Marquette Wire

DePaul has men’s tennis’ number once again

Michael LoCicero

April 29, 2010

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The Marquette men’s tennis team’s season ended much sooner than expected with a heartbreaking 4-3 loss to DePaul in the Big East Championships Friday afternoon at the Leeper Park Tennis Center in South Bend, Ind. The Golden...

Undefeated Golden Eagles head to Vegas

David Peltz

March 4, 2010

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There's a sports team on Marquette's campus that has a great shot at making the NCAA Tournament if it continues its impressive form. No, not the men's basketball team — the men's tennis team. The 6-1 win over Eastern Illinois Sunday was the 11th win in as many games for the ...

Men’s tennis defeats Eastern Illinois for 11-win streak

David Peltz

February 28, 2010

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The Marquette men's tennis team claimed its 11th straight victory Sunday against Eastern Illinois at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium 6-1. Seniors Dusan Medan, Niko Boulieris and Mark Rutherford were honored for their contributions...

On the road to perfection

David Peltz

February 23, 2010

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The Marquette men’s tennis team started its season with a perfect 10-0 record after the three victories this weekend. But these wins were far from effortless. In Saturday’s action against Big East rival Villanova and...

Tenth-straight victory for men’s tennis

David Peltz

February 21, 2010

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Marquette’s men’s tennis team defeated Cleveland State Sunday at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium 5-2. The victory was Marquette’s tenth in a row. "It was a battle," coach Steve Rodecap said. "We knew we would be in for a fight....

Men’s tennis defeats Toledo

David Peltz

February 5, 2010

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The Marquette men's tennis team defeated Toledo Thursday night at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium. The team won 5-2, with senior Mark Rutherford and freshman Otavio Perim dropped their sets late in the game. The win was the fifth straight...

Medan and Strauss make perfect pair on the court

Andrei Greska

February 2, 2010

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The short, slim man crouches on all fours like a tiger about to catch its prey. He stares intently at the other side, his mind cleared and focused on the task at hand. Yet in the back of his mind, there is something telling h...

Marquette douses Flames 6-1

Andrei Greska

January 31, 2010

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The Marquette men's tennis team continued its great start to the season defeating Illinois-Chicago Sunday morning and now stands at 4-0 on the year. The Golden Eagles defeated the Flames 6-1 winning  two of three doubles matches a...

Tennis leaves Chicago State, IUPUI at love

Andrei Greska

January 30, 2010

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The Marquette men's tennis team swept both dual meets Saturday at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium to bring its record to a perfect 3-0. "Overall I was satisfied with the way they competed.," coach Steve Rodecap said. "I felt they...

Men’s tennis to play three games in two days

David Peltz

January 28, 2010

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Marquette’s men’s tennis team faces a difficult schedule this weekend as the team takes on Chicago State and IUPUI Saturday and then Illinois-Chicago Sunday, all at home. The Golden Eagles look to continue their hot streak...

Freshman star leads men’s tennis into season opener

David Peltz

January 21, 2010

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Men's tennis coach Steve Rodecap believes that his team is the deepest Marquette has ever had. This belief leads to high expectations from Rodecap, who will see hisGolden Eagles open up their season Saturday morning against Western...