Marquette Wire

Ruiz plays through the pain

Sara J. Martinez

February 11, 2010

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As junior Christina Ruiz completed the serve, her body stretched as far as it would go. The ball came speeding back toward her, and she returned with another hard hit. She didn't even flinch, although she knew the pain she would feel...

300 wins, even more memories for Bronson

Eric Grover

February 2, 2010

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We had a bowling unit in our high school gym class, which basically consisted of us lumbering into a bus, driving 15 minutes to the bowling alley, playing for 20 minutes, and taking 15 more to get back to school. It was a complete waste of time, and usually mo...

Women’s tennis starts conference early

Sara J. Martinez

January 21, 2010

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The Helfaer Tennis Stadium will be buzzing this weekend with a little more excitement than the wave of New Year’s resolution gym-goers. The women’s tennis team opens its spring season at home tomorrow with a non-conference...

GROVER: More to Marquette than basketball

Eric Grover

November 17, 2009

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So, another Marquette basketball season is underway. Ahh, you can smell the synthetic rubber in the air. Wait, that’s yeast from the brewery. Gross. After dispatching some powder-puffs in early season match-ups, conference play w...