Marquette Wire

Other sports eye move

Ryan Nilsson

November 6, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Volleyball, Women's Soccer

Rolf declined to comment on the content of the meeting, but it's not hard to figure out what she lobbied for based on her comments about joining the 16-team Big East. "I'm excited to be moving to the Big East Conference," Rolf...

‘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...

Move to Big East big for all

steven.piche@marquette.edu

November 4, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Perhaps even more important is the deadweight that will be dropped with the move. RPI killers like Alabama-Birmingham, Charlotte, Texas Christian, Southern Mississippi, Tulane, Houston and East Carolina. As far as the women...

Team sets open tryouts for Wednesday

steven.piche@marquette.edu

November 4, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

"Of course we want guys who understand basketball, who have played it, that can run plays." The coaches will use the session to gauge the talents of the players. But as Wardle pointed out, the staff will be looking out for...

Seniors struggle to say goodbye after 1-0 victory

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

November 4, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The five graduating seniors, Kristen Jensen, Lindsay Smale, Laura Culhane, Carolyn Klopp and Ann Ioder, played their final home game as Marquette soccer players in front of their fans, friends and family. Before the game, the...

49ers deal loss to road-weary Marquette

Dave Rossetti

November 4, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

In a first half that saw the Golden Eagles get outshot 10-3 and senior goalkeeper Adam Ubert make four saves, the 49ers were able to break through for their first goal at 20:18. Midfielder Sean Zubick collected a crossing pass...

Women nab 4th straight crown

tom.blair@marquette.edu

November 4, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Cross Country

Claiming its fourth conference championship in as many years, and its sixth championship in the eight years of the conference's existence. "Obviously, you pretty much can call it a dynasty right now," Uhrich said. "Any time...

Men’s team sets open tryouts for Wed.

steven.piche@marquette.edu

November 4, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

"Of course we want guys who understand basketball, who have played it, that can run plays." The coaches will use the session to gauge the talents of the players. But as Wardle pointed out, the staff will be looking out for...

Eagles drop Houston, TCU

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

November 4, 2003

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Early in the match, the Golden Eagles were without their captain, as senior setter Gemma Greer left the match with an ankle injury. Taking her place, junior Sarah Vernon dished out 57 assists and 18 digs, leading the team to a...

Men capture elusive C-USA crown

tom.blair@marquette.edu

November 4, 2003

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Sports

"I thought they really deserved that," head coach Dave Uhrich said. "I've told them over the past eight years, we've probably been consistently the best team in the conference, but we've never gotten the win." This season has...

Runners line up for C-USA meet

tom.blair@marquette.edu

October 30, 2003

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Sports, Women's Cross Country

As the only nationally ranked team competing, and the meet champions for the past three years, the 21st ranked women will be considered the favorites. Despite that, head coach Dave Uhrich hesitated to call first place a lock for...

Marquette Madness

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

October 28, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

He got his wish. In a near-full U.S. Cellular Arena Saturday, the Marquette student body and fans welcomed back their 2003 Conference USA regular season champion men's basketball team and the WNIT qualifying women's basketball...