GLVC Football Launch Schedule and Website Announcement
INDIANAPOLIS – The Great Lakes Valley Conference has announced the schedule, along with a fan-friendly website, for the 10th annual GLVC Football Kickoff event, taking place on the campus of McKendree University this Friday, July 29. The website combines multiple social media and traditional media platforms to allow media and league fans to interact with the eight GLVC football head coaches and 14 student-athletes who will be at the Hettenhausen Center for the Arts in 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. ET.
Each school’s coach and two student-athletes will rotate through several 10-minute stations designed to promote GLVC football on various platforms, including a live press conference on the GLVC Sports Network (GLVCSN), fun interviews” 4 Downs” which will be uploaded to GLVC’s official YouTube page, an Instagram photoshoot and “Chalk Talk” session, and a “3&Out” feature on Facebook Live. The Greyhounds will be represented by the head coach Chris KeeversHarlon Hill candidate Toriano Clinton and first All-GLVC teammate Kiave Warrior.
A new station – and social media platform GLVC – will be introduced at the 2022 event with the launch of the TikTok station “Fight Song”. Players will be asked to sing their school fight song and post this video to the @glvcsports page.
When every coach and student-athlete reaches GLVCSN’s live video broadcast station, team representatives will spend 10 minutes previewing the upcoming season, as official press conference coverage will be broadcast live for all to see. fans can watch it for free on GLVCSN.com, GLVCSN iOS and Android mobile apps, and GLVCSN OTT apps on Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, and Android TV.
Not only will fans have the opportunity to see their team in a formal setting, but they will also have multiple opportunities to see their personal side. The “3 & Out” feature on Facebook Live will feature each entrant answering questions focused on life as an NCAA Division II student-athlete while answering questions submitted by GLVC fans watching online. . The “4 Downs” YouTube segment will offer every student-athlete the opportunity to become a GLVCSN Extra Credit Reporter and put their teammate on the clock with four “hot seat” questions.
Fans will learn more about the keys to victory and pre-game protocol from the teams on Instagram station “Chalk Talk”, while coaches and players will also pose for a variety of photos and videos on the platform. Participants can immediately post their own photos on their social networks and share them with all their friends and fans.
The league will also use Twitter to promote the 2022 season on its official account, @GLVCsports. GLVC will again use the hashtag #GLVCkickoff and encourages its schools and fans to do the same. Additionally, the league will post the GLVC 2022 pre-season poll on Twitter during the first hour of the event. Returning for an eighth season, “Twenty on Twitter,” which concludes the online event with all seven coaches and 14 players tweeting live on their personal and official school athletic accounts from 1:40 p.m. to 2 p.m. HEY. During these final 20 minutes, league attendees will be encouraged to share their thoughts on the event, tweet photos from the day, or answer the latest questions from fans on team accounts, including @UIndyAthletics.
Members of the media attending the GLVC Football Kickoff will also be involved in station rotation, as each team will spend 10 minutes with print, radio and television reporters across the league’s footprint.
A photo gallery featuring the day’s activities, as well as group photos of the head coaches and student-athletes in attendance, will also be available after the event.
In addition to the players and coaches scheduled to attend the 2022 GLVC Football Kick-Off, GLVC Commissioner Jim Naumovich and GLVC Supervisor of Football Officials Mike McCann will be present at the event.
The full schedule for all stations for the day is available below:
2022 GLVC FOOTBALL LAUNCH COVER
|TIME (ET)||GLVCSN||4 DOWN||MEDIA||MEDIA||TALK TO CHALK||3&OUT||FIGHT SONG|
|1:40 p.m.||CVGL||– – –||– – –||– – –||– – –||– – –||– – –|
|1:40 p.m.-2 p.m.||Twenty on Twitter|