Photo Galleries: 1987

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Homecoming '87

WMUL's float is behind the Marshall SGA float.
And how about this...a remote live from the float itself. Pictured standing are Chris Cobb and Carla Theuring. Rich Morgan is driving the convertible. BTW, Martis are absolutely amazing.
The WMUL staff at the homecoming bonfire L-R: Kim Jefferson, Carla Theuring, Chris Cobb, Rich Morgan, Susan Nicholas, Scott Brun and Bill Smith
Bill Smith cracks the mic from the bonfire location.
Bill's vantage point of the bonfire
The bonfire begins.
Spectators watching the thing burn
It took a while, but eventually the bonfire looked impressive.

Herd Media Day for Basketball

An absolute rarity...three WMUL sports directors in the same place at the same time. Bill Cornwell, Doug Birdsong and Joe Hovanski.
A former WMULer works the camera for WSAZ-TV.
Doug Birdsong is one of the two reporters with this interview of Tom Curry.
Joe Hovanski is along with Birdsong in this interview.
Bill Cornwell is involved with this interview.

1987 Southern Conference Men's Tournament

Doug Birdsong talks with Marshall president Dale Nitzschke.
Marshall taking its warmup shots
The Thundering Herd crowd shows its prominence in Asheville, NC.
Joe Hovanski interviews Davidson's Chris Hinneman.
The WMUL staff wraps up the game broadcast.
The whole staff on location poses for one final photo as a lasting memory to their experience.

1987 NCAA Men's Regionals

A look at the WMUL broadcast position...not bad.
Same angle, this time with Doug Birdsong in focus.
Middle Tennessee State warms up before taking on Notre Dame.
The game between MTSU and Notre Dame is in progress. Look at all the working press in the foreground.
Shawn Holliday, Doug Birdsong, and Dr. Bailey joke around as a photo is taken of them from the broadcast setup.

West Virginia AP Broadcasters Association Convention

A CBS News reporter speaks at the convention.
The CBS employee poses with a pitcure with Dr. Bailey after the ceremonies.
The WMUL staff on hand at the convention held at Canaan Valley State Park in Davis.

College Broadcasters of West Virginia Convention

Chris Cobb, Kim Jefferson and Susan Curry pose outside one of the main entrances to then-called Salem College.
Curry stands outside the motel where the staff was staying.
The entire staff stands outside another photogenic vantage point of Salem College.