State of Marshall Athletics Meeting Slated for June 8





May 4, 2006

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - The fourth annual State of Marshall Athletics informational meeting will take place on Thursday, June 8, from 6-8 p.m. at Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Putnam County, athletic department officials announced today.

The meeting, sponsored by the Putnam County Big Green Club, will feature athletic director Bob Marcum, football coach Mark Snyder, men's basketball coach Ron Jirsa and women's basketball coach Royce Chadwick. The cost is $10 per person, which includes food and beverages.

All Big Green members are encouraged to attend, but the meeting is open to all Thundering Herd fans. Big Green membership materials will be made available at the meeting. Memberships to the Big Green begin at the $25 level. All new Big Green members will receive a "We Are...Marshall" t-shirt.

Call the Big Green office at 304-696-4661 (or toll free at 1-866-443-7310) by June 2 to RSVP. For more information call Ralph May (304-654-9431), Geoff Perry (304-545-5298), Rick Whitten (304-549-1088), Gary Beckett (304-545-2239) or David Steele (304-696-2483).