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Jake Griffith
Hailing from the great city of St. Louis, Jake Griffith is a senior broadcast journalism major at Marshall University. Not only is Jake the Sports Editor for The Parthenon, but he also is the station manager and sports director for Marshall University Television channel 25. Jake is a former employee of WSAZ News Channel 3, an NBC affiliate in Huntington. In his free time, he hosts HerdCenter, an all-Marshall sports show on MUTV. Jake hopes to one day host his own national sports show or work as a sports reporter for a national outlet, such as FOX Sports. You can find Jake on Twitter @GriffithOnTV and on Facebook by liking his page Jake Griffith.

Jacob Griffith, Sports Editor

May 16, 2017
Conference announces new site for 2018, 2019 basketball championships (Story)
May 10, 2017
Eight Marshall athletic programs earn perfect NCAA academic progress rate scores (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Baker aims to replicate success at Huntington (Photo)
Mar 31, 2017
VIDEO: Sit down with former Marshall wide receiver Troy Brown (Video)
Mar 17, 2017
Marshall names new women’s basketball coach (Video)
Mar 12, 2017
Clock strikes midnight on Herd’s magical season as MTSU repeats as C-USA champs (Story/Video)
Mar 10, 2017
Cinderella story Herd romp into C-USA Title game with upset of La. Tech (Story/Video)
Mar 10, 2017
Elmore’s free throw helps Herd sneak past ODU in C-USA quarterfinals (Story/Video)
Mar 09, 2017
Browning-led Herd throttle Owls, advance to C-USA quarterfinals (Story)
Mar 08, 2017
Charlotte outlasts Herd in opening round of C-USA women’s basketball tournament (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
Column: Herd women’s basketball needs answers fast (Video)
Feb 07, 2017
Herd volleyball’s Strickland named Assistant Director of Athletic Development for Big Green (Story)
Jan 26, 2017
Marshall football announces 2017 schedule (Story)
Jan 20, 2017
Carter G. Woodson Lyceum established (Story)
Jan 20, 2017
Marshall hockey returns home for meeting with Dennison (Story)
Dec 30, 2016
Poor start sinks Herd in thriller versus Pittsburgh (Story)
Dec 22, 2016
Marshall travels north for showdown with top-25 Bearcats (Story)
Dec 21, 2016
Herd tame Bengals, break records to close out non-conference schedule (Story)
Dec 20, 2016
Burks returns, but Herd struggle in sloppy victory (Story/Video)
Dec 12, 2016
Marshall dominates Bluefield College en route to sixth win (Story)
Dec 09, 2016
Herd look to continue hot streak at home versus Bluefield College (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
Herd return home for meeting with Toledo (Story)
Nov 28, 2016
Herd set to face rival Bobcats (Story)
Nov 27, 2016
Hilltoppers brutalize Marshall in final game of season (Story/Video)
Nov 25, 2016
Without Taylor, Herd fall to Buckeyes for first loss of season (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
For Thompson, breakout performance just another day at the office (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Herd overcome slow start to down Florida A&M (Story)
Nov 14, 2016
Herd to face FAMU in home-opener (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
Column: On the outside, looking in (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
Williams wins mayoral race over McCallister (Video)
Nov 07, 2016
Column: #CAB needs to end (Story)
Nov 03, 2016
After injury, Akers ready to make an impact (Story)
Nov 03, 2016
Herd put season, bowl hopes on line (Story)
Oct 31, 2016
Column: Basketball season can’t come soon enough (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
Column: Deferring not a bad plan for Marshall football (Story)
Oct 20, 2016
Herd rolls out military-inspired helmets for second season (Story)
Oct 17, 2016
Stadium fire ruled arson (Story)
Oct 13, 2016
Thundering Herd look to avoid 5-peat (Story)
Oct 06, 2016
Marshall football begins Conference USA play Saturday (Story)
Sep 29, 2016
Marshall football hits road for first time in 2016 (Story)
Sep 29, 2016
Marshall athletics opens time capsule after 25 years (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
Morrell makes most of first career start (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
Marshall University and the fight against sexual assault (Story)
Sep 08, 2016
Scouting Report: Morgan State (Story)
Sep 08, 2016
Thundering Herd not overlooking Morgan State (Story)
Sep 05, 2016
Herd football preparing for difficult Conference-USA schedule (Story)
Sep 01, 2016
Bye week, but no off-week for Herd football (Story)
Aug 26, 2016
Marshall football dismisses safety Tiquan Lang (Story)
Aug 26, 2016
19th annual ‘Paint the Capital Green’ an event for all (Story)
Mar 28, 2016
Holliday talks team strengths and position battles as team heads into spring practices (Story)
Mar 09, 2016
Column: Pro scouts taking notice of Herd’s football program (Story)
Mar 07, 2016
Loop hits game winner in overtime to secure victory, three seed in conference tournament (Story)
Feb 29, 2016
Marshall’s late push falls short, drops Senior Day game to Middle Tennessee (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Column: Peyton Manning’s fall from grace (Story)
Feb 15, 2016
Herd drops close game to Hilltoppers, 80-76 (Story)
Feb 08, 2016
Marshall women tops UTSA, move to 6-5 against conference opponenets (Story)
Feb 03, 2016
Marshall football announces 2016 recruiting class (Story)
Jan 25, 2016
Marshall women’s basketball team downs Old Dominion in snow-delayed game (Story)