Daily reporter places in Hearst Awards personality profile category

George Stoia has placed 10th in the nation in the Hearst Awards’ personality profile category for his deep dive on OU assistant coach Bill Bedenbaugh. It is his second placement this year, after he took 2nd in sports reporting.

This marks our fifth placement of the 2019-20 Hearst cycle. Last year, staffers from The Daily also placed in five Hearst categories. Since 2014-15, The Daily now has placed 13 times in the contest.