Marquette Wire

Women’s Soccer aims for greatness

Michael LoCicero

September 2, 2010

Filed under Sports

Evolving. That was the word that senior midfielder Julia Victor used to describe the 2010 Marquette women’s soccer team, one that enters the campaign predicted to win the American Division of the Big East Conference. “We’re...

Keeper legacy continued with Kulla

Andrei Greska

May 4, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

There must be something in the water down at Valley Fields. First, former Marquette goalie Matt Pyzdrowski signed a contract with the Portland Timber, and now, sophomore keeper Natalie Kulla is becoming a staple on the women’s...

NELSON: Golden Eagles dominate spring play

Mike Nelson

April 27, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Junior forward Julia Victor said the spring season is different: Players put less emphasis on winning games and more emphasis on positioning themselves to win games, if not now then in the fall. The Marquette women’s soccer team...

Marquette faces Dayton in NCAA opening round

Tim Kraft

November 12, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

When the NCAA Tournament bracket was revealed Monday night, the women’s soccer team had mixed reactions. Marquette was pleased with securing a spot in the tournament; but at the same time disappointed it wasn’t awarded an opening round game at hom...

Women’s soccer draws WVU in semis

Tim Kraft

November 5, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

There have been some impressive achievements accomplished by the Marquette women’s soccer team this season. For the first time ever, the Golden Eagles won the Big East American Division. Goalkeeper Natalie Kulla set the school record for shutouts with 14 and has not allowe...

On your mark, get set, wait

Nick Bullock

October 29, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

The Marquette women’s soccer team did what it needed to do. The Golden Eagles won their last four matches of the conference season, including a nail biter against St. John’s Sunday. They captured the Big East American division ti...

GROVER: Women’s soccer kiss of death

Eric Grover

October 27, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

You’ll have to forgive me No. 18 in the country, Big East American Division champion Marquette women’s soccer team. It’s not that I was ignoring you. Quite the contrary. It was a few weeks ago that some of the other g...

Nakada is turning Kulla into top caliber keeper

Nick Bullock

October 1, 2009

Filed under Sports

The offensive struggles of the Marquette women’s soccer team have been well documented this season. Case in point: The Golden Eagles (7-3-1, 1-1-1 Big East) combined for 39 shots and 16 shots on goal against West Virginia an...

Women’s soccer takes Pitt to 0-0 draw

Nick Bullock

September 27, 2009

Filed under Sports

The Marquette women’s soccer team took Pittsburgh to a 0-0 draw Sunday afternoon at Valley Fields. Despite numerous chances against an overmatched Pittsburgh team, Marquette (7-3-1, 1-1-1 Big East) was unable to come away...

Kulla leads by example

Tim Kraft

September 22, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

In most cases, college athletes watch video clips of professionals when looking for inspiration in their specific sport. In Julia Victor’s case, she watches a clip of her team’s goalkeeper, Natalie Kulla, making incredibl...

Women’s soccer drops USF 2-1

Nick Bullock

September 17, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

The Marquette women’s soccer team managed to pull out the last-minute 2-1 win against South Florida at Valley Fields Thursday night courtesy of sophomore midfielder Kerry McBride. It wasn’t an easy start to the conference season...

Women’s soccer to begin Big East play

Tim Kraft

September 17, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

There are many similarities between this year's women’s soccer team and the 2008 squad. Seven games into the season, the team boasts a 5-2-0 record and has allowed just three goals. Last year, the team was 4-3-0 through its first seven ...