Marquette Wire

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

Marquette basketball alums partner to build sports complex

Former Marquette basketball alums Travis Diener (left) and Joe Chapman (right) pose with their children at the groundbreaking of the Athlete Performance Sports Complex Sept. 4.

Zoe Comerford, Executive Sports Editor

September 8, 2020

Joe Chapman and Travis Diener's relationship now includes more than just playing together on the Final Four team and winning the TBT Tournament. Now they're business partners.

Scott brings learning mentality, BIG EAST roots to Marquette as assistant coach

Erin Scott (front, MU short-sleeve t-shirt) walks with the women's soccer team during the athletes' march Sept. 4. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

John Leuzzi, Sports Audio Producer

September 8, 2020

Marquette women's soccer assistant coach Erin Scott looks to bring her experiences as a Division 1 goalkeeper to the Golden Eagles.

Feeling ‘at home’ in Milwaukee

Carsen Murray (second from right) walks with the volleyball team in the athletes march Sept. 4. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Jackson Gross, Sports Reporter

September 8, 2020

Middle blocker Carsen Murray has found a new home at Marquette with the volleyball team.

Volleyball transfer adjusts to new team dynamic

Carly Skrabak is a defensive specialist who transferred from Tennessee Tech. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Molly Gretzlock, Assistant Sports Editor

September 8, 2020

The Marquette volleyball team added Tennessee Tech transfer Carly Skrabak this offseason.

New mindset comes to life for the women’s soccer

Forward Alyssa Bombacino (15) prepares for a kick in a match against Utah State last season.

Kristin Parisi, Sports Reporter

September 8, 2020

After the recent hiring of head coach Frank Pelaez, the forwards on the Marquette women's soccer team are eager to begin the season.

IMG Academy transfer finding her way around Marquette

Shelby Fountain dribbles the ball in Marquette's 5-0 exhibition win against University of Regina Aug. 2019. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Bryan Geenen, Sports Reporter

September 8, 2020

Sophomore forward Shelby Fountain's time at IMG Academy has helped her perform at the college level for the Golden Eagles.