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GSC Football Team Announces New Staff Members

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Glenville State College Head Football coach David Hutchison would like to announce his new staff members for the 2014 football season

Glenville, W.Va. - Glenville State College Head Football coach David Hutchison would like to announce his new staff members for the 2014 football season.

“We are very excited to welcome these new coaches into the Glenville family. They bring a great mixture of excitement, experience, and enthusiasm. It is nice to have Jon, Terry, and Jermell already family with Glenville all having excellent careers here. Tim and Chris are two exceptional coaches with a lot of coaching experience,” stated GSC Head Football Coach David Hutchison. 

Tim McGuire comes to GSC as the new defensive backs coach for the Pioneers. A native of Omaha, Neb., he comes to GSC after serving as the Assistant Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator for Southeast Missouri State University. In 2005 McGuire was the defensive coordinator at St. Norbert College after having a 12-year stint at Indiana State.  He was the Sycamores defensive coordinator from 1993-97 and head coach from 1998-2004. ISU’s defensive units registered three shutouts and held opponents under 10 points on 10 occasions during McGuire’s tenure.  Coach McGuire also was the head coach at Morningside College in Iowa (1981-82) and worked as assistant at Navy, Northern Illinois, Kansas State and Nebraska-Omaha.   McGuire played offensive guard at Nebraska from 1971-74. He received a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Nebraska and master’s degree in Physical Education from Nebraska-Omaha. McGuire is a member of the American Football Coaches Association.

Chris Royal enters his first season on the Pioneer football staff as the new wide receivers coach. Chris is originally from Reston, Virginia. He graduated from Marshall University with a Bachelor Degree of Arts. Chris was a four year member of the Marshall University football team where he played defensive back for the Thundering Herd. Coach Royal has over six years of coaching experience; some other schools he has coached at are Marshall University, Saint Louis University, University of Maryland, and South Lakes High School. Chris also played football professional, he was invited to the NFL’s Washington Redskins Minicamp and later played in the Arena Football League for seven years.

Jon Rasnick enters his first year on the GSC Pioneer Football Staff as the offensive line coach.  Jon is from Orange, Virginia where he attended Orange County High School. During his high school career Rasnick was named Honorable Mention All-District his junior year and was named All-District Region One his senior year. After high school Rasnick attended Glenville State College from 2009 to 2013 where he was a four year starter for the Pioneer Football team. Jon had a great career while at GSC, his sophomore year he was named to the WVIAC Honorable Mention Team, junior year he was named to the WVIAC All-Conference First Team, and during his senior year he was named to the MEC All-Conference First Team and was elected to the Don Henson Football Gazette Super Region One Third Team. Jon graduated from Glenville State with a Degree in Health Education and Physical Education.

Jermell Corbitt comes to GSC as the new running backs coach.  Jermell is a native of Naples, Florida. He is a former GSC Quarterback and played from 2008-2010. Jermell spent last fall (2013) as the Head Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Coach at Glenville State, he also spent last spring (2014) as the Head Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Coach at GSC. He graduated from GSC in with a Sport Management Degree. 

Terry Reese enters his first season as a defensive backs coach. Reese is originally from Washington D.C., he is a former four year starter at strong safety for GSC from 2008 to 2013. Reese had an outstanding career for the Pioneers. He was named twice to the WVIAC All-Conference Teams and was also named twice to the MEC All-Conference Teams. Reese racked up 298 total tackles in his career and finished with four interceptions.

The Pioneers open up the 2014 season on the road Saturday, September 6th against Concord University at 1:00pm. Their first home game is Saturday, September 13th against West Liberty at 1:00pm.  

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Pioneers Picked Fourth in MEC Preseason Football Poll

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GSC Head Football coach David Hutchison and the Pioneer Football team was picked to finish fourth in the MEC Preseason Football Poll

Bridgeport, W.Va. - The Shepherd Rams have been picked to repeat as Mountain East Conference football champions after a vote conducted by the league’s coaches. Shepherd collected 95 points in the poll and was picked to finish first on seven ballots.

Concord was picked second with 91 points and collected three first-place votes. Charleston was chosen third with 84 points and received the remaining first-place vote. Glenville State placed fourth (67), followed by West Virginia Wesleyan (60) and Urbana (58). Notre Dame and West Liberty were predicted to finish in a tie for seventh with 44 points, and Fairmont State (33), UVa-Wise (15) and West Virginia State (14) rounded out the poll.

