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Marquette Women’s Soccer: Another year for the record books

Michael LoCicero

November 29, 2012

Filed under Sports

Coach Markus Roeders likes to acknowledge that he never knows exactly what team he is going to get from year to year, but one thing was certain about this Marquette team: it won and won often. Although the Golden Eagle...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: Marquette notches 16th shutout, moves to second round

Kyle Doubrava

November 13, 2012

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Although the NCAA Tournament is all too familiar territory for the Marquette women's soccer team, the Golden Eagles didn't feel any less satisfied in their 3-0 win over Illinois State Friday night. Seeded No. 4 in its region, Ma...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: Golden Eagles cruise into second round

Kyle Doubrava

November 9, 2012

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The Marquette women's soccer team handily defeated Illinois State Friday night, 3-0, and move on to play the winner of Princeton-West Virginia in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Tigers-Mountaineers matchup wi...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: First Big East tournament title still surreal for Golden Eagles

Michael LoCicero

November 6, 2012

Filed under Sports

Coach Markus Roeders said it was tough to put into words how it felt to win a Big East Tournament championship. It’s hard to blame him. For the first time since joining the Big East in 2005, Marquette can call itself regu...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: Season may be winding down, but seniors know there is work to be done

Michael LoCicero

October 11, 2012

Filed under Sports

Seniors Rachel Brown and Ally Miller both admit they have thought about their time winding down at Marquette, but they are choosing to focus on the present moment instead of reflecting too much. “I’ve had a great four years here and have done a lot of great things, but there is still work ...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: Defense “as good as we can ask them to be” so far

Michael LoCicero

September 4, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

Another day, another clean sheet for Sofie Schunk and the Marquette defense. If it seems like things have become a bit mundane on the backline, it’s because they have. Through four games, the Golden Eagles (3-0-1) have yet to su...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: Golden Eagles can clinch tie for second in division

Michael LoCicero

October 13, 2011

Filed under Featured, Sports

Home field advantage is critical in any sport. Look at the Milwaukee Brewers who were 57-24 at Miller Park this season, compared to just 39-42 on the road. The No. 7/13 Marquette women’s soccer team’s next two opponents have similar home/road...

Seminoles will provide stern test

Michael LoCicero

November 18, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

It has been a season to remember for the Marquette women’s soccer team, and if the players have anything to say about it, there is no way it will end this weekend in Tallahassee, Fla. “We still have some unfinished business...

Marquette defeats Villanova, 1-0

Tim Kraft

November 1, 2009

Filed under Sports

The Marquette women’s soccer team found an interesting way to defeat the Villanova Wildcats. The Golden Eagles had set pieces, through balls and breakaways, but were unable to create serious scoring chances off them. I...

Marquette captures Big East American Division

Tim Kraft

October 27, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

The Marquette women’s soccer team defeated St. John’s 1-0 Sunday – a victory that signified much more than just three points and the end of the regular season. Becky Ryan, a senior, scored the game-winning goal in the 87th minute. The team...