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Abby Herring

Abby Herring Makes Marshall Cross Country History

Joel Spears, Student Reporter November 21, 2023

Abby Herring has made history as the third-ever runner in Marshall's cross country program to advance to the NCAA Division I Cross Country National Championships.  The...

The womens cross country race at Huntington YMCAs Kennedy Center Outdoor Recreation facility.

Marshall Hosts Cross Country Meet for the First Time in 34 Years

Joseph DiCristofaro, News Editor September 19, 2023

For the first time since 1989, Marshall Cross Country hosted a home meet which resulted in podium finishes for both the women's and men's teams on Friday,...

HollyAnn Swann and Caleb Bowen (Left) and Dan Green (Right) in the midst of running in their respective races.

Run, Pace, Race 100 Miles

Taylor Huddleston, Sports Editor December 1, 2020

The coronavirus has prevented a lot of challenges when it comes to competing in sports. Many sports were not able to participate in their respective seasons,...

 Alex Minor led the way for the Herd placing second in the Evansville Invitational.

Herd men and women’s XC team finish at top of Evansville Invitational

Brigham Warf, Reporter October 22, 2019

Marshall University’s cross country men and women’s team found success at the Evansville Invitational in Indiana with men placing first overall and...

Marshall University Athletics Hall of Famer Rogers Beckett (right) stands with daughter, Astoria Beckett who now runs cross country.

Cross-country freshman ‘runs’ in the footsteps of Hall of Fame father

Grant Goodrich, Reporter October 1, 2019

Marshall Athletics Hall of Famer Rogers Beckett left Huntington several years ago, but the Beckett name returned to Marshall’s campus this semester with...

Cross country wins big at Adidas Winthrop Invitational

Brigham Warf, Reporter September 18, 2019

The Marshall University Thundering Herd men and women’s cross-country teams raced Saturday Sept. 14 in Rock Hill, South Carolina for the 36th annual...

Herd cross country opens season in Kentucky

Morgan Griffith, Reporter August 31, 2018

Marshall cross country will travel to Highland Heights, Kentucky this weekend to compete in its first meet of the season—the Queen City Invitational....

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