Marquette Wire

Wojciechowski prepares for Nate Reuvers, Wisconsin Badgers Sunday

Wojciechowski prepares for Nate Reuvers, Wisconsin Badgers Sunday

Zoe Comerford, Assistant Sports Editor

November 17, 2019

For the second time in less than a week, Marquette will face another Big Ten opponent: in-state rivals the Wisconsin Badgers. "It's a typical Wisconsin team," head coach Steve Wojciechowski said. "They are very versatile. With (Nate) Reuvers playing at the five, he presents a difficult matchup because...

Volleyball defeats Villanova in four sets on Senior Night

Volleyball defeats Villanova in four sets on Senior Night

Zoe Comerford, Assistant Sports Editor

November 16, 2019

For Allie Barber, Lauren Speckman, Madeline Mosher and Gwyn Jones, their final regular season home match ended on a positive note, beating the Villanova Wildcats in four sets (23-25, 26-24, 25-18, 25-19). "I knew we'd get pretty emotional over it," Barber said. "Lauren and I were talking, we had bets...

Allie Barber breaks MU’s all-time kills record

Allie Barber breaks MU’s all-time kills record

Zoe Comerford, Assistant Sports Editor

November 15, 2019

For the first time since 2005, Marquette volleyball has a new all-time kills leader: Allie Barber. The Cedarburg, Wisconsin, native accomplished the feat in the fourth point of the first set in No. 9 Golden Eagles' four-set victory (25-11, 20-25, 25-14, 25-17) over the Georgetown Hoyas Friday night. "It...

Women’s basketball falls to Northwestern in overtime

Women’s basketball falls to Northwestern in overtime

Tyler Peters, Sports Reporter

November 14, 2019

Marquette women’s basketball dropped its first match of the season 64-56 in an overtime battle against the Northwestern Wildcats Thursday night, falling to 3-1 this season. “Obviously a disappointing loss,” head coach Megan Duffy said. “I thought we had the momentum late in the game and had...

McEwen, Golden Eagles overcome 18-point deficit to defeat Purdue

McEwen, Golden Eagles overcome 18-point deficit to defeat Purdue

John Steppe, Executive Sports Editor

November 13, 2019

Almost anyone glancing at Marquette’s first half against Purdue Wednesday would hardly expect a Marquette win. Purdue rebounded half of its missed shots, and Marquette missed 10 of its last 11 shots in the half. However, Koby McEwen and Markus Howard had different intentions. The redshirt jun...

Baseline: Golden Eagles complete comeback against Purdue

Baseline: Golden Eagles complete comeback against Purdue

Matt Yeazel, Sports Reporter

November 13, 2019

The Golden Eagles came back to pick up a big nonconference win at home on Wednesday night against the Purdue Boilermakers. Here is the breakdown of the big victory: Game MVP: Redshirt junior Koby Mcewen was huge for Marquette, particularly in the second half. He led Marquette with 23 points, 18 of...

Local Area Athletes Stay in Brew City

Local Area Athletes Stay in Brew City

Matt Yeazel, Sports Reporter

November 13, 2019

Recruiting is typically one of assistant coaches main responsibilities in the program, in addition to some work from the head coach and potentially talent scouts as well.

A Place at the Plates

A Place at the Plates

Bryan Geenen, Sports Reporter

November 13, 2019

For club baseball, the season spans from tryouts at the start of the fall semester and runs to the end of the spring semester.

From Star Athlete to Coach

From Star Athlete to Coach

Aimee Galaszewski, Assistant Sports Producer

November 13, 2019

She says the "family feel" lingered into her decision with where she wanted to play collegiate soccer.

The Grass is Greener with Home Field Advantage

The Grass is Greener with Home Field Advantage

John Steppe, Executive Sports Editor

November 13, 2019

Men's soccer center back Manuel Cukaj says the teams feels more comfortable on the grass.

Dynamics of the Hills

Dynamics of the Hills

Tyler Peters, Sports Reporter

November 13, 2019

Just a half-hour northwest of Milwaukee, the course has a beautifully rugged yet serene landscape with farmland surrounding it.