Gazette photographers pick their favorite Sports photos of April 2019

The madness of March gradually subsides with the arrival of April. Does that mean a dearth of sports coverage? Oh heavens, no.

April saw a few more Megan Gustafson award triumphs to capture, as well as the kick off of spring sports (sometimes with the weather cooperating, sometimes not). Here are some of the favorite shots picked by the Gazette photo staff, with some of the stories behind the shots shared along with them.