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All American Games and NewTek Announce the 2012 All-American Video CrewFour high school seniors selected as America's best video students, will serve on the crew for U.S. Army All-American Bowl (December 14, 2011)
All American Games, producer of the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, and NewTek, a worldwide leader in video and 3D animation products, today announced the winners of their 2012 All-American Video Crew competition which sought out the best high school video production students in the country. The four students selected will be part of the All-American Video Crew at the 2012 U.S. Army All-American Bowl events during bowl week in San Antonio, January 3-8, 2012. The video crew will be operating the same technology currently in use by MTV, NBA Development League and the New York Giants?the award-winning, NewTek TriCaster(tm) portable live production system, and 3Play(tm) instant replay system.
"The athletes and band members show their skill on the field, but without the broadcast team, the only people who see their hard work are in the stadium," said Doug Berman, chairman All American Games. "The All-American Video Crew get to show off their skills and play a vital role in bringing the excitement of bowl week to a worldwide audience."
Following is a list of the winning All-Americans; their high school, hometown and the link to their entry video.
* Dylan Allred, Waxahachie High School, Waxahachie, Texas
* Cooper Ruff, Westlake High School, Austin, Texas
* Jeremy Butler, Mountain Crest, Hyrum, Utah
* Daniell Beyrooty - Columbia River High School, Vancouver, Wash.
The students will be flown to San Antonio for a five-day, all-expense-paid trip in which they will participate in various U.S. Army All-American Bowl activities. As members of the All-American Video Crew, they will assist with production for the U.S. Army All-American Bowl and Eastbay Youth All-American Bowl events during bowl week. Video crew members will also receive training at NewTek corporate headquarters on NewTek TriCaster, portable live production and 3Play, instant replay systems.
"The U.S. Army All-American Bowl represents the best and brightest high school students from across the county - from football players and band members, to our all-star video producers," said Philip Nelson, senior vice president of Strategic Development, NewTek. "We know from experience that these students deliver. They are video professionals that elevate the game and all of the weekend's live stream events to a higher level."
Fans can see the U.S. Army All-American Bowl on NBC in their local markets, and online at www.allamericangames.tv.
About All American Games
All American Games is a sport management and marketing company based in Wharton, New Jersey, that produces and manages many of the nation's premier high school and youth sporting events. All American Games' properties include the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, U.S. Army Coaches Academy, U.S. Army National Combine, U.S. Army All-American Marching Band, Football University, Eastbay Youth All-American Bowl, FBU TOP GUN, FBU National Championship, American Baseball University, the All-American Baseball Game, and has ventured into sports-television production with the sports-reality television show, "The Ride," which airs nationally on Versus. For more information about All American Games please visit us at www.usarmyallamericanbowl.com or at www.allamericangames.com/.
Benefiting producers and artists with cost-effective and groundbreaking technologies, NewTek is a worldwide leader in portable live production, video editing, 3D animation and special effects tools, including the TriCaster(tm) product line, 3Play(tm) and LightWave 3D(r). NewTek has won numerous industry accolades, including two Emmy(r) Awards.
Clients include: U.S. Army All-American Bowl, All American Games, ESPN X Games, New York Giants, NBA Development League, Fox News, BBC, NHL, Nickelodeon, CBS Radio, ESPN Radio, Fox Sports, MTV, TWiT.TV, USA TODAY, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), North American Aerospace Defense Command and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). NewTek products have been used in feature films and television shows, including "Avatar," "TinTin," "Repo Men," "V," "Fringe," "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," and more.
NewTek is privately owned and based in San Antonio, Texas. For more information, please visit: www.newtek.com.
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