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Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

Ready, set, go!

tom.blair@marquette.edu November 20, 2003

Thirty-one teams will be competing, as the Golden Eagles will be facing off against the best of the best in college cross country. Twenty-nine of the 30 teams that were ranked in the most recent national...

Townsend ready to break out

emily.clauser@marquette.edu November 20, 2003

"You've got people in the NBA who used to dream about, like, winning a college basketball championship or just making it down to the Final Four," he said. Townsend has high expectations for the upcoming...

Forwards look to fill hole in post

Kim Kaiser November 20, 2003

Grimm, however, does not feel pressure to fill in for Jackson. "I don't think it's called pressure," he said. "It's an incredible opportunity and you have to make the best of it." During the preseason,...

Sports Check with Brianna Dahm

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu November 20, 2003

Tribune: Did you know that the women's cross country team is the most dominant team in all of Conference USA in any given sport with the sixth title you won this year? Dahm: No I didn't. That's impressive....

Coaching turn around brings back alumni

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu November 20, 2003

A coaching staff that Crean credited for not only his but the team's success multiple times all went its separate ways to seek a new future, but still are in contact with each other according to assistant...

Merritt, Sanders take on leadership role

steven.piche@marquette.edu November 20, 2003

With those two early departures, Crean had only half of his first recruiting class intact for the 2003-'04 season — Scott Merritt and Terry Sanders. "We thought coming in those guys would be here...

Winding road leads Frede to MU

tom.blair@marquette.edu November 20, 2003

A graduate of Kettle Moraine High School, and a former member of the Kettle Moraine Lasers women's basketball team, Frede's path was far from concentrated and focused, taking her first to Valparaiso before...

Freshmen transition to college game

Ryan Nilsson November 20, 2003

"I think they all struggle along the way with missing home," Mitchell said. "We started a tradition a couple years ago where the weekend before practice starts I insist that they go home. "At first...

C-USA looking to put at least 5 teams in tourney

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu November 20, 2003

While the Golden Eagles are slated to finish eighth in conference, TCU is leading the preseason C-USA polls this year after it captured the regular season conference championship last year. This season...

Townsend ready to break out

emily.clauser@marquette.edu November 18, 2003

"You've got people in the NBA who used to dream about winning a college basketball championship or just making it down to the Final Four," the Chicago native said. Townsend has high expectations for...

Eagles overcome poor shooting in Classic win

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu November 18, 2003

In Thursday's Coaches vs. Cancer Classic, the Golden Eagles were able to fight through a ragged 40 minutes and would-be loss to St. John's in Madison Square Garden and were able to win in a low scoring...

Ending on a high note

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu November 18, 2003

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...

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