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Pioneer Football Wins against Notre Dame

Pioneer Football Wins against Notre Dame

On Saturday, October 25, the Pioneers took on The Notre Dame Falcons and took the win from right under their feet. Last week’s game the Pioneers beat UVA-Wise while Notre Dame took the win from Shepherd. So both teams were ready to get their next win. For the Pioneers it was a close game but nothing would stand in their way to victory. The Glenville State Pioneer football team gained about 588 yards of total offense in the game and the final score was 41-38. [...]



Pioneer Volleyball Loses Game Against West Virginia Wesleyan

Pioneer Volleyball Loses Game Against West Virginia Wesleyan

The Glenville State College volleyball team played the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats on Tuesday, October 28 and unfortunately lost in three matches. The Bobcats won their previous game against West Virginia State University and took that win on to play the Pioneers. The Pioneers had a close game and would not give up throughout all three matches but would come up short each time. The scores for each game were 25-15, 25-12, and 25-16. Tahje Houston and Madison Smith both had 4 kills, Stefanie Gladders [...]



Pioneers Crush Homecoming Game

Pioneers Crush Homecoming Game

The Pioneer Football team finally got that win on Saturday, October 11 at their homecoming game against the University of Charleston. The final score was a close call but the Pioneers pushed through and beat Charleston by only four points.  The Pioneers would, as Gary Henderson put it, “kick butt” in the first half, making the score 17-10, Pioneers. Unfortunately, in the third quarter, Charleston fought back by taking a whopping 13 point lead. But the Pioneers did not let up and in the fourth [...]



Pioneer Football Loses at Wesleyan

Pioneer Football Loses at Wesleyan

  The Pioneers played West Virginia Wesleyan at Wesleyan on October 4 and suffered a loss. The Pioneers fought hard but the final score was 35-38. The Pioneers scored the first seven points to start of the game off giving them the lead unfortunately the Pioneers lost the lead when the Bobcats scored a touchdown towards the end of the first half, making the score 24-20. Going into the third quarter, Wesleyan added to the score board again, changing the score to 31-20. Glenville fought back with a 59-yard touchdown [...]



Lacrosse Club Growing at GSC

Lacrosse Club Growing at GSC

    Are you a college student who cannot play on a football team for some reason and just want to have some fun playing a full-contact sport? Glenville State has just the solution for that as right now, a lacrosse team is being formed. It is currently a club, but organizers hope it will field a full team in a year or two.  Jason Rosenburg, a GSC student, is the coach and president as well as a player. Rosenburg started playing lacrosse because he [...]



Pioneer Football Scores Win Against Urbana

Pioneer Football Scores Win Against Urbana

The Pioneer football team claimed their first win of the 2014 season against Urbana with a score of 31-28. In the first half, Urbana was the first one to put a score on the board with a one yard run making the starting score 0-7. But soon after, Glenville’s Dante Absher caught a 20 yard pass that led to their first touchdown, making the score tied at 7-7. The Pioneers would then take the next 17 points going into halftime putting them in the lead at [...]



Pioneer Football Prepare for Battle

Pioneer Football Prepare for Battle

The Glenville State Pioneers are going to be taking on Wesleyan Bob on October 4 at home and it is said that they are ready to take down some Bobcats. The Bobcats are currently 1-3 with a losing season so far and the Pioneers are planning to make them 1-4. Glenville’s Player of the Week and MEC Defensive Player of the Week, Gary Henderson says, “The Bobcats shouldn’t be taken lightly, but with enough preparation we can get that win.”  And the Pioneers have been [...]



Pioneer Volleyball Falls Last Week

Pioneer Volleyball Falls Last Week

Glenville State’s volleyball team lost on the road against the University of Charleston, West Virginia State University and Seton Hill. On Tuesday, September 23, the team traveled to University of Charleston and lost in three sets. On Wednesday, the team traveled to Seton Hill and again fell in three sets. And then to end off the week, the team traveled to West Virginia State University, where the team lost in three sets. But the team hopes to make a comeback this week when they play UVA-Wise on [...]



Annual Battle of the Bit

Glenville State College football played against Fairmont State University on Saturday 20 in the annual battle of the bit. The Falcons started off the game with the first touch-down making the starting score 24-0. However, the Pioneers would not let the Falcons keep the lead for long scoring 14 points towards the end of the first half. The Falcons ended half-time with only a 10 point lead. After half-time Glenville State’s Tevin Drake would fumble the ball, putting the ball in the Falcons hands, where [...]



Glenville Football Falls to West Liberty

Glenville State Pioneer football team lost to the Hilltoppers at their first home game on Saturday afternoon in double overtime, 27-24. The Pioneers started off the game with Ralph Gordon scoring the first touchdown making the starting score 7-0. But West Liberty came back with a one yard touchdown, tying the score. By the end of the first half, the Pioneers were in the lead again with a score of 14-7. During the second half the Pioneers and Hilltoppers were neck and neck, scoring one [...]