Marquette Wire

Marquette Track and Field: Dangers of football may increase track’s popularity

Christopher Chavez

February 26, 2013

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

A UCLA study last month found signs of a protein linked to football-related brain damage in the brain scans of five former NFL players. About three weeks earlier, Mike Nelson, Marquette's cross country coach, tweeted about the...

Marquette Cross-Country: Former MU runner Nelson on pursuing Ph.D, running and being a mother

Christopher Chavez

October 4, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

She’s won a marathon and she’s been disqualified from a marathon. Now she’s a mother getting back into the groove of running again. A Google search of Cassie Peller will bring up multiple articles about her viola...

Marquette Cross-Country: Runners out to prove more as competition gets tougher

Christopher Chavez

September 27, 2012

Filed under Sports

After a week off from competition, the Marquette cross-country team will travel to Kentucky to race in the 11th annual Greater Louisville Cross-Country Classic. The men’s side  is coming off a fourth place finish at the National...