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MU roundup: MU baseball alumni weekend is Oct. 4-5

Sep. 24, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HUNTINGTON -- Marshall University baseball alumni weekend Oct. 4-5 has a series of events for former Thundering Herd players and the public.

The Marshall Baseball Golf Tournament is Friday, Oct. 4, at Sleepy Hollow Golf Club in Hurricane. Shotgun start at noon. Contact head coach Jeff Waggoner, 304-696-5277 or visit www.HerdZone.com.

A baseball team intra-squad scrimmage follows golf at Hurricane High School with a 5 p.m. start.

On Saturday, Oct. 5, at noon the annual Johnny "Sarge" Piepenbrink Homecoming Tailgate will be held at City National Bank across from Joan C. Edwards Stadium prior to the Homecoming football game with UTSA. For more information contact David Piepenbrink, 304-995-7722.

The 1978 Marshall baseball team will be recognized during the football game.


HUNTINGTON -- Marshall softball begins a series of fall exhibition games Friday at Dot Hicks Field.

The schedule:

Friday, Sept. 27

Shawnee State (DH), 2 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 29

at Ohio (DH), 1 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 6

Charleston, 11 a.m.

Ohio Valley, 1 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 12

West Virginia State, 11 a.m.

West Virginia Wesleyan, 1 p.m.



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