Marquette Wire

Bucking the trend

tom.blair@marquette.edu

September 4, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Cross Country

The Dodgeville native transferred to Marquette from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and will be running for the women's cross country team this season. Courtney was red-shirted last year and will have freshman eligibility...

Raiders race Father Time to Super Bowl

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

September 4, 2003

Filed under Sports

AFC West1. Oakland Raiders — Father Time might be nipping at their ankle braces, but the Raiders still have enough gas in the tank for one more ride. Look for Doug Jolley to make big contributions to Oakland this yea...

Women’s Soccer Headline

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

September 4, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The team will face No. 21 USC Friday and Oakland Sunday and will come back to Wisconsin to square off against in-state rival Wisconsin Badgers Tuesday, Sept. 9, in Madison. "We're not scared," Roeders said of the schedule....

Women’s Soccer!

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

September 2, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Junior goalie Katie Bissen, who shut out Vanderbilt Friday, had two saves in the game prior to the game-winning shot by Dayton forward Shannon Kuhl in the 84th minute. The penalty kick was created when a cross hit Golden Eagle...

Injuries already plague teams

steven.piche@marquette.edu

September 2, 2003

Filed under Sports

For starters, two of the league's top young gunslingers have been injured in the Jets' Chad Pennington and Atlanta's Michael Vick. Pennington fractured and dislocated (what a combo) his left wrist and is ex...

NFC teams look to capture title this year

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

September 2, 2003

Filed under Sports

NFC North1. Green Bay Packers — The Packers get the nod in this division, but winning the NFC North is similar to being awarded best behaved at a maximum security prison. Brett Favre will be able to carry the team to anot...

Women’s Volleyball

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

September 2, 2003

Filed under News, Sports

Though the Aggies came into the match with a national ranking, the number in front of their team did not have an affect on the Eagles. "We (the team) did not feel like we were going in to play 31 ranked Texas A&M...

Athletic Department hires former football coach

September 2, 2003

Filed under News, Sports

"Pressure is good," Harbaugh said. "I would find it hard to do things, to be involved in things, if there weren't some pressure. If it weren't important enough to put some pressure on you, it wouldn't be important enough to be...

Eagles break even in tourney

September 2, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

After opening the season with a first-round victory over Denver during the Parents Weekend Invitational at Air Force in Colorado Springs, Colo., the men's soccer team couldn't handle the Falcons' high-flying attack, losing the...

Eagles break even in tourney

September 2, 2003

Filed under Sports

After opening the season with a first-round victory over Denver during the Parents Weekend Invitational at Air Force in Colorado Springs, Colo., the men's soccer team couldn't handle the Falcons' high-flying at...

NFC teams look to capture title this year

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

September 2, 2003

Filed under Sports

NFC North1. Green Bay Packers — The Packers get the nod in this division, but winning the NFC North is similar to being awarded best behaved at a maximum security prison. Brett Favre will be able to carry the team to anot...

Pop princess invades football

September 2, 2003

Filed under Sports

On the NFL Web site promoting the game, the NFL boasts, "Last year the NFL began a new tradition: producing a football and music festival to kick off the season and to celebrate the resilient and indomitable spirit of...