Headlines & blurbs

Sports centerpiece headlines

05.02.2014

(Kansas City Star)

After designing these sports section front pages, I came up with hammer headlines that tied together the photos and stories. On the left is a frustrated pitcher who threw a ball into the stands. On the right is a play on Missouri’s nickname for a Royals-Cardinals game.

06.03.2014

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Sports front-page balconies

(Kansas City Star)

I wrote these blurbs in the Sports front “balcony” at the top of the page that referred to stories inside. Like the centerpiece headlines, they tie together the stories and pictures.