@HerdSB Announces 2017 Fall Ball Schedule
First game is alumni weekend Sept. 16 versus Fairmont State
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The Marshall softball team released its 2017 fall ball schedule Tuesday. There are seven games on tap with five at home and two on the road.
The Thundering Herd will begin the fall exhibition season with a single-game against Fairmont State at Dot Hicks Field on Sept. 16. First pitch is scheduled for 1 p.m. The game is the same day as Marshall’s Alumni game (10:30 a.m.) as part of the 25th Anniversary of the program. Former Herd great Amanda Williams will be inducted into the Marshall Athletics Hall of Fame the previous day, Friday Sept. 15.
Marshall will hit the road the following Saturday, Sept. 23, with a doubleheader at Ohio. The day will begin with first pitch at 12 p.m.
The Herd returns to Dot Hicks Field for two more doubleheaders to complete the fall season. Marshall will take on Wheeling Jesuit on Saturday, Sept. 30 beginning at 12 p.m. The final doubleheader is set for Sunday Oct. 8 against Charleston.
MARSHALL SOFTBALL FALL BALL SCHEDULE
Sept. 16 – vs. Fairmont State at Dot Hicks Field – 1 p.m.
Sept. 23 – at Ohio – DH begins at 12 p.m.
Sept. 30 – vs. Wheeling Jesuit at Dot Hicks Field – DH begins at 12 p.m.
Oct. 8 – vs. Charleston at Dot Hicks Field – DH begins at 12 p.m.
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