Winners chosen for The Gridiron Preview 2019

Published 5:19 pm Friday, July 26, 2019

There were thousands of votes cast in The Valley Times-News Gridiron cover vote contest, and students from three local schools will grace the cover of the upcoming high school football magazine.

LaFayette’s Jordan Walker, Valley’s Connor Daniel and Beulah’s Kira Morgan won with a total of 1,132 votes and will be featured on the magazine’s cover. Gridiron will be released on Aug. 22 and will be inserted inside that Thursday’s edition of the VT-N.

There were 3,836 votes cast in the contest, which took place on the VT-N’s social media accounts.

Facebook, Instagram and Twitter were all utilized for the contest, with most voters participating on Facebook.

“We were blown away by the community’s support for this contest, and we’re excited about our upcoming edition of Gridiron,” Publisher Daniel Evans said.

A cover featuring Valley’s Daniel Osborne, LaFayette’s Tamarius Scott and Springwood’s Andie Martin finished second with 769 votes.