In April 2008, Garcia was recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists, and received first place in their Radio Sports Reporting category and third place in Radio Feature. The following year, Garcia won second-place at the Region 9 Society of Professional Journalists annual awards for her Radio Feature “David Blackinton Retires.”
- Hollingshead, Todd. “BYU student broadcast team named top student newscast.” BYU News. 14 Apr. 2008. 23 May 2008. <http://byunews.byu.edu/archive08-apr-broadcast.aspx>.