The Sunflower

Sean Marty
Sean Marty is a sophomore reporter for The Sunflower. Marty, who is from St. Louis, is currently majoring in communications with a journalism emphasis. He specializes in sports coverage for the paper.

Sean Marty, Reporter

Aug 12, 2020
Jaime Echenique signs first professional contract in Spain (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
American Athletic Conference announces plan for the upcoming fall sports season (Story)
Jul 28, 2020
Dexter Dennis pulls name out of NBA Draft, will return to WSU for junior season (Story)
Jul 22, 2020
American Athletic Conference delays start of fall Olympic sports until September  (Story)
Jul 14, 2020
Former AAC libero of the year Giorgia Civita transferring to Wisconsin (Story)
Jul 10, 2020
WSU and K-State announce basketball series after 17-year drought (Story)
Jul 10, 2020
WSU walk-on Remy Robert II hopes to create an impact at the Division-I level   (Story)
Jun 23, 2020
WSU Athletics will only test symptomatic athletes for the coronavirus this summer (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
No Shockers selected in abbreviated MLB Draft (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
‘Dynamic talents:’ How the Shockers’ 2020 recruiting class fares nationally  (Story)
May 27, 2020
TBT adjusts summer tournament: 24 teams in one location (Story)
May 25, 2020
Steve Clark YMCA and Heskett Center add safety measures as facilities reopen  (Story)
May 20, 2020
NCAA allows basketball to resume voluntary athletic activities on June 1 (Story)
May 19, 2020
Marty: The top 5 Shocker sports moments from this school year (Story)
May 14, 2020
NCAA to make adjustments to NET for the upcoming season (Story)
May 12, 2020
NCAA cancels the 2020 College Basketball Academy, WSU one of the locations (Story)
May 09, 2020
A breakdown of each potential nonconference opponent, thus far, for the Shockers (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Steve Forbes, former WSU assistant, inks Power 5 coaching gig with Wake Forest (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
“It’s just a great feeling”: WSU softball seniors reflect on what it means to get another chance at their senior season (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
Morris Udeze pulls name out of transfer portal, announces intentions to stay at WSU (Story)
Apr 17, 2020
Brotherly Love: Wichita State lands junior college transfer Trevin Wade (Story)
Apr 13, 2020
Former Shocker guard Jamarius Burton commits to Texas Tech (Story)
Apr 12, 2020
Wichita State commit Clarence Jackson hopes to continue the junior college tradition at WSU (Story)
Apr 11, 2020
Former WSU center Asbjørn Midtgaard commits to Grand Canyon (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
High school prospect Jaden Seymour announces intentions to join Shockers next seaon (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Sophomore combo guard Dexter Dennis to enter name in NBA Draft, keep NCAA eligibility open (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
NCAA reveals eligibility outcomes for student-athletes affected by COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
WSU recruiting surge continues with Clarence Jackson’s commitment (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Juco guard Craig Porter commits to WSU (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Ricky Council IV choose Wichita State, Shockers left with four scholarships to fill (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Wichita State lands high school prospect Chaunce Jenkins (Story)
Mar 28, 2020
Wichita State lands graduate transfer Alterique Gilbert (Story)
Mar 27, 2020
Asbjørn Midtgaard enters transfer portal, becomes eighth Shocker to leave team (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
Top-10 competition based television shows sports fans could find therapeutic during quarantine (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
Former WSU guard Erik Stevenson commits to Washington (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
Potential players to fill Wichita State’s voided roster (Story)
Mar 23, 2020
Former Shocker guard Grant Sherfield commits to Nevada (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Morris Udeze enters transfer portal (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Top-10 NCAA basketball games to re-watch while in self-quarantine (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Former WSU guard Noah Fernandes commits to UMass (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Stevenson, Burton, Fernandes, Gordon enter the transfer portal (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Tate Busse enters transfer portal (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Shockers await quarterfinals opponent in Fort Worth (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Marshall seeking more respect for AAC as Selection Sunday looms (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Former WSU assistant helps ETSU clinch NCAA birth (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
‘We knew the importance of this game’: Shockers dominate Tulsa to secure first-round bye (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Shocker baseball stretches winning streak to 12 in walk-off fashion (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
