Herd Starts Fall Exhibition Games Against Bears and Bobcats|
Sept. 26, 2013
GAME 3: MARSHALL (0-0) at OHIO (0-0)
GAME 4: MARSHALL (0-0) at OHIO (0-0)
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall softball will swing into action with its first set of exhibition games over the weekend. The Thundering Herd will take on Shawnee State at Dot Hicks Field Friday with a doubleheader beginning at 2 p.m., and then travel to Athens, Ohio, to take on the Bobcats in a doubleheader Sunday starting 1 p.m.
Live stats will be available for the contests versus the Bears for no charge via the links above, or on the schedule on HerdZone.com. The doubleheader on Sunday will not feature live stats, but fans can follow live updates on Twitter.
HAVE YOU HERD?
QUEENS OF DIAMONDS
The Herd’s momentum carried into its first regional appearance, where it took two teams into extra innings and claimed its first victory in an NCAA Regional against Notre Dame (3-1).
Marshall hasn't seen action since May 18, when it was knocked out of the NCAA Lexington, Ky., Regional in 13 innings against Virginia Tech (3-2). The 2012-13 team made it further than any other in Marshall softball history.
SCOUTING THE BEARS
The Bears have played two exhibition games and currently stand 0-2 in the fall season. Morehead State defeated Shawnee State 3-5 and 2-5 in a doubleheader Sept. 14.
SCOUTING THE BOBCATS
The Bobcats ended the 2013 season in the final game of the Mid-American Conference Championship, where they fell to Ball State, 7-6.
Ohio will open its fall season against the Herd, Sunday.
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