Marquette Wire

Marquette Golf: Nelson passionate about his game

Trey Killian

September 27, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

Freshman Nick Nelson really likes golf. It sounds like an obvious statement, with Nelson entering his third week as a member of the Marquette golf team, but when his name is brought up to his coach and teammates, that simple sentence is the first thing they can think of to describe him. “I thi...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Golden Eagles finish 11th at Windon Memorial Classic

Trey Killian

September 25, 2012

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The Marquette golf team finished 11th out of 15 teams this weekend at the Windon Memorial Classic. While youth power was the common theme last weekend for the Golden Eagles, this tournament was a reversion back to upperclassmen...

Marquette Golf: Sanchez already a leader as a freshman

Trey Killian

September 20, 2012

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Freshman Patrick Sanchez joined coach Steve Bailey’s roster a few weeks ago along with three other newcomers. In that short amount of time, however, the Mazatlan, Mexico, native has established himself as a potential leader...

Marquette Golf: New faces set to tee off new season

Trey Killian

September 11, 2012

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  The Marquette men’s golf team is trying to reverse its fortunes in 2012-13 after several years of low finishes and overall disappointment. With four new players joining the squad this season, the roster has a fr...

Marquette Golf: Swift hopes impressive summer gives him a boost this fall

Trey Killian

August 30, 2012

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Summer is often looked at as a time of rest and relaxation before the trials of the school year return in the fall. But for sophomore golfer CJ Swift, it was a time for taking steps toward greatness. Swift competed amongst some of the best amateur golfers in the nation in several tournamen...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Disappointing season comes to a close in Orlando

Trey Killian

May 3, 2012

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The Marquette men’s golf team ended its season with an eighth-place finish in the Big East Championships. The Golden Eagles finished above South Florida, DePaul, Rutgers and Cincinnati in the field of twelve teams with a...

Marquette Men’s Golf: MU hopes to finish season on a high note

Trey Killian

April 26, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

Coach Steve Bailey has advertised the Big East Championships in Orlando, Fla. as the ultimate goal and biggest event for the men’s golf team all season. Bailey and his team have spent a lot of time preparing for the tournament...

Men’s Golf: Marquette drops rare dual meet to Florida Atlantic

Trey Killian

April 17, 2012

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The Marquette men’s golf team went a little off the beaten path last Friday, taking on Florida Atlantic in a rare dual match at the par-72 Abacoa Golf Course. The Golden Eagles lost 304-299 to the Owls in one day of competition ...

Marquette Men’s Golf: MU suffers another frustrating performance

Trey Killian

March 29, 2012

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Marquette golf treaded water again at the C&F Bank Intercollegiate, finishing 21st in a field of 29 teams. The finish mirrored the team’s previous tournaments this spring as the differential among the Golden Eagles’ scores...

Marquett Men’s Golf: Chester’s American Dream

Trey Killian

March 22, 2012

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Marquette golf coach Steve Bailey expressed a lot of excitement at the beginning of the spring season, and a big part of that was due to the arrival of freshman Adam Chester. Chester began competition back in February and...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Bailey says team is ‘really close’

Trey Killian

March 20, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

The Marquette men’s golf team climbed a little higher up the ladder Sunday, finishing up play in 10th place in the 15-team Bandon Dunes Championship. The results still fell short of the Golden Eagles’ expectations, but finishing five spots out of last place was an improvement that co...