Marquette Wire

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 tops Western Michigan, Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Erin Caughey

February 15, 2011

In a doubleheader against Western Michigan and Wisconsin-Milwaukee Sunday, the women’s tennis team gave coach Jody Bronson a birthday to remember. Beginning with a “We Are Marquette” chant and ending with junior Gillian Hush defeating Western Michigan freshman Nini Sujash...

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...

Women’s tennis wins at home despite hostile crowd

Sara J. Martinez

March 2, 2010

The game is on, but nobody’s home. Paola Calderon was the last woman on the court Saturday, fighting to win the second set in a 6-3, 7-5 win at No. 1 singles. The Marquette women stood to watch as each volley grew more...

Another win, another loss for women’s tennis

Sara J. Martinez

February 27, 2010

The women’s tennis team went one-up, one-down today, now at 8-6 on the season. Marquette’s first loss at home came from Wisconsin this afternoon in a series of close battles, the Badgers finally reigning 5-2. Later in the...

Calderon breaks out of funk

Sara J. Martinez

February 16, 2010

Sophomore Paola Calderon opened her season at No. 1 singles with a tough comeback win over conference foe Louisville on Jan. 24. Calderon lost the first set 4-6 but came back and took the next two sets, 6-2, 6-0, respectively,...

Women’s tennis defeat ISU 6-1, UW-Green Bay 7-0

Sara J. Martinez

February 14, 2010

Marquette’s women’s tennis team took a tough loss from rival Western Michigan on Friday, losing 5-2 after a good start to the match. Each doubles pair was on their mark but fought close battles. At No. 2, Paola Calderon/Olga...

Mixed start for women’s tennis

Andrei Greska

September 22, 2009

Christina Ruiz and Rachel Hush took the doubles title as the Marquette women's tennis team opened its season at the 34th Annual Milwaukee Tennis Classic at the Western Racquet club. The duo finished the weekend 3-0 at the No.1...