Marquette Wire

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...

Cross country ends on a high note

Joe Kvartunas

November 16, 2010

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The Marquette cross country teams capped off their seasons with strong performances by both the men and women at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in Rochester, Mich., Saturday. The men's and women's teams finished 10th and 16th...

Cross country finishes season in stride

Joe Kvartunas

November 2, 2010

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The Marquette men finished 8th and women finished 10th at the Big East Cross Country Championships hosted by Syracuse in Janesville, New York, on Saturday. The meet, ran poor conditions, featured multiple nationally ranked teams...

Cross country heads to Conference Championships

Joe Kvartunas

October 28, 2010

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On Saturday, the Marquette men’s and women’s cross country teams will travel to Jamesville Beach Co. Park, in Jamesville, N.Y., to compete in the 2010 Big East Cross Country Conference Championships. The meet is hosted...

Cross country competes at Pre-Nationals

Joe Kvartunas

October 19, 2010

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The Marquette men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the NCAA Pre-National Invitational Saturday, with the men finishing 27th in their heat and the women finishing 37th. The meet was hosted by Indiana State at...

Women at Carthage highlight cross country weekend

Joe Kvartunas

October 5, 2010

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The Marquette cross country teams ran in two separate events this past weekend, with the women taking first and the men grabbing second place at the Carthage College Invite on Friday. In the more prestigious Wisconsin Adidas Invitational,...

Cross country heads back to Madison

September 30, 2010

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After a great result at the National Catholic Invitational two weeks ago, the Marquette cross country team is looking to keep the momentum going at two separate meets this weekend. The team will be looking to follow up a second...

Cross country teams aim to blend youth and experience

Trey Killian

September 8, 2010

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Senior Olivia Johnson finished in first place (14 minutes, 20 seconds) in the Badger Classic at Thomas Zimmer Cross-Country Course in Madison, Wis., on Friday. Johnson edged Northwestern’s Sophia Ewald by .5 seconds to take...

Hackett, Johnson go the distance in 5,000 meter

Mike Nelson

March 30, 2010

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The 5,000 meter-race was popular this weekend with sophomore Jack Hackett and junior Olivia Johnson. Johnson won the 5,000 at the Southern Illinois Spring Classic. Hackett recorded the school’s sixth best performance in his fir...

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...

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...

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,...