The Parthenon

Thundering Herd baseball split double-header with UTSA

Freshman pitcher Joshua Shapiro winds up for a pitch in a game earlier this season. Shapiro was named the Conference USA Pitcher of the Week after pitching seven scoreless innings in the team’s victory over Florida Atlantic University Sunday.

Joseph Ashley, Assistant Sports Editor

March 18, 2017

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...

Column: Herd teams having success out of the limelight

Rakeem Cato and Evan McKelvey pose with the Boca Raton Bowl championship trophy.

Shannon Stowers, Assistant Sports Editor

February 18, 2015

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...