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  • An Utterly Epic Winner: Lynsey Flage, left, marketing manager for Suddenlink, presents #Angelo Epic Instagram Contest winner Madison Anderson with her 32" HDTV grand prize.

Winners Selected in Instagram Contest

October 17, 2015

Sometimes all you need to make something truly epic is a good group of friends.

That was the case for Angelo State University freshman Madison Anderson, who won the #AngeloEpic Instagram Contest.

Madison's winning photo. She snapped her winning photo at ASU’s first home football game with a group of friends she met since the fall semester started in August.

“Another friend and I painted our faces before the game,” Anderson said. “We were just having a good time.”

Anderson is a pre-nursing major from Colorado City. She said she found out about the contest from a poster.

As the grand prize winner, Anderson took home a Sceptre 32” LED 1080p HDTV provided by the contest’s title sponsor, Suddenlink.

“Suddenlink is happy to support this Instagram contest that encourages students to make the most of their college experiences,” said Lynsey Flage, marketing manager at Suddenlink in San Angelo.

The #AngeloEpic contest also included three prizes for the best interpretation of contest themes. Each winner received a Keurig provided by and the ASU Office of Communications and Marketing.

Themes and corresponding contest winners are as follows:

  • #FirstWeek

    FirstWeek Winning Photo

    Sarah Thieme

    Sarah Thieme
    Major: History
    Hometown: Orange Grove

  • #RamSpirit

    RamSpirit Winning Photo

    Briseida Ramirez

    Briseida Ramirez
    Major: Social Work
    Hometown: Lytle

  • #Photobomb

    Photobomb Winning Photo

    Devitt Smetana

    Devitt Smetana
    Major: Criminal Justice
    Hometown: Veribest

Additionally, the contest awarded swag bags provided by Communications and Marketing to weekly winners who received the most “likes” on Instagram. Winning entries came from these Instagram users:




To see all the entries from the #AngeloEpic Instagram Contest, visit the contest website.

  • Jayna Phinney

    Jayna Phinney

    Jayna Phinney is a web information specialist at Angelo State University.
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