Marquette Wire

Where Are They Now? Nick Szczech

Christopher Chavez

November 20, 2012

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Nick Szczech graduated from Marquette in December 2011 having run the second fastest time in school history for the 10,000-meter run. Upon graduation, he continued running and made his way to Austin to pursue his Ph.D. in sociology...

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...

Track team heads to Big East Finals

Joe Kvartunas

February 17, 2011

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The men’s and women’s track and field teams head to the Stile Athletics Field House in Akron, Ohio this Saturday and Sunday to compete in the Big East Track and Field Indoor Championships. Both teams are hoping to improve...

Dark Horse Szczech hits the national scene

Joe Kvartunas

February 10, 2011

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Last weekend, senior Nick Szczech won the 5,000-meter run at the Meyo Invitational with a time of 14:17:52. For now, it is the 10th-fastest time in the country this year. But that isn’t the only thing giving Szczech notoriety. In...

MU runners advance to Big East conference meet

Joe Kvartunas

February 8, 2011

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Winning performances from senior distance runner Nick Szczech and sophomore sprinter Kyle Winter highlighted the Marquette track and field teams’ performances at the Meyo Invitational last Friday and Saturday. “I would...

Three runners punch tickets to Big East Championships

Mike Nelson

February 9, 2010

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Personal record? Check. Big East Indoor Championship qualifying time? Check. Top-10 performance in the 5,000-meter race in school history? Check. That was the weekend checklist for three Marquette track and field athletes at...

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...