‘It’s long overdue’: Shockers pick up first AAC Tournament victory but fall short in the quarterfinals (Story)
Mar 08, 2020
Shockers secure AAC No. 4 seed with season finale victory over Tulsa (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
‘We could not catch a break tonight’: Shockers room for error shrinks with loss to Memphis (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Shockers seek season sweep of Memphis (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Shocker baseball stretches winning streak to 7 games on West Coast trip (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Track ends indoor season with 5th-place showing in AAC Indoor Championships (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Adams ejected, Shockers lose to Cincinnati on senior day (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Wade breaks out of slump to help secure victory over Temple (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Shockers survive, avenge early-season loss to Temple (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Shockers out for revenge against Temple (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Shocker baseball finishes homestand on 5-game winning streak (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Echenique focused on carrying hot streak into postseason (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
Wichita State sweeps Texas Southern at home (Story)
Feb 21, 2020
Jake Hamilton puts MLB on pause to pitch for Wichita State (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Running of the Bulls: Shockers pull away in tight matchup with USF (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
WSU to honor breast cancer survivors by wearing pink uniforms against USF (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Brewer’s late 3 lifts WSU women over Tulane (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
WSU track members compete in 3 different weekend meets (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Shockers showcase offensive improvements in dominant win over Tulane (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
Surf’s up: Shockers ride dominant first half to victory over Green Wave (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Shockers snap losing streak behind Stevenson’s 27 points (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
‘No nights off’: Shockers look to snap 3-game losing skid against (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
‘Wherever it takes me:’ Ben Smith returns to WSU to dive into coaching world (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
WSU starts off season with .500 record in Texas Classic (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
Wichita State baseball unveils Phase V additions to Eck Stadium (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
‘I’m not pleased with anything:’ Echenique urgent with collegiate career running out of time (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Shockers drop heartbreaker to Bearcats; fall to 6th in AAC (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Historic 3-point shooting night propels Shockers to road victory over Temple (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Echenique named to the 3x3U Mid-season Watch List (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
‘They accepted coaching:’ Wichita State prepares to get back on track against Cincinnati (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Easterling uses Kobe Bryant’s death as learning point for team (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
WSU women snap 3-game losing streak with a tight victory over East Carolina (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
Havoc in the Heartland: 3 Keys to a Shocker victory at Tulsa (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
Shockers prepare for weekend matchup with Tulsa (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
‘What a difference a year can make’: Shockers eclipse win total from a season ago with victory over Knights (Story)
Jan 25, 2020
Shockers slay Knights for 2nd straight win (Story)
Jan 25, 2020
‘Don’t sleep us on us’: Wichita State taking underdog mindset in Wedge’s first season at the helm (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
OPINION: How to not act at the end of a basketball game (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
USF snaps WSU’s 3-game winning streak (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
WSU snaps two game losing skid with win at South Florida (Story)
Jan 19, 2020
How Houston’s dominant defensive performance changes WSU’s offense moving forward (Story)
Jan 18, 2020
Shockers drop second straight to Houston (Story)
Jan 12, 2020
WSU topples UConn in double overtime to pick up first AAC road victory (Story)
Jan 10, 2020
Wichita State continues rise in national recognition with win against Memphis (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
Shockers tame Tigers, pick up first top-25 win since 2018 (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
3 keys for WSU to tame Memphis on Thursday (Story)
Dec 31, 2019
The 2010s: The Sunflower’s Wichita State men’s basketball All-Decade Teams (Story)
Dec 17, 2019
