Rising senior committed to academics and athletics
Number increased by 50 percent from 2014-15
Marshall places third-most student-athletes on list among league schools
Herd Looking for first C-USA Championship
Seventh Seed Herd Takes on Hosts Charlotte
FIU 1, Marshall 0
2015 (Junior): Games Played/Started: 17-9…Started the final nine games of the season…Scored one goal, the game winner against Old Dominion, which helped the Herd advance to the Conference USA Tournament…Had two assists, against Shawnee State (Oct. 27) and UAB (Oct. 31)…Had 18 shots, with six on goal…Played a total of 727 minutes...Named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...Earned Conference USA Academic Medal.
2014 (RS Sophomore): Games Played/Started: 13/7...Scored two goals in 2014, the game-winner against No. 15 New Mexico on Nov. 1 and against Concord on Nov. 8...Recorded an assist against Concord on Nov. 8...Had 14 shots, with 8 on goal.
2012 (Freshman): Redshirted during entire season ... Earned a C-USA Commissioner's Medal for accumulating a GPA above 3.75.
Prior to Marshall: 2-time WV All-State midfielder... AAA Midfielder of the Year in 2010... Went undefeated in his sophomore and junior years... Played club for the WVSC Elite Titans... Played for the WV Chaos in summer 2011.
Personal: Son of John and Dee Starcher... Plans to major in sports management and minor in accounting.