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Thundering Herd baseball split double-header with UTSA

Thundering Herd baseball split double-header with UTSA

Joseph Ashley, Assistant Sports Editor

March 18, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, SPORTS, WEEKEND WATCH

The Marshall University baseball team split a double-header Saturday against the University of Texas at San Antonio at Power Park in Charleston, West Virginia to open Conference USA play. In the first game, both teams had good pitching and defense to start the contest. Both teams had 2 hits in the...

#WeekendWalkOff: The boys of summer are back

Shannon Stowers, Assistant Sports Editor

March 6, 2015


Filed under SPORTS

#WeekendWalkOff is a weekly column where sports and pop culture collide in a look at the one of that week’s biggest sports topics. As temperatures drop below freezing and snow covers the local baseball fields, things are heating up in Arizona and Florida. Don’t worry, this isn’t a global...

Column: Herd teams having success out of the limelight

Column: Herd teams having success out of the limelight

Shannon Stowers, Assistant Sports Editor

February 18, 2015


Filed under COLUMN, SPORTS

For almost every school across the country, football and basketball are the prized possessions of athletic departments and fans, and rightfully so. The two sports are, for the most part, what television contracts are based on and are the big money makers for athletic departments. The case is no different...