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‘Hawks’ junior first baseman Marty Herum could join MLB organization

July 25, 2013

  By Kevin Cunningham and Andrea Sidlauskas   UW-Whitewater sophomore Jack Herum, brother of junior Marty Herum, made an unverified announcement on Twitter earlier today about his brother joining the Arizona Diamondbacks baseball organization. Jack’s tweet read, "Marty Herum is now with the D-Backs... Hell yeah!! The party begins!!" Marty Herum has been a member of the UW-Whitewater baseball team for two seasons and has racked up a number of impressive accolades as an athlete. Herum primarily played first base this past season for the Warhawks. Herum hit .413 in 42 games this season. He totaled four triples, five stolen bases, 48 runs scored, 43 RBI's and seven home runs in the 42 games. Herum led the ’Hawks to a 35-9 record and a WIAC regular season championship. The sophomore at the time was named 2013 D3baseball.com Division-III Second Team All-America. He was also named the D3baseball.com Midwest Region Player of the Year this season, Rook...

Two brothers, two sports, one passion

November 27, 2012

  Justin St. Peter In a time of technology, cell phones and videogames during childhood, Marty and Jack Herum grew up with a ball in their hands at all times. “When it’s 100 degrees outside, a lot of kids go inside for the air-conditioning, playing videogames or something,” River...

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