Marquette Wire

Men’s golf starts Spring strong in match play

Trey Killian

February 14, 2013

Filed under Sports

The Marquette golf team enjoyed its most successful stretch in recent memory last fall, winning the John Dallio Memorial tournament and placing fifth in the Kiawah Classic. Some of that success has already carried over into the...

Marquette Golf: McKinney comes home

Trey Killian

October 29, 2012

Filed under Sports

For sophomore Jack McKinney, the 2012-13 golf season is a homecoming of sorts. McKinney graduated from Marquette University High School, where he helped the Hilltoppers capture three conference championships and three sectional...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Last place finish marks end of Prickette’s Marquette career

Trey Killian

October 25, 2012

Filed under Sports

The Marquette golf team had a bit of a relapse after winning its first tournament in four years two weeks ago. The Golden Eagles finished at the bottom of the team leaderboard, in 12th place, at the Pinetree Intercollegiate in Kennesaw, Ga., which ended Tuesday. Coach Steve Bailey...

Marquette Golf: Nelson passionate about his game

Trey Killian

September 27, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

Freshman Nick Nelson really likes golf. It sounds like an obvious statement, with Nelson entering his third week as a member of the Marquette golf team, but when his name is brought up to his coach and teammates, that simple sentence is the first thing they can think of to describe him. “I thi...

Marquette Golf: Sanchez already a leader as a freshman

Trey Killian

September 20, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

Freshman Patrick Sanchez joined coach Steve Bailey’s roster a few weeks ago along with three other newcomers. In that short amount of time, however, the Mazatlan, Mexico, native has established himself as a potential leader...

Marquette Men’s Golf: MU hopes to finish season on a high note

Trey Killian

April 26, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

Coach Steve Bailey has advertised the Big East Championships in Orlando, Fla. as the ultimate goal and biggest event for the men’s golf team all season. Bailey and his team have spent a lot of time preparing for the tournament...

Marquette Men’s Golf: MU suffers another frustrating performance

Trey Killian

March 29, 2012

Filed under Sports

Marquette golf treaded water again at the C&F Bank Intercollegiate, finishing 21st in a field of 29 teams. The finish mirrored the team’s previous tournaments this spring as the differential among the Golden Eagles’ scores...

Spring brings new opportunities for men’s golf

Trey Killian

February 23, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

With the shadows of last fall fading away and a long winter of hard work coming to a close, the Marquette men’s golf team is primed to begin a new spring season. Coach Steve Bailey has put the team’s disappointing autumn performance...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Team finishes off a slow fall season

Trey Killian

November 8, 2011

Filed under Sports

The Marquette men’s golf fall season was characterized by zero top-nine finishes and one top-10 finish. The highest finish of the season came at the first tournament of the fall, the Wolverine Intercollegiate, where Marquette placed 10th out of 11 teams. Coach ...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Motz leads MU in final fall tournament

Trey Killian

November 3, 2011

Filed under Sports

The Marquette men’s golf team was unable to overcome its slow start in the first round and finished in last place at the Stockton Covention and Visitors Bureau Pacific Invitational. The team shot a collective score of 897, 45...