Marquette Wire

Senefeld displays gutsy race tactics at Notre Dame

Christopher Chavez

September 24, 2013

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The Marquette women’s and men’s cross-country teams placed third and fourth, respectively, at this weekend’s National Catholic Championship in Notre Dame, Ind. The teams' standings did not change from 2012, but the top finishers on e...

Marquette Cross-Country: New year brings new conference, new faces

Christopher Chavez

August 29, 2013

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A new look for the Big East conference and the loss of several runners to graduation and transfers are just two components driving intrigue around the 2013 season for Marquette’s men’s and women’s cross-country teams. ...

Marquette Track and Field: Saindon Surpasses Former World Record Holder

Christopher Chavez

January 22, 2013

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Around this time of the year, Marquette usually squares off with UW-Milwaukee in a dual meet to decide which school has the more well-rounded team on the track. Due to scheduling conflicts, the face-off will not happen until spring at Valley Fi...

Marquette Cross-Country: Future laid out for returning runners

Christopher Chavez

November 15, 2012

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Upperclassmen had their eyes set on an NCAA Championship berth, but they fell short of their goal as their season ended after the NCAA Great Lakes Regional last Friday. The men placed 15th and the women came in 14th. Running...

Marquette Cross-Country: Men and women ready for final tune up before Big East Championship

Christopher Chavez

October 11, 2012

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Marquette’s cross-country team will be taking both the men’s and women’s sides to the Bradley Classic this weekend for the last meet before heading to New York for the Big East Cross-Country Championship. The men were...

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

Christopher Chavez

September 27, 2012

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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...

Marquette Cross-Country: Men Head to National Catholic Championship Shorthanded

Christopher Chavez

September 13, 2012

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Marquette’s cross-country team will be heading to South Bend, Ind., short-handed on the men’s side as coach Mike Nelson said that senior captains Jack Senefeld and Patrick Maag will not be racing at the National Catholic Championship...

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: Teams peaked at the right time

A. W. Herndon

November 17, 2011

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Both Marquette cross-country teams counted this season as a success due to their constant improvement, impressive performances at post-season meets and team continuity, according to coach Mike Nelson. He said the highlight of th...

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

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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...