Marshall University's Student Newspaper

The Parthenon

Marshall University's Student Newspaper

The Parthenon

Marshall University's Student Newspaper

The Parthenon

Marshall Loses on the Road in Overtime Against Bowling Green

Marshall Loses on the Road in Overtime Against Bowling Green

Chayce Matheny, Sports Editor September 17, 2022

Marshall lost to Bowling Green in overtime by a final score of 34-31 Saturday night. The Herd came into the game looking to build on their recent road...

Marshall University Should Retire More Football Numbers

Zane Towsend, Student Reporter September 11, 2022

From the natural grass of Fairfield Stadium to the artificial turf at Joan C. Edwards Stadium, there have been many legendary football players that have...

HERD UPSET #8 NOTRE DAME

HERD UPSET #8 NOTRE DAME

Chayce Matheny, Sports Editor September 10, 2022

Marshall stunningly upset No. 8 Notre Dame by a 26-21 score Saturday evening on Sept. 10. Marshall had a 9-7 lead at halftime and, despite Notre Dame...

Junior Owen Porter returns a fumble 21 yards for a touchdown.

How The Herd Can Beat The Irish

Zach Bollinger, Sports Columnist September 6, 2022

It’s not senior prom, but Marshall finally gets their date with Notre Dame in South Bend this Saturday. Marshall will enter the game as 19 and a half...

Sophomore running back Ethan Payne scored two touchdowns in the Herds season opener.

Herd Blow Out Norfolk State in Season Opener

Zane Townsend, Reporter September 3, 2022

In the team's season opener at Joan C. Edwards Stadium, the Marshall football team made a statement in front of 24,607 spectators. In the team's first...

Colombi Named Herd Starter for Week 1

Colombi Named Herd Starter for Week 1

Chayce Matheny, Sports Editor August 25, 2022

Marshall has named a starting quarterback for the 2022 season. Coach Charles Huff named Henry Colombi the starter for week one after a “close” competition...

Football Star Rasheen Ali to Miss Start of Season

The Parthenon August 23, 2022

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. --- All-American sophomore running back Rasheen Ali will be away from the team for an extended time. Marshall University head football...

Herd Football Key Matchup Breakdown

Herd Football Key Matchup Breakdown

Tyler Kennett, Sports Editor June 14, 2022

Appalachian State Appalachian State is likely the Herd’s most anticipated opponent in all of the Sun Belt. For the past two years, Marshall has competed...

Standout Herd Football Player Profiles

Standout Herd Football Player Profiles

Tyler Kennett, Sports Editor June 2, 2022

Rasheen Ali - Cleveland, Ohio, 6-0 201lbs, Redshirt Sophomore Running Back Rasheen Ali blossomed as one of the best running backs in the entire country...

A Look at Marshall QB Prospects for 2022

A Look at Marshall QB Prospects for 2022

Tyler Kennett, Sports Editor February 2, 2022

Marshall’s signing day is coming up this week. With the recent transfer of Henry Colombi, a standout Florida prospect and former Texas Tech Quarterback,...

Marshall’s Football Win Streak Halted by UAB

Andrew Rogers, Reporter November 17, 2021

The Marshall football team ended its four-game losing streak end in a 21-14 loss at the hands of the UAB Blazers on Saturday afternoon at Joan C. Edwards...

Jayden Harrison Named Conference USA Special Teams Player of the Week

Tyler Kennett, Reporter November 10, 2021

Marshall kick returner Jayden Harrison was awarded Conference USA Special Teams Player of the Week on Monday. “It wouldn’t be possible if it wasn’t...

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