Marquette Wire

Marquette Cross-Country: Johnson claims top spot at Crusader Open

A. W. Herndon

September 6, 2011

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With one kilometer left in Valparaiso’s Crusader Open, a Marquette coach informed senior captain Blake Johnson that he had a sizable lead on the competition and could cruise into the finish line.  With the win, Johnson garnered...

Marquette Cross Country: Senior latent team

A. W. Herndon

August 29, 2011

Filed under Sports

The time is 6 a.m., the sun is still sleeping, and the only decision on the minds of most Marquette students is which side of the pillow is cooler. Senior Kate Horan is not a normal Marquette student. A leader of this year’s...

The end of an up-and-down season

Mike Nelson

November 17, 2009

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In what became their last race of the season the Marquette women's and men's cross country teams finished 11th and 12th, respectively, at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Saturday in Bloomington, Ind. Junior Brice Cleland...

Cross Country solid across the board

Mike Nelson

November 3, 2009

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The Marquette men’s and women’s cross country teams finished 7th and 8th, respectively in their races Saturday at the Big East Championships. Senior Jayne Grebinski led the way for the women with her 39th place finish at...

Kenosha meet gives cross country edge

Mike Nelson

October 29, 2009

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Home field advantage will be given to the Marquette men’s and women’s cross country teams for the first time this year when they host the Big East Cross Country Championships Saturday. The race will be held at the Wayne...

Cross country Pre-Nationals brings disappointment

Mike Nelson

October 20, 2009

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Coach Mike Nelson wanted his men’s and women’s cross country teams to place better at this year's Pre-Nationals meet, held in Terre Haute, Ind., Saturday, than any other Marquette team in the past two years. However, neither...

Pre-Nationals up next for cross country

Mike Nelson

October 15, 2009

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If the Marquette men’s and women’s cross country teams thought their meet at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational last weekend was big — in terms of the competition and sheer number of teams — this weekend will be a gigantic. The...

Wisconsin Inter-Regional Meet up next for cross country

Mike Nelson

October 1, 2009

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This Saturday the Marquette men’s and women’s cross country teams will find out where they are as a team when they compete at the Wisconsin Inter-Regional Meet in Madison, Wis. Coach Mike Nelson said his runners will have...

Teams place in Top 3 at Midwest Collegiate Open

Mike Nelson

September 22, 2009

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Marquette men’s cross country team finished the race Saturday without junior Nick Szczech, and the women were able to place five runners in the top 13. Neither took home the top honors at the Midwest Collegiate Open in Kenosha,...

Cross country to open season at DePaul

Joey Kimes

September 3, 2009

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Marquette’s cross country team opens its season Sept. 4 at DePaul in the DePaul Opener. It’s an opportunity for the team to get its feet wet and race in a low-pressure situation, head coach Mike Nelson said. The men will...