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WHS PROGRAM WINS NATIONAL AWARD!

2011 Fall Sports Program Earns Gold Medal for Second Straight Year

The National High School Sports Publication Awards has honored Wellston High School and its 2011 Fall Sports Program as the National Gold Medal Winner in their 5th Annual Awards Competition.  This marks the second consecutive year for a gold medal for Wellston.
 
The competition is designed to recognize excellence in the preparation of high school athletic Media Guides and Souvenir Programs produced across the United States of America.
 
Wellston's gold medal award was achieved in the following category:
*Public School Division
*Enrollment of 1-500
*Prepared by Staff
 
There were four levels of awards:
1. Grand Award
2. Gold Medal
3. Silver Medal
4. Bronze Medal
 
Twenty-five schools across the USA were awarded medals in different categories, including five other Ohio high schools.  Only one type of medal was awarded for each category. 
 
The NHSSPA issued the overall grand award for 2011 to Deer Park High School in Deer Park, TX  for their football program.