FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE-January 5, 2018

BOONE, NC- William Thompson, General Manager of the American Arena League's High Country Grizzlies,
today announced that the team named Scott Meserve as the High Country Grizzlies Head Coach.
“I’m excited for the opportunity.” Meserve said.  “Boone is an incredible place. The environment and the fans
are amazing.  This is an incredible organization to be a part of from the owners and the front office. I’m excited
to be a part of the program.”

Meserve has more than 25 years of coaching experience including stints at professional, collegiate, and high
school levels. His past two decades he primarily served as Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator at the high
school level.  Prior to his Associate Head Coach position with the Grizzlies, Meserve served as an Assistant
with the Triangle Torch and Cape Fear Heroes.

For more information on all things Grizzlies, visit highcountrygrizzlies.com. To learn more about the American
Arena League, visit americanarenaleague.com