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Donors of the Week

Oct. 15, 2010

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. - like many other Marshall families, Ralph and Terri Hagy met on campus and have been following the Herd together ever since. The couple from Williamson, W.Va. passed on their passion for the Herd to their two sons, Jordan and Joe, who both attended Marshall. Ralph is one of the leaders of the Mingo County Big Green chapter, MAD5MU, whose fundraising efforts for Marshall athletic scholarships have produced over $100,000 over the past three years.

College- Marshall University: Freshman in 1970; BA 1989; MBA 1991
Major: Business (both degrees)
Favorite Marshall Player- Chad Pennington
Favorite Marshall Moment- "Toss-up" Marshall win over Xavier in 1971 and the GMAC Bowl comeback to win 64-61 in double-overtime

College- Marshall University: BS Elementary Education 1982; MS Vocational Education 1988
Favorite Marshall Player- Chad Pennington
Favorite Marshall Moment- "Snow Bowl" win over Toledo in 1997 Mid-American Conference championship game

Why We give to Big Green - " To insure that the student athletes who have given us so much during their careers at Marshall continue to have the opportunity to earn an education in preparation for the rest of their lives."