William Shaffer
William  Shaffer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Madison, W.Va.

High School:
Scott


12/14/2016

Cross Country’s Shaffer Honored with C-USA Spirit of Service Award

Senior Shaffer named one of 14 recipients

11/10/2016

Herd Cross County’s Hayes and Shaffer Named Conference USA All-Academic

Hayes and Shaffer two of 12 student-athletes honored by the conference office

09/27/2016

Marshall's Cross Country Seniors are Leading by Example

Story was first featured in the Marshall football program on Sept. 17 against Akron

09/02/2016

Herd Cross Country Completes Morehead State Eagle Opener

Cook finishes second in women's; Green takes ninth in men's

04/13/2016

Marshall Leads C-USA with 60 Academic Medal Winners

Number increased by 50 percent from 2014-15

01/06/2017

Marshall XC at Morehead State

Photos from the cross country team's meet at Morehead, Kentucky.

2016: Named to the 12 member C-USA XC All-Academic Team…named Marshall's Fall 2016 Spirit of Service Award recipient by the Conference USA...ran in all six of the team’s meets…finished in 11th at the Morehead State Eagle Opener with a time of 16:05.2…ran in 26:48.4 at Commodore Classic…lowered that time at Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational with a time of 26:18.4…finished in 40th at HPU VertCross Invitational with a time of 26:07.54…set best time of 25:49.4 at C-USA Championships in a 28th place finish…finished in 99th at Mid-Atlantic Regionals with a time of 32:22 in the 10K.

2015:
No events attended

2014:
Competed at six events for the Herd, with his best time of 21:22.00 at the Tommy Evans Invitational, the first event of the season (Sept.4) ... at the Asheville Cross Country Carnival, finished with a time of 26:03.41 (Sept.20) ... at the Greater Louisville Classic, ended with a time of 26:22.70 (Oct.4) ... in the Cross Country Only National Invitational he ended with a time of 25:50 (Oct.17) ... at the Conference USA Championships, ended with a time of 25:49.67, landing him in 36th place (Nov.1) ... at the NCAA Mid Atlantic Regionals, ended with a time of 33:00 to end the season (Nov.14) ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... received the C-USA Academic Medal for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better.

2013: Ran in three of the five meets for the Herd on the season ... Ran a season best time of 26:44.46 placing 13th and pacing the Herd to an overall team win at the Evansville Invitational (Oct 19.) where he finished 149th with a time of 34:15.