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Cross Country Sqauds Garner USTFCCCA Academic Honors Feb 11, 2015

The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the Division I Scholar Teams of the Year for the 2014 cross country season, naming both Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams to the all-academic list.

Marquette Women's Cross Country 12th at NCAA Regional Nov 14, 2014

With a 12th-place finish at the 2014 NCAA Great Lakes Region Championships, the Marquette University women's cross country team matched its USTFCCCA regional ranking in Verona, Wisconsin at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course. The women were 12th out of 32 teams, while Marquette men were 18th out of 30 squads.

Cross Country at NCAA Great Lakes Regional on Friday Nov 12, 2014

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will travel to Verona, Wisconsin, for the 2014 NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships on Friday, Nov. 14, at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course.

XC to Run in Wisconsin Open on Saturday Nov 6, 2014

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will travel to Verona, Wisconsin, for the Wisconsin Open at the Thomas Zimmer Cross Country Course on Saturday, Nov. 8.

Women's XC Places Fifth and Men Sixth at BIG EAST Meet Oct 31, 2014

The Marquette University women's cross country team placed fifth overall to notch their second-best finish at the 2014 BIG EAST Conference Championships on Friday morning at the Northview Church Cross Country Course in Carmel, Indiana. The women's squad recorded 131 total places in the 6,000-meter championship race, while the men were sixth in the 8k with 185 places.

MU Heads to BIG EAST Cross Country Championships Oct 30, 2014

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will travel to the 2014 BIG EAST Conference Cross Country Championships on Friday, Oct. 31 at the Northview Church Cross Country Course in Caramel, Indiana.

Two Rivers Flows Deep Through Marquette Oct 29, 2014

About an hour and a half north of Milwaukee, nestled between the East and West Twin Rivers on the shore of Lake Michigan, is the aptly named Two Rivers, Wisconsin. The town of about 11,500 is home to Two Rivers High School with a meager enrollment of about 550.

Women Second at National Catholic Championships Sep 19, 2014

Junior Kellie Greenwood placed third overall at the National Catholic Championships on Friday afternoon at the Notre Dame Golf Course to help the Marquette University women's cross country team to a second-place finish, its highest at the meet since 2006. The men were led by freshman Alec Miller's 16th-place finish and placed fifth overall.

Women's XC Third, Men Fourth, at Wisconsin Sep 5, 2014

The Marquette University women's cross country team placed third, and the men fourth, at the 2014 Badger Opener in Verona, Wisconsin at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Course.

Cross Country Opens 2014 at the Badger Opener Sep 3, 2014

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will open their season on Friday, Sept. 5, when they head to the University of Wisconsin for the 2014 Badger Season Opener at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wisconsin.

Cross Country 2014 Season Preview Sep 3, 2014

As the Marquette University men's and women's cross country programs prepare for their 10th seasons as members of the BIG EAST Conference in 2014, the league has continued its dominance at the sport's upper levels and the Golden Eagles look to keep pace.

Marquette Track and Field Welcomes 26 for 2014-15 Jul 22, 2014

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field program has announced the addition of 26 student-athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, including 14 who will also compete in cross country.

XC Squads Named USTFCCCA All-Academic Feb 18, 2014

The Marquette men's and women's cross-country squads have been named 2013 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division I Cross Country All-Academic Teams.

Women 14th, Men 17th at NCAA Great Lakes Regional Nov 15, 2013

The Marquette University women's cross country team earned a 14th-place finish at the 2013 NCAA Great Lakes Regional, while the men placed 17th, Friday afternoon at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wis.

Cross Country Heads to NCAA Great Lakes Regional Nov 13, 2013

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams head to the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wis., on Friday Nov. 15 where the University of Wisconsin will host the 2013 NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships.

Men's XC Fifth, Women Sixth, at BIG EAST Meet Nov 2, 2013

The host-Marquette men (151 places) notched their highest finish in program history by placing fifth as a squad, ahead of league newcomers Xavier (215 places) and Creighton (224 places).

Marquette Hosts BIG EAST XC Championships Saturday Oct 30, 2013

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will host the 2013 BIG EAST Championships for the second time in program history on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course in Somers, Wis.

Cross Country at Lucian Rosa Invitational on Saturday Oct 10, 2013

Competing at the site where they will host the 2013 BIG EAST Conference Cross Country Championships in early November, the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will get a chance to run the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course in Somers, Wis., on Saturday, Oct. 12 in the Lucian Rosa Invitational.

XC Heads to National Catholic Championships Sep 19, 2013

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country squads travel around the southern end of Lake Michigan on Friday, Sept. 20 for the 34th annual National Catholic Championships in Notre Dame, Ind.

Cross Country Finishes Strong at Badger Classic Sep 6, 2013

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams finished its first meet of the season Friday at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wis. The men placed third overall while the women finished fourth in the competition, a strong start to a promising season.

Marquette Cross Country Begins 2013 at Badger Opener Sep 4, 2013

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country squads will travel to the University of Wisconsin on Friday, Sept. 6 for the 2013 Badger Season Opener at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wis.

Marquette Cross Country Poised For Successful 2013 Sep 3, 2013

Some of the names may look different, but the competitive excellence of cross country in the BIG EAST Conference has not diminished. That high level of competition excites Marquette University head coach Mike Nelson and his program's prospects going forward, especially this season as the Golden Eagles host the conference championships at the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course in Somers, Wis.

Cross Country/Track & Field Host Annual Alumni Run Aug 26, 2013

The Marquette University track & field and cross country programs held their annual Alumni Run at the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track and Field Facility at Valley Fields Saturday, Aug. 24. Over 50 alumni returned to Marquette to compete in the race and help kick off the 2013 cross country season.

Track & Field Signs 23 for 2013-14 Jul 17, 2013

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams have announced the addition of 23 incoming freshmen for the 2013-14 academic year, including nine student-athletes who will also run cross country in the fall.

Marquette Cross Country to Host 2013 BIG EAST Championships Jun 25, 2013

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will host the 2013 BIG EAST Conference Cross Country Championships on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course in Somers, Wis., highlighting the 2013 schedule release.

