Marquette Wire

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...

Volleyball two lines

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

October 28, 2003

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

With the Golden Eagles trailing Memphis, 2-1, the Tigers came out to post a score of 21-14 in game four. The team rallied back and ended the match on a 16-6 run. The momentum did not stay with the team in game five as Memphis...

Strong like a Bissen

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

October 23, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

"It's 'cause people mispronounce my name, it's Bissen (pronounced like bison) and it turned into an issue of 'Buffalo,' then it turned to 'Buffy' then it was just 'Buff,'" Bissen said. "Someone said 'like a buffalo,' and I got...

At nearly 50, Ellis is still learning

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

October 23, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

There have only been 10 practices this season, but Ellis said he is starting to get familiar with new and veteran players on the team. According to Ellis, Wednesday night marked the team's first real practice, and after almost...

Memphis, St. Louis on horizon

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

October 23, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

Friday, Jesuit Night at the Marquette Gym, the Golden Eagles welcome the Memphis Tigers, who sport a 22-2 overall record including 4-1 in C-USA action, with their one conference loss coming to Texas Christian. In their latest...

Eagles fall, 1-0

Dave Rossetti

October 23, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Marquette managed three shots in the final 11 minutes, including one on goal by senior midfielder Matt Darby with seven seconds left, but it wasn't enough. "It was a case our our missed opportunities against their taking advantage...

The streak goes on

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

October 21, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Pirates of East Carolina had the Golden Eagles under control, holding them to only seven shots in the game but the Golden Eagles prevailed, 1-0. "Some of it has to be contributed to East Carolina," coach Markus Roeders...

Bielawski smashes record

Vedran Agovic

October 21, 2003

Filed under Golf, Sports

"This tournament showed the level of play that we expected to play at the entire fall," head coach Tim Grogan said. "The one regret is that we did not get a chance to finish the tournament due to rain." The results from the...

Eagles return from Costa Rica with 5-game sweep

steven.piche@marquette.edu

October 21, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

On the game, Marquette made 34 of 69 field goals as well as going 4 of 11 from beyond the arc. Novak led the team in 3-point shooting, hitting three of four triples. Two players missing from the action were junior transfer...

Conference record falls to 2-4

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

October 21, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

In the defense-heavy match, Tulane held the advantage in the hitting percentage department as it hit at 21.1 percent compared to the Golden Eagles' 15.2 percent. In other categories, the Green Wave had 93 digs compared to the...

Women nab 8th at Pre-Nationals

tom.blair@marquette.edu

October 21, 2003

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

Haro did not know until shortly before the race began whether she would be able to run. Although it is not expected to keep her out of the conference meet, the injury was severe enough to keep her from running on Saturday. "She's...

Team faces country’s best

tom.blair@marquette.edu

October 14, 2003

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

The NCAA requires the host school of each year's national championship to hold a pre-national meet so teams have an opportunity to see the course before the championship meet. Next Saturday, Marquette's cross country teams...