Raining Goals

UConn Men’s Soccer midfielder Mateo Leveque celebrates after scoring a goal off a penalty kick during UConn’s 2–2 tie against Creighton University on Oct. 16, 2021 in rainy conditions at Morrone Stadium. Photo by Kevin Lindstrom Congratulations to UConn Senior Kevin Lindstrom for placing in the Top 20 of the 2021-22 Hearst Journalism Awards Photo One Competition. Lindstrom serves as photo editor of The Daily Campus and is a student of UConn Journalism Prof. Steve Smith.

Mateo Lev­eque (2) cel­e­brates after scor­ing a goal off a penal­ty kick dur­ing UConn’s 2–2 tie against Creighton Uni­ver­si­ty on Oct. 16, 2021 in rainy con­di­tions at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Con­necti­cut’s Mor­rone Sta­di­um. Pho­to by Kevin Lind­strom.

This pho­to­graph helped Kevin Lind­strom place in the top 20 in the nation­al Hearst Jour­nal­ism Awards — 2022 Pho­to One Com­pe­ti­tion. The Hearst Jour­nal­ism Awards pro­gram pro­vides schol­ar­ships to stu­dents for out­stand­ing per­for­mance in col­lege-lev­el jour­nal­ism, with match­ing grants to the stu­dents’ schools. There were 103 nation­al­ly accred­it­ed under­grad­u­ate jour­nal­ism pro­grams that par­tic­i­pat­ed in the com­pe­ti­tion in 2021–22.