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Herd track and field readies for Conference USA Indoor Championships

Patrick O'Leary, Reporter
February 17, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

The Marshall University track and field team will compete in the 2017 Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 18-19 in Birmingham, Alabama. The meet will feature 13 Conference USA teams, as all 14 conference schools but Old Dominion have a track and field program.... Read more »

Herd softball heads back to Florida for Orange Blossom Invitational

Luke Creasy, WMUL-FM Sports Director
February 17, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

After a successful opening weekend of play, finishing 3-2 at the Unconquered Invitational hosted by Florida State, the Marshall Softball team enters the second weekend of regular season play at the Orange Blossom Invitational in Orlando, Florida. Marshall pulled off two come-from-behind wins, and... Read more »

Herd women’s basketball drop fourth straight game

Kaitlyn Shouse, Reporter
February 11, 2017
Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

The Marshall University women’s basketball team dropped their fourth straight game Saturday after falling to the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers, 78-64. The Herd started the first quarter trailing the Hilltoppers 5-0 before sophomore guard Shayna Gore converted a 3-pointer on an assist by senior guard... Read more »

WEEKEND WATCH

Brad Heltzel, Reporter
April 24, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

Baseball: Middle Tennessee State @ Marshall Friday at 1 p.m.—Saturday at 7 p.m.—Sunday at 10 a.m.   Ronnie Jebavy, Center Fielder, #1- Jebavy may be the most dynamic player in C-USA showcasing potency at the plate and range in the field. Jebavy ranks among the top five in C-USA in various hi... Read more »

WEEKEND WATCH

Bradley Heltzel, The Parthenon
April 16, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

Softball: Florida Atlantic @ Marshall Saturday at 1 p.m.—Saturday at 3 p.m.—Sunday at noon Emily Lochten, Shortstop, #25- Lochten has been dynamic in the batter’s box this season combining solid production with outstanding efficiency. Lochten carries a .361 batting average into the weeken... Read more »

WEEKEND WATCH

Bradley Heltzel, Reporter
April 9, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

Baseball: Charlotte @ Marshall (In Beckley, WV) Friday at 6 p.m.—Saturday at 4 p.m.—Sunday at 1 p.m. Zach Jarrett, Centerfielder, #10- Jarrett plays the role of clean-up hitter for University of North Carolina at Charlotte, using his excessive power to deliver extra base hits and clear the bases.... Read more »

WEEKEND WATCH

Bradley Heltzel, Reporter
April 2, 2015
Filed under OPINION, SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

Softball: North Texas @ Marshall Friday at 1 p.m.—Friday at 3 p.m.—Saturday at noon Taylor Schoblocher, Left Field, #16-  Schoblocher has been an offensive force this season anticipating pitches and hitting with power. Schblocher has the capability to belt homers and carry the ball when she i... Read more »

WEEKEND WATCH

Bradley Heltzel, Reporter
March 27, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

Baseball: FIU @ Marshall (In Charleston) Friday at 6 p.m.—Saturday at 4 p.m.—Sunday at 1 p.m. Edwin Rios, Infielder, #28- Rios is a powerful slugger with a knack for the long ball, leading Florida International University in homeruns this season with six. He collected five additional extra base hits a... Read more »

WEEKEND WATCH

Bradley Heltzel, Contributer
March 12, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

Baseball: UTSA @ Marshall (In Beckley, W.Va.) Friday at 3 p.m.—Saturday at 1 p.m.—Sunday at 1 p.m. Geonte Jackson, Infielder, #23 After a sluggish start to the season, Geonte Jackson has dialed in at the plate in the past few weeks. In fact, Jackson had a nine-game hit streak before it w... Read more »

WEEKEND WATCH

Bradley Heltzel, Contributer
March 6, 2015
Filed under OPINION, SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

Women’s Basketball: University of Charlotte @ Marshall University Saturday at 1 p.m. Lefty Webster, Forward, #21 Lefty Webster is a versatile swingman with terrific athleticism and length. Her overall build is lean and long and a rarity in the women’s game. It allows Webster to make an impact on both ends of the... Read more »

WEEKEND WATCH

Bradley Heltzel, Contributor
February 27, 2015
Filed under OPINION, SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

Men’s Basketball: Florida Atlantic @ Marshall  Saturday at 8 p.m. Marquan Botley, Point Guard, #2- Florida Atlantic University has lost nine straight games with its last victory coming against Marshall Jan. 17. In fact, that victory over Marshall is the only victory the Owls have registered s... Read more »