Shepherd (11-1, 9-0) returns seven starters on offense and five on defense from a team that captured the MEC championship and advanced to the quarterfinals in the NCAA Division II Playoffs. The Rams return its entire backfield with quarterback Jeff Ziemba and the running back tandem of Allen Cross and Jabre Lolley, the 2013 MEC Offensive Freshman of the Year. Shepherd, which has led the country in rushing defense in each of the past three seasons, graduated several significant pieces of its defense, but still returns three of its top four tacklers including sophomore linebacker Octavius Thomas. The Rams should once again be solid in special teams as they welcome back first team All-MEC kicker Ryan Earls and All-America return man C.J. Davis.  

Concord returns all 11 starters on offense and seven on defense from its squad that went 8-3 overall and 7-2 in the MEC last season. The Mountain Lions finished third in the country in total defense a season ago, but will have to replace its second all-time leading tackler in Jake Lilly. On offense, CU finished the year scoring 30 points or more in four of its final five games. A stout offensive line will help pave the way for running back Calvinaugh Jones who rushed for 1,036 yards and eight touchdowns last season. The Mountain Lions also boast one of the top kickers in the league in junior Andy Ellington.

Despite starting last season with a 2-3 record, Charleston (6-5, 6-3) won four of its last six with both of its two losses coming by less than six points in that stretch. Versatile junior John Knox rushed for 664 yards with six touchdowns and added 329 yards and five TDs passing in limited snaps at quarterback for the Golden Eagles a season ago. UC also returns seven starters on defense including 2013 All-MEC first team selections Demetrius Reddick and Isaiah Gibson.

Glenville State (6-5, 5-4) had four of its five losses come by seven points or less last season. The Pioneers will once again be led by Rahmann Lee, one of the top running backs in the country. Lee enters 2014 sixth in the country in rushing yards among active returning players with 2,764 yards. GSC will need to replace seven starters on defense, including its top two corner backs, but does return its top tackler from last season in James Johnson (105 total tackles) and its top pass rusher in Gary Henderson (5.5 sacks).

After being picked to finish last in the MEC in 2013, West Virginia Wesleyan went 5-5 on the year and 5-4 in league play to finish sixth. Quarterback Jeremy Musselman returns for his senior season after throwing for 2,490 yards and 20 touchdowns in nine games for the Bobcats last year. Musselman also returns one of his top target from last season in Zach Schademan. On defense, West Virginia Wesleyan brings back eight starters, including linebackers Mike Savage (74 tackles) and Desmond Holley.

Urbana (7-4, 7-2) returns more than half of its starters on offense from last season, but will need to replace the MEC Offensive Player of the Year D.J. Mendenhall. Running back David Hill will lead the offense after rushing for 875 yards and seven scores in 2013, and receiver Alvin Busbee is back after catching 39 passes for 568 yards last year. The Blue Knights welcome back several key returners on defense, including D’Gary Wallace who led the MEC in tackles for a loss last year with 20, and Kevin Chapple who is the leading returning sack man in the league with nine in 2013.

A three-game losing streak midway through the season led to 5-6 overall record and a 4-5 mark in the MEC for Notre Dame College in 2013. The Falcons graduated star running back Pedro Powell, but return signal caller Ray Russ. Russ completed 59 percent of his passes and threw for 2,504 yards last year with 21 touchdowns against just 10 interceptions. Junior standout Hayden Davis, the league leader in tackles in 2013 with 123, will be counted on to lead a defense that surrendered 31.6 points per game a season ago.

West Liberty (3-8, 3-6) will welcome back 17 starters on both sides of the ball when the Hilltoppers open the season against Shepherd on Saturday, Sept. 6. The Hilltoppers were strong on defense last year ranking 25th in the country in total defense, but managed just 13.4 points per game on offense. The tough ‘Topper defense could be even better in 2014 with the return of safeties Pierre Blake and Marco Ricchetti to go with All-MEC performer Andrew Faraimo. On offense, WLU returns wideout Dylan Potts and three two-year starters on the offensive line. Senior punter Griffin Yocum tied for the league lead with 41.5 yards per punt and placed 20 punts inside the 20-yard line in 2013.

