March 21, 2016
FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Student-produced videos “Cheetah Blood” and “USTW” have taken it all at the first-ever Concordia Comedy Festival on Friday night.
“Cheetah Blood,” by Concordia Lutheran High School students Noah Sheaffer and Brent Fugate, warns about the misuse of cheetah blood as an athletic enhancement drug. “USTW,” by Central Lutheran middle school students Olivia Schuller, Elly Spieth, Evy Spieth, Madison Werling and Lauren Meyer, commentates the epic battle of a thumb war.
The winning teams from the evening were awarded a copy of Final Cut Pro X, Apple’s professional editing software (a $299.99 value).
Second place in the high school category went to “Undercover Boss” by CLHS student Noah Asher, and third place went to “Phone Prank” by Carroll High School students Emily Drake and Caitlyn Traxler and “The Bachelor” by CLHS student Michelle Cage.
Second place in the middle school category was “Annoy Away” from Memorial Park Middle School student Ray Wolf, and third place went to “Savonna Talk Show” by Savonna McGhee, also a Memorial Park student.
Concordia Lutheran High School, located at 1601 St. Joe River Drive in Fort Wayne, Ind., was founded in 1935 as a private, co-educational Lutheran high school open to students of all faiths and backgrounds. With Christ at the center, Concordia continues to pursue educational excellence that equips individuals for lifelong learning and service as disciples of Jesus Christ. Utilizing the most current technologies and state-of-the-art equipment, Concordia’s Media Arts students participate in a wide variety of projects that will help them develop an understanding of digital media. Students study narrative and documentary filmmaking, commercials, music videos and various forms of digital production. Learn more at www.clhscadets.com.