Marquette Men 15th, Women 16th at NCAA Great Lakes Regional Nov 10, 2012

Verona, Wis. - The Marquette University men's cross country team earned a 15th-place finish at the 2012 NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships, while the women placed 16th, Friday afternoon at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wis.

Marquette Men 15th, Women 16th at NCAA Great Lakes Regional Nov 9, 2012

Verona, Wis. - The Marquette University men's cross country team earned a 15th-place finish at the 2012 NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships, while the women placed 16th, Friday afternoon at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wis.

Cross Country Set For Ninth NCAA Great Lakes Regional Nov 6, 2012

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will compete in the 2012 NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships on Friday, Nov. 9 at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wis. The women's 6-kilometer race gets underway at noon, with the men's 10k to follow at 1:15 p.m.

Molly Hanson Tabbed as GoMarquette.com's Student-Athlete of the Week Oct 29, 2012

MILWAUKEE - After leading the Marquette University women's cross country team to a seventh place finish, its highest finish since 2008, at the BIG EAST Cross Country Championships on Oct. 26 in the Bronx, N.Y., freshman Molly Hanson is the GoMarquette.com Student-Athlete of the Week.

Marquette Women Notch Top BIG EAST Finish Since 2008 Oct 26, 2012

The Marquette University women's cross country team placed seventh, its highest finish since 2008, at the BIG EAST Conference Cross Country Championships Friday morning at Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, N.Y. The men placed eighth overall for the fourth time in their eight-year affiliation with the league.

Marquette Men Second, Women Fifth at Bradley Classic Oct 12, 2012

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams competed Friday afternoon at the Bradley Classic in Peoria, Ill., at the Newman Golf Course. The men placed second overall in the championship race while the women were fifth.

Cross Country Ready for Bradley Classic Oct 10, 2012

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams return to action in a final tune-up for the BIG EAST Conference Championships on Friday, Oct. 12 at the Bradley Classic in Peoria, Ill.

Cross Country Competes at Greater Louisville Classic Sep 29, 2012

The Marquette University men's and women's teams competed Saturday morning at the 11th Annual Greater Louisville Classic at E.P. `Tom' Sawyer State Park with the women notching a 22nd-place finish and the men 23rd.

Cross Country Heads to Greater Louisville Classic Sep 26, 2012

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams head to Louisville, Ky., on Saturday Sept. 29 for the 11th Annual Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic at E.P. 'Tom' Sawyer State Park. The men's first eight-kilometer race will begin at 8:30 a.m. Central time, with the women following at 9:15 a.m CT.

Cross Country Blog: A.J. Gedwill - Sept. 19, 2012 Sep 19, 2012

This is the second in a series of blogs by the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams chronicling the 2012 season. This week GoMarquette.com catches up with men's senior A.J. Gedwill, Marquette's eighth male finisher at the National Catholic Championships on Friday, Sept. 14 at Notre Dame's Burke Memorial Golf Course.

Cross Country Blog: Christina Sliepka - Sept. 12, 2012 Sep 12, 2012

This is the first in a series of blogs by the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams chronicling the 2012 season. This week GoMarquette.com catches up with women's junior Christina Sliepka, Marquette's team captain and sixth female finisher at the NIU Huskie Open on Friday, Sept. 7.

Experience Key for Men's Cross Country in 2012 Sep 4, 2012

The Marquette University men's cross country team returns a great deal of experience in 2012, even with the loss of two of its most decorated runners. The Golden Eagles return 13 runners from 2011, including six who have competed in at least a pair of BIG EAST Conference Championships.

Fifth Annual Alumni Run Held Saturday at the Valley Aug 27, 2012

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country and track and field teams held their fifth annual Alumni Run Saturday morning at the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track & Field Facility at Valley Fields.

Marquette Cross Country Names 2012 Captains Jul 20, 2012

Senior women's distance runners Melissa Budelier and Christina Sliepka along with men's senior Patrick Maag and junior Jack Senefeld will serve as captains in 2012 for the Marquette University women's and men's cross country squads, head coach Mike Nelson announced Friday.

Bolgert and Johnson Named Capital One Academic All-America® Jun 21, 2012

Recent Marquette University graduates Peter Bolgert and Olivia Johnson have been named to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-America® Division I Men's and Women's Track/Cross Country Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

Marquette Cross Country Unveils 2012 Schedule Jun 19, 2012

Head coach Mike Nelson and the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams have announced their schedule for the 2012 season, which will include potential repeat trips to Wisconsin and Louisville.

Former Runner Brice Cleland Earns 65th McCahill Award Jan 4, 2012

Former Marquette distance runner Brice Cleland has been named the recipient of the 65th annual McCahill Award, presented to the Marquette senior student-athlete from the previous year who demonstrated the highest performance in scholarship, leadership and athletics.

Cross Country Heads to NCAA Great Lakes Regional Nov 11, 2011

The Marquette university men's and women's cross country teams will head to Toledo, Ohio, on Saturday, Nov. 12 to compete in the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships held at the Ottawa Park Golf Course. The men's 10-kilometer championship race will begin at noon ET/11 a.m. CT, while the women's 6k will follow at 1:15 p.m. ET/12:15 p.m. CT.

Marquette Heads to 2011 BIG EAST Cross Country Championships Oct 27, 2011

The Marquette men's and women's cross country teams will travel to the Louisville, Ky., on Saturday, Oct. 29 to compete in the 2011 BIG EAST Cross Country Conference Championships, hosted by the University of Louisville at E.P. 'Tom' Sawyer State Park. The men's 8-kilometer competition will begin at 10 a.m. Central time, while the women's 5K event will start at 10:50 a.m. CT.

Men's Cross Country 35th at Wisconsin adidas Invitational Oct 14, 2011

Seniors Blake Johnson and Peter Bolgert paced the Marquette men's cross country team for the fifth time this season Friday afternoon at the third annual Wisconsin adidas Invitational at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country course in Verona, Wis. The Golden Eagles placed 35th in a field considered one of the toughest invitational meets ever assembled, with 20 nationally ranked men's teams competing.

Cross Country Blog: Jack Hackett - Oct. 10, 2011 Oct 10, 2011

This is the fourth in a series of blogs by the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams chronicling the 2011 season. GoMarquette.com catches up with men's junior Jack Hackett after the Greater Louisville Classic.

