Marquette Wire

Marquette Tennis: Rain cuts men and women’s seasons short

Trey Killian

April 24, 2012

The Marquette men’s and women’s tennis teams saw their seasons end quicker than they would’ve liked in the Big East Championships due to inclement weather conditions. Both squads were in the midst of taking on Georgetown in the consolation round Saturday after losing on Friday when ra...

Marquette Women’s Tennis: Seniors set the example early

Christopher Chavez

January 31, 2012

The Marquette women’s tennis team defeated Illinois-Chicago 4-3 on Jan. 23, 2011. On Saturday, history repeated itself as the Golden Eagles edged the same Flames at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium by the same score. Later Saturday, t...

Women’s tennis: Radan finishes fall season with a flourish

Trey Killian

October 25, 2011

The Marquette women’s tennis team finished up the fall season on a high note in the Kansas Fall Invitational. Senior Tina Radan won the Draw E championship, pulling out a hard-fought semifinals win over Iowa State’s Caroline...

Marquette Women’s Tennis: Consistency wanted

Trey Killian

September 22, 2011

The Marquette women’s tennis team knew coming into this season it had work to do. With four new faces on the 2011-12 squad, coach Jody Bronson will spend most of the fall season finding the best formula to create wins in the spring. Last weekend Marquette participated in its first tourn...

Marquette women’s tennis: Retooled roster ready to go

Trey Killian

September 15, 2011

Marquette women’s tennis closed the 2010-11 season with a fourth-place finish in the Big East Championship Tournament after losing 4-3 to third-seeded DePaul. The team ended up with a winning record overall (19-11), but failed...

Women sweep doubleheader

Joe Kvartunas

March 1, 2011

The No. 69 Marquette women’s tennis team scored a pair of victories on Friday as the Golden Eagles shut out Detroit Mercy and Wisconsin-Green Bay 7-0 each. The matches were a nice change of pace for a Marquette team coming off a 6-1 loss at Wisconsin Feb. 23. Senio...

MU women’s tennis sweeps the weekend

Erin Caughey

February 22, 2011

In a doubleheader on Saturday, Feb. 19, Marquette's women’s tennis team upset No. 48 Iowa 4-3 and shut out Northern Illinois 7-0 at Helfaer Tennis Stadium, improving its record to 6-3 for the season. Iowa is the highest ranked...

Women’s tennis falls behind and can’t overcome Minnesota

Erin Caughey

February 8, 2011

After the grunts from tiresome rallies throughout a hard fought battle with Minnesota faded away, the frustration on players' faces of the Marquette women's tennis team was evident after a 4-3 loss to No. 71 Minnesota Sunday morni...

Doubles no trouble for Ruiz

Erin Caughey

February 3, 2011

Game. Set. Match? Almost. Senior Christina Ruiz enters the home stretch of her Marquette career as arguably the best doubles player on the team this season. “I definitely have a passion for doubles,” Ruiz said. “I’ve always felt that I was a better doubles player than singles ...

Tennis Brief

Erin Caughey

January 25, 2011

Women’s Tennis The Marquette women retained an early lead against the Illinois-Chicago Jaguars Sunday afternoon at Helfaer Tennis Stadium and finished off their opponent 4-3. Marquette pulled ahead early, 1-0, after wi...

Seniors walk off in impressive fashion

Sara J. Martinez

April 13, 2010

It couldn’t have been more perfect. At the Helfaer Tennis Stadium on Saturday, two walk-ons walked off the courts knowing they had made a difference in their last match at home. Maggie Wilson and Elly Strother earned well-deserved...