Marquette Wire

Final road matches to test volleyball

Andrei Greska

October 29, 2009

Filed under Sports

Playing away from home is never easy. The Marquette women's volleyball team can attest to that. The Golden Eagles are only 1-3 on the road in Big East play, but they will attempt to even those numbers out this weekend as they travel ...

Women’s volleyball brief

Andrei Greska

October 27, 2009

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The Marquette women’s volleyball team defeated Syracuse in four sets (25-15, 25-22, 23-25, 25-19) to keep its Big East tournament dreams alive. Syracuse (18-6, 7-2 Big East) came into the match having lost only once in Big...

Another late loss for men’s soccer

David Peltz

October 15, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

The result of the Marquette men’s soccer game against Bucknell had coach Louis Bennett rubbing his eyes in disbelief on the sidelines. The 2-1 double overtime defeat at the hands of the Bison was almost too much for a ...

Freshman comes back from injury with eye for goal

David Peltz

September 22, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

For many athletes, recovering from injury can be a difficult journey. Many fail to return to their original skill level, but for some, they come back and prove their athleticism. The latter proved to be the case for freshman Adam...

GROVER: Saturday’s Slump

Eric Grover

September 22, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

I’m glad every day isn’t Saturday. When you have Saturdays like mine, you usually end up getting drawn on. I’m telling you guys, my shoes were off. Juveniles. No, my real problem lies with a Saturday afternoon tradition,...

Bennett believes team is better than recent showings

David Peltz

September 17, 2009

Filed under Sports

  Last weekend, Marquette’s men’s soccer team had a total of 33 shots and 26 corner kicks over the span of two games. When the team played against Buffalo, Marquette earned 13 corners in the second half alone. But e...