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Herd Baseball falls to Ohio Bobcats

Herd Baseball falls to Ohio Bobcats

Adam Polsky, Reporter
April 8, 2015
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS

The Marshall University baseball team dropped its fourth consecutive contest with a 4-2 loss against Ohio University Wednesday at the Kennedy Center YMCA field. The Bobcats jumped out to a lead in the third inning when senior infielder Jake Madsen started off his big day with a sacrifice fly to lef...

Herd Baseball prepares for weekend series

Herd Baseball prepares for weekend series

Kasey Madden, Reporter
March 10, 2015
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS

The Marshall University baseball team plays a three game series this weekend against the University of Texas at San Antonio in Beckley. Originally, the Herd had a scheduled home opener Tuesday against the University of Akron, but the game was canceled  because of the recent weather events. Last weekend, Marsha...

Herd baseball prepares for season opener

Herd baseball prepares for season opener

Jill Shemanski, Reporter
February 12, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, SPORTS

The Marshall University baseball team will head down south to Tallahassee, Florida for their season opener tournament Friday against Florida A&M University. The Herd welcomes 13 new faces to its program this season, including seven junior college transfers and six freshmen. The team came out of C...

Former Herd baseball players still use teamwork

Kasey Madden, Reporter
February 3, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Uncategorized

From throwing strikes, to fielding hits, to the daily operations of Marshall University, three former Herd baseball players still know the meaning of teamwork. John Winters, Director of Printing Services Brian Morgan, chair and associate of Integrated Science and Technology and Sargent Scott Ballou of th...

New expectations for Marshall baseball

New expectations for Marshall baseball

Malcolm Walton, Reporter
January 28, 2015
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS

Marshall University’s baseball team had a disappointing season last year that ended with the team finishing 20-31, including 10-19 in conference play. Senior Andrew Dundon said he has different expectations for the team this season. “My expectation for the team is to win the conference championshi...