For Immediate Release
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Wednesday, November 25, 2015- Charlotte, N.C.: The ACC Digital Network (@theACCDN) concluded its Second-Annual Guest Reporter Search Campaign today with the announcement of its winners, Rebecca Fiorentino and Rachel Eagleton. With three-times the amount of entrants from last year, this year’s campaign proved to be very competitive. Contestants submitted quality content and were very engaged on social media.
Courtney Cox, from the ACCDN, compiled a video of some of the biggest social plays of the campaign. Link: http://ow.ly/V46bN
ACCDN Guest Reporter Winner, Rebecca Fiorentino, graduated from NC State in 2014 and currently works in the Duke Athletic Department where she is the Assistant Director of the Blue Devil Network. Rachel Eagleton, the other ACCDN Guest Reporter Winner, is a Junior at Clemson University and writes for Clemson Athletics.
On Monday evening, ACC Digital Network hosts, Jeff Fischel and Courtney Cox, called both Fiorentino and Eagleton to personally congratulate them on becoming the next ACCDN Guest Reporter. Watch this video that captured the reactions of the ACCDN Guest Reporters. Link: http://ow.ly/3ytPXI
The ACCDN received many entries from talented individuals. The judging process was based on contestants entries, personalities and engagement on social media. Listed below are the contestants that were named second-round finalists:
- Rachel Eagleton, Clemson
- Rebecca Fiorentino, Duke
- TJ Hartnett, Boston College
- Ariya Massoudi, Florida State
- Jasmine Minor, Georgia Tech
- Kaitlin Moose, Clemson Alum
- Maggie Tyler, Virginia Tech
- Victoria Vesce, NC State
The ACCDN would like to thank everyone who participated and made this campaign so successful. Be on the lookout for the ACCDN Basketball Guest Reporter Search in 2016. For more information about the Guest Reporter Search Campaign and the ACCDN, follow @theACCDN on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
ABOUT THE ACC DIGITAL NETWORK
The ACC Digital Network (theACCDN) is a joint venture between Silver Chalice, a leading digital sports and entertainment media firm and Raycom Sports, a long-time television producer and partner of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The television-quality, cross-platform digital video network covers the spectrum of one of the nation’s top intercollegiate athletic conferences, featuring both live programming and original on-demand content throughout the entire year. All ACCDN videos are viewable on theACC.com, the ACC mobile and tablet app, as well as various streaming and connected mobile and TV devices such as Amazon Fire, Apple TV, go90TM and Roku. For more information, visit theACC.com and follow @theACCDN on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.