Cross Country Preps For Remainder of 2011 Sep 27, 2011

With­­­­­­­ three consecutive meets to open the 2011 cross country campaign, the Marquette men's and women's teams took some time last week to regroup and focus on the final four meets of the season.

Cross Country Blog: Connor Callahan - Sept. 21, 2011 Sep 21, 2011

This past weekend, we competed at Notre Dame at the National Catholic Championships. It was a big meet for two reasons, the first being that it's the first five-mile race of the season, which is what we'll run until regionals when the distance goes up to 10k (6.2 miles), and the second being that this meet determines who has the best Catholics, although not officially.

Marquette Men Second at National Catholic Championships Sep 16, 2011

Led by senior Blake Johnson's fifth-place finish, the Marquette University men's cross country team placed second at the National Catholic Championships Friday afternoon at the Notre Dame Golf Course, while the women were fifth.

Mike Nelson Podcast - 2011 Week 3 Sep 14, 2011

Head coach Mike Nelson of the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams updates fans on MU's progress at the Badger Opener on Friday, Sept. 9 and looks ahead to the National Catholic Championship on Friday, Sept. 16.

Cross Country Blog: Sarah Ball - Sept. 13, 2011 Sep 13, 2011

This is the second in a series of blogs by the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams chronicling the 2011 season. This week GoMarquette.com catches up with women's sophomore Sarah Ball who was Marquette's top women's finisher at the Badger Opener on Friday, Sept. 9.

Marquette Men Claim Badger Opener Crown Sep 9, 2011

Senior distance runners Blake Johnson and Peter Bolgert once again paced the Marquette University men's cross country team to a meet title Friday evening at Wisconsin's Badger Opener in Verona, Wis.

Cross Country Heads to Badger Opener Sep 8, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will compete at the Wisconsin Badger Opener on Friday, Sept. 9 in Verona, Wis., at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course.

Mike Nelson Podcast - 2011 Week 2 Sep 7, 2011

Head coach Mike Nelson of the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams updates fans on MU's progress at the Crusader Open on Friday, Sept. 2 and looks ahead to the Badger Open on Friday, Sept. 9.

Cross Country Blog: Patrick Maag - Sept. 6, 2011 Sep 6, 2011

This is the first in a series of blogs by the Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams chronicling the 2011 season. This week GoMarquette.com catches up with men's junior Patrick Maag who placed fourth overall at the Crusader Open on Friday, Sept. 2.

Johnson and Bolgert Finish One-Two at Crusader Open Sep 2, 2011

Led by seven of the top ten runners, including meet champion Blake Johnson, the Marquette University men's cross country team captured the Crusader Open title Friday evening at Sunset Hills Park in Valparaiso, Ind.

Marquette Hosts Fourth Annual Alumni Run Aug 30, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country and track and field teams held their fourth annual Alumni Run Saturday morning at the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track & Field Facility at Valley Fields.

Alumni Run Location Changed to Marquette Track Aug 22, 2011

The location of the annual Marquette cross country and track & field Alumni Run has been changed to the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track and Field Facility at Valley Fields on Saturday, Aug. 27.

Track & Field Tryout Information Aug 8, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will host open tryouts for sprinters, jumpers and hurdlers on Tuesday, Sept. 6 through Friday, Sept. 9 at the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track and Field Facility.

Johnson, Roth and Szczech Named USTFCCCA All-Academic Aug 4, 2011

Thrower Jamie Roth of the Marquette University women's track and field team and runners Blake Johnson and Nick Szczech of the men's team were named to the 2011 USTFCCCA Division I All-Academic Track and Field teams, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced.

Kennedy is the Opus Student-Athlete of the Week Jul 25, 2011

Marquette's newest women's track and field signee Sam Kennedy is the GoMarquette.com Opus Student-Athlete of the Week after placing sixth in the hammer throw at the Pan American Junior Athletics Championships on July 22 in Miramar, Fla.

Where Are They Now? John Bennett Jul 18, 2011

In a new series exclusive to GoMarquette.com, "Where Are They Now?" catches up with former Marquette student-athletes to discover how their experiences at Marquette affected their lives following graduation. The first in the series profiles John Bennett, a two-time NCAA Champion in the broad jump and a silver medalist in the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne, Australia.

Olivia Johnson Tabbed as First Team Academic All-America Jun 23, 2011

Marquette University distance runner Olivia Johnson was named to the Capital One Academic All-America® Women's Track & Field/Cross Country University Division First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

Marquette Sends Four to USA Junior Championships Jun 22, 2011

Marquette University freshmen track and field athletes Kristen Gaffey, Carlye Schuh, Zack Grese and Bret Hardin will compete Friday, June 24 at the USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., at Hayward Field.

O'Brien Earns Third Opus Student-Athlete of the Week Honors May 31, 2011

Marquette sprinter Tyler O'Brien is the GoMarquette.com Opus Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of May 24-30 after placing 25th in the men's 200-meter dash at the West Preliminary Rounds of the 2011 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on May 27 in Eugene, Ore.

Tyler O'Brien Falls Just Shy of National Quarterfinal May 27, 2011

Marquette sprinter Tyler O'Brien finished 25th in the men's 200-meter dash and came within three hundredths of a second of qualifying for the national quarterfinal Friday evening at the West Preliminary Rounds of the 2011 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore.

Johnson and Winter Improve Upon Regional Rankings at NCAAs May 27, 2011

Junior distance runner Blake Johnson improved upon his regional ranking for the second-straight year, this time in the 10,000-meter run, to lead the Marquette University men's track and field team in Thursday's opening action at the 2011 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships West Preliminary Rounds in Eugene, Ore.

Golden Eagles Head to 2011 NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round May 25, 2011

Six athletes will represent the Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams Thursday, May 26 through Saturday, May 28 at the West Preliminary Round of the 2011 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., at historic Hayward Field.

Track and Field Concludes Competition Prior to NCAA West Preliminary Round May 14, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams finished competition prior to the West Preliminary Round of the 2011 NCAA Outdoor Track and field Championships Friday evening at the Dr. Keeler Invitational at North Central College in Naperville, Ill. and the Cardinal Twilight in Louisville, Ky.

