Marquette Wire

DePaul has men’s tennis’ number once again

Michael LoCicero

April 29, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

The Marquette men’s tennis team’s season ended much sooner than expected with a heartbreaking 4-3 loss to DePaul in the Big East Championships Friday afternoon at the Leeper Park Tennis Center in South Bend, Ind. The Golden...

Undefeated Golden Eagles head to Vegas

David Peltz

March 4, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

There's a sports team on Marquette's campus that has a great shot at making the NCAA Tournament if it continues its impressive form. No, not the men's basketball team — the men's tennis team. The 6-1 win over Eastern Illinois Sunday was the 11th win in as many games for the ...

Men’s tennis defeats Eastern Illinois for 11-win streak

David Peltz

February 28, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Marquette men's tennis team claimed its 11th straight victory Sunday against Eastern Illinois at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium 6-1. Seniors Dusan Medan, Niko Boulieris and Mark Rutherford were honored for their contributions...

On the road to perfection

David Peltz

February 23, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

The Marquette men’s tennis team started its season with a perfect 10-0 record after the three victories this weekend. But these wins were far from effortless. In Saturday’s action against Big East rival Villanova and...

Tenth-straight victory for men’s tennis

David Peltz

February 21, 2010

Filed under Sports

Marquette’s men’s tennis team defeated Cleveland State Sunday at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium 5-2. The victory was Marquette’s tenth in a row. "It was a battle," coach Steve Rodecap said. "We knew we would be in for a fight....

Men’s tennis defeats Villanova 7-0

David Peltz

February 20, 2010

Filed under Sports

Marquette's men's tennis team earned their first Big East victory Saturday at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium against Villanova. The Golden Eagles won 7-0, their second straight victory in straight sets and their fifth victory in straight...

Boulieris’ name among the greats at MU

Andrei Greska

February 16, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

You may not know it, but senior tennis player Niko Boulieris and professional basketball player Jerel McNeal have a lot in common. They both hail from the Land of Lincoln, both were an integral part of their respective teams all four ye...

Tennis still perfect after four weeks

Andrei Greska

February 14, 2010

Filed under Sports

The ball kept on rolling Saturday afternoon for the Marquette men's tennis team as they swept Bradley 7-0 to keep it perfect for the season at 7-0. The Golden Eagles won all of the singles and doubles matches not dropping a...

Men’s tennis holding its own at home

David Peltz

February 11, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

The Marquette men’s tennis team is used to playing multiple matches in a short span of time. At the end of January, the Golden Eagles played three opponents in the span of two days, and won 20 of 21 sets in that time. So...

GROVER: Men’s tennis takes target practice

Eric Grover

February 9, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Bounce, bounce. Pause. Bend, toss, elevate. Destroy. Those are not the dance steps to Gen. Larry Platt’s “Pants on the Ground” but the process by which a tennis player unleashes a wicked first serve on an unlucky opponent. ...

Men’s tennis defeats Toledo

David Peltz

February 5, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Marquette men's tennis team defeated Toledo Thursday night at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium. The team won 5-2, with senior Mark Rutherford and freshman Otavio Perim dropped their sets late in the game. The win was the fifth straight...

Medan and Strauss make perfect pair on the court

Andrei Greska

February 2, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

The short, slim man crouches on all fours like a tiger about to catch its prey. He stares intently at the other side, his mind cleared and focused on the task at hand. Yet in the back of his mind, there is something telling h...