Marquette Wire

Eagles return home to host tourney

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

September 11, 2003

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

"It's important to be at home if not the second weekend, then the third weekend of the season," Rolf said. "Otherwise, the kids end up being road warriors." The tournament, which begins on Friday, brings Bradley, Missouri and...

Men score four in home opener

Dave Rossetti

September 11, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

"We played very well," head coach Steve Adlard said. "There was a lot of pressure on us prior to the game because of our frailty to defend and a little bit (because of) our immaturity – if we allowed a goal, our heads were down." The...

Golfers off to Hoosier tourney

Jenna Merten

September 11, 2003

Filed under Sports

"We're going to ask them to put some more effort out this fall because the talent level is there, and they (the golfers) talk about wanting to do this," Grogan said. Some of the tougher tournaments incl...

Runners finally get going

tom.blair@marquette.edu

September 11, 2003

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

Marquette teams have dominated the event over the past several years, with the women taking first place the past three years and the men the past two. After waiting a week longer than most other cross country programs to start...

Eagles get air time

Kim Kaiser

September 9, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

One game will be televised on ABC and one on CBS as well. Also included in the conference schedule are three appearances on ESPN, two telecasts on ESPN2 and three broadcasts on the ESPN-Plus C-USA Weekend Package. Following...

MU drops three in tourney

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

September 9, 2003

Filed under Sports

Though the team did capture two of the first three sets, coach Pati Rolf did not feel her squad was complacent when it dropped the final two sets."The inconsistency in our maturity and the mental letdowns were the reason ...

Road trip wreaks havoc

Dave Rossetti

September 9, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

By the time Flynn scored in the 64th minute, the Golden Grizzlies had already raced out to a four-goal lead, three of which came in a quick flurry between the 31st and 39th minutes. Ryan Rzepka, Chris Edwards and Brandon Felker...

Team’s report card shows high marks

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

September 9, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

This is the first year Marquette (2-1-1) has been in the tournament. "It was a very high-level tournament," Roeders said. "We couldn't have done better than we did." Defense was the key in its efforts over the weekend, as...

Lacrosse

Matt Zuchowski

September 9, 2003

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

In addition to bonding as a team, "fall ball" allows the team to bond and get a taste of what the spring season will be like," senior Jared Protaski said. "They're more like exhibition games, so it's a good chance for us to...

SlamBall, NCAA make perfect pair

September 4, 2003

Filed under Sports

People keep talking about reform and cleaning up the system, but that takes work. Plus, to be frank, it is a boring solution. As a fickle member of the consumer public, I must be constantly entertained, be...

Fans, teammates fail to support fallen star in need

Nick Williams

September 4, 2003

Filed under Sports

But why do I feel like I'm the only one who thinks he's innocent, or at least wants him to be?There are more people who want to see Bryant convicted — more than being proven innocent. Why? Because we want people t...

Eagles find goals in short supply

Dave Rossetti

September 4, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Leading the UIC attack was senior Peter Kelley, who scored two goals, including a six-yard chip shot from his knees past Marquette goalie Adam Ubert in the 51st minute. Both goals were set up on assists from sophomore midfielder...