Marquette Wire

Marquette Men’s Golf: Golden Eagles score first tournament win under Bailey

Trey Killian

October 9, 2012

It’s been a tough few years for the Marquette golf team. Before Sunday, the program had not won a tournament since the 2008 Big East Championship. Under third-year coach Steve Bailey, the Golden Eagles had finished anywhe...

Marquette Golf: Swift hopes impressive summer gives him a boost this fall

Trey Killian

August 30, 2012

Summer is often looked at as a time of rest and relaxation before the trials of the school year return in the fall. But for sophomore golfer CJ Swift, it was a time for taking steps toward greatness. Swift competed amongst some of the best amateur golfers in the nation in several tournamen...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Bailey says team is ‘really close’

Trey Killian

March 20, 2012

The Marquette men’s golf team climbed a little higher up the ladder Sunday, finishing up play in 10th place in the 15-team Bandon Dunes Championship. The results still fell short of the Golden Eagles’ expectations, but finishing five spots out of last place was an improvement that co...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Bailey building men, not just golfers

Trey Killian

October 27, 2011

Since starting his tenure as Marquette’s golf coach last fall, Steve Bailey has tried to build a team culture extending far beyond the 18th hole. “The biggest thing we are trying to develop here is building character as not o...

Men’s Golf: Freshmen impress early on

Trey Killian

September 20, 2011

The Marquette men’s golf team started its season with a 10th place finish at the Wolverine Intercollegiate, which wrapped up last Tuesday, but the team is looking to aim much higher throughout the rest of the season. Overall the ...

Golfers receive ‘confidence builder’ before Big East

David Peltz

April 6, 2010

Going into the Irish Creek Collegiate, the men’s golf team knew it had to pick up its game to have any serious shot at retaining the Big East champion title. With dead-last and second-to-last finishes in three tournaments this...

Men’s golf struggles in Florida, still edges Wisconsin-Madison

David Peltz

March 30, 2010

Marquette’s men’s golf team improved in the FAU Spring Break Championship, but not quite as much as they had hoped. The Golden Eagles finished second-t0-last which is better than their dead-last finish at the Rio Pinar Invi...