Fairmont State (3-7, 2-7) will mix experience on offense with youth on defense under second-year head coach Jason Woodman in 2014. Cooper Hibbs was steady as a freshman last season throwing for 1,604 yards with 12 touchdowns, and he’ll be protected by postseason honors candidate Chris Barfield at left tackle. The Falcons graduated all three of their top tacklers from last season, but welcome back All-MEC performer Jacob Jean-Charles in the secondary.

With a season competing at the NCAA Division II level under its belt, UVa-Wise will look to improve upon its 2-9 record and 2-7 mark in the MEC. The Cavs graduated James Long, who led the league in all-purpose yards in 2013, but do return eight starters on offense. The Cavs will need to cut down on turnovers (-29 in 2013), and defensive coordinator Dino Kaklis has been tabbed to lead a unit that surrendered 38.1 points per game last season.

West Virginia State (0-11, 0-11) looks to show marked improvement in the second year under head coach Jon Anderson in 2014. The Yellow Jackets will continue to be young, but have several important players returning on both sides of the ball. On offense, WVSU will need to replace most of its skill position players with the exception of its leading receiver, Shanin Bennefield who caught 45 passes for 589 yards and two TDs in 2013. On defense, the Yellow Jackets bring back safety William Merritt who led the team in tackles (79) and passes broken up (8), to go with four interceptions on the year.

The 2014 season begins on Thursday, Sept. 4 with Fairmont State playing host to Notre Dame College. The rest of the MEC teams get underway on Saturday, Sept. 6.

2014 Mountain East Conference Preseason Poll

1.      Shepherd (7)………………………. 95

2.      Concord (3)………………………… 91

3.      Charleston (1)……………………… 84

4.      Glenville State……………………. 67

5.      West Virginia Wesleyan………… 60

6.      Urbana………………………………. 58

7(t).    Notre Dame College…………….. 44                       

7(t).    West Liberty……………………….. 44

9.      Fairmont State……………………. 33

10.     UVa-Wise…………………………… 15

11.     West Virginia State………………. 14

() Indicates first place votes

* Coaches not able to vote for own team

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GSC Professors Published in Social Work Journal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 25, 2014

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Ida and Mark Mills

Ida and Mark Mills

GLENVILLE, WV—A pair of Glenville State College professors recently had a study published in the July issue of Contemporary Rural Social Work. Assistant Professor of Social Work and GSC Social Science Department Chair Dr. Ida Mills and her husband, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminal Justice Department Chair, Mark Mills authored the piece titled ‘Gun Control: College Student Attitudes and the Meaning for Appalachian Social Workers.’ Contemporary Rural Social Work is an online journal devoted to the development of knowledge about rural social work and to the promotion of excellence in rural practice.

The purpose of their study was to consider what makes compromise and consensus on the issue of gun control so difficult and to consider those influences and implications for rural social workers.

“It was certainly comments by students in criminal justice and sociology classes that aroused our curiosity on this subject, but it was the tragedy at Newtown [Connecticut] that kick-started our interest and concern,” said Ida Mills.

During the spring 2013 semester they distributed a survey in which the pair collected data from nearly 300 GSC students. The questionnaire ranged from the importance of having a firearm for protection to the banning of assault rifles. They were then able to base their study on those results.

“It is nice to be recognized in a peer-reviewed journal.  We also presented the information in July 2013 at a national rural social work conference and at the 2014 West Virginia Social Work Conference,” said Ida Mills.

For more information on their research, contact either professor at Ida.Mills@glenville.edu or Mark.Mills@glenville.edu. Click here to read the article in its entirety.

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GSC Again Offering Evening Classes in Braxton County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 6, 2014

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GLENVILLE, WV – Glenville State College is continuing its tradition of offering a wide array of evening classes in Braxton County to accommodate students who might have difficulty making it to the GSC campus to take classes during the day. Several weekly evening Glenville State College courses are scheduled to be held this fall at Braxton County High School in the Braxton County Center.

