Marquette Wire

Marquette Women’s Soccer: MKE Cup Returns to Golden Eagles

Michael LoCicero

August 29, 2011

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Although Marquette's shutout streak was finally snapped, the women’s soccer team cruised through the 12th annual MKE Cup with victories over the Saint Louis Billikens (5-0) and the Long Beach State 49ers (2-1) this past weekend. The two victories earned Marquette its fourth MKE Cup. With t...

Women wrap up undefeated spring season

Mark Strotman

May 3, 2011

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Marquette women's soccer coach Markus Roeders said his team's main goal for the spring was to finish the season undefeated. That's exactly what his team did in its doubleheader finale Saturday at Valley Fields. T...

Undefeated spring season is the goal

Trey Killian

April 28, 2011

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The Marquette women’s soccer team picked up this spring where it left off last fall with a current spring record of 4-0-1, especially in its most recent win over defending 2010 national champion Notre Dame 3-2 on April 19...

MU earns win, draw against Big Ten opponents

Erin Caughey

April 19, 2011

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The kicks soaring at Valley Fields Sunday often stalled and dropped short of their intended destinations — all due to the wind. Yet Mother Nature couldn’t stop Marquette from walking away with a 2-1 win against Illinois...

Right time, right place for freshman Madigan

Mike Nelson

April 14, 2011

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During the 2010 season, the Marquette women’s soccer team averaged 1.84 goals per game.  In the first two games of the spring season, freshman midfielder Taylor Madigan scored four goals in two games to open the spring season on April 2. In her first s...

A run to remember

Michael LoCicero

November 30, 2010

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Rarely does a team fully live up to its preseason hype. Rarely has Marquette seen a team as dominant as the 2010 version of the women’s soccer team. The Golden Eagles were picked to finish first in the American Division of the Big East conference after finishing in that position a year...

Not so Sweet 16

Michael LoCicero

November 23, 2010

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While a Sweet 16 berth and an unblemished Big East conference record is nothing to feel sorry about, it’s easy to wonder what could have been for the No. 12/9 Marquette Golden Eagles after their season ended Saturday. Marquett...

Seminoles will provide stern test

Michael LoCicero

November 18, 2010

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It has been a season to remember for the Marquette women’s soccer team, and if the players have anything to say about it, there is no way it will end this weekend in Tallahassee, Fla. “We still have some unfinished business...

Marquette dances into Sweet 16

Michael LoCicero

November 16, 2010

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For the second time in school history, the Marquette women’s soccer team advanced to the third round of the NCAA Tournament after edging Wisconsin-Madison, 5-4, in penalty kicks Sunday afternoon. The women's soccer team became...

Women’s soccer brief

Michael LoCicero

November 9, 2010

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Marquette’s 12-game winning streak came to a surprising end Friday night in Piscataway, N.J., when it lost 3-2 to South Florida in the semifinals of the Big East Championship. The Golden Eagles (15-4-2 overall) got goals...

Marquette advances to semis of Big East Tournament

Michael LoCicero

November 2, 2010

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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. ...

Postseason begins at home

Michael LoCicero

October 28, 2010

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Back-to-back division champions and a perfect 11-0-0 Big East regular season record is nothing to be ashamed of. But the postseason is where it counts, and the Marquette Golden Eagles have plenty to play for when they host...