Marquette Wire

Volleyball brief

Mark Strotman

October 19, 2010

The Marquette women’s volleyball team ran its winning streak to six games after sweeping Syracuse in straight sets (25-15, 25-22, 25-16) on Saturday afternoon. Junior outside hitter Ciara Jones led the way with 16 kills,...

Seven and counting

Michael LoCicero

October 12, 2010

Seniors are given the difficult task of being team leaders, both on the field and off it. This past weekend, seniors Ashley Bares and Julia Victor each scored game-winning goals against Connecticut and Providence, respectively. Talk...

Shymansky reflects team concept

Andrei Greska

October 7, 2010

Marquette women’s volleyball coach Bond Shymansky is one win away from 200 for his coaching career. In only nine seasons, Shymansky is about to accomplish what coaches spend whole careers working toward. What did he have...

Women’s soccer wins fifth straight Big East game

Michael LoCicero

October 5, 2010

The Marquette women’s soccer team kept its perfect Big East record intact with two road victories this weekend, including a 2-1 win over No. 22 Georgetown on Sunday afternoon. The Golden Eagles (8-3-2 overall, 5-0-0 Big East)...

Beyer blasts past Pennsylvania foes

Andrei Greska

October 5, 2010

The Marquette women’s volleyball team had a fever, but all it needed was a little more Ashley Beyer. The junior outside hitter solidified her role as the team’s most valuable player this weekend, returning from injury that...

Deja vu for women’s volleyball team

Andrei Greska

September 30, 2010

Stop me if you’ve heard this before. The Marquette women’s volleyball team impresses in the non-conference portion of its schedule before being swept in its first Big East road trip. 2009, meet 2010. “We need to ...

Fruitless Big East raodtrip

Andrei Greska

September 28, 2010

The Marquette women’s volleyball team dropped two road games this past weekend to get its Big East season off to an inauspicious start. The Golden Eagles (7-7, 0-2 Big East) traveled to South Florida to open up conference...

Women’s soccer remains perfect after a pair of 2-1 victories

Michael LoCicero

September 28, 2010

The Marquette women’s soccer team (6-3-2, 3-0 Big East) rallied from an early goal deficit to defeat the West Virginia Mountaineers 2-1 on Thursday night at Valley Fields. The game was dominated by physical play with 22 fouls in the game and a yellow card from the ...

Mountaineers seek revenge after MU ended its Big East title hopes last year

Michael LoCicero

September 23, 2010

Preseason polls, in essence, mean nothing. If you simply take what the Big East coaches said, the Marquette-West Virginia women’s soccer game tonight at Valley Fields will crown the champion of the American Division, and the...

Marquette volleyball opens its Big East season on the road against USF

Andrei Greska

September 23, 2010

The Marquette women’s volleyball team prepares to open its Big East season after a challenging non-conference schedule that saw the Golden Eagles play the current No.1 team in the country, Stanford, as well as another top 15...

Kelly off to fast start

Michael LoCicero

September 16, 2010

Marquette’s freshman forward Maegan Kelly probably wouldn’t win many shouting matches. But as she has proven in just eight collegiate games, the soft-spoken Kelly will be a force on Marquette’s offensive attack for years to come. The younger sister of four-year l...

Men’s basketball pumps up

Mark Strotman

September 9, 2010

Basketball season may be two months away, but for the Marquette men's basketball team, preparation has been under way since the beginning of summer. Strength and conditioning coach Todd Smith has been working around the clock...