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Marquette Women’s Soccer: Another year for the record books

Michael LoCicero

November 29, 2012

Coach Markus Roeders likes to acknowledge that he never knows exactly what team he is going to get from year to year, but one thing was certain about this Marquette team: it won and won often. Although the Golden Eagle...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: Addition of Sloan critical to success this year

Michael LoCicero

August 27, 2012

Rachael Sloan says her knee feels “great” and she is back to 100 percent. It’s hard to argue with her after a pair of goals in two contests and no glaring holes in her game. The return of the senior forward is critical...

Strength starts at the back

Michael LoCicero

September 1, 2011

Despite the loss of four starters, including All-Big East forward Ashley Bares, the expectations for this year’s Marquette women’s soccer team remain extremely high. Bares, defender Lauren Thut, and midfielders Julia Vi...

MU earns win, draw against Big Ten opponents

Erin Caughey

April 19, 2011

The kicks soaring at Valley Fields Sunday often stalled and dropped short of their intended destinations — all due to the wind. Yet Mother Nature couldn’t stop Marquette from walking away with a 2-1 win against Illinois...

A run to remember

Michael LoCicero

November 30, 2010

Rarely does a team fully live up to its preseason hype. Rarely has Marquette seen a team as dominant as the 2010 version of the women’s soccer team. The Golden Eagles were picked to finish first in the American Division of the Big East conference after finishing in that position a year...

Back-to-back champs

Michael LoCicero

October 26, 2010

With a 2-0 win over St. John’s (6-10-2, 3-7-1 Big East) Sunday afternoon, the Marquette women’s soccer team finished an undefeated and untied season in Big East play for the first time in team history and became the third program...

Women’s soccer wins fifth straight Big East game

Michael LoCicero

October 5, 2010

The Marquette women’s soccer team kept its perfect Big East record intact with two road victories this weekend, including a 2-1 win over No. 22 Georgetown on Sunday afternoon. The Golden Eagles (8-3-2 overall, 5-0-0 Big East)...

Women’s soccer remains perfect after a pair of 2-1 victories

Michael LoCicero

September 28, 2010

The Marquette women’s soccer team (6-3-2, 3-0 Big East) rallied from an early goal deficit to defeat the West Virginia Mountaineers 2-1 on Thursday night at Valley Fields. The game was dominated by physical play with 22 fouls in the game and a yellow card from the ...

Women’s Soccer aims for greatness

Michael LoCicero

September 2, 2010

Evolving. That was the word that senior midfielder Julia Victor used to describe the 2010 Marquette women’s soccer team, one that enters the campaign predicted to win the American Division of the Big East Conference. “We’re...

SCHMIDT: Hey freshmen, get your wings

Erik Schmidt

September 2, 2010

So you’re a freshman and you think you know Marquette athletics. You’ve seen pictures of the Bradley and Al McGuire Centers, the stands looking like a can of sardines, sprawling rows crammed full of fans wearing blue and...

Women’s soccer split matches with Big 10 foes

Michael LoCicero

April 27, 2010

The Marquette women’s soccer team closed out its spring season Saturday afternoon with a 1-0 loss to Illinois and a 2-0 win over Purdue. The loss was the Golden Eagles’ first of the spring season, which they finished 6-1-1. For ...