The Parthenon

Break out the brooms: Herd volleyball sweeps WVU 3-0, retains Golden Ball

Scott Bolger, Reporter

October 1, 2014

A we l l - rounded, constantly improving Marshall University women’ s volleyb a l l team improved to 9-9 (3-0) Wednesday night as it defeated in-state riva l , West Vi rginia University (11-5 (0-1)), in the Battle for the Golden Ball three sets to none (25-19, 25-17, 25-22). WVU was outplayed in...

COLUMN: Soft schedule hurting Cato’s Heisman chances

Shannon Stowers, Assistant Sports Editor

October 1, 2014

The Thundering Herd offense came into this season with high expectations, and for the most part, it has l ived up to them. One thing that may be a bit of a surprise is quarterback Rakeem Cato’s numbers, though. As the leader of the potent offense, many expected, and still do, that Cato would put...