O'Brien Earns Second Opus Student-Athlete of the Week Honors May 9, 2011

O'Brien broke his own Marquette record in the 200-meter dash with a time of 21.05 seconds Saturday, May 7 to top all competitors in the preliminary heats at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships. The Rocky Hill, Conn., native topped his previous MU record of 21.23 seconds to record the fastest time in the BIG EAST this season.

O'Brien and Winter Notch Top-Five Finishes at BIG EAST Championships May 8, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up the final day of competition Sunday afternoon at the 2011 BIG EAST Outdoor Track and Field Championships with top-five finishes from sprinters Tyler O'Brien in the 200-meter dash and Kyle Winter in the 800-meter run at the Jumbo Elliott Track at Villanova Stadium.

Jamie Roth Leads Marquette on Day One at BIG EAST Championships May 6, 2011

Senior Jamie Roth placed fourth in the women's hammer throw to lead the Marquette University women's track and field team through the first day of competition at the 2011 BIG EAST Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the Jumbo Elliott Track at Villanova Stadium.

Track & Field Heads to Sixth BIG EAST Outdoor Championships May 5, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will compete in their sixth championship as a member of the BIG EAST Conference when the squads travel to Villanova, Pa., for the 2011 BIG EAST Outdoor Track & Field Championships at the Jumbo Elliott Track at Villanova Stadium on May 6-8.

Carlye Schuh Earns Opus Student-Athlete of the Week Honors May 2, 2011

Freshman Carlye Schuh of the Marquette women's track and field team is the GoMarquette.com Opus Student-Athlete of the Week for April 26-May 1 after she broke a 14-year old school record in the long jump Saturday at the Stan Lyons Invitational in Indianapolis, Ind.

Carlye Schuh Breaks 14-Year Old Long Jump Record May 1, 2011

Freshman Carlye Schuh broke a 14-year old school record in the long jump Saturday evening at the Stan Lyons Invitational as the Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up the final weekend of competition before the 2011 BIG EAST Conference Outdoor Championships.

Track Ends Friday's Competition at Drake Relays Apr 30, 2011

The Marquette men's and women's track and field squads concluded Friday's action at the 102nd Drake Relays with 13th-place finishes from the men's 64,000-meter relay and sprinter Tyler O'Brien in the 100-meter dash.

Track Heads to Drake Relays For First Time Since 2007 Apr 28, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams return to action this weekend in the final tune-up before the BIG EAST Conference Championships. The Golden Eagles will compete Friday and Saturday at the Drake Relays, the Kip Janvrin Open hosted by Simpson College and the Stan Lyons Invitational hosted by Butler University.

Bret Hardin Tops Freshman Record at Polytan Invitational Apr 22, 2011

Bret Hardin continued his impressive first year at Marquette by topping his own freshman record in the hammer throw and setting the No. 2 mark in school history amid inclement weather conditions Saturday afternoon at the Polytan Invitational in Bloomington, Ind.

Track Heads To Indiana's Polytan Invitational Apr 21, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams return to action Friday and Saturday at Indiana University's Polytan Invitational in Bloomington, Ind. A pared-down Marquette squad will compete at the Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex, where Friday's competition is slated to begin at 3:30 p.m. CT. Saturday's action is set to begin at 10 a.m. CT with the women's shot put, men's discus and the men's and women's long jump.

Track Concludes Weekend in California and Chicago Apr 16, 2011

Redshirt junior Jonathan Kusowski notched the second-best distance in school history to win the hammer throw Saturday afternoon at the DePaul Invitational at Lane Stadium in Chicago, Ill. Selected athletes also competed at the VS Athletics Beach Invitational in Norwalk, Calif.

Golden Eagles Set Five Personal Bests Friday Apr 16, 2011

Freshman sprinter Gretchen Homan led a group of five track and field student-athletes who set personal bests Friday afternoon at Azusa Pacific University's Bryan Clay Invitational in Azusa, Calif.

Szczech and Johnson Star in Day One at Mt. SAC Relays Apr 15, 2011

Impressive performances from senior Nick Szczech and junior Blake Johnson in the 10,000-meter run highlighted the opening day of the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., for the men's and women's track and field teams.

Track Sends Split Squad to California and Chicago Apr 13, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads return to action this weekend at meets in Chicago and California. The squads will be split with selected runners and jumper Alyssa Davis competing in California, while the remainder of the squad will compete at the DePaul Invitational in Chicago.

Track Concludes Day One at Lee Calhoun Invitational Apr 8, 2011

The men's sprint medley relay brought home the lone victory of the day for the Marquette men's track team as the men's and women's track and field squads concluded the first day of action at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational in Macomb, Ill.

Golden Eagles Head to Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational Apr 7, 2011

A week after 100- and 200-meter dash victories at the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational, Tyler O'Brien and the rest of the Marquette men's and women's track and field teams return to action Friday at Western Illinois University's Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational in Macomb, Ill.

Golden Eagles Wrap Up USF Invitational Mar 19, 2011

Four personal bests in the men's hammer throw and 13 BIG EAST Conference qualifying marks overall highlighted Saturday's action at the USF Bulls Invitational in Tampa, Fla.

Track & Field Takes Full Squad to USF Bulls Invitational Mar 16, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will compete in their first meet of the outdoor season as a complete squad Friday at the USF Bulls Invitational in Tampa, Fla., at the USF Track and Field Stadium.

Throwers Win Four Events at USF Open Mar 11, 2011

The Marquette throwers captured four event victories and notched seven BIG EAST Conference qualifying marks Friday afternoon at the USF Open in Tampa, Fla., their first meet of the outdoor season.

Golden Eagles End Friday's Action at Wisconsin and Notre Dame Mar 4, 2011

Ten student-athletes from the Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams began the final weekend of indoor competition Friday evening at the Wisconsin NCAA Qualifier in Madison, Wis., and the Alex Wilson Invitational in Notre Dame, Ind.

Golden Eagles Finish Day One at BIG EAST Indoor Championships Feb 19, 2011

The men's distance medley relay recorded the second-fastest time in school history and sophomore Kyle Winter won his heat of the 800-meter run as the Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads concluded competition in day one of the 2011 BIG EAST Indoor Championships.

