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Marquette Cross-Country: Men’s cross-country wins NIU Open

Christopher Chavez

September 11, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

Marquette’s cross-country squads opened their season at the NIU Huskie Open in DeKalb, Ill., on Friday as the men claimed first place and the women took second place in a competitive field. Seniors Connor Callahan and Jack...

Where Are They Now? Anna Weber

Christopher Chavez

September 11, 2012

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After spending five years as a member of the cross country and track teams at Marquette, Anna Weber graduated in 2011 with a bachelor of science degree in chemistry and English literature. Weber was a Big East Academic All-Star...

Marquette Cross-Country: An inside look at practice with the Golden Eagles

Christopher Chavez

September 6, 2012

Filed under Sports

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4p-ojbtzzw&feature=share&list=UULfIE8aOOqie_hiLzZ4W8sA If you are an avid runner or a fan of popular sports literature, you may have come across the book “Running with the Buffaloes.” The...

Marquette Cross-Country: Freshman Andres Tineo-Paz’s Long Journey Off the Track

Christopher Chavez

September 4, 2012

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When redshirt freshman D.T. McDonald was a senior at Oshkosh Lourdes High School, he was crowned the state champion in the 1,600-meter run in 2011. But the victory did not come easy. He had to out-kick a junior by the name of Andres Tineo-Paz in the final stretch. As they stoo...

Marquette Women’s Cross Country: Squad fortunate to be nearly 100 percent healthy

Christopher Chavez

August 30, 2012

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While Marquette’s cross-country squad finished short of its goal of placing in the top 15 teams at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in 2011 with a 17th place finish, this year’s team will have a similar goal and will be led by...

Marquette Cross Country: Seniors set on NCAA Cross-Country Championship as 2012 Mission

Christopher Chavez

August 27, 2012

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After a summer of running 80 to 90 miles a week, the men’s cross-country team has its sights set on making the NCAA Cross Country Championship for the first time in school history this year. Entering the first week of the...

Marquette Cross-Country: Regionals proved successful for men and women

A. W. Herndon

November 15, 2011

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The Marquette men’s team surpassed its expectations and conquered a hill-ridden course en route to an eighth-place finish (out of 31) at the NCAA Great Lakes regional in Toledo, Ohio, its best finish since 2007. The men,...

Marquette Cross Country: Teams look to sneak into Nationals

A. W. Herndon

November 10, 2011

Filed under Sports

This weekend the Marquette cross-country teams will travel to the NCAA Great Lakes Regional looking to improve results in both the women’s and men’s divisions, whom finished 10th and 16th last season, respectively. The...

Marquette Cross-Country: Men and women improve previous Big East finishes

A. W. Herndon

November 1, 2011

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Both Marquette cross-country teams used their knowledge of Louisville’s E.P. “Tom” Sawyer course and extra team motivation to reach a seventh place finish for the men and ninth place finish for the women at the Big East...

Marquette Cross-Country: Teams compete in final tune-up

A. W. Herndon

October 18, 2011

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In their final competitions before the Big East Conference Championships, Marquette’s women’s and men’s cross-country teams finished ninth out of 21 teams and 35th out of 39 teams, respectively. The women’s team continued...

Marquette cross-country: Team uses tournament to prepare for Big East Championships

A. W. Herndon

September 29, 2011

Filed under Sports

A few months ago, redshirt senior Alyssa Stevens was frustrated with herself and her sport. She was “ready to hang up her cleats.” These days, nothing is further from the truth, as Stevens is reinvigorated by a new team —...

Cross country ends on a high note

Joe Kvartunas

November 16, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Marquette cross country teams capped off their seasons with strong performances by both the men and women at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in Rochester, Mich., Saturday. The men's and women's teams finished 10th and 16th...