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2018 SINBA Award Finalists Announced

Below are the finalists for this year's Student Illinois News Broadcasters Association awards, to be presented at the INBA Spring 2019 Convention in Normal on Saturday April 13.

Finalists in each category are listed in alphabetical order. Thank you to all who entered, and congratulations to all of our finalists!

Marcellus Angel receives a SINBA award at the 2018 Spring Convention

Television Categories

T1 - OUTSTANDING HARD TELEVISION PROGRAM

  • Devin Brooks, Western Illinois University
  • Julie Martin, Illinois State University

T2 - OUTSTANDING SOFT TELEVISION PROGRAM

  • Marcellus Angel, Western Illinois University
  • Stephen Cohn, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

T3 - OUTSTANDING SPORTS TELEVISION PROGRAM

  • Eddie Garcia, Northern Illinois University
  • TV-10 SportsZone Crew, ISU

T4 - OUTSTANDING TELEVISION NEWSCAST

  • QUTV, Quincy University
  • WEIU-TV Newswatch, Eastern Illinois University

T5 - OUTSTANDING TELEVISION NEWS REPORTING

  • Ashley Antonini, Illinois State University
  • Devin Brooks, Western Illinois University

T6 - OUTSTANDING TELEVISION SPORTS REPORTING

  • Devin Christmon, Western Illinois University
  • Eddie Garcia, Northern Illinois University

T7 - OUTSTANDING VIDEOGRAPHY

  • Anisa Selenica, College of DuPage
  • Manny Lopez, College of DuPage

Radio Categories

R1 - OUTSTANDING HARD RADIO PROGRAM

  • No submissions in this category

R2 - OUTSTANDING SOFT RADIO PROGRAM

  • Hector Carrion & Andy Olson, Illinois State University
  • Kyle O’Reilly, Western Illinois University

R3 - OUTSTANDING RADIO NEWSCAST

  • No submissions in this category

R4 - OUTSTANDING RADIO NEWS REPORTING

  • Ashley Antonini, Illinois State University
  • Emily Stieren, Western Illinois University

R5 - OUTSTANDING RADIO SPORTS REPORTING

  • Devin Christmon, Western Illinois University
  • MaKenzie Yearby, Western Illinois University

R6 - OUTSTANDING RADIO SPORTS PLAY-BY-PLAY

  • Andy Olson, Illinois State University
  • Isaac Missel, Illinois State University

R7 - OUTSTANDING USE OF SOUND

  • Emily Stieren, Western Illinois University
  • No second place awarded by judges