Herd baseball places two on C-USA All-Academic team

May 17, 2019

HUNTINGTON — Marshall University student-athletes Tucker Linder and Joshua Shapiro were named to the Conference USA Baseball All-Academic Team.

Linder is a senior outfielder from Tallmadge, Ohio, with a 4.0 GPA in the Leadership Studies master’s program. He has a .330 batting average and has played every game this season in left field with only two errors.

Shapiro, a left-handed pitcher, is a senior from Columbus with a 3.79 GPA as an Accounting major. He has a 5-3 record and 3.38 earned run average.