Marquette Wire

Marquette Men’s Soccer: Who needs luck? MU downs Irish 1-0

Mike Nelson

October 13, 2011

The No. 12/13 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (5-2-4, 1-2-1 Big East) may have outshot the Marquette Golden Eagles (6-5-2, 4-0-0 Big East) 17-12 Wednesday night. But Marquette had the one shot that mattered as it defeated Notre Dame 1-0. The victory keeps the Golden Eagles undefeated in Big East play, the longest Marquette has...

Marquette Men’s Soccer: Check and backline bond

Mike Nelson

October 6, 2011

It was a goal placed in the “perfect spot” that stopped junior goalkeeper David Check from posting back-to-back shutouts for the first time in 2011. He and the Marquette men’s soccer team (4-5-2, 2-0 Big East) lost to a No. 23  Northern Illinois team, according to Soccer A...

Defensive back line frustrated after first game

Mike Nelson

September 1, 2011

Immature. Unorganized. Overly frustrated. Those were the words used by personnel on the Marquette men’s soccer team to describe the team’s season-opening 2-1 loss to Illinois-Chicago Saturday. Marquette started o...

SEEMAN: New soccer tradition under construction

Tim Seeman

April 26, 2011

Not all teams enjoy the same tradition that professional outfits like the Detroit Red Wings enjoy. Take Marquette's men's soccer team, for instance. I want to be polite, so I'll put it this way: It's not something tour guides ta...

Keeping opponents in ‘Check’

Mike Nelson

October 12, 2010

Athletic? Check. Stable? Check. A winner? David Check. At the heart of Marquette’s six game unbeaten streak has been a “crazy kid” between the pipes, as redshirt sophomore David Check referred to his childhood self. In 10 starts this season, Check has posted five...

Check ‘superb’ in first college start

Andrei Greska

September 7, 2010

On a warm and windy Sunday afternoon in Macomb, Ill., change was more than a mere promise thrown around every presidential election, it nearly propelled the Marquette men's soccer team to victory. With only 15 available players,...

Pyzdrowski’s boots tough to fill

Michael LoCicero

May 4, 2010

The challenge Marquette’s goalkeeper coach Stan Anderson faces this fall will be a daunting one: how to replace a goalkeeper who ranks among the school’s all-time statistical leaders and has been the backbone of the team for...