Marian men’s lacrosse tabbed fifth in MLC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University men’s lacrosse received 100 points to finish fifth in the MLC preseason poll, as voted on by the head coaches of the league. Aurora received seven of the 13 first-place votes and 138 total points in the preseason poll to be the favorite to win the league.  The Spartans finished […]

Marian women’s lacrosse picked 10th in MWLC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian Univesity women’s lacrosse received 62 total votes to finish 10th in the Midwest Women’s Lacrosse Conference preseason poll, as voted on by the head coaches of the league. Hamline received 11 of the 14 first-place votes and 167 total points in the preseason poll and was picked as the favorite to […]

Marian men’s volleyball splits home triangular

Marian University men’s volleyball (2-2, 0-1 NACC) defeated Wittenberg in five sets before falling to Lakeland in straight sets to split a home triangular. The Sabre offense had a strong start to the day hitting .320 in the first set against Wittenberg and followed that up with a .389 hitting percentage in the second.  This […]

Marian women’s hockey shuts out Northland 3-0 in series opener

ASHLAND, Wis. – Marian University women’s hockey (4-11-1, 2-5-1 NCHA) opened a non-conference series at Northland with a 3-0 win, their third shutout of the season. Marian was able to open the scoring just 4:03 in when senior Morgan Bolin scored for the third-straight game with an assist to freshman Brooke Anderson.  The goal was […]

Fast start propels Marian men’s hockey to 5-2 win at MSOE

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s hockey (11-4-1, 7-4-0 NCHA) defeated MSOE 5-2 to open an NCHA home-and-home series. The Sabres started strong scoring just 56 seconds in when sophomore Parker Colley scored his sixth of the season with an assist to fellow sophomore Gianni Vitali.  This proved to be the only goal of the period […]

Sabre women’s hockey drops opener to Trine 4-1

Marian University women’s hockey (3-10-1, 2-4-1 NCHA) opened a conference series against Trine falling 4-1. The first saw both offenses start out fast with a total of 31 shots fired on goal in the period.  Trine would find the only goal in the period scoring at the 8:38 mark.  Then just 2:58 into the second […]

Marian women’s basketball cruises past IIT 78-48

Marian University women’s basketball (3-10, 3-6 NACC) returned to the win column defeating IIT 78-48 in NACC action. The Sabres had a strong first half on the defensive end of the court holding the Scarlet Hawks to nine points in the first quarter and only one field goal in the second quarter.  The Marian offense […]

Balk announced as assistant coach for Marian softball

Brooke Balk has been named the assistant coach for the Marian softball coach announced head coach Tony Draves. “We’re very excited to have Brooke join our softball family,” commented Draves.  “She will bring a lot of energy and positivity to the program, and her background in strength and conditioning will help us tremendously when it […]

Marian men’s volleyball picked seventh in NACC preseason poll

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s volleyball received 113 total votes to finish seventh in the NACC preseason poll, as voted on by the sports information directors and head coaches of the conference. Defending champion Benedictine received 14 of the 22 first-place votes to earn the top spot in the poll.  The Eagles picked up 234 […]

Marian baseball and softball announce upcoming camps

Marian University baseball and softball have announced their camp offerings before the upcoming spring season. The Marian baseball program will once again be hosting a weekly hitting and pitching camp as part of their spring training offerings.  The camps will run February 10, 17, and 24 with two hitting sessions, ages 5-10 and 11-18, along […]

Holdiman and Wilson named Sabres of the Month for December

Freshman Madison Holdiman of Marian women’s basketball and junior Justin Wilson of Marian men’s basketball have been named the Sabres of the Month for December. Holdiman (Sheridan, Ill.) continues to have an impact in her first season as a Sabre on both ends of the court.  Holdiman scored a team-best 49 points for the month […]

Marian SAAC collects 3,305 canned food items for Fond du Lac Food Pantry

MILWAUKEE – The 14th edition of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference’s “Cans Across the Conference” effort concluded recently with the league’s 13 member institutions collecting 36,466 items. For a second consecutive year, Marian finished fourth in the conference with Dominican earning the traveling trophy after reaching 8,894 items.  Festival Foods once again partnered with the […]

