The Word on the Herd
 
 
7/3/15
BOGACZYK: Kelly Anything but Green as Talented Transfer
The Word on the Herd-July 3, 2015

When Justin Edmonds started 24 games and averaged 9.8 points last season, he made a significant contribution to Marshall basketball in Year 1 under Coach Dan D’Antoni

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6/30/15
BOGACZYK: Hamrick Wants Herd Fans to See Big Scheduling Picture
The Word on the Herd-June 30, 2015

Mike Hamrick is baffled, and to be honest, disappointed. Hamrick, Marshall’s veteran director of athletics, has heard little but backlash from much of the Herd fan base in the aftermath of last week’s announcement of a signed home-and-home football series with Appalachian State.

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6/29/15
BOGACZYK: Herd Special Teams Living Up to Their Name
The Word on the Herd-June 29, 2015

Marshall football has no special teams coordinator, but the Herd coaching staff’s attention to detail among divided duties – and depth of talent – has made those units truly special in recent seasons.

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6/25/15
BOGACZYK: Herd’s Samuel Gets Stormy on Preseason Forecasts
The Word on the Herd-June 25, 2015

If Jarquez Samuel is looking for a nickname entering his redshirt senior football season at Marshall, he might choose “No-Name.”

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6/24/15
BOGACZYK: Woods Goes from Herd to Region I Youth Coaching Success
The Word on the Herd-June 24, 2015

No one on the West Virginia Futbol Club 99 Black needs to be told what Coach Ashleigh Woods’ two passions are. Her players will play with those passions when the 245-team US Youth Soccer Region I Tournament descends on Barboursville and Huntington in the coming days.

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6/23/15
BOGACZYK: Herd's Heater Returns After Rough Ride
The Word on the Herd-June 23, 2015

Chuck Heater felt plenty of pain that Thanksgiving weekend day when Western Kentucky poured 67 points and 738 yards on his stout defense in Marshall's only football loss last season.

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6/14/15
BOGACZYK: Boca Bowl Victory Includes a Herd Profit -- Again
The Word on the Herd-June 14, 2015

Besides the obvious exposure and a victory that closed Marshall's most successful football season in years last December, the Boca Raton Bowl brought something else to the Herd.

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6/10/15
BOGACZYK: Impressive Harless Center Gives Herd Academics a Boost
The Word on the Herd-June 10, 2015

Previously, when Marshall student-athletes used the phrase "in good standing academically," it could have been taken two ways.

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6/9/15
BOGACZYK: D'Antoni Likes Defensive Moves in Rules Changes
The Word on the Herd-June 9, 2015

Men's college basketball is going to look different - and play different - starting next season. Marshall Coach Dan D'Antoni applauded the changes that were approved Monday.

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6/4/15
BOGACZYK: Herd Swimming/Diving a Summer Sport, too
The Word on the Herd-June 4, 2015

Storm or shine this summer, Marshall Coach Bill Tramel has the same anti-lifeguard message for his swimming and diving team.

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