Track Notches Three New BIG EAST Marks at Indiana Feb 11, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams had three new individuals record qualifying marks for the 2011 BIG EAST Indoor Track and Field Championships Friday evening at the Hoosier Hills Invitational.

Golden Eagles to Take Part in Hoosier Hills Invitational Feb 10, 2011

The Marquette men's and women's track and field teams will compete at the Hoosier Hills Invitational on Friday, Feb. 11 in Bloomington, Ind. Action begins at 4 p.m. CT in the field events with the men's and women's long jump and men's weight throw, while the women's 60-meter hurdles will kick off action on the track.

Szczech Runs Nation's 10th-Fastest Time in 5,000 Feb 4, 2011

Senior distance runner Nick Szczech recorded the nation's 10th-fastest time in the 5,000-meter run Friday evening at the Meyo Invitational to win the event in 14:17.52 on the first day of competition.

Golden Eagles Head to Meyo Invitational Feb 3, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will head to Notre Dame, Ind., this weekend to participate in the Meyo Invitational on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 4-5. hosted by Notre Dame.

Men's 3,000 Runners Move Into MU Record Book Jan 29, 2011

A record-setting day in the men's 3,000-meter run paced the Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads as they concluded action Saturday afternoon at the Bill Bergan Invitational at Iowa State University.

Golden Eagles Head to Bill Bergan Invitational Jan 27, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads return to action Saturday at the Bill Bergan Invitational in Ames, Iowa. The meet at the Lied Recreation Center is set to begin at 9:30 a.m. with the men's weight throw and conclude following the women's 1,600-meter relay around 4 p.m.

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The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads fell to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in dual meet action Saturday at the Klotsche Center.

Track & Field Heads to Dual Meet at Milwaukee Jan 20, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will head across town to take on the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in dual meet action Saturday morning at the Klotsche Center. The meet will begin at 10 a.m. with the men's shot put and high jump and the women's long jump and pole vault. The track events will follow at approximately 12:30 p.m. with the women's 60-meter hurdles.

Track Teams See Success, First Place Finishes at Badger Classic Jan 15, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads competed in their first meet of 2011 at the Badger Track Classic in Madison, Wis. all day Saturday. For the Golden Eagles, Lauren Darnall and Blake Johnson finished in first place in the pole vault and 3,000-meter run, respectively.

Golden Eagles Take Aim at Badger Track Classic Jan 14, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads will compete in their first meet of 2011 Saturday at the Badger Track Classic in Madison, Wis. MU will begin competition at the Camp Randall Memorial Sports Center Saturday at 11 am. with the women's pole vault and weight throw along with the men's and women's long jump.

Marquette Track & Field Season Preview: Sprints/Jumps Jan 13, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads got a good glimpse of their future Dec. 3 at Notre Dame's Blue and Gold Invitational as the sprinters and jumpers got off to a fast start to begin the season.

Marquette Track & Field Season Preview: Distance Jan 11, 2011

The Marquette distance group is the most experienced on the track and field roster as it returns most of its top runners from 2010, including four athletes who competed in the West Preliminary Round of the 2010 NCAA Championships.

Marquette Track & Field Season Preview: Throwers Jan 5, 2011

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squad will turn to a talented but relatively inexperienced group of throwers in 2011 after losing program stalwarts Jeff Kluge and Rachel Thiel to graduation. Kluge and Thiel both qualified for the West Preliminary Round of the 2010 NCAA Championships in the hammer throw and shot put, respectively and were mainstays in the BIG EAST Championships over the course of their careers in Blue and Gold.

Lauren Darnall Sets Marquette Pole Vault Record Dec 3, 2010

Junior pole vaulter Lauren Darnall shattered the Marquette University track and field school record Friday evening with a height of 12 feet, 8 3/4 inches (13.88 meters) at the Blue and Gold Invitational in Notre Dame, Ind.

Track & Field Begins Indoor Campaign Friday at Notre Dame Dec 2, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads will kick off the 2010-11 indoor season Friday at the Notre Dame Blue and Gold Invitational. The meet will begin at 4 p.m. CT at the Loftus Sports Center in Notre Dame, Ind.

Captain's Blog: Blake Johnson - Nov. 18, 2010 Nov 18, 2010

Marquette men's cross country runner Blake Johnson recaps his thoughts on the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in Rochester, Mich., and the thrill of competing once again in his home state.

Track & Field Selects 2010-11 Team Captains Nov 17, 2010

The Marquette University's men's and women's track and field squads announced their team captains for the 2010-2011 season. The men's team selected Joe Kohut, Tyler O'Brien and Brice Cleland, while the women elected Olivia Johnson, Alyssa Stevens and Catherine Benage.

Marquette Men Best Regional Ranking with 10th-Place Finish Nov 13, 2010

The Marquette University men's cross country team improved upon its regional ranking of 14 to finish 10th at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Saturday afternoon at the Katke-Cousins Golf Course in Rochester, Mich. The women notched a 16th-place finish and were led by senior Olivia Johnson in 49th place with a career-best 6k time of 21:50.2.

Cross Country Competes Saturday at NCAA Great Lakes Regional Nov 12, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams will return to action Saturday, Nov. 13 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional meet in Rochester Hills, Mich. Competition will begin on the Katke-Cousins Golf Course at noon ET/11 a.m. CT with the women's 6-kilometer race, followed by the men's 10k at 1:15 p.m. ET/12:15 p.m. CT.

Captain's Blog: Peter Bolgert - Nov. 3, 2010 Nov 3, 2010

Marquette men's cross country co-captain Peter Bolgert stopped by GoMarquette.com to provide his thoughts on the 2010 BIG EAST Championships, in preparation for the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in Rochester Hills, Mich.

Golden Eagles Set For BIG EAST Cross Country Championships Oct 29, 2010

The Marquette men's and women's cross country teams will travel to Jamesville, N.Y., to compete in the BIG EAST Conference Championship, hosted by Syracuse University, on Saturday, Oct. 30 at Jamesville Beach Park. The women's race will begin at 10:30 a.m. ET/9:30 a.m. CT while the men's event will start at 11:15 a.m. ET/10:15 a.m. CT.

