HU media guides among nation's best

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2011-07-06
Huntington, Ind. - Two Huntington University media guides were recognized as top 5 in the nation in the annual publications contests conducted by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics-Sports Information Directors Association (NAIA-SIDA).

The organization, comprised of sports information directors at NAIA schools, announced the publication winners at the Ike Pearson Awards Luncheon on June 25 in Ave Maria, Fla.

The men’s basketball media guide finished fourth overall among all NAIA schools. Also receiving recognition in the NAIA-SIDA contest was the women's basketball media guide, which finished fifth overall. This marks the ninth time in ten years that Huntington University has received national recognition in the NAIA-SIDA Publications Contest.

The media guides were designed by Nate Vandlen of Studio Nate and written and edited by sports information director Joanne Green.

Photography in both pieces was provided by The Herald Press and Julie Babb.

For a comprehensive list of honorees, click here.
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 53 NAIA All-America honors and 187 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.
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Ashley C. Smith
Associate Director for Media Relations
260.359.4171
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
260.359.4284