Baseball's Fall World Series Begins Friday


Oct. 11, 2012

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. -- Marshall University’s baseball team will begin its fall World Series Friday at 3 p.m. when the Green and White square off for their annual showdown. 

Games will run through Saturday and Sunday of this weekend and will also be featured Friday through Sunday, Oct. 19-21.  A potential game seven would take place during the following week. 

This weekend’s schedule:

Friday – 3 p.m.
Saturday – 1 p.m.
Sunday – 12 p.m.

Thundering Herd senior Wayland Moore (white team) will make the start in Friday’s series opener, throwing against incoming freshman Chase Boster (RHP, Stafford, Va.). 

Starting pitchers for Saturday and Sunday will include four new faces as Zachary Shockley (LHP, Strongsville, Ohio) will face Michael Taylor (RHP, St. Albans, W.Va.) on Saturday, and Brandyn Sittinger (RHP, LaGrange, Ohio) will face Alex Thackston (LHP, Proctorville, Ohio) on Sunday. 

Green team roster:

Sr. INF Alfredo Brito
So. INF Sergio Leon
So. INF Andrew Dundon
Fr. INF Adam Bolen
Fr. OF Chase Vogelbach
So. OF Mardu Smith
So. OF Courtney Ervin
Fr. OF DJ Robinson
Fr. C David Diaz-Fernandez
Sr. C Matt Kirkwood

Pitching staff:

Fr. Chase Boster (R)
Fr. Michael Taylor (R)
Fr. Alex Thackston (L)
So. Matt Margaritonda (R)
So. Kolin Stanley (R)
Sr. Terrence Moore (R)
Fr. Micah Dunn (L)
So. Caleb Ross (L)


 

 

White team roster:

Fr. UTIL Travis Myers
Sr. INF Nathan Gomez
Fr. INF Steven Lewis
Fr. INF Aaron Bossi
Sr. OF Isaac Ballou
Fr. OF Robert Fajardo
Sr. OF Gray Stafford
So. OF Eric Escobedo
Jr. C Johnathan Beary

Pitching staff:

Sr. Wayland Moore (L)
Fr. Zachary Shockley (L)
Fr. Brandyn Sittinger (R)
So. Lance Elder (R)
Jr. Ryan Hopkins (R)
Jr. Kyle Kessler (R)
Sr. Matt Hummel (R)
Jr. Christian Lockett (R)
Fr. Sam Hunter (L)