Wills announced as second Marian men’s volleyball head coach

Tyler Wills has been announced as the second head coach of the Marian University men’s volleyball program announced director of athletics Jason Bartelt. “I am excited to announce Tyler Wills as the next head coach of our men’s volleyball program,” commented Bartelt.  “Tyler is the exact type of person we were looking for with the […]

Syversen named head coach for Marian women’s volleyball program

Erin Syversen has been named the next head coach for the Marian University women’s volleyball program announced director of athletics Jason Bartelt. “I am excited to announce Erin Syversen as the next head coach of our women’s volleyball program,” commented Bartelt.  “Erin brings with her a tremendous track record of success both playing and coaching.  […]

Clark collects NCHA player of the week honor

DULUTH, Minn. – Junior Mary Clark of Marian University women’s hockey has been named the NCHA offensive player of the week, as announced by the league office Tuesday. Clark (Morton Grove, Ill.) had the best weekend of her career leading Marian to a sweep of Finlandia on the road in NCHA action.  She opened the […]

Marian women’s hockey earns first NCHA win 2-1 over Finlandia

HANCOCK, Mich. – Marian University women’s hockey (2-5-1, 1-3-1 NCHA) earned their first conference win defeating Finlandia 2-1. All of the scoring came in the opening period with Finlandia scoring first 5:09 into the game.  Senior Morgan Bolin then lit the lamp for the fifth time this season, assist to freshman Jade Williams, at the […]

Sabre women’s basketball narrowly falls to Lakeland 56-53

Marian University women’s basketball (2-5, 2-2 NACC) suffered their first home loss falling to Lakeland by a 56-53 final. Marian opened the game strong taking a 15-12 lead after the first quarter.  The Lakeland defense buckled down on the Sabres in the second quarter, however, holding Marian to only two field goals.  The Muskies ultimately […]

Sabre men’s hoops falls at Rockford by 87-80 final

ROCKFORD, Ill. – Marian University men’s basketball (1-6, 1-2 NACC) fell on the road by an 87-80 final to Rockford in NACC action. The opening half was back-and-forth with both teams going on runs with neither team holding a comfortable lead.  A layup from freshman Matt Hickey put Marian behind 33-31 with 1:54 left in […]

Hutton nets NCHA offensive player of the week award

DULUTH, Minn. – Junior Dylan Hutton of Marian University men’s hockey has been named the NCHA offensive player of the week, as announced by the league office Tuesday. Hutton (Ajax, Ont.) led the Marian offense as the Sabres went 2-0 in non-conference action last week including a win over then-ranked No. 6 UW-Stevens Point. Hutton […]

Bolin and Gross sweep NCHA weekly honors

DULUTH, Minn. – Seniors Molly Gross and Morgan Bolin of Marian University women’s hockey have been named the NCHA players of the week, as announced by the league office Tuesday. In just her second career start, Gross (Monroe, Wis.) posted her first shutout to lead Marian to a 1-0 victory over Aurora.  Gross made 30 […]

Blanck and Cusey named Sabres of the Month for November

Senior Maggie Cusey of Marian University women’s hockey and senior Conner Blanck of Marian University men’s hockey have been named the Sabres of the Month for November. Cusey (Mankato, Minn.) had a strong month between the pipes for the Sabres to be named the Sabre of the Month.  In three starts for the month, Cusey […]

Marian men’s hockey knocks off No. 6 UW-Stevens Point

STEVENS POINT, Wis. – Marian University men’s hockey (5-3-0, 3-3-0 NCHA) defeated a ranked opponent for the third-straight time with a 4-3 win over No. 6 UW-Stevens Point. The Pointers started off strong scoring the opening goal just 3:33 in and ended up with a 14-7 advantage in shots through 20 minutes.  Marian was able […]