Track & Field Announces 2011 Indoor and Outdoor Schedules Oct 22, 2010

Head coach Bert Rogers and the Marquette University men's and women's track and field programs have announced their schedules for the 2011 indoor and outdoor seasons. The Golden Eagles will participate in 15 of the same meets from 2010 and will make their return to the Drake Relays on April 28-30 for the first time since 2007.

Captain's Blog: Brice Cleland - Oct. 20, 2010 Oct 20, 2010

Marquette men's cross country co-captain Brice Cleland stopped by GoMarquette.com to provide his thoughts on the 2010 NCAA Pre-National Invitational, in preparation for the BIG EAST Conference Championships on Oct. 30 in Jamesville, N.Y.

Marquette Men 27th, Women 37th at NCAA Pre-Nationals Oct 16, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams competed Saturday afternoon at the NCAA Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind. at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course. The men placed 27th overall in the blue race, while the women were 37th in their own blue race.

Golden Eagles Look For At-Large Points at NCAA Pre-Nationals Oct 14, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country squads return to action Saturday, Oct. 16 at the NCAA Pre-Nationals Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind. The women and men will both take part in the blue division races on Saturday, with the women's race scheduled for 11 a.m. ET/ 10 a.m. CT, while the mens race will begin at 12:10 p.m. ET/11:10 a.m. CT.

Captain's Blog: Olivia Johnson - Oct. 6, 2010 Oct 6, 2010

Marquette women's cross country co-captain Olivia Johnson stopped by GoMarquette.com to provide some insight on the past weekend's competition at the Carthage College and Wisconsin Invitationals, in addition to her thoughts on the upcoming schedule

Cross Country Concludes Action at Wisconsin adidas Invitational Oct 2, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country squads competed Saturday afternoon in the Wisconsin adidas Invitational at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course, where the men placed 18th and the women 17th overall. The men were led by senior Brice Cleland's 64th-place finish in 24:37, while the women were paced by Olivia Johnson (21:39) in 70th place.

Holly Robertson Wins Carthage College Invitational Oct 1, 2010

Marquette freshman distance runner Holly Robertson won the Carthage College Invitational Friday afternoon and helped the MU women to a first-place finish in the 6-kilometer race at the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course. The men also competed and finished second behind Carthage College.

Marquette Men Second, Women Third at National Catholic Invitational Sep 17, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams concluded competition Friday at the National Catholic Invitational with second and third place finishes, respectfully. The men were led by sophomore Jack Senefeld's seventh-place finish in 24:59, while he women were paced by senior Olivia Johnson, who finished seventh in 18:02.

Track & Field Announces 2010 Team Awards Sep 14, 2010

Marquette University track and field throwers Jeff Kluge and Rachel Thiel took home most valuable athlete honors at the team's annual awards dinner Saturday evening. Other track and field athletes recognized were Peter Bolgert and Lauren Darnall (Most Improved); Kyle Winter and Chanel Franklin (Freshmen of the Year); and Michael O'Brien and Jayne Grebinski (Academic Awards).

Olivia Johnson Claims Badger Classic Title Sep 3, 2010

The Marquette men's and women's cross country teams each finished second at the Badger Classic Friday afternoon, while senior Olivia Johnson captured the women's race with a time of 14:20.

2010 Cross Country Podcasts Sep 1, 2010

Throughout the 2010 season, head coach Mike Nelson will sit down with Marquette Radio for a podcast reviewing past meets and looking ahead to upcoming contests.

Track and Field To Hold 2010-11 Team Tryouts Aug 20, 2010

The Marquette University track and field will host open tryouts for all students Sept. 7-10 at the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track and Field Facility and the MU Throws Field.

Track and Field Adds 15 For 2010-11 Aug 19, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field programs have announced the addition of 15 student-athletes for 2010-11. All 15 will have four years of eligibility remaining when they arrive on campus to begin the 2010-11 school year.

Track and Field Adds 15 For 2010-11 Aug 19, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field programs have announced the addition of 15 student-athletes for 2010-11. All 15 will have four years of eligibility remaining when they arrive on campus to begin the 2010-11 school year.

Kyle Cameron Joins Cross Country and Track & Field Coaching Staffs Aug 19, 2010

Marquette University head cross country coach Mike Nelson has announced the addition of Kyle Cameron as an assistant coach with the cross country and track and field squads. Cameron will assist the track and field program with the middle and long distance runners.

Kyle Cameron Joins Cross Country and Track & Field Coaching Staffs Aug 19, 2010

Marquette University head cross country coach Mike Nelson has announced the addition of Kyle Cameron as an assistant coach with the cross country and track and field squads. Cameron will assist the track and field program with the middle and long distance runners.

Six Earn All-Academic Honors From USTFCCCA Jul 29, 2010

Six of the eight Marquette University track and field student-athletes to compete in the West Regional of the 2010 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships were named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Track and Field Team.

Six Earn All-Academic Honors From USTFCCCA Jul 29, 2010

Six of the eight Marquette University track and field student-athletes to compete in the West Regional of the 2010 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships were named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Track and Field Team.

Connor Callahan Set For USA Junior Nationals Jun 24, 2010

Marquette University freshman distance runner Connor Callahan will compete Friday, June 25 at 9 p.m. in the 10,000-meter run at the 2010 USA Junior Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa.

Brice Cleland Named BIG EAST Scholar-Athlete Excellence Award Winner For Men's Cross Country Jun 16, 2010

Junior cross country runner Brice Cleland was named the 2009-10 BIG EAST Conference Scholar-Athlete Excellence Sport Award winner for men's cross country, the league announced Wednesday. Cleland, a triple major in exercise science, psychology and theology, is the only Marquette student-athlete to earn the honor which recognizes academic and athletic achievement as well as community service.

Brice Cleland Named BIG EAST Scholar-Athlete Excellence Award Winner Jun 16, 2010

Junior cross country runner Brice Cleland was named the 2009-10 BIG EAST Conference Scholar-Athlete Excellence Sport Award winner for men's cross country, the league announced Wednesday. Cleland, a triple major in exercise science, psychology and theology, is the only Marquette student-athlete to earn the honor which recognizes academic and athletic achievement as well as community service.

