Marquette Wire

Golden Eagles earn third straight win on Senior Night

Jacob Born

March 5, 2013

With 1:34 left in the game, coach Terri Mitchell subbed in junior Katie Young for senior Sarina Simmons. As she left the court, she received a standing ovation from the 1,327 fans in attendance. The Marquette Golden Eagles made...

Simmons reaches 1000 career points in loss to Red Storm

Jacob Born

February 21, 2013

Senior Sarina Simmons had the ball at the three point line and attempted to drive the lane. She pulled up and shot a jumper from the elbow, but the ball bounced out of the basket. Simmons followed her shot, got an offensive re...

No. 2 Notre Dame rolls right past Marquette

Kyle Doubrava

February 19, 2013

At 24-1 overall, Notre Dame is trying to rationalize why it is deserving of a No. 1 seed in next month's NCAA tournament. After the Fighting Irish's 87-49 victory over Marquette on Sunday, the Golden Eagles could offer plenty...

Last second layup gives Cincy its first conference win

Jacob Born

February 14, 2013

With 7:45 left in the game, junior Katherine Plouffe stole the ball from the Bearcats and hit freshman Brooklyn Pumroy with a lead pass. Pumroy was on a fast break and converted the layup to put the Golden Eagles up by four points....

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Road comeback bid falls short

Kyle Doubrava

November 20, 2012

Although the score showed a Marquette loss, the Golden Eagles proved Sunday that they have plenty of fight in them this season. Marquette fell to Georgia Tech at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta, 76-72, despite a last-ditch comeba...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Golden Eagles get first win in home opener

Trey Killian

November 10, 2012

Sophomore guard Arlesia Morse scored 16 points to lead Marquette to a 73-62 win over Butler in its season opener. The Golden Eagles never trailed and led by as many as 18 points. Sophomore guard Talyor Schippers led the B...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Simmons struggling to find consistency

Trey Killian

February 9, 2012

Four games into the season Simmons averaged 17.3 points per game. Her season average is down to 9.7 points per game. Photo by Elise Krivit/elise.krivit@marquette.edu It’s been a season of streaks and inconsistency for the Ma...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Team dynamics falling in place

Trey Killian

January 17, 2012

The Marquette women’s basketball team comes home to face No. 18/17 Georgetown (14-4, 3-2 Big East) after an exciting winter break. The Golden Eagles have won six of their last seven, picking up three Big East wins with their lone 70-53 loss com...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Second half collapse catalyst in 74-63 loss

A. W. Herndon

November 22, 2011

The Yellow Jackets of Georgia Tech (3-0) handed the Marquette women’s basketball team (2-1) its first loss of the season, a 74-63 struggle paced by an intense second half defensive effort from Georgia Tech. The Yellow J...