SALT LAKE CITY — Monday, April 5 and Sunday, June 27 are the first two mandatory dates selected for the 2010 Associated Press Sports Editors contest, first vice president and contest coordinator Michael Anastasi announced Saturday.

The second set of dates will be revealed Jan. 1.

Judging will be conducted Feb. 12-16 at the National Sports Journalism Center on the campus of Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis.

For more details, see the contest judging tab in the left-hand column of the APSE website.