Marquette Wire

Marquette Tennis: Action in Big East Championships begins today

Trey Killian

April 19, 2012

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The Marquette women’s and men’s tennis teams head down to Tampa, Fla., this week to battle for the Big East championships. The men’s squad secured the sixth seed in their bracket and will take on St. John’s Friday, while...

Marquette Women’s Tennis: Seniors set the example early

Christopher Chavez

January 31, 2012

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The Marquette women’s tennis team defeated Illinois-Chicago 4-3 on Jan. 23, 2011. On Saturday, history repeated itself as the Golden Eagles edged the same Flames at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium by the same score. Later Saturday, t...

Women’s tennis: Radan finishes fall season with a flourish

Trey Killian

October 25, 2011

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The Marquette women’s tennis team finished up the fall season on a high note in the Kansas Fall Invitational. Senior Tina Radan won the Draw E championship, pulling out a hard-fought semifinals win over Iowa State’s Caroline...

Marquette Women’s Tennis: Consistency wanted

Trey Killian

September 22, 2011

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The Marquette women’s tennis team knew coming into this season it had work to do. With four new faces on the 2011-12 squad, coach Jody Bronson will spend most of the fall season finding the best formula to create wins in the spring. Last weekend Marquette participated in its first tourn...

MU drops Connecticut, Louisville in conference tournament

Erin Caughey

May 3, 2011

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The women’s tennis team ended its 19-11 season on both a high and low note this weekend at the Big East Championship tournament. The Golden Eagles defeated Louisville, who they had lost 4-3 to on March 26, and advanced to lose to No...

Women’s tennis has impressive weekend

Trey Killian

April 5, 2011

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In any sport, getting ahead early is important, but keeping up the pace and finishing off your opponent is key to ensuring victory. Closing out was the focal point for the Marquette women’s tennis team last weekend, as it swept two home matches against Chicago State on Saturday (6-...

Women sweep doubleheader

Joe Kvartunas

March 1, 2011

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The No. 69 Marquette women’s tennis team scored a pair of victories on Friday as the Golden Eagles shut out Detroit Mercy and Wisconsin-Green Bay 7-0 each. The matches were a nice change of pace for a Marquette team coming off a 6-1 loss at Wisconsin Feb. 23. Senio...

Women’s Tennis Preview: Upperclassmen Will Be Key

Erin Caughey

January 20, 2011

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Unlike their male counterparts, the Marquette women's tennis team is an upperclass-oriented team. Five upperclassmen make up the complexion of this spring's squad, which opens its season this Sunday against Illinois-Chicago and...

Women’s tennis will rely on experience, men on talented underclassmen

Trey Killian

September 16, 2010

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This year’s Marquette men's and women’s tennis teams have their season set to begin with the Milwaukee Tennis Classic this weekend. Both teams are ready for the challenges this season will bring but each team's strategy for...

Women’s tennis has season drowned out

Sara J. Martinez

April 29, 2010

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There’s some unfinished business in the Big East. The season ended abruptly and on a disappointing note for the Marquette women’s tennis team last weekend. After topping Connecticut, 4-0, and advancing to face Syracuse, the...

Women’s tennis set for UConn in Big East Tourney

Sara J. Martinez

April 22, 2010

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Today the women’s tennis team heads to its ultimate test: the 2010 Big East Tournament in South Bend, Ind. The women return to South Bend after two 6-1 losses last weekend to Big East opponents No. 22 DePaul and No. 5 Notre...

Seniors walk off in impressive fashion

Sara J. Martinez

April 13, 2010

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It couldn’t have been more perfect. At the Helfaer Tennis Stadium on Saturday, two walk-ons walked off the courts knowing they had made a difference in their last match at home. Maggie Wilson and Elly Strother earned well-deserved...