Congratulations to Joel Herrera on his third place finish at State!


Herrera competed at IHSA Journalism State competition in Headline Writing winning third place!  Last Friday, April 26, Herrera along with two other teammates competed at Heartland College in Normal, Illinois.

Joel placed second at Sectionals two weeks prior which won him the bid to State. This is Joel’s second time competing at State in this category. In 2017, he qualified for State in Headline writing, but did not place at the event.

Joel is currently the Editor-in-chief of the Red and White newspaper and a  third-year member of the staff.