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Marshall outlasts Old Dominion overtime thriller

Marshall outlasts Old Dominion overtime thriller

Mike Dotson, Reporter

October 3, 2019

The Marshall University Thundering Herd women’s soccer team defeated the Old Dominion Monarchs, 3-2 Thursday night at Hoops Family Field. Marshall improves to (4-8-0) on the season and (2-2-0) in Conference USA play. The game started off to a fast pace when Old Dominion's senior Kyra Ricks sent...

Athlete of the week: Marah Abu-Tayeh

Athlete of the week: Marah Abu-Tayeh

Staff Writer, The Parthenon

October 1, 2019

Class: Senior Height: 5’6 Position: Forward Hometown: Williamsville, Illinois LAST WEEK’S RESULTS: vs. Florida International University 2 G, 2 A Marshall women’s soccer senior forward Marah Abu-Tayeh earns this week’s athlete of the week honors after being named Conference USA Co-Offensive...

Women’s soccer falls to UTEP at home

Brigham Warf, Reporter

September 27, 2019

The Herd women’s soccer team were shut out in the second half Thursday night at Hoops Family Field against UTEP; with a final score of 3-2. Marshall dropped to 2-8-0 on the season. “It happened in the blink of an eye,” Head Coach Kevin Long said. “The first half I felt that we controlled...

Women’s soccer to face UTEP in second conference game of season

Mike Dotson, Reporter

September 26, 2019

The Marshall University Women’s soccer team looks for its third win of the season on Thursday when they take on University of Texas at El Paso in Huntington at Hoops Family Field at 7 p.m. The herd hope to improve to (3-7-0) (0-1-0 Conference USA) on the season when they play UTEP Thursday night;...

Women’s soccer wins on senior night

Women’s soccer wins on senior night

Sydney Shelton, Sports Editor

September 18, 2019

The Marshall University women’s soccer team won its second game of the season Sunday with a pair of goals by junior Mary Lawman. The Herd (2-5-0) capped senior day with a 3-1 win over the High Point Panthers (1-6-0) at Hoops Family Field. Marshall recognized seven senior players, Marah Abu-Tayeh,...

Co-Athlete of the Week: Lindsay Langley and Destiny Leon

Staff Writer, The Parthenon

September 17, 2019

  ABOUT LINDSAY LANGLEY: Position: Goalkeeper Height: 5’4 Class: Sophomore Hometown: Springfield, OR Last week’s results High Point University, W 3-1  1 GA (goals allowed), 9 SV (saves) Marshall women’s soccer sophomore goalkeeper Lindsay Langley was named Confere...

Women’s soccer plays to draw against Louisiana Tech

Derek Gilbert, Reporter

October 23, 2018

The Marshall Thundering Herd women’s soccer team played to a 2-2 draw Sunday against Louisiana Tech at Hoops Family Field. The draw brought the Herd to 5-8-3 (3-5-1 C-USA) on the year and moved the Lady Techsters to 11-5-2 (4-3-2 C-USA) for the 2018 campaign. Marshall head coach Kevin Long said th...

Women’s soccer falls to North Texas at home in C-USA battle

Women’s soccer falls to North Texas at home in C-USA battle

Derek Gilbert, Reporter

October 16, 2018

The Marshall Thundering Herd Women’s Soccer team lost 3-0 to the No. 24 North Texas Mean Green Sunday at Hoops Family Field. The loss dropped Marshall to 5-8-2 (3-5-0 C-USA) on the year, while North Texas improved to a record of 10-1-2 (5-0-1 C-USA). In spite of being shut out at home Sunday, Thundering Herd hea...

Women’s soccer rallies in second half, downs FIU

Women’s soccer rallies in second half, downs FIU

Sydney Shelton, Reporter

September 23, 2018

  Marshall women’s soccer scored three second half goals to pull off a 3-2 comeback win over FIU Sunday at Hoops Family Field. With the win, Marshall moved to a record of 4-4-2 (2-1-0 C-USA), while FIU moved to 0-11-0 (0-3-0 C-USA). Herd head coach Kevin Long said his team’s persistence...

Women’s soccer drops first home match

Women’s soccer drops first home match

Derek Gilbert, Reporter

August 25, 2018

In its 2018 home opener, the Marshall University women’s soccer team fell short to the UT Martin Skyhawks, 3-1, Friday at Hoops Family Field in Huntington. Both teams had a fast start, as Marshall junior forward Farah Abu-Tayeh scored her second goal of the season in the fifth minute, only to be ...

Women’s soccer finalizes 2018 signing class

Luke Creasy, Reporter

April 2, 2018

After adding another name to the roster this past week, the Marshall women’s soccer roster is complete for the 2018 season, bringing in both local and international talent to the program. The signing class includes midfielder Laura Farrelly (New South Wales, Australia), goalkeeper Lindsay Langley (Spr...