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Marquette Wire

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Marquette Wire

Marquette womens soccer celebrates after redshirt junior midfielder Rachel Johnsons goal in their 1-0 win over University of Illinois-Chicago Sept. 9. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Women’s soccer snaps three-game losing streak with shutout win over UIC

John Leuzzi, Executive Sports Editor September 9, 2021

Marquette women's soccer reentered the win column Thursday night as they defeated the University of Illinois at Chicago 1-0. The win snaps a three-game losing skid for the Golden Eagles. "The team...

Jenna Reitsma (4) is a first-year outside hitter from Lowell, Michigan. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

“Close Knit” family helps Reitsma transition to life in Milwaukee

Jackson Gross, Assistant Sports Editor September 7, 2021
Marquette volleyball first-year outside hitter Jenna Reitsma is learning as much as she can with an experienced position unit while adjusting to life in Milwaukee with the Golden Eagles.
Harvey Read (5) tracks down the ball in Marquette mens soccers 2-0 season opener win over the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix Aug. 26 at Valley Fields. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Read off to successful start after sustaining season-ending injury

Matt Yeazel , Sports Audio Producer September 7, 2021
After a season-ending injury in the spring season, Redshirt sophomore defender Harvey Read has become one of Marquette men's soccer's key players in the fall.
Cross Country runs in the 2018 Vic Godfrey Open. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletic.)

SEASON PREVIEW: With new competition, Cross Country is ready to compete after no 2020-21 season

Johnnie Brooker, Sports Reporter September 7, 2021
For the Marquette men's and women's cross country teams, it has been 22 months since they last competed due to COVID-19.
Lukas Sunesson (9) takes a slide tackle in Marquettes 2-1 win over Kansas City Sept. 3.

No. 13 Marquette suffers first loss of season

Matt Yeazel, Sports Audio Producer September 6, 2021

No. 13 Marquette men's soccer traveled to Tulsa, Oklahoma to take on the Golden Hurricane on Monday night and came away with a 1-0 loss for their first defeat of the new season. It was the Golden Eagles'...

Redshirt first-year Mikki Easter takes a goal kick in Marquettes 2-1 double overtime loss to Utah State Sept. 5. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Marquette falls to Utah State in double overtime

Kelly Reilly, Sports Reporter September 5, 2021

Marquette women’s soccer hopes getting back in the win column will have to wait at least another four days following a 2-1 loss to Utah State in double overtime Sunday afternoon. "This team fought...

Hope Werch (8) goes up for a kill in Marquettes 3-0 win over DePaul Feb. 12. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Werch notches 1,000 kills in Golden Eagles’ sweep of Illinois State

Jackson Gross, Assistant Sports Editor September 5, 2021

Graduate student outside hitter Hope Werch added another accolade to her Marquette career: 1,000 career kills. The Neenah, Wisconsin, native accomplished the feat in the third set in No. 25 Golden Eagles'...

Savannah Rennie goes up for a kill in Marquettes 3-1 win over St. Louis Feb. 25. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

No. 25 Marquette sweeps Ohio

Ben Schultz, Sports Reporter September 4, 2021

No. 25 Marquette picked up their fifth straight win of the season Saturday afternoon defeating Ohio University (25-19, 25-18, 25-15) at Redbird Arena. "Carsen Murray and Ellie Koontz stepped it up offensively...

Carsen Murray (12) goes up for a block in Marquettes 3-0 win over Hawaii Aug. 28. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

No. 25 Marquette takes down UIC in five-sets

Jackson Gross, Assistant Sports Editor September 4, 2021

No. 25 Marquette opened up the Red & White Invitational with a five-set victory (26-24, 25-21, 20-25, 20-25, and 15-9) Friday night over the University of Illinois-Chicago. "I want to give UIC's...

Beto Soto (11) scores a goal in Marquettes 2-1 win over Kansas City Sept. 3.

Soto’s big night leads No. 13 Marquette to 2-1 victory over Kansas City

Ava Mares, Sports Reporter September 4, 2021

No. 13 Marquette men’s soccer defeated Kansas City 2-1 Friday night at Valley Fields. "For the most part, I felt we did good job," head coach Louis Bennett said. "They're (Kansas City) a good team....

Kylie Sprecher (8) takes a kick in Marquettes 1-0 loss to Notre Dame Aug. 29.

Marquette falls to No. 14 BYU 7-0

Matthew Valente, Sports Reporter September 3, 2021

The Marquette women's soccer team suffered a 7-0 loss to No. 14 BYU Thursday night at at South Field in Provo, Utah. It is the Golden Eagles' second straight loss and first loss of the season on the...

Chloe Marotta (52) goes up for a layup in Marquettes 65-57 win over Villanova Feb. 19. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Women’s basketball releases 2021-22 non-conference schedule

Sam Arco, Assistant Sports Editor August 31, 2021

Marquette women's basketball head coach Megan Duffy announced the Golden Eagles' 2021-22 non-conference schedule in a press release Tuesday afternoon. “Our goal in non-conference is always to prepare...

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