The Parthenon

No. 21 Marshall men’s soccer closes out West Coast trip with victory over San Diego State

Taylor Huddleston, Assistant Sports Editor

October 19, 2019

Marshall University’s men soccer’s redshirt freshman Milo Yosef scored two of the Herd’s five goals against San Diego State University on Friday evening to secure dominance with a final score of 5-1. Yosef’s two goals for the Herd tallied his total to 10 on the season. This is the second cons...

LVP’s win fall intramural flag football championship

LVP’s win fall intramural flag football championship

Mike Dotson, Reporter

October 17, 2019

The LVP’s were crowned the winners over the Marshall University School of Medicine flag football team in the fall intramural flag football championship game Wednesday night. “I think this season went overall pretty well; we had some really competitive teams,” Coordinator of Competitive Sports...

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...

Marshall men’s soccer collects first win as ranked team

Marshall men’s soccer collects first win as ranked team

Mike Dotson, Reporter

October 17, 2019

In their first game as a ranked team, Marshall men’s soccer team flexed their offensive muscles by putting up four goals against the University of Loyola Marymount. "It was a really crazy match," Head Coach Chris Grassie said per Herdzone. "A definite game of two halves. We dominated the first half...

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...

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

Herd football seeks a second conference win against FAU

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...

Softball in full swing of fall ball season with game against West Virginia State

Mike Dotson, Reporter

October 15, 2019

Homeruns and crowd noise helped lift Marshall University softball over West Virginia State University in its third fall ball game of the year.  In a game where the score was not officially kept, it was clear from the start that Marshall was going to handle business and take care of WVSU, a Division...

Athlete of the Week: Darius Hodge

Athlete of the Week: Darius Hodge

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...

Herd men’s soccer breaks Top 25 rankings, first time since 2001

Herd men’s soccer breaks Top 25 rankings, first time since 2001

Taylor Huddleston, Assistant Sports Editor

October 15, 2019

It has been 18 years since the Marshall University men’s soccer team has been nationally ranked in the NCAA and United Soccer Coaches Poll. The poll, released Tuesday afternoon, placed the Herd at No. 21 with an overall record of 8-1-2 (3-0-1 Conference USA). This rank marks the highest in program...

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 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...