Marquette Wire

National rank no match for Eagles

Dave Rossetti

October 6, 2003

The Golden Eagles had to weather a strong comeback effort from Conference USA rival Memphis and a near-costly mistake with six seconds remaining before securing the win, 3-2. "I thought we fought very hard," said head coach...

Defense deals loss to Evansvill Ubert aces 7 saves for shutout in Eagles’ second consecutive home win

Dave Rossetti

September 15, 2003

Evansville, ranked No. 9 in the Midwest by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America before the loss, certainly had scoring opportunities — especially early. But Marquette's senior goaltender Adam Ubert made difficult...

Men score four in home opener

Dave Rossetti

September 10, 2003

"We played very well," head coach Steve Adlard said. "There was a lot of pressure on us prior to the game because of our frailty to defend and a little bit (because of) our immaturity – if we allowed a goal, our heads were down." The...

Road trip wreaks havoc

Dave Rossetti

September 8, 2003

By the time Flynn scored in the 64th minute, the Golden Grizzlies had already raced out to a four-goal lead, three of which came in a quick flurry between the 31st and 39th minutes. Ryan Rzepka, Chris Edwards and Brandon Felker...

Eagles find goals in short supply

Dave Rossetti

September 3, 2003

Leading the UIC attack was senior Peter Kelley, who scored two goals, including a six-yard chip shot from his knees past Marquette goalie Adam Ubert in the 51st minute. Both goals were set up on assists from sophomore midfielder...

Eagles break even in tourney

September 1, 2003

After opening the season with a first-round victory over Denver during the Parents Weekend Invitational at Air Force in Colorado Springs, Colo., the men's soccer team couldn't handle the Falcons' high-flying attack, losing the...

Men’s Soccer Preview

Dave Rossetti

August 27, 2003

"For me, it's not motivation — it's just frustration," Adlard said. "I don't dwell on it because we did enough to win the game. We missed our chances." The 2003 team certainly has the potential to make a deeper run into the...