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Marquette Women’s Lacrosse: Program earns first win

Kyle Doubrava

October 2, 2012

Looking at the way the Marquette women’s lacrosse team was controlling Saturday’s exhibition match against Grand Valley State, it was difficult to believe it was only the second match in the program’s history. Marquette clamped down on defense and used a p...

Marquette Women’s Lacrosse: First “match” finally in the books

Kyle Doubrava

September 25, 2012

The Marquette women’s lacrosse team can exhale now that the program’s first ever game is in the books. The Golden Eagles played Big East rival Notre Dame on Saturday in South Bend, Ind., in their first game of the fall...

Marquette Women’s Lacrosse: Program finally ready for its inaugural contest

Kyle Doubrava

September 20, 2012

The Marquette’s women’s lacrosse squad will officially open fall competition Saturday at Notre Dame, and it will be challenged from the start against a potent Irish team. The Golden Eagles will not let it get the best of them, though. The team will use this opportunity to evaluate its areas of strength an...

Notre Dame to leave the Big East

Pat Simonaitis

September 13, 2012

The University of Notre Dame announced its departure from the Big East Conference Wednesday and stated its intention to join the Atlantic Coast Conference in all sports except football. Notre Dame is working with the Big East...

Women’s Big East Notebook 3-8-12

Michael Wottreng

March 8, 2012

Geno Auriemma the Fastest Coach to 800 Wins with Huskies Title Notre Dame proved to be the best regular season team in the Big East, winning the regular season title by two games. But it was Connecticut that proved to be the...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

March 1, 2012

Notre Dame becoming the class of the Big East When Notre Dame lost to Texas A&M in the national championship game last year, many people thought the Fighting Irish could not repeat their performance, not with Connecticut...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

February 23, 2012

Connecticut’s 99 Game Home Winning Streak Snapped The second-ranked Connecticut Huskies lost to unranked St. John’s in Storrs, Conn., on Saturday marking the first time in 19 years (261 games) that Connecticut (25-3, 12-2 Big ...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

February 21, 2012

Historical season for South Florida could translate to NCAA Tournament bid South Florida guaranteed itself a winning Big East record for the first time in school history Sunday with a 56-47 victory at Pittsburgh. The Bulls (17-10...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael LoCicero

February 2, 2012

Mountaineers deserve some recognition West Virginia boasts one of the youngest rosters in the Big East this year, with just one senior and two juniors on a team that is 16-6 overall and 6-3 in Big East play. Yes, the Mountaineers...

WBEN-Big East Tourney Recap

Trey Killian

March 10, 2011

Player of the Week: Stefanie Dolson, Connecticut When many people think of Connecticut, they usually think of senior forward Maya Moore, but it was the freshman center who led the team in scoring in two of the Huskies’ t...

Depth gives men’s tennis edge

Andrei Greska

April 20, 2010

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...