First Place

Michael Robinson Chavez / The Washington Post
“Cairo’s Last Breath”

Second Place

Chris Donovan / Freelance
“This Is Flint”

Third Place

Matt Gade / The Daily Republic
“Thing called rodeo”

Award of Excellence

Sascha Fromm / Thueringer Allgemeine
“Underwater Rugby”

Second Place

“This Is Flint”

Flint, Michigan’s population is in decline due to ongoing water and financial crises. There is now only one high school basketball program left in this famous basketball city: the Flint Jaguars.