Gallery: Marshall vs. Catawba, Sept. 2, 1989
Marshall University (dark jerseys) plays against Catawba College of Salisbury, N.C., (light jerseys) on Sept. 2, 1989, at Fairfield Stadium. Marshall won, 48-0, for its season opener.
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The 1989 team would go on to have a 6-5 record under coach George Chaump.
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1989 Marshall University football roster
(Information from the 1989 Marshall media guide. Numbers might not match the photos.)
1, Brian Bartolomei, PK, Senior, Stockton, Calif.
2, George Barlow, FS, Junior, Los Angeles, Calif.
3, Tim Mitchell, LB, Junior, Decatur, Ga.
4, Derek Grier, DB, Sophomore, Atlanta, Ga.
5, Sean Dillon, LB, Junior, Barboursville.
6, Ricardo Clark, WR, Sophomore, Tignall, Ga.
7, Andre Motley, WR, Sophomore, Canton, Ohio.
8, Eric Lewis, PK, Freshman, Cambridge, Ohio.
9, Rocky Croy, WR, Freshman, Wheelersburg, Ohio.
10, Dewey Klein, PK, Sophomore, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
11, John Gregory, QB, Senior, Port St. Lucie, Fla.
12, Layne Vranka, QB, Junior, Monroeville, Pa.
13, John Koz, QB, Freshman, Lakewood, Ohio.
14, Michael Payton, QB, Freshman, Harrisburg, Pa.
15, John Saccoccia, QB, Freshman, Steubenville, Ohio.
16, Gregg Supsura, QB, Junior, McMurray, Pa.
17, Greg Mulberry, DB, Senior, Gainesville, Fla.
18, David Johnson, TB, Sophomore, Lewisburg, W.Va.
19, Mike Bartrum, TE, Freshman, Pomeroy, Ohio.
20, Scott Woods, QB, Freshman, Bellaire, Ohio.
21, Dom Anzevino, SS, Sophomore, Poland, Ohio.
22, Michael Bryant, FB, Sophomore, Atlanta, Ga.
23. Reggie Pittmam, DB.
24, Orlando Hatchett, FB, Freshman, Canton, Ohio.
25, Larry Huffman, LB, Senior, Pt. Pleasant, W.Va.
26, Randall Pittman, TB, Freshman, Cottondale, Fla.
27, Ronald Darby, TB, Senior, Orangeburg, S.C.
28, Toby Wells, DB, Freshman, Winfield, W.Va.
29, Rob Taylor, DB, Freshman, Ravenswood, W.Va.
30, Von Woodson, CB, Senior, Oak Hill, W.Va.
31, Stacy Hamilton, CB, Junior, San Bernadino, Calif.
32, Charles McGregor, TB, Freshman, Miami, Fla.
33, Ahmed Witten, WR, Freshman, Charleston, W.Va.
34, Brae Bryant, SS, Sophomore, Weirton, W.Va.
35, Andy Bowen, WR.
36, Jerod Thomas, FS, Sophomore, St. Albans, W.Va.
37, Brian Marx, CB, Freshman, New Cumberland, W.Va.
38, Eric Gates, LB, Junior, Parkersburg, W.Va.
39, Eric Melvin, SS, Junior, Hollywood, Fla.
40, Matt Caton, LB, Sophomore, Pittsburgh, Pa.
41, Mike Simons, P, Freshman, Mellany, W.Va.
42, Jim Bernardoni, LB, Freshman, Grand Island, N.Y.
43, Matt Downey, LB, Junior, St. Albans, W.Va.
44, Kerry Parks, FB, Junior, Okeechobee, Fla.
45, Michael Johnson, FB, Freshman, Ashland.
46, Anthony Elby, FB, Junior, Hershey, Pa.
47, Jeff Foulke, LB, Freshman, Columbus, Ohio.
48, Joe Reed, LB, Junior, Hemet, Calif.
49, Tyler Timion, PK, Sophomore, Enfield, Conn.
50, Greg Julian, DT, Freshman, Winfield, W.Va.
51, Jeff Fruit, NG, Junior, Charleston, W.Va.
52, Don Stephenson, LB, Freshman, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
53, Brian Stolarik, LB, Freshman, New Martinsville, W.Va.
54, Don Mahoney, OG, Sophomore, Greensburg, Pa.
55, Greg Groothuis, C, Freshman, Venice, Fla.
56, Rory Fitzpatrick, DT, Senior, Akron, Ohio.
57, John Visnic, LB, Freshman, Monroeville, Pa.
60, Frank Featner, OT, Freshman, Mingo, Ohio.
61, Michael Gill, OG, Sophomore, Pataskala, Ohio.
62, Chris Rakow, OG, Freshman, Pittsburgh, Pa.
63, Greg Adkins, OT, Senior, Cross Lanes, W.Va.
64, John Masterson, C, Junior, White Plains, N.Y.
65, Keith Powell, LT, Senior, Butler, Ala.
66, Roger Dietz, L/TE, Freshman, Moundsville, W.Va.
67, Scott Heckel, LG, Senior, Pittsburgh, Pa.
68, Kevin Harrison, OT, Junior, Bahama Islands.
69, Madison Sayre, OT, Sophomore, Charleston, W.Va.
70, Stephen Geoly, C, Sophomore, Greenwood, S.C.
71, Terry McConkey, OT, Freshman, Wheeling, W.Va.
72, Rob Cunningham, NG, Freshman, Winfield, W.Va.
73, Jeffrey Surbaugh, OL, Freshman, New Martinsville, W.Va.
74, Jim Torres, OT, Senior, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
76, Mike Lucas, OG, Freshman, Crown City, Ohio.
78, P. J. Woods, OG, Sophomore, Bellaire, Ohio.
79, Jay Jackson, DT, Freshman, Tallahassee, Fla.
81, Eric Ihnat, TE, Junior, Columbus, Ohio.
82, Bobby Lutz, WR, Junior, Ironton.
83, Vincent Bodie, WR, Senior, Leisure, Fla.
84, Curt Nethercutt, TE, Freshman, Huntington.
85, Tony Spence, WR, Freshman, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
86, Terry Vliek, WR, Freshman, Jacksonville, Fla.
87, Tim Flaherty, LB, Senior, Pittsburgh, Pa.
88, Scott Crouch, WR, Sophomore, Winfield, W.Va.
89, Steve Duran, WR, Senior, Manteca, Calif.
90, John Humphreys, DT, Freshman, Sissonville, W.Va.
91, Stephen Rocco, TE, Freshman, Monroeville, Pa.
92, Chris Deaton, DT, Freshman, Paintsville, Ky.
93, Scott Kirk, DL, Junior, Peachland, N.C.
94, Phillip Ratliff, DT, Freshman, Louisa, Ky.
95, Paul Richard, DL, Freshman, Cincinnati, Ohio.
96, Tim Meech, NG, Junior, Rialto, Calif.
97, Bryan Litton, DT, Freshman, Parkersburg, W.Va.
98, Jason Cassell, LB, Freshman, Wheelersburg, Ohio.
99, Bob Lane, DT, Freshman, Pittsburgh, Pa.