GSC evening courses will be held in the Braxton County Center at BCHS

GSC evening courses will be held in the Braxton County Center at BCHS

Class offerings include: Survey of American Literature II (Mondays 4:00-6:30 p.m.), United States History Since 1877 (Mondays 6:45-9:15 p.m.), College Algebra (Tuesdays 4:00-6:30 p.m.), Earth Science with Lab (Tuesdays 4:00-9:30 p.m.), Human Resource Management (Tuesdays 4:00-6:30 p.m.), Cost Accounting (Wednesdays 4:00-6:30 p.m.), Elementary Spanish (Wednesdays 4:00-6:30 p.m.), Developmental Math-Elementary Algebra (Wednesdays 6:00-9:50 p.m.), Business Finance (Wednesdays 6:45-9:15 p.m.), Introduction to Public Speaking (Thursdays 4:00-6:30 p.m.), and Small Business Management (Thursdays 6:45-9:15 p.m.). Classes will begin on Monday, August 18th and run through Friday, December 5th. Interested students can register through mid-August.

“We are very pleased that we will be offering off-campus courses again this semester at the Braxton County Center. These classes certainly make it easier for more people to take advantage of the educational opportunities of Glenville State College,” said Assistant Coordinator of Off-Campus Programming Kathy Gilbert.

Scholarships are available to cover most of the costs of enrolling in these courses for residents of Braxton County who are high school graduates. Students are responsible for textbook costs. All who are interested in furthering their education are encouraged to enroll in these classes.

Click here to view entire course listings. For more information or to register for classes, contact offcampus@glenville.edu or call (304) 462-6124.

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GSC Employee, Reservist Named Texas Warrant Officer of the Year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 6, 2014

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GSC Printing Services Specialist Todd Faber (right) is presented with the Texas Warrant Officer of the Year award by Brigadier General Gracus K. Dunn

GSC Printing Services Specialist Todd Faber (right) is presented with the Texas Warrant Officer of the Year award by Brigadier General Gracus K. Dunn

GLENVILLE, WV – Glenville State College’s Printing Services Specialist Todd Faber is a busy man. Since 2006 you could have found him hard at work in GSC’s campus Print Shop. However, for the past two years Faber has been mobilized as part of the U.S. Army Reserves. As a Chief Warrant Officer 2, he was recently recognized as the Texas Warrant Officer of the Year by the Reserve Officers Association of the United States.

“I was honored that my command even submitted me to be considered for the award and I am privileged to be able to serve my country,” said Faber.

Since his mobilization in 2012 Faber has served in Georgia and, most recently, Texas. He assisted with the closure of the Fort Benning (Georgia) Continental United States Replacement Center (CRC) and the establishment of a similar center at Fort Bliss (Texas). He is currently serving as the Human Resources Technician for Headquarters and Headquarter Battery, 402nd Field Artillery Brigade at Fort Bliss.

Faber has received several awards during 30-plus years of military service including: the Meritorious Service Medal, the Army Accommodation Medal, the Army Achievement Award, Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terror Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, and the Army Service Ribbon.

Faber’s award nomination praised his performance and called him, ‘an asset for the brigade.’ The inscribed plaque that accompanied the honor stated, ‘CW2 Faber’s exceptional ability and devotion to duty reflect great credit upon himself and are in keeping with the highest traditions of the United States Army and the Reserve Officers Association.’

Prior to being in the Army Reserves, Faber was in the active U.S. Army for six years. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Printing Management and an Associate of Science Degree in Printing Technology. He is also active with Relay for Life fund raising events, assists with his son’s Boy Scout Pack, and volunteers with the El Paso Texas Mayor’s annual Thanksgiving Dinner.

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GSC Football Team to Play Scrimmage at Roane County High School

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The GSC Pioneer Football team will be returning to County Stadium at Roane County High School on Saturday, August 23rd for an intersquad scrimmage and a youth clinic

Glenville, W.Va. - Glenville State College Head Football Coach David Hutchison would like to announce that the GSC Pioneer Football team will be returning to County Stadium at Roane County High School on Saturday, August 23rd for an intersquad scrimmage, following on the heels of last year’s successful inaugural event.

The day will begin with a youth clinic from 3:30-4:30 p.m., which will be conducted by GSC coaching staff and players.

The GSC intersquad scrimmage will begin at 5:00 p.m. and run until 6:30 p.m.

“Last year’s event was so much fun; not only did the young kids enjoy the youth clinic but our young men really enjoyed working with them and putting on a show for everyone that showed up,” stated Hutchison.

Admission is free and both events are open to the public.

For more information about the event, contact the GSC Athletic Department at (304) 462-4102.

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Two Pioneers Earn USA College Football Preseason All-America Honors

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Gary Henderson was named to the USA College Football Preseason All-America second team defense

Glenville, W.Va. - GSC’s Rahmann Lee and Gary Henderson have both earned USA College Football Presason All-American Honors.

