Marquette Wire

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Morse dealing with transition to guard

Trey Killian

January 26, 2012

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When the Golden Eagles lost star point guard Angel Robinson to graduation last year, the backcourt suddenly became an area of great uncertainty. So far this season, freshman guard Arlesia Morse has helped quell that uncertainty. The Fli...

SCHMIDT: All hail Gonyo, Athlete of the Year

Erik Schmidt

May 5, 2011

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Sports at Marquette can be a bit schizophrenic. Just when you think you have a handle on what’s going on, things go all Jekyll and Hyde and take an unexpected turn. This year, the script was flipped so fast it nearly took...

Seniors leave program pointing in right direction

Joe Kvartunas

March 29, 2011

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Even in season-ending defeat, the Marquette women’s basketball team stunned critics as it had done all year. Marquette was considered a heavy underdog in its second round NCAA Tournament game against Tennessee on March ...

SCHMIDT: Lady Eagles lead a basketball revival

Erik Schmidt

March 24, 2011

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After five months and 33 games, the Marquette women’s basketball team is now relegated to the past tense. As in, the lady Golden Eagles were unexpectedly exceptional all year long. As in, senior guard Angel Robinson was...

MU women’s season ends at Tennessee’s backyard

Mike Nelson

March 22, 2011

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In what was a home game in the NCAA Tournament for Tennessee in Knoxville, Tenn., the Volunteers ended Marquette’s season in a 79-70 victory. Marquette was led by senior guard Angel Robinson’s 19 points and eight assists...

Collins flourishes in her last season

Erin Caughey

March 10, 2011

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Senior forward Jasmine Collins, who spent most of the first three years of her career as an end-of-the-bench player, has carved out a niche for herself in her final season and found more playing time. With new single-game...

Women’s basketball gears up for Big East Tourney

Erin Caughey

March 3, 2011

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The Marquette women’s basketball team didn’t realize that when it defeated Louisville 76-65 on Jan. 26, that the victory would be the difference between the No. 5 seed and No. 6 seed in the Big East Championship tournament which starts tomorro...

Seniors put together night to remember against DePaul

Trey Killian

March 1, 2011

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Marquette’s seniors — guards Angel Robinson, Tatiyiana McMorris and Courtney Weibel and forwards Jasmine Collins, Paige Fiedorowicz and Jocelyn Mellen — made their last game at the Al McGuire Center memorable with a 60-53 upset of No. 12 DePaul on Saturday night...

SEEMAN: Wisconsin one-upsmanship

Tim Seeman

March 1, 2011

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The Marquette women’s tennis team’s 6-1 loss to the Wisconsin Badgers last Wednesday reminded me how difficult life can be as a Marquette student who grew up wearing red and white. A little background: I’m from Janesville...

Women’s basketball battles DePaul on Senior Night

Erin Caughey

February 24, 2011

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Senior Night for Marquette’s six graduating players won’t be easy by any stretch of the imagination, as they welcome No. 7/11 DePaul on Saturday. The game with the Blue Demons should be an exciting one. Even though emotions will be...

Women’s team defeats Seton Hall 66-58

Erin Caughey

February 17, 2011

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The Marquette women’s basketball team faced off against conference opponent Seton Hall (8-17, 1-11 Big East) last night, and senior guard Tatiyiana McMorris once again led the Golden Eagles (20-5, 8-4 Big East) in scoring with...