The Parthenon

Homecoming Parade

Richard Crank, Photographer

October 31, 2019

These are photographs taken by Richard Crank at the 2019 Homecoming Parade.

Athlete of the week: Justin Rohrwasser

Justin Rohrwasser after he nailed the game winning field goal.

Staff Writer, The Parthenon

October 29, 2019

ABOUT JUSTIN ROHRWASSER: Class: Redshirt senior Position: Kicker Height: 6’3 Weight: 230 lbs. Hometown: Clifton Park, NY LAST WEEK’S RESULTS: Vs. Western Kentucky University (W 26-23) FG: 4 ATT, 4 M, 53 Long KICKOFFS: 6 ATT, 385 YDS PATs: 2 TB, 2 ATT, 2 M Redshirt senior kicker Justin...

Herd travels to Texas to battle Rice Owls

Doc Holliday prior to kickoff in the Herd game vs WKU.

Brigham Warf, Reporter

October 29, 2019

Despite key injuries, Head Football Coach Doc Holliday’s team has been red hot in its last three conference games but now swings its attention to a winless Rice University. “It is going to be a fight for us,” Holliday said. “Everyone looks at Rice’s record and thinks they are not a very good...

Special Teams lifts the Herd for 5th win of the season

Justin Rohrwasser after he nailed the game winning field goal.

Mike Dotson, Reporter

October 26, 2019

Redshirt senior Justin Rohrwasser’s excellence and game winning field goal as time expired helped Marshall defeat Western Kentucky University Saturday evening by a score of 26-23. “I am really proud of my players, I am proud of the way they played,” Head Coach Doc Holliday said. “We took car...

Marshall University Football set to face Western Kentucky for homecoming

Tavin Richardson and Kereon Merrell in the game against Old Dominion

Brigham Warf, Reporter

October 22, 2019

The Herd won back-to-back conference games (4-3, 2-1 Conference USA) and prepare to face Western Kentucky University (5-2, 4-0 C-USA) in the Moonshine Throwdown on Saturday, Oct. 6 for the Marshall University Homecoming  game. “This is a game you better get up for,” Head Coach Doc Holliday sai...

Marshall football vs Old Dominion (Gallery)

Richard Crank, Photographer

October 15, 2019

Marshall football vs Old Dominion on Oct. 12. 2019.

Herd football seeks a second conference win against FAU

Marshall football player Isaiah Green is all smiles with teammate Brenden Knox in the game against Old Dominion.

Brigham Warf, Reporter

October 15, 2019

After securing its first conference win of the season (3-3, 1-1 Conference-USA), Marshall will look to keep the momentum rolling against Florida Atlantic University (4-2, 2-0 C-USA) with another short week of practice. The trip for Head Coach Doc Holliday’s team is a home away from home for many...

Athlete of the Week: Darius Hodge

Darius Hodge celebrates a big play for the Herd during the Marshall vs. Old Dominion football game on Saturday, Oct. 12.

October 15, 2019

ABOUT DARIUS HODGE: Class: Redshirt sophomore Position: Defensive Lineman Height: 6’2 Weight: 238 lbs. Hometown: Wake Forest, N.C. LAST WEEK’S RESULTS: vs. Old Dominion University Tackles: 4 solo, 3 assisted, 7 total, 4.5 tackles for loss, 26 yards Sacks: 4.5 total, 26...

Marshall ends losing skid with win over ODU

Marshall ends losing skid with win over ODU

Brigham Warf, Reporter

October 12, 2019

Marshall University football snapped a two-game losing skid by rushing its way to a 31-17 victory over Old Dominion, improving to 3-3 (1-1 Conference-USA). “I am proud of our players for the way they bounced back and the level of their play,” Head Coach Doc Holliday said. “At the end of the...

Herd football seeks first conference win of the season

Herd quarterback Isaiah Green looks for an open receiver during Herd football game vs Middle Tennessee State University Oct. 5.

Brigham Warf, Reporter

October 8, 2019

The Old Dominion Monarchs and the Marshall University Thundering Herd will face off in the Military Appreciation Game in Huntington with both teams looking for their first conference win.  The Marshall University football team is coming off a loss last week against Middle Tennessee that dropped the ...

Herd Football vs Middle Tennessee (Gallery)

Richard Crank, Photographer

October 7, 2019

Herd Football vs Middle Tennessee (Gallery)

Herd Football vs Cincinnati Gallery

Football vs Cincinnati Game on Oct. 28, 2019.

Richard Crank, Photographer

October 3, 2019