Marquette Wire

Marquette Cross-Country: New year brings new conference, new faces

Christopher Chavez

August 29, 2013

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A new look for the Big East conference and the loss of several runners to graduation and transfers are just two components driving intrigue around the 2013 season for Marquette’s men’s and women’s cross-country teams. ...

Marquette Track and Field: Distance runners hope success carries over from cross-country

Christopher Chavez

November 29, 2012

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This is the second of a three part series previewing the 2012-13 season for the Marquette track and field team. Next Tuesday: Sprinters With cross-country season having come to an end, members of the Marquette distance squad will ...

Marquette Cross-Country: Future laid out for returning runners

Christopher Chavez

November 15, 2012

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Upperclassmen had their eyes set on an NCAA Championship berth, but they fell short of their goal as their season ended after the NCAA Great Lakes Regional last Friday. The men placed 15th and the women came in 14th. Running...

Marquette Cross-Country: Greenwood’s Positive Attitude Key in Road to Recovery

Christopher Chavez

November 8, 2012

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Just days before the Big East Cross-Country Championship, Marquette cross-country freshman Kellie Greenwood was walking around with a boot on her foot due to achilles tendonitis. She posted the second fastest time for the Golden...

Marquette Cross-Country: Alumni making the most of their Marquette education

Christopher Chavez

November 6, 2012

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The achievements of Marquette cross-country runners go beyond winning medals from races. Over the last three years, 15 runners have gone on to further their studies in graduate school and beyond. Some student-athletes have...

Marquette Cross-Country: Connor Callahan in “Med-School Mode” since sophomore year

Christopher Chavez

November 6, 2012

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Marquette cross-country coach Mike Nelson still remembers Connor Callahan showing up to the first team practice with a broken arm. He was a freshman coming from DeSmet Jesuit High School in Missouri with an open mind and room...