Olivia Johnson's 4:28.59 Not Enough To Advance May 27, 2010

Junior Olivia Johnson ran her second-fastest time of the season in the first round of 1,500-meter run at the West Preliminary Round of the 2010 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Thursday afternoon. Johnson's time of 4:25.59 and 32nd-place finish left her short of qualifying for Saturday's quarterfinals, as only the top-24 runners advanced.

Golden Eagles Send Eight to NCAA Preliminary Round May 21, 2010

Eight Marquette University track and field student-athletes will compete in the NCAA Division I 2010 Outdoor Track and Field Championships - West Preliminary Round on May 27-29 in Austin, Texas, the NCAA announced Friday afternoon. It is the most participants MU has ever sent to regional competition since the format began in 2003.

Blake Johson Records Personal-Best Time in Steeplechase May 14, 2010

Sophomore Blake Johnson ran a personal-best time of 9:05.30 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the North Central College Dr. Keeler Invitational Friday evening to move closer to qualification for the 2010 NCAA West Preliminary Round.

Nick Szczech PRs in 10,000 Meters May 14, 2010

Marquette junior distance runner Nick Szczech finished second in the 10,000-meter run at the North Central College Dr. Keeler Invitational, posting a time of 30:32.10 to put him on the cusp of the NCAA West Preliminary Round field.

Last Chance Meets Highlight Weekend For Track and Field May 12, 2010

One final weekend remains for the Marquette University men's and women's track and field athletes looking to qualify for the 2010 NCAA West Preliminary Round in Austin, Texas. Selected athletes will compete Thursday, May 13 and Friday, May 14 at the North Central College Dr. Keeler Invitational and the Louisville Twilight meet.

Golden Eagles Head to Wisconsin Twilight May 7, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track & field squads will travel to the University of Wisconsin Saturday, May 8, to compete in the Wisconsin Twilight Invitational at the Dan McClimon Memorial Track Complex. The event will begin with the women's hammer throw at 1:30 p.m., and conclude following the men's 4x400-meter relay around 8:40 p.m.

2010 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships Begin Friday Apr 29, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads will travel to Cincinnati this weekend for the 2010 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships. Events will begin Friday morning at Gettler Stadium with the heptathlon and decathlon and continue Saturday and Sunday with the remaining competitions.

Marquette Twilight Set For Saturday at the Valley Apr 22, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads will host the Marquette Twilight, their second home meet of the 2010 outdoor campaign, Saturday at the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track and Field Facility at Valley Fields. Events will begin at 11 a.m. with the men's javelin at the Marquette Throws Field (6th Street & Canal) and begin at 2 p.m. at the Shimek Track (1818 W. Canal Street) with the high jump, pole vault, and long jump.

Verdoliva and Hackett move into MU Top 10 Apr 16, 2010

Senior Sarah Verdoliva and sophomore Jack Hackett moved up the top-10 lists in school history as a few select members of the Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads competed Friday afternoon at the Mount San Antonio College Relays.

Jayne Grebinski and Peter Bolgert PR at Mt. SAC Relays Apr 15, 2010

On the first night of competition at the Mount San Antonio College Relays, senior Jayne Grebinski and junior Peter Bolgert improved their personal bests in the 3,000-meter steeplechase and move towards qualifying for the NCAA Regional Championships.

Golden Eagles Split Squad For Upcoming Weekend Apr 14, 2010

The Marquette University track and field squads will split up this weekend and head to various meets around the country. With only next weekend's Marquette Twilight standing between them and the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships, the Golden Eagles are looking to improve their current standing and record some new BIG EAST qualifying marks.

Golden Eagles Conclude Lee Calhoun Invitational Apr 10, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads wrapped up competition Saturday afternoon at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational. The women's squad placed second overall with 130.33 points, while the men finished seventh.

Day One Concludes at Lee Calhoun Invitational Apr 9, 2010

Led by victories in the men's and women's sprint medley relays and new BIG EAST-qualifying marks from Laurie Dalrymple and Eric Matuszewski, the Marquette track and field squads wrapped up day one at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational Friday.

Marquette Splits Dual Meet with Milwaukee Apr 2, 2010

The Marquette University men's track and field squad defeated Wisconsin-Milwaukee 95-88, while the women fell to the Panthers, 96.5-94.5, Friday afternoon at the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track and Field Facility at Valley Fields.

Track and Field Inks 10 Student-Athletes for 2010-11 Mar 29, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field programs have announced the signing of 10 student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent. All 10 will have four years of eligibility remaining when they arrive on campus to begin the 2010-11 school year.

Grebinski and Hackett Headline Busy Weekend for Track and Field Mar 25, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will split their squads this weekend and head to different parts of the country. While most student-athletes will head to Carbondale, Ill. for the SIU Spring Classic on Friday and Saturday, a handful of selected distance runners will make the trek to California Friday for the San Francisco State Distance Carnival and the prestigious Stanford Invitational.

Track and Field Set for Final Weekend of Indoor Competition Mar 4, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads will send four student-athletes to the Alex Wilson Invitational and three to the Iowa State NCAA Qualifier this weekend. Competition begins at the Alex Wilson Invitational Friday evening and will continue Saturday morning, while the events at Iowa State will commence Saturday morning.

Marquette Concludes Weekend at BIG EAST Indoor Championships Feb 21, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads finished competition Sunday afternoon at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships at The Armory. As a team, the men finished 12th with 4.50 points, while the women earned 9.50 points to finish 15th.

Track and Field Gears Up For BIG EAST Indoor Championships Feb 18, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads will head to The New Balance Track & Field Center at The Armory in New York City this weekend for the 2010 BIG EAST Indoor Championships. This year marks the 31st anniversary of the BIG EAST Conference Indoor Championships and the third consecutive year that the event has been held at The Armory.

Golden Eagles Use Final Weekend to Prepare for BIG EAST Championships Feb 11, 2010

In a final tune up for the 2010 BIG EAST Indoor Championships the Marquette men's and women's track and field squads return to Bloomington, Ind. for the Hoosier Hills Invitational Friday evening at the Harry Gladstein Fieldhouse. Freshmen Connor Callahan and Spencer Agnew will head to the USA Cross Country Junior Championships on Saturday in Spokane, Wash.

