Marquette Wire

Squad loses star to pros, ready for tough schedule

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

August 28, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

This year, the Golden Eagles are selected to finish third of 14 teams in Conference USA in the preseason polls. Marquette ended its 2002 season with a 3-2 loss to in-state rival Wisconsin in the first round of the NCAA women's...

Sophomores play on NACEL tour

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

August 28, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

For the last three years, basketball coach Bill Van Gundy has worked with Marquette basketball players through Nacel International, an organization that works with international student exchange programs in over 50 countries. Two...

No go for Novak

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

August 28, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Last July, while his teammates were in Milwaukee readying themselves for the next semester or even the NBA draft, sophomore forward Steve Novak was competing with the nation's best college basketball players in the hopes of making...

Cross Country Preview

tom.blair@marquette.edu

August 28, 2003

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Sports

However, after winning the Conference USA championship and qualifying for NCAA nationals the past three years in row, Marquette's women's cross country team finds itself on the verge of that sporting promised land. "We've had...

Men’s Soccer Preview

Dave Rossetti

August 28, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

"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...

Women’s cager Alsdurf heading back to Minn.

tom.blair@marquette.edu

August 25, 2003

Filed under News, Sports

"It's unfortunate that Katie can't play out her career at Marquette," head coach Terri Mitchell said. "Katie has to do what's in her best interest, and Marquette isn't in her future plans." Alsdurf, a native of Forest Lake,...

Prep star Amoroso commits to Eagles

Ryan Nilsson

August 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

That's why many people were surprised when Amoroso orally committed to play for Marquette's men's basketball team Saturday, Aug. 16. "(I'd) been pondering it for a week or so," Amoroso said. "I sat down with my family (Friday)...

Eagles take game to NBA

Sarah Sherman

August 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

"The three years at Marquette have been unbelievable," Wade said. "The fan support has been unbelievable. I'm saying this with courage and confidence — everything that I can think of — and I know I have the backing of all...

No. 3 all-time scorer moves to front office

Dave Rossetti

August 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The sweet-shooting former guard said he made the decision to get back into basketball after recent discussions with Crean, who coached Wardle during the 1999-2000 and 2000-01 seasons. "It's a great opportunity," Wardle said....

Squad learns summer lessons

Jenna Merten

August 25, 2003

Filed under Golf, Sports

Junior Nathan Colson was the most successful. Colson finished third in the Wisconsin state amateur tournament, won the state Bestball tournament with junior Jason Gaare, and qualified as the sixth seed for the U.S. Amateur Public...

Merritt recovers from surgery

Kim Kaiser

August 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The surgery was more of a precaution than the result of injury, Condon said. Condon went on to say that the surgery was necessary to avoid future injuries. "The procedure was not a result of a re-occurrence from a previous...

Warriors not at Center yet

Steve Rushin

October 23, 1985

Filed under Men's Basketball, News, Sports

Lloyd and Jane Petit's decision last week to build the Bradley Center at County Stadium does not mean the men's basketball team will be heading west, according to Hank Raymonds, athletic director. Raymonds said "nothing has...