Exploring the history of the New River Gorge region of West Virginia
Monday, August 29, 2016
Mt. Hope Lost First Game Played in New Stadium on Oct. 24, 1936
In the first game played in the newly constructed football stadium, the Mount Hope High School "Mustangs" football team lost 32 to 0 to the Greenbrier Military School's "Cadets." The game, played on Saturday evening, was Mount Hope's homecoming game.