Marquette Wire

Women’s soccer gears up for Big East three-peat

Erin Caughey

March 31, 2011

Finishing the fall season at No. 12/9 Marquette women’s soccer certainly didn’t disappoint. The postseason in the Big East and NCAA tournaments may not have played out the way the Golden Eagles had planned, but they now h...

Marquette advances to semis of Big East Tournament

Michael LoCicero

November 2, 2010

In what was a defensive battle for much of the game, the two-time Big East American Division champion Marquette women’s soccer team defeated DePaul 3-0 Sunday at Valley Fields in the Big East Championship Quarterfinals. ...

Back-to-back champs

Michael LoCicero

October 26, 2010

With a 2-0 win over St. John’s (6-10-2, 3-7-1 Big East) Sunday afternoon, the Marquette women’s soccer team finished an undefeated and untied season in Big East play for the first time in team history and became the third program...

Women’s soccer perfect in conference

Michael LoCicero

September 21, 2010

Freshman midfielder Taylor Madigan’s second collegiate goal was the difference in Marquette’s 2-1 victory at South Florida on Friday night as the Golden Eagles opened Big East play on the right foot. Madigan’s goal came...

The city is up for grabs as women’s soccer ties rival UWM

Trey Killian

September 9, 2010

The battle for Milwaukee proved to be indecisive, as Marquette’s night match Wednesday against Wisconsin-Milwaukee ended in a 1-1 draw after two overtimes. The Golden Eagles dominated the first half, keeping possession and not yield...

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...

Marquette defeats Villanova, 1-0

Tim Kraft

November 1, 2009

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...

Marquette captures Big East American Division

Tim Kraft

October 27, 2009

The Marquette women’s soccer team defeated St. John’s 1-0 Sunday – a victory that signified much more than just three points and the end of the regular season. Becky Ryan, a senior, scored the game-winning goal in the 87th minute. The team...

Golden Eagles win thriller against UConn

Tim Kraft

October 9, 2009

It was senior night for the Marquette women’s soccer team, and you could not have drawn up a better ending. Sophomore forward Rachel Sloan scored in the 108th minute in double overtime and the Golden Eagles defeated Connecticut...

Sloan sets pace up top for Marquette

Nick Bullock

October 6, 2009

Rachael Sloan, the sophomore forward and leading scorer for the Marquette women’s soccer team, is fast. But in soccer, like in every sport, physical ability can only get an athlete so far. There was perhaps no better ex...

The art of a soccer set piece

Nick Bullock

September 8, 2009

The set piece in soccer—free and corner kicks—is hard to equate to any other situation in sports. It is kind of like an inbounds pass in basketball in that it always follows a stoppage in play and often results in a scoring...