Golden Eagles Use Final Weekend to Prepare for BIG EAST Championships Feb 11, 2010

In a final tune up for the 2010 BIG EAST Indoor Championships the Marquette men's and women's track and field squads return to Bloomington, Ind. for the Hoosier Hills Invitational Friday evening at the Harry Gladstein Fieldhouse. Freshmen Connor Callahan and Spencer Agnew will head to the USA Cross Country Junior Championships on Saturday in Spokane, Wash.

Golden Eagles Head to Hoosier Relays Jan 28, 2010

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads return to action Friday and Saturday at the Hoosier Relays in Bloomington, Ind.

Track and Field Splits Dual Meet With Milwaukee Jan 23, 2010

Freshman Kyle Winter's anchor leg of the 1,600-meter relay helped the Marquette men's track and field squad hold off the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Saturday afternoon in dual meet action. The men claimed a 70-68 victory over the Panthers, while the MU women dropped an 80-57 decision to their counterparts from Milwaukee.

2009-10 Track & Field Ready For Challenges Jan 13, 2010

The Marquette men's and women's track and field squads dive fully into the indoor season Saturday morning at the Badger Quadrangular in Madison, Wis. The program heads into this season with big expectations for a talented senior class and underclassmen looking to make their respective marks at MU.

Throwers Head To Iowa State For Friday's Holiday Preview Dec 10, 2009

The throwers from the Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will compete in the Cyclone Holiday Preview Friday at Iowa State University. The Golden Eagles will compete only in the shot put and weight throw, which will begin at 2 p.m. at the Lied Recreation Center.

Seven Golden Eagles Earn Titles At Blue & Gold Invitational Dec 5, 2009

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads took home seven individual titles Friday evening at the Blue and Gold Invitational. In their first indoor event of the 2009-10 season, the Golden Eagles appeared in midseason form.

Track & Field Opens Indoor Season Friday Evening Dec 3, 2009

The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams open the 2009-10 indoor season Friday at the Blue and Gold Invitational in Notre Dame, Ind.The field events begin at 4 p.m. Central Time, while action on the track will start at 5 p.m.

Golden Eagles Head To NCAA Regional Looking To Extend Season Nov 12, 2009

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country squads will look to extend their seasons Saturday afternoon at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in Bloomington, Ind., at the Indiana University Championship Cross Country Course.The men's 10,000-meter race is scheduled to begin at noon Eastern Time/11 a.m. Central Time, followed by the women's 6,000-meter race at 1:15 p.m. ET/12:15 p.m. CT.

Golden Eagles Ready To Host First Cross Country Conference Championship Since 1996 Oct 27, 2009

The Marquette University men's and women's cross country squads will host the 2009 BIG EAST Cross Country Championships Saturday in Kenosha, Wis., at the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course. The event will kick off with the men's 8k race at 11 a.m. followed by the women's 6k race at 11:50 a.m. Check-in and a coaches meeting is expected to begin around 9:30 a.m., with the awards ceremony expected to commence around 1 p.m.

Cross Country Set For Pre-Nationals Invitational Oct 16, 2009

The Marquette cross country squad will travel to Terre Haute, Ind., this weekend to compete in the 2009 Indiana State University Pre-Nationals Invitational at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center. The Golden Eagles will be joined by a myriad of nationally ranked squads, including eight of the top-10 nationally ranked men's teams and seven of the top-10 women's squads.

Cross Country Prepared For Saturday's Wisconsin adidas Invitational Oct 2, 2009

The Marquette University cross country squad will travel to Verona, Wis., Saturday to compete in the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational. The meet, which will be held at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course at University Ridge, will begin with the men's 8k race at 11 a.m., followed by the women's 5k race at 11:45 a.m.

Post-Meet Podcast With Head Cross Country Coach Mike Nelson Sep 30, 2009

Marquette head cross country coach Mike Nelson sits down this week with Marquette Radio (WMUR) sports director Robbie Shimp for his post-meet coach's show podcast. Nelson discusses the team's previous meet at the Midwest Collegiate Open and the upcoming meet on Sat., Oct. 3 at the Wisconsin Inter-Regional meet.

Marquette Men Finish Second, Women Third At Midwest Collegiate Open Sep 19, 2009

The Marquette cross country squad concluded competition at the Midwest Collegiate Open Saturday afternoon at the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course. The men's team placed second behind Louisville with 74 total places, while the women barely lost a closely-contested meet, finishing with 47 total places, only four behind both Louisville and West Virginia.

Cross Country Ready For Midwest Collegiate Open Saturday Sep 17, 2009

The Marquette University cross country squad will travel to Kenosha, Wis., Saturday to take part in the Midwest Collegiate Open at the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course. The women's 5K race will begin at noon followed by the men's 8K race at 12:45 p.m.

Marquette Cross Country To Host Alumni Run And Barbecue Saturday morning Aug 28, 2009

The Marquette cross country squad begins preparation for the 2009 season Saturday afternoon at Bayview Park with its second annual Alumni Run. The run will begin with the women's race at 10 a.m., followed by the men at 10:30 a.m. A barbecue will be hosted by the team following the run with cross country and track and field alumni welcomed back for both events.

Jayne Grebinski Named To USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Jul 13, 2009

Marquette University distance runner Jayne Grebinski was named to the 2009 United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division I Women's All-Academic Track and Field Team. The honor marks the second-straight year that Grebinski has been named to the squad after earning the same distinction in 2008.

Golden Eagle Q&A With Patrick Keeley Jul 10, 2009

Freshman distance runner Patrick Keeley competed on June 28 at the USA Junior Track & Field National Championships and recorded the top finish among Marquette's competitors, placing fifth in the 10,000-meter run with a time of 31:55.66. He recently sat down with GoMarquette.com to discuss his experience at Nationals and his freshman year in general.

Track & Field Sends Four To USA Junior Championships Jun 23, 2009

Marquette track and field athletes Lauren Benjamin, Kate Horan, Patrick Keeley and Courtney Kelly will take part in the 2009 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships June 25-28 at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. Live video of the Junior Nationals and National Championships will be available at www.usatf.org as well as nationally televised on June 26-28 on ESPN and NBC.