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Marquette Wire

First-year forward Maggie Starker attempts to get a touch on the ball during Marquettes 1-0 win over Seton Hall Oct. 3.

Marquette ends three-game win streak with a 3-0 loss to UCONN

Kelly Reilly , Sports Reporter October 7, 2021

After a quick one-game homestand, the Marquette women's soccer team was back on the road against UConn looking to move the needle of their first three-game winning streak in BIG EAST play since 2017 to...

Beto Soto (11) attempts to get a touch on the ball in Marquettes 2-1 loss to Xavier Oct. 6 at Valley Fields.

Marquette suffers setback against Xavier

Ava Mares, Sports Reporter October 7, 2021

Following a 2-2 draw to No. 24 Providence Saturday night, the Marquette men's soccer team sought for its second BIG EAST win of the season Wednesday night at Valley Fields hosting the winless Xavier Musketeers. However,...

Lazar Hayward (32) sits third in all-time scoring in mens basketball program history. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

BREAKING: Former men’s basketball star arrested in Hawaii for uploading falsified COVID-19 documents

John Leuzzi, Executive Sports Editor October 5, 2021

Former Marquette men's basketball and NBA forward Lazar Hayward Jr. was arrested Sept. 28 in Hawaii in conjunction with uploading falsified COVID-19 negative test documentation. Hayward, 34, along with...

Gabe Kash (2) dribbles up the field during Marquettes 1-0 double overtime loss to Wisconsin Sept. 13 at Valley Fields.

Kash finding his footing with bigger role this season

Matt Yeazel, Sports Audio Producer October 5, 2021

The defensive side of the ball has been where the Marquette men’s soccer team has seen a lot of success in the last two seasons, and one reason for that is due to the work of redshirt junior defender...

First-year forward Keeyan Itejere goes up up for a dunk at

Basketball teams introduced to fans with new season around the corner

John Leuzzi , Executive Sports Producer October 5, 2021

With Marquette Madness coming and going, a new season for Marquette men's and women's basketball is blossoming upon Marquette Nation. "Last year was extremely difficult," Marquette women's basketball...

Redshirt junior forward Chloe Marotta (52) attempts a shot in Marquettes 70-63 loss to Virginia Tech March 21 in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

BIG EAST releases women’s basketball conference schedule

Jackson Gross, Assistant Sports Editor October 5, 2021

After finishing runner-up in BIG EAST play last season, Marquette women's basketball received its new slate of conference games for this upcoming season. The announcement came in a Oct. 2 in a press release...

Zak Kindl transfered to Marquette from Washington State this past summer. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

At the tail of career, Kindl looks to make most out time with Marquette

Johnnie Brooker, Sports Reporter October 5, 2021

Marquette’s newest addition, Zak Kindl is racing the clock as his eligibility is winding down. With the COVID-19 pandemic raging during Kindl’s senior year at Washington State University, he knew...

Taylor Wolf (10) sets up a pass in Marquettes 0-3 loss to No. 8 Kentucky Sept. 11.

Volleyball setters connecting on and off the court

Jackson Gross, Assistant Sports Editor October 5, 2021

When attending  a NCAA volleyball game, fans can expect seeing one setter per side. But a hallmark of Marquette women's volleyball head coach Ryan Theis' program has been utilizing a 6-2 system that...

Claire Nuessmeier goes up for kill attempt in Marquettes 3-1 victory on UConn Oct. 1 at the Al McGuire Center.

Marquette stays unbeaten in Big East play, sweeping the Blue Demons

Jackson Gross, Assistant Sports Editor October 3, 2021

Marquette volleyball swept the DePaul Blue Demons (25-23, 25-17, 25-17) at McGrath-Phillips Arena Sunday afternoon to stay undefeated in BIG EAST play. It is the Golden Eagles' seventh straight win...

Marquette womens soccer celebrates after Hailey Blocks goal in the 69th minute in its 1-0 win over Seton Hall Oct. 3.

Block scores first goal of season in Marquette’s third straight win

John Leuzzi, Executive Sports Editor October 3, 2021

For the first time since 2017, the Marquette women's soccer team earned its first three-game winning streak in BIG EAST play Sunday afternoon defeating the Seton Hall Pirates 1-0. "They're (Seton Hall)...

Zyan Andrade (23) makes a touch on the ball while heading to net in Marquettes 1-0 loss to Villanova Sept.18. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Providence spoil Marquette’s homecoming match

Sam Arco, Assistant Sports Editor October 3, 2021

In their return to Valley Fields for alumni night, the Marquette men’s soccer team drew with No. 22 Providence 2-2 in an intense overtime matchup Saturday night.   “We knew they were going to...

Marquette opens up Homecoming Weekend with four-set win over UConn

Ben Schultz, Sports Reporter October 1, 2021

Marquette volleyball team kicked off homecoming weekend with a four-set win over UConn (25-22,12-25,25-22,25-9) Friday evening at the Al McGuire Center. It's the first time that Marquette has played...

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