Marquette Wire

TREBBY: Saturday’s Top 10 match brings Bennett’s plan full circle

Matt Trebby

October 4, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

When the No. 2 Connecticut Huskies take on the No. 8 Marquette Golden Eagles on Saturday night at Valley Fields, fans in attendance will see everything come full circle for coach Louis Bennett’s program. As much as a win would...

Where Are They Now: Matt Pyzdrowski

Matt Trebby

October 2, 2012

Filed under Sports

The men’s soccer team may just be taking off nationally now, but Matt Pyzdrowski was one of the core players of the program's early years under head coach Louis Bennett. A multi-time Big East goalkeeper of the week, Pyzdrowski...

Pyzdrowski’s boots tough to fill

Michael LoCicero

May 4, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

The challenge Marquette’s goalkeeper coach Stan Anderson faces this fall will be a daunting one: how to replace a goalkeeper who ranks among the school’s all-time statistical leaders and has been the backbone of the team for...

GROVER: Professional Pyz

Eric Grover

March 2, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

When Matt Pyzdrowski was a kid, like so many others, he wanted to be a professional athlete. Unlike so many others, he actually is one, now. Growing up in Chicago, he had dreams of the baseball field and the basketball court. But when Matt entered high scho...

SCHMIDT: The semester in MU sports that was

Erik Schmidt

December 10, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

Four months. Six great stories. Do the math. What does that equal? Well, lots of memories for starters. So as you head home this December and try to forget everything related to school, I ask just one thing: Always, alway...

Men’s soccer team headed in right direction

David Peltz

November 10, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

Men's soccer coach Louis Bennett has managed to continue his streak of ending the season with one more win than he had the previous season. The team managed only four wins, yet this year was different. For the first time in Marquette'...

Notre Dame drops men’s soccer team, 2-0

Andrei Greska

October 7, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

It was a tale of two halves at Valley Fields as the Marquette men's soccer team fell 2-0 to Notre Dame. After an even first half, Notre Dame scored two quick goals to take control of the game and down Marquette. The loss was...

Men’s soccer falls 1-0 to West Virginia

David Peltz

October 3, 2009

Filed under Sports

The Marquette men’s soccer team suffered a frustrating 1-0 loss to West Virginia Saturday night at Valley Fields. The Golden Eagles created few chances in the game and earned three yellow cards, two of which went to midfielder...

Improving against the elite

David Peltz

September 29, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

Aside from the score and the color of their jerseys, the difference between Marquette and Louisville’s men’s soccer teams was not so black and white Sunday afternoon. The Golden Eagles rallied back from two goals down to draw...

SCHMIDT: Unearthing player quirks and superstitions

Erik Schmidt

September 24, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

Athletes are a strange bunch. Their off-the-field antics include converting their last names into Spanish numerals, tattooing their business line’s logo onto their bald heads and operating the least friendly doggy daycare cen...

Freshman comes back from injury with eye for goal

David Peltz

September 22, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

For many athletes, recovering from injury can be a difficult journey. Many fail to return to their original skill level, but for some, they come back and prove their athleticism. The latter proved to be the case for freshman Adam...