Marquette Wire

  • September 18BREAKING: Evelia Guererro and Elizabeth Murillo announced as MUSG president and vice president

Wire Sports Weekly – Sept. 18

Maddie Monticello (20) attempts to make a pass in Marquette's 1-0 2OT win against Michigan on Sept. 1 2019.

John Leuzzi, Sports Reporter

September 18, 2020

Women's soccer beat reporter Kristin Parisi joins John Leuzzi to discuss the latest within the Marquette women's soccer program as the Golden Eagles have returned to practice this week, featuring a pre-recorded interview with sophomore midfielder Alex Campana and senior defender Maddie Monticello.

BREAKING: Basketball season set to begin Nov. 25

Lauren Van Kleunen (42) attempts a shot in Marquette women's basketball loss to DePaul March 9.

Zoe Comerford, Executive Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

Men's and women's college basketball seasons will begin Nov. 25, a two-week pushback of the original date, Nov. 10, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Milwaukee’s Racing Sausages among best traditions in baseball

The Johnsonville sausages race during the sixth inning during the third game of the final home series between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs on September 5, 2018, at Miller Park in Milwaukee, WI.

Bryan Geenen, Sports Reporter

September 15, 2020

Few MLB traditions are as special as Milwaukee's Racing Sausages.

Athletics hires mental health specialist

Dr. Kristin Hoff is the Director of Student-Athlete Mental Health and Performance. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Zoe Comerford, Executive Sports Editor

September 15, 2020

Marquette Athletics hires a mental health professional for student athletes after the conversation began in early 2019.

First-year soccer player takes on challenge of ROTC program

Aeryn Kennedy plays for Camdenton High School in 2019. (Photo courtesy of Aeryn Kennedy from D.L. Jones Photography.)

Kristin Parisi, Sports Reporter

September 15, 2020

A Marquette first-year is doubling in both being a part of the women's soccer team and a member of Marquette's ROTC program.

Hunter Eichhorn has big aspirations after college

Hunter Eichhorn hits the golf ball at Erin Hills October 8, 2019.

Matthew Valente, Sports Reporter

September 15, 2020

After the cancellation of the fall season, redshirt junior Hunter Eichhorn is looking forward to a golf career following his days at Marquette.

Men’s soccer goalkeeper following in father’s footsteps

Goalkeeper Jackson Weyman speaks with men's soccer head coach Louis Bennett.

Nick Galle, Assistant Sports Editor

September 15, 2020

Marquette men's soccer team member, Jackson Weyman, is continuing the family tradition of competing in collegiate athletics.

Volleyball transfer takes advantage of what Marquette has to offer

Savannah Rennie (far left) stands with the Marquette volleyball team prior to the athlete march Sept. 4. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Molly Gretzlock, Assistant Sports Editor

September 15, 2020

Sixth-year graduate transfer is adjusting to much more than a new team atmosphere this year.

Standout player with ‘special talent’ ready to fill in role for men’s soccer

Beto Soto is a first-year on the men's soccer team. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Sam Arco, Sports Reporter

September 15, 2020

Incoming first-year forward Beto Soto will bring a lot of talent to the Marquette men's soccer team after spending time with the Houston Dynamo's U19 team.

Ashley looks forward to playing at ‘higher level’

Breyan Ashley (second from right) poses with the volleyball team at Valley Fields after the athlete march Sept. 4. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Jackson Gross, Sports Reporter

September 15, 2020

Marquette volleyball transfer Breyan Ashley is adjusting to her new school under different circumstances.

New training tactics for men’s soccer

AJ Franklin runs after the ball in Marquette's 2-1 exhibition win over University of Notre Dame Aug. 21, 2019. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Matt Yeazel, Sports Reporter

September 15, 2020

In the wake of COVID-19, the Marquette men's soccer team has had to find new ways to train for a potential spring season.

Wire Sports Weekly – Sept. 11

Megan Duffy coaches from the sideline in Marquette's 76-54 win over Butler on Feb. 16 on Play4Kay Day.

John Leuzzi, Sports Audio Producer

September 10, 2020

Zoe Comerford joins host John Leuzzi to discuss the latest surrounding Marquette women's basketball and the BIG EAST Conference's decision to move the league tournament back to Connecticut. John talks to women's basketball head coach Megan Duffy as well in a pre-recorded interview. https://soundcloud.com/marquette-radio/wire-sports-weekly-sept-12