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The Grinnell Pioneers football team represents Grinnell College in collegiate level football. The team competes in NCAA Division III as a member of the Midwest Conference.[2]

Grinnell Pioneers
First season1889
Head coachJeff Pederson
StadiumRosenbloom Field
ConferenceMidwest
ColorsBlack and Scarlet[1]
         
Websitepioneers.grinnell.edu

HistoryEdit

On a blustery November afternoon in 1889, Grinnell College beat the University of Iowa 24–0 in the first intercollegiate football game west of the Mississippi River.[3] The team's first head coach was Theron Lyman.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Grinnell College Visual Identity. Retrieved June 25, 2018.
  2. ^ http://www.d3football.com/teams/Grinnell/2016/index
  3. ^ http://articles.latimes.com/1989-09-03/sports/sp-2185_1_grinnell-football