Donald F. Scanneli Award for Outstanding Journalist Recipients

The Donald F. Scanneli Award for Outstanding Journalist is awarded annually to the Torch staff member who shows the greatest ability to report news to the publication’s standards of truth, fairness and accuracy. 

1987 – Timothy Dmoch

1988 – Warren Kent

1989 – Martin Indars

1990 – Jody Moore

1991 – John Chambers

1992 – Jody Hamilton

1993 – Martin O’Neill

1994 – Darcie Smith

1995 – Corinna Pokorzynski

1996 – Judith Ellison

1997 – Sandy Gholston

1998 – Jason Karayanes

1999 – Stephanie Guiles

2000 – Jacob Craft

2001 – (Not awarded)

2002 – Brian VanSteenkiste

2003 – Mike Potter

2004 – Shanon Vesper

2005 – Matt Cherry

2006 – Eddie Bellamy

2007 – Katie Hammond

2008 – Megan Coady

2009 – Dan Hamilton

2010 – Greg Buckner and Josh Crowton

2001 – Greg Buckner

2012 – Katelyn Crain

2013 – Tarah Bourke

2014 – Taylor Hooper

2015 – Devin Anderson

2016 – Nick VanderWulp

2017 – Harley Harrison