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Marquette Women’s Soccer: Season not to be judged by one loss

Michael LoCicero

November 22, 2011

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One game does not a season make. That’s why Marquette’s 4-1 loss to Penn State (21-5-0) in Winston-Salem, N.C., on Friday Nov. 18 should not define another historic campaign for the Golden Eagles. Marquette finishe...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: First round of NCAA Tournament at the Valley

Michael LoCicero

November 8, 2011

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The Marquette women’s soccer team (17-3-0) will host Toledo (14-6-2) Saturday evening in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, marking the second consecutive season the Golden Eagles will host the Mid-American Conference champi...

Women’s soccer: Senior night continues home unbeaten streak

Michael LoCicero

October 25, 2011

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For the Marquette women's soccer team, Saturday’s match wasn’t just another game. However, if you listen to senior defender Kerry McBride and coach Markus Roeders after Marquette’s (17-2-0, 10-1-0 Big East) 2-0 win over South Florida (6-8-4, 2-6-3 Big East), they make a pretty convincing case it w...

Greska: Women’s soccer is “en fuego”

Andrei Greska

October 25, 2011

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Have you ever seen a performance so breathtaking you felt privileged to witness it? The happiness that lingered had nothing to do with the result or the score but rather with simply having had an opportunity to see beauty in its...

Marquette women’s soccer: Twister ravaged senior’s home

Michael LoCicero

September 29, 2011

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Senior goalkeeper Natalie Kulla has made plenty of great decisions in her illustrious career at Marquette. Perhaps the St. Louis native’s most important decision came on April 22, when she took her brother Nathaniel and hi...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: The Milwaukee-Chicago Debate Lives On

Michael LoCicero

September 13, 2011

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It’s one of the most common debates on campus: Milwaukee or Chicago? Apparently, this is true even on the Marquette women’s soccer team. At least it is between senior forward Lindsey Page and senior defender Kerry McBride, who are former...

Strength starts at the back

Michael LoCicero

September 1, 2011

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Despite the loss of four starters, including All-Big East forward Ashley Bares, the expectations for this year’s Marquette women’s soccer team remain extremely high. Bares, defender Lauren Thut, and midfielders Julia Vi...

SCHMIDT: All hail Gonyo, Athlete of the Year

Erik Schmidt

May 5, 2011

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Sports at Marquette can be a bit schizophrenic. Just when you think you have a handle on what’s going on, things go all Jekyll and Hyde and take an unexpected turn. This year, the script was flipped so fast it nearly took...

Women wrap up undefeated spring season

Mark Strotman

May 3, 2011

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Marquette women's soccer coach Markus Roeders said his team's main goal for the spring was to finish the season undefeated. That's exactly what his team did in its doubleheader finale Saturday at Valley Fields. T...

A run to remember

Michael LoCicero

November 30, 2010

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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...

Marquette dances into Sweet 16

Michael LoCicero

November 16, 2010

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For the second time in school history, the Marquette women’s soccer team advanced to the third round of the NCAA Tournament after edging Wisconsin-Madison, 5-4, in penalty kicks Sunday afternoon. The women's soccer team became...