Marquette Wire

Catholic 7: Track and field/cross-country fate sits in hands of other sports

Christopher Chavez

February 21, 2013

Filed under Sports

Back in December, Marquette decided to withdraw its athletic program from the Big East Conference along with six other Catholic schools (DePaul, Georgetown, Providence, Seton Hall, St. John’s and Villanova) to form the Catholic...

Title IX could affect performance in marathons

Eric Oliver

January 22, 2013

Filed under News

When the magazine Runner's World contacted Sandra Hunter, an associate professor in the College of Health Sciences, in late 2008 with a question about varying marathon results, she was not sure of the answer. The writers at Runner’s Wor...

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

Christopher Chavez

September 4, 2012

Filed under Sports

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

Filed under Sports

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...

Cross country heads back to Madison

September 30, 2010

Filed under Sports

After a great result at the National Catholic Invitational two weeks ago, the Marquette cross country team is looking to keep the momentum going at two separate meets this weekend. The team will be looking to follow up a second...

Cross country teams aim to blend youth and experience

Trey Killian

September 8, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Senior Olivia Johnson finished in first place (14 minutes, 20 seconds) in the Badger Classic at Thomas Zimmer Cross-Country Course in Madison, Wis., on Friday. Johnson edged Northwestern’s Sophia Ewald by .5 seconds to take...

SCHMIDT: Blood, sweat and no respect for runners

Erik Schmidt

October 8, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

In a world where the only motor skill required is the ability to put one foot in front of the other, there must be something hidden beneath the surface that makes running more than just a calorie-burning hobby. And there is. ...