Shepherd students named finalists in video contest
SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Two groups of students from Shepherd University have been named finalists of the Celebrating Technology and Innovation in Physical Education video contest. The Shepherd students won a Polar E600 heart rate monitor.
The nationwide contest, sponsored by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) and Polar USA, gave students the opportunity to share their creative ideas on how to use technology and other innovative practices to make physical education more exciting. The Shepherd students completed the videos as part of their Current Issues in Physical Education class taught by Anna DeVito.
Students Bobby Sisson of Hedgesville, W.Va., Meghan Jackson of Leesburg, Va., Cody Waldron of Smithsburg, Joel Blessing of Hedgesville, and David Canada of Frederick, Md., submitted their video "Physical Education Stations." Their video can be seen at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsGpsDYLzCE&feature=related.
Sara Wetmore of Charles Town, W,Va., Samantha Hodson of High View, W.Va., Kodie Butts of Martinsburg, W.Va., Steve Jackson of Madison Heights, Va., and Bobby Sisson submitted their video "Soccer Pedometer Challenge," which can be seen at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fzP5lqgRY4g.