Marquette Wire

Marquette Track and Field: Saindon Surpasses Former World Record Holder

Christopher Chavez

January 22, 2013

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Around this time of the year, Marquette usually squares off with UW-Milwaukee in a dual meet to decide which school has the more well-rounded team on the track. Due to scheduling conflicts, the face-off will not happen until spring at Valley Fi...

Marquette Track and Field: Illini Classic Preview

Christopher Chavez

January 17, 2013

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Marquette track and field hopes to continue its early season success with some wins this weekend as Coach Bert Rogers and his squad hit the road to Champaign, Illinois for the the Illini Classic. As the season progresses, the schedule g...

Marquette Track and Field: Team ready to open the season at Notre Dame

Christopher Chavez

December 6, 2012

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The Marquette track and field team’s sprinters and jumpers will open their season at Notre Dame’s Blue and Gold Invite on Friday. “The December meets are always a good opportunity to test how our fall training ha...

Marquette Track and Field: Expectations high this weekend

Christopher Chavez

May 3, 2012

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The forecast is calling for 70-degree days in Milwaukee this weekend, but the Marquette track and field team will be bringing the heat as they compete in the 2012 Outdoor Big East Conference Championship in Tampa, Fla. The bar...

Marquette Track and Field: Winter claims first Big East title

Christopher Chavez

February 21, 2012

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This weekend, junior Kyle Winter did something no Marquette runner has ever done before: win the 800-meter dash at the Big East Indoor Championships. Winter captured Marquette's first-ever conference title with a time of 1:52.99....

Marquette Track & Field sets 30 personal bests in 2012 debut

Christopher Chavez

January 17, 2012

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On Saturday, the Marquette track and field team kicked off its 2012 campaign by setting 30 personal bests at the Badger Classic at the University of Wisconsin. Junior sprinter Kyle Winter and redshirt senior sprinter Tyler O'Brie...

Marquette Track and Field: Team starts the season with an emphasis on endurance

A. W. Herndon

November 29, 2011

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The Marquette track and field teams hope expanded off-season workouts lead to a successful 2011-'12 campaign, especially in the season opener this weekend at the Blue & Gold Invitational at Notre Dame, Ind. The fall has...

Women look to break record in ‘Relays’

Joe Kvartunas

April 28, 2011

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The Marquette track and field teams will compete in two events this weekend. The majority of the team will go to Indianapolis, Ind., to compete in the Stan Lyons Invitational. However, the main event this weekend is the Drake...

Field day for track team at Polytan Invitational

Joe Kvartunas

April 26, 2011

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There were very few successes for the men’s and women’s track and field teams at the Polytan Invitational held in Bloomington, Ind., this past Friday and Saturday. The Marquette teams only had six top-five finishes in the...

Runners turn in solid performance at Lee Calhoun Invitational

Joe Kvartunas

April 12, 2011

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The women’s track and field team placed third while the men placed seventh this past Saturday at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational held in Macomb, Ill. The women scored 106 team points en route to the third place finish...

O’Brien dominates sprinting events at Oliver Nikoloff Invitational

Joe Kvartunas

April 7, 2011

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Junior sprinter Tyler O’Brien led the way for the men’s and women’s track and field teams at the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational in Cincinnati, Ohio, last weekend, taking first place in both the 100-meter dash and 200-...

Tracks heads to two meets over the weekend

Joe Kvartunas

March 3, 2011

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The men’s and women’s track team will be sending athletes to two events this weekend, the Alex Wilson Invitational this Friday and Saturday in Notre Dame, Ind., and the Wisconsin NCAA Qualifier held Friday in Madison, Wis. The...