Shockers receive national recognition following second-straight Power Five victory (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
‘That looked like Wichita State basketball:’ Shockers return to old form with convincing victory against Oklahoma State (Story)
Dec 08, 2019
Shockers blowout Oklahoma State; pick up key resume-building win on the road (Story)
Dec 08, 2019
Old town road trip: 3 keys to a Shocker win in Stillwater (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
Hunting Season: Shockers use a historic defensive performance to rebound from first loss of the season (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
WSU back to winning ways after handily defeating Central Arkansas (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
Shockers look to rebound from tough loss to West Virginia (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
Bad Boys: Battle 4 Atlantis to feature stacked field (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
Shockers showcase experience, pull out win over Golden Eagles (Story)
Nov 23, 2019
Shockers outlast Oral Roberts, conclude homestand on 5-game winning streak (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
OPINION: What in the world were the Houston Astros thinking? (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Shocker volleyball looks ahead to bright future (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
4-star JaDun Michael signs to WSU (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
Koskei secures NCAA Cross Country Championships birth (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
4-star recruit JaDun Michael chooses WSU (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Hot shooting performance catapults Shockers to blowout victory (Story)
Nov 16, 2019
Shockers blow out Skyhawks, crack 100 to move to 3-0 (Story)
Nov 16, 2019
Shockers win home finale, honor 2 seniors  (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
WSU’s 2 seniors prepare for their final game at Koch Arena (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Survival of the fittest: Shockers outduel Tigers in second half en route to victory (Story)
Nov 09, 2019
Shockers survive scare from Texas Southern, move to 2-0 on season (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
Mustangs defeat Shockers in 4 sets (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
WSU women dominate in exhibition win (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Reid overcomes injuries, tough season to become team leader (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
WSU wins exhibition in blowout fashion, look toward regular season (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Arjomand selected to AAC Honor Roll (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Winny Koskei named AAC Cross Country Athlete of the Week (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
Shockers sweep USF, snap four-game losing streak (Story)
Oct 19, 2019
Team Black wins Fall World Series (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Keitha Adams previews upcoming season at 2019 media day (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Shockers, Easterling get first title of the season at Herb Wimberly Invitational (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
WSU women’s basketball projected to finish ninth in AAC preseason poll (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Shockers continue fall success with blowout win against Seminole State (Story)
Oct 06, 2019
Shockers make 2019-20 season debut at the Black and Yellow Scrimmage (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Shocker cross country splits up, competes in 2 weekend invitationals (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Men’s and women’s tennis teams record another successful weekend (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
Derrico adjusting to new role with softball program (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Wichita State’s season officially starts with first practice (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Shockers drop fifth-straight match in final game of the Creighton Classic (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Wedge excited, curious for home opener against Nebraska (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Men’s basketball announces 2019-20 conference schedule (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
Women’s basketball releases full conference schedule (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
DEBATE: Should student athletes be paid to play? (Story)
Sep 15, 2019
Shockers swept by No. 3 Texas, currently ride three-match losing streak (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
Shocker men’s and women’s golf concludes first tournaments of the season (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
WSU drops home opener to No. 13 BYU in four sets (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Wichita Baseball slow-plays name reveal (Story)
Sep 09, 2019
Cross country sweeps J.K. Gold Classic (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
Easterling begins coaching journey at WSU (Story)
Aug 31, 2019
Wichita State takes down Hofstra in five sets (Story)
Aug 29, 2019
Women’s tennis releases schedule for upcoming season (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
