Marquette Wire

Seeman: This just in, these gals can play

Tim Seeman

November 9, 2010

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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...

Untouchable: You just can’t stop them

Michael LoCicero

October 19, 2010

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Sunday afternoon’s 4-3 overtime victory over Louisville was the type of season-defining game that championship teams somehow find ways to win. After a disastrous first 12 minutes in which the Cardinals’ Emily Cardell scored...

Kelly off to fast start

Michael LoCicero

September 16, 2010

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Marquette’s freshman forward Maegan Kelly probably wouldn’t win many shouting matches. But as she has proven in just eight collegiate games, the soft-spoken Kelly will be a force on Marquette’s offensive attack for years to come. The younger sister of four-year l...

Women’s soccer goes 1-1 in Minnesota

Michael LoCicero

September 7, 2010

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The Marquette women’s soccer team earned a 1-1 split this weekend at the Minnesota Gold Classic in St. Paul, Minn. The Golden Eagles suffered their second straight overtime loss Friday afternoon, as they were topped by No....

NELSON: Golden Eagles dominate spring play

Mike Nelson

April 27, 2010

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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...

Golden Eagles thrive in Texas

Mike Nelson

April 8, 2010

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In its first action of the spring, the Marquette women’s soccer team showed two Texas schools that everything isn’t necessarily bigger in Texas when it beat Baylor 1-0 and tied Texas A&M 2-2. The instigators of the...

Another Irish ending for women’s soccer

Nick Bullock

November 10, 2009

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After riding the wave of six straight victories in what has been a Cinderella-story season for the Marquette women’s soccer team, it was once again the Notre Dame Fighting Irish — Marquette’s evil stepsister — that put an end to...

Marquette defeats Villanova, 1-0

Tim Kraft

November 1, 2009

Filed under Sports

The Marquette women’s soccer team found an interesting way to defeat the Villanova Wildcats. The Golden Eagles had set pieces, through balls and breakaways, but were unable to create serious scoring chances off them. I...

Women’s soccer drops USF 2-1

Nick Bullock

September 17, 2009

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The Marquette women’s soccer team managed to pull out the last-minute 2-1 win against South Florida at Valley Fields Thursday night courtesy of sophomore midfielder Kerry McBride. It wasn’t an easy start to the conference season...