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Marquette Track and Field: Tyler O’Brien – ‘The Little Red-Headed Kid That Was Really Fast’

Christopher Chavez

April 12, 2012

Filed under Sports

When senior Tyler O’Brien arrived on Marquette’s campus as a freshman in the fall of 2007, he looked to make a statement about his potential as a runner early on. Five years later, O’Brien has cemented a legacy with his...

Marquette Track and Field: Winter claims first Big East title

Christopher Chavez

February 21, 2012

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This weekend, junior Kyle Winter did something no Marquette runner has ever done before: win the 800-meter dash at the Big East Indoor Championships. Winter captured Marquette's first-ever conference title with a time of 1:52.99....

Marquette Track & Field: Koeck, Kusowski hit personal bests in Ind.

Christopher Chavez

February 14, 2012

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With a week left until the Big East Conference Indoor Championships in New York, the Marquette track and field team traveled to Bloomington, Ind., for the Hoosier Hills Invitational. While some athletes rested, for those that...

Marquette Track & Field sets 30 personal bests in 2012 debut

Christopher Chavez

January 17, 2012

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On Saturday, the Marquette track and field team kicked off its 2012 campaign by setting 30 personal bests at the Badger Classic at the University of Wisconsin. Junior sprinter Kyle Winter and redshirt senior sprinter Tyler O'Brie...

Male sprinters dominate sprint medley relay

Joe Kvartunas

April 14, 2011

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At the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational last weekend, the Marquette men’s sprinters took first in the sprint medley relay. They left the second place finisher three seconds behind. The sprinters,  junior Tyler O’Brien,...

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Joe Kvartunas

March 24, 2011

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Redshirt junior thrower Jonathan Kusowski has gone from being a walk-on to one of the best hammer-throwers in Marquette track and field history. In 2007, Kusowski was a senior thrower at St. John’s Jesuit High School in Toledo,...