Lee, a junior, was named to the first team offense. Last season he rushed for over 1,400 yards which was good enough to led the MEC in rushing.

Henderson, a senior, was named to the second team defense. Last season for the Pioneers he was the teams third leading tackler with 69 total tackles.

Below is a complete list of the MEC Preseason All-America selections:

First Team Offense

RB-Alex Cross (Shepherd)

RB-Rahmann Lee (Glenville State)

FB-Jonathan Hammer (Shepherd)

OL-Chris Barfield (Fairmont State)

OL-Doniel Gambrell (Notre Dame)

OL-Isaiah Shelton (Shepherd)

OL-Rustin Mayorga (Concord)

TE-Ray Brown (Notre Dame)

 Second Team Offense

Justin Johnson (Charleston)

 Second Team Defense

DL-Gary Henderson (Glenville State)

DL-Demetrius Reddick (Charleston)

DL-Rockford Stone (Charleston)

LB-Justin Avery (Charleston)

LB-Levi Barber (Shepherd)

LB-Kevin Chapple (Urbana)

LB-D’Gary Wallace (Urbana)

DB-Romell Haley (West Virginia State)

DB-Antonio Harris (West Virginia Wesleyan)

DB-Davon Marion (Concord)

 Third Team Offense

QB-Jeremy Musselman (West Virginia Wesleyan)

RB-David Hill (Urbana)

RB-Calvinaugh Jones (Concord)

RB-Jabre Lolley (Shepherd)

OL-Kyle Revis (Charleston)

OL-Hassan Ouri (Shepherd)

TE-Jon Cabral-Ramsey (West Virginia State)

 Third Team Defense

DL-Keith Ferguson (Concord)

LB-Hayden Davis (Notre Dame)

LB-Andrew Faraimo (West Liberty)

LB-Octavious Thomas (Shepherd)

LB-De’Ontre Johnson (Shepherd)

DB-Jacob Jean-Charles (Fairmont State)

DB-David McComas (Urbana)

 Specialists

PK-Ryan Earls (Shepherd)

PK-Andrew Ellington (Concord)

P-Griffin Yocum (West Liberty)

RS-C.J. Davis (Shepherd)

P-Andrew Huska (Concord)

 Honorable Mention

QB-Ray Russ (Notre Dame)

OL-Cody Parker (Concord)

OL-Ricardo Figueroa (West Virginia State)

WR-Dylan Potts (West Liberty)

LB-Dontray Billups (UVa-Wise)

LB-Mike Savage (West Virginia Wesleyan)

DB-Dontrewell Kelley (Shepherd

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Pioneers Place Two on BSN Releases All-MEC Preseason Squad

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Glenville State College running back Rahmann Lee has been selected to the BeyondSportsNetwork.com (BSN) All-MEC Preseason team

Glenville, W.Va. - Glenville State College running back Rahmann Lee and defensive end Gary Henderson have both been selected to the BeyondSportsNetwork.com (BSN) All-MEC Preseason team.

Lee, led the MEC in rushing yards per game with 127.9 yards per game. He also led the MEC in rushing yards with 1,407 yards.

Henderson, was the third leading tackler for the Pioneers last season with 69 total tackles, he also ranked ninth in the MEC in sacks with 5.5 total sacks and ranked eighth in forced fumbles with 2 last season.

The Mountain East Conference preseason poll will be released on Friday, Aug. 8. The 2014 football season starts with Fairmont State against Notre Dame College on Thursday, Sept. 4, with the rest of the league in action on Saturday, Sept. 6.