Hilliard hits home run in major league debut (Story)
Aug 26, 2019
Marty: Ranking the very odd XFL team names (Story)
Aug 26, 2019
A 3,743 mile journey: Uluave finds a new home at Wichita State (Story)
Aug 23, 2019
Bremaud, France take 3rd place at U20 European basketball championship (Story)
Aug 23, 2019
Cleanthony Early signs deal with Hungarian team (Story)
Aug 21, 2019
Final 247Sports recruiting rankings released, WSU No. 41 in nation (Story)
Jul 29, 2019
TBT: Golden Eagles win Wichita Regional (Story)
Jul 27, 2019
TBT: Sideline Cancer upsets Aftershocks, lose out on the $2 million dream (Story)
Jul 27, 2019
TBT: What to expect from Sideline Cancer (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
TBT: Aftershocks overcome Iowa United, keep $2 million hopes alive (Story)
Jul 24, 2019
OPINION: Sunflower staffers predict outcomes for TBT’s Wichita Regional (Story)
Jul 14, 2019
Bohm becomes the first Shocker to participate in the Futures Game (Story)
Jun 28, 2019
Alec Bohm to play in the 2019 Futures game (Story)
Jun 23, 2019
Josaphat Bilau commits to Wichita State (Story)
Jun 19, 2019
Home, road conference opponents announced (Story)
Jun 05, 2019
Four Shockers selected in the MLB Draft (Story)
Jun 04, 2019
Luke Ritter drafted by the New York Mets (Story)
May 29, 2019
Eric Wedge named head coach of Wichita State baseball (Story)
May 25, 2019
Wichita State’s season comes to an end after loss to UConn (Story)
May 23, 2019
WSU falls to UConn in second AAC tournament game (Story)
May 21, 2019
WSU upsets No. 1 seed East Carolina in first round of AAC Tournament (Story)
May 18, 2019
Wichita State baseball clinches No. 8 seed in conference tournament (Story)
May 16, 2019
The Sunflower’s Top-10 sports moments from the 2019 school year (Story)
May 06, 2019
From Bohm to Tyler: What’s up with last year’s MLB draft picks? (Story)
May 06, 2019
Shocker baseball scores JUCO pitcher with a 16 strikeout average (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Wichita State walk-on turned scholarship recipient announces departure (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
Mark Lewis threw strikes on the Olympic stage. Now, he instructs Wichita State’s best how to roll ’em (Story)
Apr 14, 2019
Wichita-native takes center stage in bull riding competition (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
Houston obliterates Wichita State baseball in series opener (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Wichita State baseball leaves runners stranded, drops a tight match with Oklahoma State (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Shockers’ offense stays hot in 8-5 rout of K-State (Story)
Mar 24, 2019
Shockers squander final game to Memphis, fall to under .500 (Story)
Mar 23, 2019
Houston takes late lead, evens opening conference series with Wichita State softball (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
Gibson’s walk-off homer lifts Shockers over Kansas (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Marty: Watch for these 5 teams as a possible Cinderella in the NCAA Tournament (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Wichita State’s Grier Jones to retire (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Softball senior out for season (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
Bredbennner thrown from game, Shockers drop game at Oklahoma State (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
McDuffie, Haynes-Jones lead Wichita State to victory on senior night (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
Markis McDuffie transformed from ‘Gumby’ to a ‘true warrior’ (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
Haynes-Jones: ‘I’ve been given the opportunity of a lifetime’ (Story)
Mar 01, 2019
Shockers sweep Creighton in doubleheader (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Haynes-Jones seals win with buzzer beater (Story)
Feb 24, 2019
How Wichita State let a 16-point lead slip away to Memphis (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
Rockford’s kingpin Nick Sommer is making a splash at Wichita State (Story)
Feb 17, 2019
Shocker women maintain 19-point halftime lead, hold off SMU (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
Thousands turn out for eSports convention (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
Marty: The Rams didn’t give St. Louis a fair chance (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
Haynes-Jones, Echenique lead Shockers past Jacksonville State (Story)
Dec 08, 2018
Players held out for ‘team violations’, WSU falls short to Creighton (Story)
Dec 08, 2018
Five players serve one-game suspension (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
Sunflower Staff Predictions — Wichita State travels to OKC for Oklahoma (Story)
Nov 29, 2018
Sunflower Staff predictions — Wichita State versus Baylor (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Shockers celebrate best start since 1996 (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Sunflower staffers predict Davidson outcome (Story)
Nov 10, 2018
Shockers lose to Houston, fall below .500 (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Jada Peacock follows in her parents footsteps as a collegiate athlete (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
Golf is a family tradition (Story)