Marquette Wire

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...

Road warriors return to Valley Fields on 7 game winning streak

Trey Killian

October 14, 2010

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Marquette women’s soccer welcomes two Big East opponents to Valley Fields this weekend as it looks to tally two more wins and stay unbeaten in Big East play. The Cincinnati Bearcats (8-6-1 overall, 2-5-0 Big East) come knocking...

Seven and counting

Michael LoCicero

October 12, 2010

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Seniors are given the difficult task of being team leaders, both on the field and off it. This past weekend, seniors Ashley Bares and Julia Victor each scored game-winning goals against Connecticut and Providence, respectively. Talk...

Women’s soccer wins fifth straight Big East game

Michael LoCicero

October 5, 2010

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The Marquette women’s soccer team kept its perfect Big East record intact with two road victories this weekend, including a 2-1 win over No. 22 Georgetown on Sunday afternoon. The Golden Eagles (8-3-2 overall, 5-0-0 Big East)...

Women’s soccer remains perfect after a pair of 2-1 victories

Michael LoCicero

September 28, 2010

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The Marquette women’s soccer team (6-3-2, 3-0 Big East) rallied from an early goal deficit to defeat the West Virginia Mountaineers 2-1 on Thursday night at Valley Fields. The game was dominated by physical play with 22 fouls in the game and a yellow card from the ...

Mountaineers seek revenge after MU ended its Big East title hopes last year

Michael LoCicero

September 23, 2010

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Preseason polls, in essence, mean nothing. If you simply take what the Big East coaches said, the Marquette-West Virginia women’s soccer game tonight at Valley Fields will crown the champion of the American Division, and the...

Women’s soccer perfect in conference

Michael LoCicero

September 21, 2010

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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...

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...

Golden Eagles fall prey to the Cougars

Michael LoCicero

September 14, 2010

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The Marquette Golden Eagles women’s soccer team found itself in a hole early and was never able to recover, dropping a 2-1 decision at No. 10 Brigham Young Saturday night. The win kept the Cougars undefeated at 6-0-1, while...

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....

Women’s Soccer aims for greatness

Michael LoCicero

September 2, 2010

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Evolving. That was the word that senior midfielder Julia Victor used to describe the 2010 Marquette women’s soccer team, one that enters the campaign predicted to win the American Division of the Big East Conference. “We’re...

Strong play not fully rewarded

Trey Killian

August 30, 2010

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The Marquette women’s soccer team hosted Auburn and New Mexico over the weekend, going 1-1 in the annual Milwaukee Cup Tournament. On Friday night, junior forward Rachel Sloan gave the Golden Eagles an early one goal lead...