Marquette Wire

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

March 1, 2012

Filed under Sports

Notre Dame becoming the class of the Big East When Notre Dame lost to Texas A&M in the national championship game last year, many people thought the Fighting Irish could not repeat their performance, not with Connecticut...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

February 28, 2012

Filed under Sports

Ten conference wins may not equate to NCAA Tournament berth Since the Big East went to an 18-game regular season schedule, 30 of 31 teams with at least ten conference wins have made the NCAA Tournament. The lone exception w...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

February 23, 2012

Filed under Sports

Connecticut’s 99 Game Home Winning Streak Snapped The second-ranked Connecticut Huskies lost to unranked St. John’s in Storrs, Conn., on Saturday marking the first time in 19 years (261 games) that Connecticut (25-3, 12-2 Big ...

Shymansky reflects team concept

Andrei Greska

October 7, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Marquette women’s volleyball coach Bond Shymansky is one win away from 200 for his coaching career. In only nine seasons, Shymansky is about to accomplish what coaches spend whole careers working toward. What did he have...

Roll Call 3/11/10

March 11, 2010

Filed under Viewpoints

Thumbs up: Marquette beats St. John’s! Barely “Mad Men” cast made into Barbie and Ken New York Times article reports women who drink gain less weight Spring and rain boots SPRING BREAK! Thumbs down: Rain ruining th...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael LoCicero

March 4, 2010

Filed under Sports

The women’s Big East Basketball Championship begins Friday, March 5 in Hartford, Conn., and as has been the case all season, the Connecticut Huskies are expected to roll to another Big East title. The host Huskies wrapped...

Women’s Big East

Michael LoCicero

February 18, 2010

Filed under Sports

The St. John’s women’s basketball team had to be feeling pretty good about itself on Wednesday night after coming closer than any other team to beating Connecticut in conference play. The Red Storm did lose 66-52 but still...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael LoCicero

January 28, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Notre Dame women’s team proved Sunday that they were going to have a say in the Big East title race with a huge win over West Virginia 74-66 at home. Senior guard Lindsay Schrader scored eight of her 16 points during...

Women’s volleyball brief

Andrei Greska

October 13, 2009

Filed under Sports

The Marquette women's volleyball team split two Big East road matches this weekend, bringing its record to 12-8 (2-4 Big East). The Golden Eagles lost to Connecticut in four sets Friday before turning it around and sweeping...