Shenango Valley Truth Join GDFL

by GDFL Media

Farrell, PA-Pro Developmental football lands in Farrell, Pennsylvania. Say welcome to our newest members of the GDFL, The Shenango Valley Truth!

The Gridiron Development Football League (GDFL) has announced that the Shenango Valley Truth are now officially locked in for the 2021 season. 

"This is a great group of players, coaches and owners that understands the direction of the GDFL and how important it is to be very uniformed as a league and know this is a great direction for our teams" said COO Tracey Hardney-Scott. "With the teams solidifying their roles as professional developmental football teams by joining our league and focusing on the training and development of their players as well as building a solid product on and off the field, it will only strengthen the value of our industry" The Shenango Valley Truth is owned and operated by Michael Benner & Juan Williams. 

"We are incredibly excited to bring professional developmental football Shenango Valley community," said Truth Owner Michael Benner. "We are creating something that not only excites the community, but also is able to give back. We are thrilled to be joining a league with a strong model for success and with regional & national  rivalries."

The team will is located in Farrell, Pennsylvania and their venue will be (TBA) High School Stadium  the whole city is looking forward to being apart of a professional structure within the league. The team already has players on its roster (pics and bios to be released soon).

Founded: 2020

Stadium: (TBA) High School Stadium

Owners: Michael Benner & Juan Williams

Based in:  Farrell, Pennsylvania 

League: GDFL

Colors: Vegas, Red, Black, 


The Gridiron Developmental Football League is a Professional Developmental Football League based in Memphis, Tennessee. This League was established to provide the community with high quality sports entertainment and to provide athletes the opportunity to participate in professional sports. We are looking at partnering with national and local area businesses in our pursuit of excellence and commitment to our community. Our commitment, dedication, and vision are set on building a firm foundation for professionalism and quality. The Gridiron Developmental Football League continues to strive to provide a quality minor professional level of football throughout the United States and beyond giving area athletes and fans the opportunity be a part of history. Our organization would like to thank you for your support. We are excited about the upcoming season and look forward to “Making AN IMPACT” in our Community.

Fans can visit our website at for upcoming announcements, ticketing info, and player tryouts.

The GDFL Communications Office contributed to this article.