WSUM Wins 12 Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards



WSUM won 12 Student Awards for Excellence from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Assocation. WSUM won first and second place for Long-Form Production, first for Radio Newscast, first and third for Sports Story, second and third for Sports Play-by-Play, second and third for Public Affairs/Talk Show, second for Sports Programming, and second for News Story.


Long-Form Production

  • First: 2011 Football Season in Review (Chris Vosters)
  • Second: 2010 Football Season Recap (Kyle Deckelbaum)


  • First: May 3, 2011, 6 PM (Chris Vosters, Sam Sussman, Ally Trachtman, Shelby Lewis, Keely Arthur, Rachel Bozich, Heather Burian)

News Story

  • Second: Job Legislation (Chris Vosters)

Public Affairs/Talk Show

  • Second: On Wisconsin, Nov. 16
  • Second: Interview with Pat Remington (Caitlyn Iverson)
  • Third: Budget Repair Bill Protests,  (Jill Hopke, Magda Konieczna)

Sports Play-by-Play

  • Second: Men’s Hockey vs. Northern Michigan (Chris Vosters, Sam Sussman)
  • Third: Wisconsin Wins Big Ten Championship Game (Kyle Deckelbaum, Sam Maxwell, Mike Fiammetta)

Sports Programming

  • Second: “The Student Section” Interview with South Dakota Head Coach (Kyle Deckelbaum, Mike Fiammetta, Sam Maxwell, Nathan Palm)

Sports Story

  • First: Wisconsin Women’s Hockey Learns They’re the No. 1 Seed (Kyle Deckelbaum)
  • Third: Montee Ball Goes for the Record (Peter Swanson)