Marquette Wire

A run to remember

Michael LoCicero

November 30, 2010

Rarely does a team fully live up to its preseason hype. Rarely has Marquette seen a team as dominant as the 2010 version of the women’s soccer team. The Golden Eagles were picked to finish first in the American Division of the Big East conference after finishing in that position a year...

A selection celebration

Trey Killian

November 11, 2010

Painful anxiety hung in the air at the Union Sports Annex, but it was soon replaced by jubilation. A chorus of cheers filled the room when the Marquette women’s soccer team’s NCAA tournament draw appeared on ESPNU Monday af...

Seeman: This just in, these gals can play

Tim Seeman

November 9, 2010

Amid the hardwood floor and the 70s posters celebrating Marquette’s golden basketball age in the Union Sports Annex, the women’s soccer team occupied three tables yesterday afternoon, downing wings, pizza and soda. All...

Seven and counting

Michael LoCicero

October 12, 2010

Seniors are given the difficult task of being team leaders, both on the field and off it. This past weekend, seniors Ashley Bares and Julia Victor each scored game-winning goals against Connecticut and Providence, respectively. Talk...

Women’s soccer wins fifth straight Big East game

Michael LoCicero

October 5, 2010

The Marquette women’s soccer team kept its perfect Big East record intact with two road victories this weekend, including a 2-1 win over No. 22 Georgetown on Sunday afternoon. The Golden Eagles (8-3-2 overall, 5-0-0 Big East)...

Women’s Soccer aims for greatness

Michael LoCicero

September 2, 2010

Evolving. That was the word that senior midfielder Julia Victor used to describe the 2010 Marquette women’s soccer team, one that enters the campaign predicted to win the American Division of the Big East Conference. “We’re...

NELSON: Golden Eagles dominate spring play

Mike Nelson

April 27, 2010

Junior forward Julia Victor said the spring season is different: Players put less emphasis on winning games and more emphasis on positioning themselves to win games, if not now then in the fall. The Marquette women’s soccer team...

Women deny Badgers, Blue Demons

Michael LoCicero

April 20, 2010

Blustery conditions couldn’t stop the red-hot Marquette women’s soccer team from blowing away its two opponents Saturday afternoon at Valley Fields. The Golden Eagles closed out a four-game home stand with a 5-0 shellacking...

Women’s soccer has something to prove

Michael LoCicero

April 15, 2010

After returning home to the friendly confines of Valley Fields last weekend, the Marquette women’s soccer team will battle what it calls two “natural” rivals in spring games against DePaul and Wisconsin this weekend. Spring...

Golden Eagles return to action in Texas

Mike Nelson

March 25, 2010

Marquette’s women’s soccer team begins its spring season this Saturday at College Station, Texas, when it plays Baylor and Texas A&M. These will be Marquette’s first outdoor games since its shootout loss (4-3) t...

Marquette advances to Big East semifinals

Tim Kraft

November 3, 2009

Before the women’s soccer team could accept its American Division championship trophy Sunday afternoon, it had to play a Big East quarterfinal match against Villanova. Although it wasn’t pretty, the Golden Eagles squeaked out a 1-0 win over the...

On your mark, get set, wait

Nick Bullock

October 29, 2009

The Marquette women’s soccer team did what it needed to do. The Golden Eagles won their last four matches of the conference season, including a nail biter against St. John’s Sunday. They captured the Big East American division ti...