Glenville, WV – Glenville State College Head Football coach David Hutchison, staff, and players cleaned along roadways in Gilmer County on Tuesday, April 24th and Thursday, April 25th. The Pioneers teamed up with Greg Smith and Smith Land Surveying Company to help clean up the Gilmer County area.
About five vans of football players traveled around from 4:00pm to 7:00pm as they picked up trash along roadways and cut grass throughout Gilmer County. “It’s very important that we show the community how much we appreciate them in supporting us and for them coming to our games in the fall,” stated running back Joe Mesadieu.
“It’s a good opportunity for our players and coaches to get out and make a difference in our community by cleaning the street and showing our appreciation to the Glenville area,” said Head Coach David Hutchison.
The Pioneer football staff are trying to develop the overall character of the student-athletes, not only on the field, but by success in the classroom, and giving back to the community.
The Pioneers football team opens up the 2012 season on the road at Carson-Newman on August 30th game time is set for 7:00pm, they return home to Morris Stadium on September 6th against rival Fairmont State game time is 7:00pm.