The Parthenon

Hook, Line and Marshall Anglers

Alexandra Warrington, Contributor

April 23, 2020

When coming to college, some students join club sports to meet new people. Students expect to see basketball, soccer, rugby or others, but Marshall University offers a wide range of club sports, like the Bass Fishing team. The Bass Fishing team is one of the many club sports offered on campus. As...

Fencing Club makes a point

Marshall University Fencing Club members Elijah Vela and Scott Cooper show off fencing gear and pose.

Hunter Deem, Reporter

February 18, 2020

After mentioning he was once captain of the University of Southern California’s fencing team, a student approached Del Chrol and asked him to be the adviser for Marshall University’s fencing club. Del Chrol, the program director for Classics at MU, said he enjoys fencing because anyone can do it.  ...

Ultimate frisbee provides opportunities to get involved in club sports

Marshall Ultimate Frisbee Club team celebrated Intramural Champs.

Alexandra Warrington, Contributor

February 11, 2020

Ultimate frisbee is one of the ways to stay active and meet new people at Marshall University without the grueling, physical contact of most sports, said Nicholas Aprea a student who said he found his home away from home when he joined the Ultimate Frisbee club. Aprea, a four-year team member, expressed...

LVP’s win fall intramural flag football championship

2019 Fall Flag Football Winners

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...

Marshall students remember friend with 7v7 football tournament

All the family, friends and football participants stand together to honor Brown.

Mike Dotson, Reporter

September 14, 2019

Images from the Colby Brown 7v7 Flag Football tournament. Marshall students played in honor of the late Colby Brown with a flag football tournament on Friday, Sept. 13. The Colby Brown Invitational was hosted by Marshall’s Campus Activities Board and had a total of six teams participate in the single elimination tournament. Brown was a graduate of Cameron High School in Cameron, W.Va. While in high school, Br...