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GSC Women beat #6 ranked team in the country

GSC Women beat #6 ranked team in the country

The Glenville State Lady Pioneers tipped off their season against out-of-conference foe, Virginia Union, at home this past Friday. Both sides kept the score close the entire gamewith several lead changes as the Lady Pioneers hung on for a 90-83 victory. It was an excellent chance to see what is going to be in store for the ladies and how they plan to replace such key players as Tanesha Wilson, Dee Woodmore, Beth Deren, and Mishae Miles; and how they could play without injured Center [...]



GSC Men’s basketball 2-1 after close victory against the Golden Bears

GSC Men’s basketball 2-1 after close victory against the Golden Bears

Well it wasn’t pretty but the Glenville State men are above .500 for the first time this season. That is because through three nailbiting games, the Pioneers came out on top of two of those and dropped a heartbreaker to out-of-conference foe Gannon University. Tuesday night was a great night for the young Pioneers to show off in front of fellow Pioneer faithful as it was their home opener against WVU Tech. Showing off is a bit of an understatement as the Pioneers were a [...]



Pioneers Win Homecoming Game Against the UC Golden Eagles

Pioneers Win Homecoming Game Against the UC Golden Eagles

The Pioneers defeated WVIAC opponent University of Charleston at the  2012 homecoming game 14-10. They now have a record of 5-1 in the conference and 5-4 overall. Glenville State and University of Charleston were both unable to score in the first quarter, but Justin Feagin ran the ball seven yards in the second quarter to put the Pioneers on the scoreboard first at 7-0. At the 5:01 mark in the second quarter, the Golden Eagles ran the ball from nineteen yards out to tie the score at [...]



Pioneers Defeat Conference Opponent West Virginia State

Pioneers Defeat Conference Opponent West Virginia State

The Glenville State College Pioneers defeated West Virginia State 29-12 this past Saturday in another conference battle. The Pioneers now sit as the second seed in the WVIAC standings behind Shepherd with a record of 3-1 in the conference and 3-4 overall. On the third possession of the game, Rahmann Lee ran the ball 34 yards in the end zone for a touchdown. Unfortunately, West Virginia State blocked Colston Bayless’ point-after kick. The Pioneers took the lead 6-0. At the 2:04 mark in the second [...]



GSC XC teams race last time in regular season in WVIAC

GSC XC teams race last time in regular season in WVIAC

The men’s and women’s cross country teams competed this past weekend at Pipestem State Park. Host school Concord University held their annual Concord Alumni Invitational and several in-conference schools took part in the challenge along with in-state foe WVU Tech. The women’s 5k race was first and it wasn’t long before Rachel Williams of the host school rolled to a dominant victory in a time of 20:17. Williams set the tone for her team as Concord was just four points off a perfect score as [...]



Glenville Comes Back From West Liberty With a Win

Glenville Comes Back From West Liberty With a Win

The Glenville State College Pioneers hit the road to Wheeling this past Saturday to pick up their second conference win of the season against the West Liberty Hilltoppers. After their first possession of the game, the Pioneers flew the ball down to West Liberty’s 10 yard line on the fourth down. Before the Pioneers had a chance to score, Darold Hughes threw an interception, turning the ball over to West Liberty. Fortunately for the Pioneers, West Liberty fumbled the ball on their first offensive play [...]



GSC Volleyball Performing Well

GSC Volleyball Performing Well

Although the women’s volleyball team has had some setbacks this year, Coach Camai Roberson and the team have really been working hard for good performances on the courts. Roberson stated that the team is somewhat struggling physically and is rough around the edges. The team originally had 16 players, but lost seven players to injury and sickness, recruited one new player, and is now working with a roster of 10. The overall talent, however, is stronger than it has been in the past. Roberson and [...]



Pioneers Walk Away with Another Loss

Pioneers Walk Away with Another Loss

  The Glenville State College Pioneers fell to 1-3 for the season after another tough loss at Lindenwood University this past Friday. Colston Bayless gave the Pioneers a very early lead with a 22 yard field goal after Glenville drove the ball 70 yards on their first possession. Following Bayless’ field goal came Derek McRae who scored a touchdown from one yard out making the score 10-0 in the first. During the second quarter, Darold Hughes hit his main target from last game, Robert Jiles, from [...]



GSC Volleyball Wins Home Opener

GSC Volleyball Wins Home Opener

This past Tuesday the Lady Pioneers volleyball team took on the West Virginia Tech Golden Bears in a 7 p.m. home match-up. The Lady Pioneers prevailed three sets to one over the visiting team in their home opener. The first two sets saw the Lady Pioneers win in dominating fashion with scores of 25-19 and 25-18 over the Lady Golden Bears. A large crowd was on hand to watch the game and they were not disappointed. The third game however was the loan setback for [...]



Pioneers Fall to University of Tennessee Chattanooga

Pioneers Fall to University of Tennessee Chattanooga

It was a tough Thursday night for the Glenville State Pioneers as they took their second loss of the season to University of Tennessee Chattanooga Mocs, with the final score being 35-0. Having only five first downs the entire game, the Pioneers offense just couldn’t get back into their groove after UT Chattanooga scored off of a Glenville State fumble by Rahmann Lee. Going into halftime the score was 21-0 in favor of UT Chattanooga. The Pioneers offensive struggles continued into the second half of [...]