Marquette Wire

Ending on a high note

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

November 18, 2003

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The volleyball team rode their season-best six-game winning streak into Chicago Friday to take on conference foe DePaul. After three games, the Golden Eagles hitched a ride back to Milwaukee on a new seven-game winning streak...

Bucks not worth much

Will Ashenmacher

November 13, 2003

Filed under News, Sports

"I'm not sure that they have the worst operating income in the NBA, but they're close," said Hadrian Shaw, founder and owner of Shaw Sports Business. The findings have upheld some industry experts' expectations while surprising...

Admirals test winning streak against Griffins

caitlin.suess@marquette.edu

November 13, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The Admirals sought revenge on the reigning Calder Cup champion Houston Aeros, who knocked the team out of the playoffs last year and defeated them, 5-1, Oct. 17 at the Bradley Center. In the Admirals' first win on the road,...

Repeat of last season will not come easy

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

November 13, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

If it were not for the 10 practices granted to the basketball team due to their tour of Costa Rica in mid-October, Crean said the team would be a lot more behind than he said they already are. "I don't even want to imagine...

Season ends with victory

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

November 13, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

In the second game, the Phoenix took an early lead as they ran the score to 8-2 early on. Instead of calling a timeout to gather her team, coach Pati Rolf let her squad play through the adversity to bring the score back to 10-7....

Eagles muster exhibition wins

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

November 11, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

"I'm actually surprised we won tonight," head coach Tom Crean said. "I'm glad we won, but I'm surprised we won because we didn't deserve to win. So we'll take it and go with it." "We didn't play as well as we wanted to tonight,"...

In Shakespearean fashion, women prevail

tom.blair@marquette.edu

November 11, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Golden Eagles came out hot early, running out to a 12-1 lead in the first three minutes of the game, and never really looked back. Marquette held the lead for the rest of the afternoon. However, Marquette did not play very...

Rotation forming

steven.piche@marquette.edu

November 11, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

"Other than that, I'd say it's quite wide open. And everybody on our team should be excited about that." Starting with the backcourt, sophomore guard Karon Bradley started alongside Diener in both exhibition games. The two...

Club volleyball takes 2nd at classic

Amy Magro

November 11, 2003

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The men's strong performance last weekend resulted in a second-place finish. There were 32 teams that competed in the Division I part of the tournament. Some of them were NCAA teams, not club. In the pool play Saturday, Marquette's...

Cincinnati’s Adams vetoes Marquette effort

Dave Rossetti

November 11, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Instead, the script went awry as Cincinnati (10-3-5, 6-2-1 in C-USA) handed Marquette its second home loss of the season, 1-0, and earned a share of the C-USA regular season crown with repeat-champions St. Louis while doing it....

‘No one is able to stop him’

Dave Rossetti

November 6, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

But a scary thought for future Marquette opponents may be that, according to Lee, he's done most of his damage at less than full strength after suffering an ankle injury Oct. 7 against Wright State. "Up until that point I was...

MU ‘belongs’ in Big East

steven.piche@marquette.edu

November 6, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Apparently not only Marquette belongs, as Louisville, Cincinnati, DePaul and South Florida will also be joining the exodus from Conference USA. "The infusion of these five schools affords us incredible opportunities," Tranghese...