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Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

Sam Thornton (19) attempts a shot in No. 18 Marquettes 1-0 double overtime loss to Wisconsin Sept. 13.

Marquette falls to in-state rival in double overtime, drop third straight game

Ava Mares, Sports Reporter September 14, 2021

No. 18 Marquette men’s soccer suffered its third straight loss of the season, falling to in-state rival Wisconsin 1-0 in double overtime Monday night at Valley Fields. “Madison is a really gritty...

Liza Karlen (left) breaks down her group during Marquette and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee womens basketball clinic Sept. 11 at Washington Park.

Milwaukee women’s basketball teams paying it forward

John Leuzzi, Executive Sports Editor September 14, 2021

There are 56 days that separate today and Marquette women’s basketball’s season opener against Alcorn State.  However, the Golden Eagles got an early start to their season on Saturday.  Marquette...

Audrey Grimm (left) runs in the Evanston Invitational Sept. 11. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Grimm adjusting to college life both on the course and in the classroom

Johnnie Brooker, Sports Reporter September 14, 2021

Cedarburg High School and Wisconsin native Aubrey Grimm had a stellar high school year, but once college running came, it was a wake up call. Coming off a stellar high school career, two-time first...

Carsen Murray (12) goes up for a kill in Marquettes 0-3 loss to No. 8 University of Kentucky Sept. 11.

Building confidence serves as missing piece for success

Ben Schultz, Sports Reporter September 14, 2021

A season after playing in just 11 sets, Carsen Murray has made a big jump and is making her presence felt early in her second season with the Golden Eagles. "(The coaching staff) knew she was getting...

Edrey Caceres (6) makes a move on a University of Wisconsin-Green Bay defender in Marquettes 2-0 win Aug. 26. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

First-year midfielder brings unique experience and understanding of the game to MSOC

Ava Mares, Sports Reporter September 14, 2021

Marquette men's soccer first-year midfielder Edrey Caceres is not one to back down in the face of adversity. Born in El Salvador, Caceres moved with his family to Houston, Texas at the young age of...

Marquette womens soccer gathers ahead of its 4-3 win over Central Michigan Aug. 19. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Seniors receive second chance at final chapter

Kelly Reilly , Sports Reporter September 14, 2021

Not many student-athletes are awarded the chance to play at the collegiate level following high school, yet alone get second chances during their collegiate careers. However, that changed this past...

Claire Mosher (1) serves up a ball in Marquettes 0-3 loss to No. 2 Wisconsin Sept. 12.

Marquette drops second straight match of season

Ben Schultz, Sports Reporter September 12, 2021

Marquette women's volleyball team fell in straight sets to No. 2 Wisconsin (25-15, 25-18,25-18) in front of a sold out crowd at the Al McGuire Center Sunday afternoon. "I thought we put up a good fight,...

First-year forward Maggie Starker scores off the header in Marquettes 3-0 win over the University of St. Thomas Sept. 12.

Women’s soccer pulls off second shutout in 72 hours

Kelly Reilly , Sports Reporter September 12, 2021

Marquette women's soccer earned its second shutout win in a span of 72 hours defeating the University of St. Thomas 3-0 Sunday afternoon at Valley Fields. "Being able to have multiple people score goals,...

Graduate student outside hitter Taylor Wolfe sets up a pass in Marquettes 3-0 loss to No. 8 Kentucky Sept. 11.

No. 8 Kentucky hands Marquette first loss of the season

Jackson Gross, Assistant Sports Editor September 11, 2021

For the first time in 2021, Marquette volleyball could not come back from an early deficit, losing in straight sets to the No. 8 Kentucky Wildcats (25-21, 30-28 and 26-24) at the Al McGuire Center Saturday...

Chandler Hallwood (31) takes a free kick in Marquettes 2-0 win over UW-Green Bay Aug. 26. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Marquette drops second-straight on the road

Sam Arco, Assistant Sports Editor September 10, 2021

After suffering their first loss of the season on Monday with a 1-0 defeat to Tulsa, No. 18 Marquette men’s soccer dropped its second-straight match on the road with a 3-0 defeat to Northern Illinois...

Hope Werch (8) completes a kill in Marquettes 3-2 win over Wisconsin Sept. 5. (Marquette Wire Stock Photo.)

Marquette prepares for weekend against No. 2 Wisconsin, No. 8 Kentucky

Ben Schultz, Jackson Gross, Sports Reporter, Assistant Sports Editor September 10, 2021

Marquette volleyball will have a tough test during its first homestand of the 2021 fall season to stay undefeated. The Golden Eagles will return home after six road games to host No. 8 Kentucky and...

A full capacity crowd of 65,000 people came out to the district for game six of the NBA Finals to watch the Bucks win the championship title.

The Deer District

Jackson Gross, Assistant Sports Editor September 10, 2021
After COVID-19 restrictions were lifted across the city June 1, the Deer District reopened along with the rest of Milwaukee.
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