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Men’s Golf team finishes fourth in last tournament of season

Men’s Golf team finishes fourth in last tournament of season

Grant Goodrich, Reporter

October 17, 2019

Capping off the fall season with a fourth place finish, the Marshall University men’s golf team shot a combined 40-over par at the Dayton Flyer Invitational Oct. 14-15. Marshall improved its team score in each round, dropping four stokes from round one to round three. “I felt like it was a...

Jones named Conference USA Men’s Golfer of the week

Jones named Conference USA Men’s Golfer of the week

Grant Goodrich, Reporter

October 16, 2019

After a 1-under par performance in the final round at the Dayton Flyer Invitational, Marshall freshman golfer Tyler Jones was named Conference USA Men’s Golfer of the Week Wednesday, Oct. 16. “What a great start to your freshman year to get named Conference USA Men’s Golfer of the Week,” Head...

Herd men’s golf prepares for final fall tournament

Grant Goodrich, Reporter

October 10, 2019

Closing out their fall schedule with all eight players participating, the Marshall University men’s golf team will travel to NCR Country Club for the Dayton Flyer Intercollegiate beginning on Monday, Oct. 14. “We started the fall with me being able to see all eight and we’re going to end the...

Weather posed challenge for Marshall men’s golf

Brigham Warf, Reporter

October 10, 2019

The Marshall University men’s golf team finished 14th out of 15 teams at The Health Plan Mountaineer Invitational at Pete Dye Golf Course in Bridgeport, W.Va. this week following weather-related challenges. After the first round of play on the first day of the tournament, the match was suspended...

Herd men’s golf finishes sixth of 16 teams

Herd men’s golf finishes sixth of 16 teams

Grant Goodrich, Reporter

September 10, 2019

Coming in sixth place out of 16 teams, the Marshall University men’s golf team finished 13-under par at the 50th Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational on Tuesday afternoon at Guyan Golf & Country Club. In a shotgun start, Marshall completed the first round with a 5-under par mark and the second and thi...

Men’s golf releases schedule, recognizes players and summer accomplishments

Sydney Shelton, Sports Editor

August 12, 2019

Marshall University men’s golf head coach Matt Grobe announced the 2019-20 season on Wednesday. The Thundering Herd tees off for the year at the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational on Sept. 9 and 10. “I am really excited about our 2019-20 schedule,” coach Grobe said per Herd Zone. “We are...

Men’s golf looks ahead following poor tournament showing at Georgia Southern

Millard Stickler, Reporter

February 6, 2019

Marshall men’s golf head coach Matt Grobe said in an interview on Wednesday that the team is a little bit disappointed following the Georgia Southern Individual Collegiate. “I think you have to understand that we are coming out of the winter and we are going down and trying to play in an event...

Frazier ties for second at Dayton Flyer Invitational

Sydney Shelton, Reporter

October 19, 2018

Marshall University redshirt senior golfer Thomas Frazier tied for second place Tuesday at the Dayton Flyer Invitational. “Being a senior, he put a lot of pressure on himself to perform,” men’s golf head coach Matt Grobe said. “He changed gears and he stopped trying to micromanage his game....

Marshall men’s golf places sixth in home opener

Marshall men’s golf places sixth in home opener

Sydney Shelton, Reporter

September 12, 2018

The Marshall men’s golf team placed sixth out of 15 overall in the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational Tuesday at Guyan Golf and Country Club. After a 4 1/2-hour weather delay, the teams competed in two, 18-hole rounds over two days. “I think that they handled [the weather delay] well,” head...