BSN MEC 2014 Preseason All Conference Football Team
Pos Name College Year
QB Jeremy Musselman WV Wesleyan SR
QB Ray Russ Notre Dame SR
RB Allen Cross Shepherd JR
RB Rahmann Lee Glenville State JR
FB Jonathan Hammer Shepherd JR
ATH John Knox Charleston JR
TE Ray Brown Notre Dame SR
WR Connor Arlia WV Wesleyan JR
WR Tiko Henderson Concord JR
WR Dylan Potts West Libety SR
OL Doniel Gambrell Notre Dame SR
OL Justin Johnson Charleston JR
OL Rustin Mayorga Concord SR
OL Isaiah shelton Shepherd SR
OL Chris Barfield Fairmont State SR
DL Gary Henderson Glenville State SR
DL Demetrius Reddick Charleston SR
DL Rockford Stone Charleston SR
DL Derrick Bavol Notre Dame JR
LB Levi Barber Shepherd SR
LB D’Gary Wallace Urbana JR
LB Kevin Chapple Urbana SO
LB Andre Faraimo West Liberty JR
S Ike Gibson Charleston SR
S Davon Marion Concord SR
CB Romell Haley West Virginia State JR
CB Antonio Harris WV Weselayan JR
PK Ryan Earls Shepherd JR
PK Andrew Ellington Concord SO
P Andrew Huska Concord SO
KR CJ Davis Shepherd SO

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Glenville State Names Kristen Tunno as new Head Softball Coach

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Glenville State College has named Kristen Tunno as the new Head Softball Coach of the Lady Pioneers

Glenville, W.Va. - Glenville State College and Director of Athletics Janet Bailey would like to announce the hiring of new Head Softball Coach Kristen Tunno.

“I am blessed to have been given the opportunity to become a part of the Pioneer family here at Glenville State. I am excited to begin promoting the vision and future of Pioneer Softball. I cannot wait to get started,” stated Tunno.

She comes to Glenville State College after serving as an assistant softball coach at Davis & Elkins. During her time at D&E she helped lead them to an overall record of 80-105 from 2011 to 2014.

She earned her bachelor’s degree in Sports & Business Administration from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania in the Spring of 2011 and is currently working on her Master’s Degree in Business Administration at American Public University.

Before beginning her coaching career she had an outstanding playing career at IUP. She was a four year starter for the Crimson Hawks and was part of an NCAA Division II bid to the World Series. Additionally, the Crimson Hawks were named PSAC Conference Champions and NCAA Division II Atlantic Super Regional Champions.

Tunno was a three-time All-PSAC Central first team selection in 2009, 2010, and 2011. She was a member of the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Region team in 2009, 2010, and 2011. Tunno ranks second at IUP in career batting average hitting .370 and ranks second in career hits with 192. She is also listed in the top ten in a number of other IUP career records, including seventh in games played (165), fourth in at bats (519), seventh in runs batted in (88), and sixth in doubles (30).

A native of Seaford, Virginia, Tunno graduated from Grafton High School in 2007 where she was named first team all-state in both softball and volleyball.

“I think that Kristen brings all the tools and skills to lead our Glenville State Lady Pioneer Softball team,” said Bailey.

Tunno replaces Mandy Sansbury who took the head softball position at the University of Mount Olive.

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2014 GSC Pioneer Football Kickoff Bash

Glenville, W.Va. – With the 2014 Pioneer football season rapidly approaching, Glenville State College Head Football Coach David Hutchison would like to announce the official start of the football preseason camp with the 1st Annual Glenville State Pioneer Football Kickoff Bash on Friday, August 8th. The bash is a fundraiser with all proceeds going to help the program’s budget and scholarships. The Football Kickoff Bash will be held at I.L. & Sue Morris Stadium.

There are 500 tickets available for $100 each. With every ticket you have a chance to win over 50 cash prizes including a grand prize of $3,000. You do not have to be present at the bash to win. GSC players and coaches will be on hand at this fun and exciting event. Tickets went on sale June 1st and are going quickly. There will be music, food, and other entertainment as the start of the 2014 Pioneer football season is celebrated.

To reserve a ticket, call GSC’s Cashier’s Office at (304) 462-6190. Be sure to mention the Football Bash, and provide your information. A football staff member will contact you afterward so you can receive your ticket. If you would like to pay by check, make it payable to ‘Glenville State Football’ and mail to: GSC Athletic Department, 200 High Street, Glenville, WV 26351. Remember there are only 500 tickets being sold.

Gates open at 4:00 p.m. and dinner will be served from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. Prize drawings will begin at 5:00 p.m. Additional admission may be purchased for $20 per person.

Prizes include: one $3,000 grand prize, one $1,500 second place prize, one $1,000 third place prize, one $500 fourth place prize, four $250 fifth place prizes, ten $100 sixth place prizes, twenty $50 seventh place prizes, and twenty $25 eighth place prizes. There will also be a silent auction and other door prizes available at the event.

For more information contact Dave McEntire at (304) 462-6225.

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