The Bobcats were 9-2 in 2011 and earned a national ranking before finishing 3-8 this season.
WVU SPORTS: The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association recognized three WVU runners that earned All-Region awards in Division I following this weekend's NCAA Regional Championships. Senior Sarah-Anne Brault and freshmen Kelly Williams and Sydney Scott were honored after finishing in seventh, 22nd and 24th place, respectively, at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional. Brault moves on to the NCAA Championships.
MU VOLLEYBALL: Following a 2-0 weekend in which the Marshall volleyball team swept Tulane and UTEP and secured the No. 6 seed for the Conference USA tournament, junior outside hitter Laura Der was named Conference USA Offensive player of the week. Der led C-USA for the week with 6.17 kills per set and 0.83 service aces per set.
WVC HONORS: Shepherd's Chad Moore has been named the West Virginia Conference men's basketball player of the week. Moore averaged 27.5 points and 11 rebounds in a win over Bowie State and a loss to East Stroudsburg.
MEMORIAL RUN: St. Albans High School hosts the 5th annual Nick Caldwell Memorial 5K Run at 9 a.m. Saturday.
The entry fee is $20, or $25 on day of the race. Proceeds will benefit the Nick Caldwell Memorial Scholarship Fund, awarded to one or more deserving graduating seniors at St. Albans High School. For more information or to download a race application, visit www.nickcaldwell5krun.com.
AWARDS BANQUET: The 2012 West Virginia Challenged Athlete of the Year's banquet and awards ceremony will be held tonight at 6 at the Marriott in downtown Charleston.