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Marquette Women’s Volleyball: Spending summer at the beach

Michael Wottreng

May 3, 2012

Filed under Sports

Finals week is the only thing standing between most students and the start of summer break. The Marquette volleyball team may be looking forward to the summer months more than anyone. During the school year, student-athletes have rigorous schedules with little downtime. The combination of class, stud... Read more »

Larry Williams talks Marquette’s future

Michael Wottreng

May 1, 2012

Filed under Sports

When former athletic director Steve Cottingham resigned in June, the Marquette athletic department looked like it was on the verge of collapse amid sexual assault allegations. The school needed to find someone that could rebuild Mar... Read more »

Marquette Women’s Volleyball: Beyer continues MU’s success in the professional ranks

Michael Wottreng

April 26, 2012

Filed under Sports

The Al McGuire Center has had its fair share of spectacular athletes walk its halls, but there is one type that stands out above the rest. It’s the person wearing gold around their neck, not just on their shirts or pants. Marquette legend Dwyane Wade won a gold medal in the 2008 Ol... Read more »

Volleyball: New recruits look to bolster the lineup next season

Michael Wottreng

April 24, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

Much of the discussion surrounding the women’s volleyball team since the 2011 season ended has been about how it would replace former All-Americans Ashley Beyer and Ciara Jones. Coach Bond Shymansky continues to add players to the lineup for the 2012 season in hopes of findin... Read more »

Marquette Women’s Volleyball: Team hopes success in spring carries into the fall

Michael Wottreng

April 19, 2012

Filed under Sports

The women’s volleyball team’s spring season came to a conclusion Saturday with a first-place finish in the silver division of the 2012 Great Lakes Center Collegiate Challenge in Aurora, Ill. Last season, coach Bond Shymansky’s team was one set away from playing for the Big East T... Read more »

Marquette Women’s Volleyball: Carlson poised for historic season

Michael Wottreng

April 17, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

The natural order of college athletics is that players graduate and new players are expected to fill the void. That will be the case next season for the Marquette volleyball team. The Golden Eagles are losing almost 50 per... Read more »

Marquette Women’s Volleyball: Tournament provides last chance for improvement

Michael Wottreng

April 12, 2012

Filed under Sports

Marquette volleyball closes out the spring season with a trip to Aurora, Ill. Saturday to participate in the Great Lakes Center 2012 Collegiate Tournament. The Golden Eagles will play five total games on Saturday starting at 8:30 a.m. “... Read more »

Women’s Tennis Brief 4-10-12

Michael Wottreng

April 10, 2012

Filed under Sports

The Marquette women’s tennis team was only able to win one point in weekend matches against Virginia Commonwealth and South Florida in Tampa. The Golden Eagles (11-9) got off to a hot start against the Bulls (14-6), winning... Read more »

Club Volleyball: Perfect season ended by in-state rival

Michael Wottreng

April 10, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

For the seventh time in the last 10 seasons, the Marquette women’s club volleyball team finished in the top three at the National Club Volleyball Tournament. The Golden Eagles took third place in the Division I tournament over Easter break. Marquette... Read more »

Men’s Big East Notebook 4/3/12

Michael Wottreng

April 3, 2012

Filed under Sports

Cardinals postseason run comes to an end Kentucky has been the most talented team in the country, and it would've taken a near-perfect game from its opponent to upset them. Louisville (30-10, 10-8 Big East) was not perfect ... Read more »

Former athletes Bares, Beyer making impact in other countries

Michael Wottreng

March 29, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

If someone were to ask you which active NBA players graduated from Marquette, you could probably name all of them without thinking about it. However, if someone asked you to name current professional athletes from Marquette in other sports, few people could name more than one. The main rea... Read more »

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

March 27, 2012

Filed under Sports

Pitino remains perfect against Donovan as Cards go to New Orleans When the brackets came out, Louisville was a trendy upset pick. The first match-up of the tournament for the Cardinals was against an experienced Davidson team. ... Read more »

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