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Herbs Brooks Foundation presents Sticks in Stillwater

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Alternative Copy Story and Photos by Judi Johnson

 

Sticks in Stillwater is an annual hockey festival for beginner level hockey players being held on Jan.12-14. The festival is being put on by the Herb Brooks Foundation, who was an Olympic gold medal winning Hockey player from Minnesota. The program aims to help young players develop their skills and instill a love for the game. 5,000 hockey fans and over 50 teams are expected to come to this enriching tournament.

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Judi Johnson, Announcement Editor
Judi Johnson is an Announcement Editor in the SAHS pony express, she writes for the Student Life section. She spends her extra time doing activities like skiing, and traveling, or just singing and hanging with friends. Judi is a member of Belle Chanter Choir here at SAHS as well. And one random thing she really...
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5 Responses to “Herbs Brooks Foundation presents Sticks in Stillwater”

  1. Jesse Brown on January 16th, 2018 2:49 pm

    This alt copy story had a lot of great information including the times and dates the event was scheduled to take place. It was interesting to read that there was going to be over 50 mite teams attending the event and over 5,000 fans. It was also neat and interesting to hear that there would be a shuttle bus to go downtown Stillwater and explore. The graphics in the story were a really cool piece that flowed very nice with the article. Overall this alt copy story was very well done.

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  2. Jameson Stahl on January 16th, 2018 3:10 pm

    This alternative copy had a good idea but I don’t think it was executed as well as it could have. There was a lot of white space that could have been used to add some more detail and information.

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  3. Wyatt Wasko on January 16th, 2018 7:24 pm

    I think that the facts that over 5,000 fans will be at the event and over 50 teams.

    I think that there was a little too much white space on the alt copy, some of this could have been used towards one more image or a couple more facts about the event.

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  4. Morgan Grim on January 17th, 2018 9:59 am

    Ilike the ice on the top of the graphic. This alternative copy is a good balance of visual and informative. The picture and text flowed well throughout the graphic.

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    Ellie Fedorowski Reply:

    I enjoyed looking at the photos and the title was very eye catching! could use more information though, lots of open space!

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