Marquette Wire

Tennis opens with Milwaukee Tennis Classic

September 21, 2010

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Christina Ruiz and Rachael Hush claimed the women’s doubles runner-up spot for Marquette in the seven team Milwaukee Tennis Classic last weekend. The Golden Ealges were swept in doubles play by the eventual champion South...

Depth gives men’s tennis edge

Andrei Greska

April 20, 2010

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The Marquette men’s tennis team is gearing up for the Big East Tennis Championship after one of the deepest and most successful seasons in recent history. The No. 4-seeded Golden Eagles will take on No. 5-seeded DePaul Friday...

Boulieris’ name among the greats at MU

Andrei Greska

February 16, 2010

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You may not know it, but senior tennis player Niko Boulieris and professional basketball player Jerel McNeal have a lot in common. They both hail from the Land of Lincoln, both were an integral part of their respective teams all four ye...

Tennis still perfect after four weeks

Andrei Greska

February 14, 2010

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The ball kept on rolling Saturday afternoon for the Marquette men's tennis team as they swept Bradley 7-0 to keep it perfect for the season at 7-0. The Golden Eagles won all of the singles and doubles matches not dropping a...

GROVER: Men’s tennis takes target practice

Eric Grover

February 9, 2010

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Bounce, bounce. Pause. Bend, toss, elevate. Destroy. Those are not the dance steps to Gen. Larry Platt’s “Pants on the Ground” but the process by which a tennis player unleashes a wicked first serve on an unlucky opponent. ...

Medan and Strauss make perfect pair on the court

Andrei Greska

February 2, 2010

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The short, slim man crouches on all fours like a tiger about to catch its prey. He stares intently at the other side, his mind cleared and focused on the task at hand. Yet in the back of his mind, there is something telling h...

Marquette douses Flames 6-1

Andrei Greska

January 31, 2010

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The Marquette men's tennis team continued its great start to the season defeating Illinois-Chicago Sunday morning and now stands at 4-0 on the year. The Golden Eagles defeated the Flames 6-1 winning  two of three doubles matches a...

Tennis leaves Chicago State, IUPUI at love

Andrei Greska

January 30, 2010

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The Marquette men's tennis team swept both dual meets Saturday at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium to bring its record to a perfect 3-0. "Overall I was satisfied with the way they competed.," coach Steve Rodecap said. "I felt they...