Marquette Wire

Eagles hot, cold at ITA’s

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

October 7, 2003

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

Pairing up as one of the doubles teams at the tournament, Leenders and Vedrickas drew a bye in round one of doubles action. In round two the tandem went up against Joao Pablo Bonnasar and Jonathan Sucupira of Florida State. Bonnasar...

National rank no match for Eagles

Dave Rossetti

October 7, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The Golden Eagles had to weather a strong comeback effort from Conference USA rival Memphis and a near-costly mistake with six seconds remaining before securing the win, 3-2. "I thought we fought very hard," said head coach...

Guru ties two in Week 5

steven.piche@marquette.edu

October 7, 2003

Filed under Sports

It should be noted that this is Agovic's second win of the year already. But being a Chicago native, he should have seen that the Bears were ready to get into the win column. Come on, even a cheesehead like me kn...

Hoops open house

Sarah Sherman

September 18, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, News, Sports

"It's a great time for freshmen to get their first sense of what the university and coach (Tom) Crean are all about," director of basketball operations Brian Wardle said. "Monday will be a big-time event that I know coach Crean...

MU falters at Challenge

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, News, Sports, Sports

In the late match on Friday, the Golden Eagles faced Bradley, which owned a record of 2-5. After dropping the first game, 31-29, Marquette rallied back to win three consecutive games with scores of 30-26, 30-22, and 30-21, earning...

Runners come out of the gate strong at Bradley Invite

tom.blair@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Sports, Women's Cross Country

The fact that they were able to do that without injured star runners — senior Brianna Dahm, senior Audrey Schlitz, sophomore Alli Sauer and sophomore Jodi Jakubek — was all the more encouraging for Uhrich. "It showed me...

Women eager to get back on track

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, Sports, Women's Track & Field

The day after the loss, coaches Markus Roeders and Frank Pelaez went back to work with the team in what Roeders said was one of the best training sessions the team has had so far. "We're excited to get out there, especially...

Swinging Away: Three truths tell it like it is

steven.piche@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under Sports

Although he thinks he was shafted, he could have just finished off Mosley. The judges all scored the fight 115-113 for Mosley, each giving him the final four rounds of the fight. So maybe what De La Hoya should be doing is launching...

Frankovis finds groove week 2

steven.piche@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, Sports

On the subject of bold predictions, how about Ravens' running back Jamal Lewis?After personally guaranteeing his friend on the Cleveland Browns that he would have a career day if he had 30 carries, he went out and ...

Defense deals loss to Evansvill Ubert aces 7 saves for shutout in Eagles’ second consecutive home win

Dave Rossetti

September 16, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, News, Sports

Evansville, ranked No. 9 in the Midwest by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America before the loss, certainly had scoring opportunities — especially early. But Marquette's senior goaltender Adam Ubert made difficult...

Eagles’ loss enables Badger coach to make history

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

September 11, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Junior goal keeper Katie Bissen, who had not allowed a score in the last two contests, gave up the first goal at 21:57 when the Big Ten player of the week, Jenny Kundert, put the ball in on a head shot to put Wisconsin up 1-0. Wisconsin,...

Mosley, De La Hoya square off

Nick Williams

September 11, 2003

Filed under Sports

Just three years ago, before Mosley moved up into welterweight from lightweight, De La Hoya was the biggest thing in boxing. Now he wants this rematch to avenge the only loss of his pro career and he needs to win — or...