Glacier Peak High School junior wins countywide photo contest
Last updated 4/3/2020 at 11:13am
Maybe you're more perceptive than this Beacon writer when it comes to photos, but after learning the backstory of Glacier Peak High School junior Elijah Croyle's award-winning photo, "The Decision," it makes perfect sense.
Croyle was with his friend Thomas at Lake Roesiger, near the Cascade foothills.
"We were on the way back to the car and I noticed all the trenches and said, 'Hey, Thomas, you should jump over that,'" Croyle said. "It was a pretty wide trench to jump over that you have to fully commit to get over."
Croyle said the trench was about 3 or 4 feet deep, and he crouched...