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Jack Bogaczyk: unedited

Jack Bogaczyk: unedited

Adam Rogers, Sports Editor
July 22, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Uncategorized

                          Former Herdzone.com columnist and Herd Insider editor Jack Bogaczyk officially retired on June 30th after more than 40 years as a beat reporter, editor and columnist. ... Read more »

Hankerson returns with big season for track team

Danielle Wright, Reporter
April 28, 2016
Filed under SPORTS

Marshall University women’s track team member Tianya Hankerson made a surprising return to the program this season. The junior runner brought her son Noah Hankerson into the world in August of 2015 shortly after the 2015-16 school year started. Hankerson took off the fall semester and returned... Read more »

Herd faces Blue Raiders in conference play

April 28, 2016
Filed under SPORTS

Marshall University baseball will begin a three-game weekend series 7 p.m. Friday against Conference USA opponent Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The Herd (21-17, 10-8) suffered a loss to in-state rival West Virginia Wednesday when a furious eighth inning rally came up... Read more »

Greene reflects on time as member of Herd

Greene reflects on time as member of Herd

Christian Hisman, Reporter
April 28, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

Senior outfielder Kaelynn Greene’s time as a member of the Marshall University softball team will soon come to an end. However, the Eastvale, California native said the past four years has been some of the best years of her life. “I have really enjoyed my time here,” Greene said. “But the four years went by r... Read more »

Herd baseball’s Finfer has no regrets passing on MLB in favor of collegiate career, education

Herd baseball’s Finfer has no regrets passing on MLB in favor of collegiate career, education

Brittanie Fowler, Reporter
April 27, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

The MLB Draft can be an exciting, depressing, surprising and emotional experience for baseball players all over the country. Kids start out playing the sport when they learn how to walk in hopes of one day making it to the big leagues. For many players that dream doesn’t come true. But for one o... Read more »

Marshall track prepped for Penn Relays In Philadelphia

Christian Hisman, Reporter
April 27, 2016
Filed under SPORTS

The Marshall University track team will head to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Thursday to compete in the Penn Relays. The meet will last all day Thursday and Friday. The Penn Relays meet started in 1895 and has since earned the distinction of being the oldest and largest track and field competition i... Read more »

Men’s golf concludes season with one of program’s best performances at Conference USA Championships in Texas

April 27, 2016
Filed under SPORTS

The Marshall University men’s golf team carded its best placement in the Conference USA Championships since 2013 Tuesday at the Texarkana Country Club in Houston. Marshall finished in a tie for eighth place with the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a total score of 894, which was just... Read more »

Marshall baseball’s rally comes up just short in final innings versus rival West Virginia

April 27, 2016
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The Marshall University baseball team’s late-game rally against in-state rival West Virginia University came up just short Wednesday in Morgantown as the Herd fell 9-8. With the Herd (21-17, 10-8) trailing 4-3 heading into the seventh inning, West Virginia slapped in five runs in the seventh inning... Read more »

Martin making impact in first year

Martin making impact in first year

Danielle Wright, Reporter
April 26, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

After an impressive start to the season, Marshall University freshman pitcher Wade Martin may have a bright future as a member of the university’s baseball team.  The young pitcher has had the opportunity to warm up his arm and contribute to the pitching staff despite thoughts of redshirting ea... Read more »

Marshall volleyball signee named finalist for Indiana Player of the Year

April 26, 2016
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Marshall University volleyball signee and current Providence High School standout Audrey Shannon (New Albany, Indiana) has been named a finalist for the Indiana Volleyball Player of the Year award. Shannon is one of three finalists for the honor, which will be awarded Thursday at the inaugural Indiana S... Read more »

Baseball game rescheduled due to weather

Baseball game rescheduled due to weather

April 26, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

The Marshall University baseball team (21-15, 10-7 C-USA) heads to Morgantown, West Virginia to face West Virginia University 6:30 p.m. Wednesday (20-18, 6-8 Big 12) at Monongalia County Ballpark. The original game time was  scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. However, it was postponed due to inclement weather.... Read more »

Marshall takes on in-state rival West Virginia Tuesday in Morgantown

Brittanie Fowler, Reporter
April 25, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

The Marshall University baseball team (21-15, 10-7 C-USA) heads to Morgantown, West Virginia to face West Virginia University Tuesday (20-18, 6-8 Big 12) at Monongalia County Ballpark. Marshall heads into the game after a series win against Conference-USA opponent the University of North Carolina a... Read more »

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