Scott Meserve began his coaching career more than 25 years ago after playing Offensive Tackle at Springfield College. He coached for five years at the collegiate level with King’s College in Pennsylvania, Springfield College in Massachusetts, and Colgate University in New York. Meserve then spent nearly two decades coaching high school teams as Defensive Coordinator and Head Coach, most recently at Smithfield Selma High School and Southeast Raleigh High School.
Over the last two years, Meserve has been Assistant Coach under Grizzlies’ Head Coach Joshua Resignalo with the Cape Fear Heroes and the Triangle Torch at the arena level where he led the offensive and defensive lineman. While with the Cape Fear Heroes, he coached an all-conference center and assisted two players in continuing their careers in professional leagues internationally. His experience, acumen and leadership ability help athletes excel under pressure. Meserve and his wife Debbie have three children, Seth, Benjamin, and Leanne.
Mo Gore brings experience from multiple levels of football, having played receiver in college at Appalachian State University, coached wide receivers at Richmond Senior High School in Rockingham, NC, and now joining the Grizzlies to coach defensive backs. In high school, he was a four-time all-conference selection (two for football, two for track & field) and was also named Conference Special Teams Player of the Year during senior campaign.
At Appalachian State, Gore played under Hall of Fame coach Jerry Moore, and was also coached by Scott Satterfield in his first year of being named head coach at Appalachian. While at Appalachian, Gore was a part of the 2012 SoCon championship team. Mo’s father, Mike was also a part of a SoCon championship team at Appalachian State during the 1986 season coached by Sparky Woods. While at Richmond Senior High School, Gore was accomplished as a baseball coach, winning the 2016 SEC baseball championship as an assistant.
Gore is also helping grow Bone Dry Basement Solutions, which is a crawl space encapsulation business located in Boone, NC owned by his brother Bailey Gore.