December 6, 2017
School Spirit Shines in Videos Submitted in Frontier Communications' Statewide Scholarship Competition
Vantage Sports Network Video Scholarship Award Winners to be Announced December 14
NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Students from 11 Connecticut high schools are finalists in the Vantage Sports Network (VSN) Video competition. The students are competing for $9,000 in scholarship money, new video recording equipment for their school, and the opportunity to appear on a state-wide sports network. Winners will be named at an awards ceremony at Sacred Heart University on Thursday, December 14 at 5:00 PM.
"Vantage SportsNet® is a local, community-focused sports network on Vantage TV," said Noah Finz, VSN reporter. "In our first year, we are proud to have covered each school and sport of the more than 180 high schools across Connecticut," he said.
The students' challenge was to capture the spirit of their school or community in a short video that highlights their classmates, coaches and their sports teams. Students from across the state shot the videos, produced their highlight reels, and submitted the final product.
The finalists attend:
Daniel Hand High School
East Haven High School
Fairfield Ludlowe High School
Guilford High School
New Canaan High School
North Haven High School
Watertown High School
Westbrook High School
Weston High School
"We are happy to recognize the outstanding effort, spirit and creativity these students have captured in their videos," Finz said. "And, we are excited to provide scholarship awards to help them continue their education journey," he concluded.
VSN Video Scholarship Award Dinner - Media Invited:
Where: Sacred Heart University
Martire Business & Communications Center
5481 Park Avenue, Fairfield, CT
When: 5:00 pm
Date: Thursday, December 14, 2017
Vantage™ TV by Frontier® offers 100% digital HD picture quality, Total Home DVR, instant channel change, super-fast navigation through our interactive program guide, enhanced search, Video on Demand, the ability to see up to 6 channels at once, and much more.
About Frontier Communications
Frontier Communications Corporation (NYSE:FTR, news, filings) is a leader in providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier Business offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at www.frontier.com.
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Andy Malinoski, 304-550-1165
Source: Frontier Communications
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