Sabre women’s basketball drops defensive battle to MSOE 43-36

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s basketball (1-4, 1-1 NACC) played well defensively but couldn’t get the offense going in a 43-36 loss at MSOE. Only three field goals were made in the opening quarter showing what kind of defensive battle the game would be.  A three-pointer from freshman Whittney Jackson served as the only points […]

Marian women’s basketball defeats CUC 71-63 in home opener

Marian University women’s basketball (1-3, 1-0 NACC) earned their first victory of the season defeating Concordia Chicago 71-63. A tight first quarter saw Concordia Chicago score four points in the final minute to take a 16-13 advantage at the first stoppage.  Marian wasted no time in the second quarter to retake the lead going on […]

Sabre women’s hockey narrowly falls to CUW 2-1

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University women’s hockey (0-5-0, 0-3-0 NCHA) narrowly fell to Concordia Wisconsin by a 2-1 final in their first road game of the season. All of the scoring for this NCHA game would come in the second period as neither team was able to light the lamp in the first or third […]

Sabre men’s hockey drops defensive battle 2-1 to Lake Forest

Marian University men’s hockey (2-2-0, 1-2-0 NCHA) fell to Lake Forest 2-1 to open a home-and-home NCHA series. The Foresters were able to strike first scoring just 2:29 into the game off of a breakaway opportunity.  Marian dominated most of the period outshooting the Foresters 16-5 but were unable to find the back of the […]

Sabre women’s hockey falls to St. Catherine 6-1

Marian University women’s hockey (0-2-0, 0-0-0 NCHA) outshot St. Catherine 30-29 but fell to the Wildcats by a 6-1 final. The Wildcats opened the scoring with a pair of goals in the first period as they went on to outshoot Marian 10-7 in the first stanza.  Senior Morgan Bolin then cut the Sabre deficit in […]

Marian men’s hockey rallies to defeat No. 8 Adrian 6-3

Marian University men’s hockey (2-0-0, 1-0-0 NCHA) scored four goals on special teams to defeat No. 8 Adrian 6-3 in their NCHA opener. The Bulldogs were able to open fast outshooting Marian 13-8 in the opening period.  Adrian would score on the power play at the 3:08 mark and again at the 18:40 mark to […]

Welk and Jegla earn All-NACC second team selection

MILWAUKEE – Freshman Ashley Welk and junior Tracianne Jegla of Marian University women’s soccer have been named All-NACC second-team selections, as announced by the league office Thursday morning. Welk (Mount Prospect, Ill.) paced the Sabre offense all season long finishing with 14 goals and three assists for a total of 31 points.  In conference games, […]

Hayden named to All-NACC honorable mention team

MILWAUKEE – Freshman Chase Hayden of Marian University men’s soccer has been named to the All-NACC honorable mention team, as announced by the league office Wednesday morning. Hayden (Wauconda, Ill.) led the Sabres with five goals on the season and was second on the squad with 11 total points.  He went on to score four […]

Chernichko earns first NCHA player of the week selection

DULUTH, Minn. – Sophomore Yuri Chernichko of Marian University men’s hockey has been named the NCHA offensive player of the week, as announced by the league office Tuesday morning. Chernichko (Calgary, Alta.) recorded multiple goals lead Marian past UW-Stout 5-4 in their season opener.  Chernichko scored the third Sabre goal as part of a four-goal […]

Marian softball to offer high school elite camp

Marian University softball has announced a high school elite camp for Saturday, Dec. 7 at Lenz Fieldhouse. The Sabre softball program will be offering three sessions; pitching and catching, hitting, and defense.  Campers can attend any or all of the sessions with cost depending on which sessions you attend.  The pitching and catching camp opens […]

Welk and Mills named Sabres of the Month for October

Freshman Ashley Welk of Marian University women’s soccer and senior Brandon Mills of Marian University ACHA Division II hockey have been named the Sabres of the Month for October. Welk (Mount Prospect, Ill.) closed out a dominant freshman campaign with 20 points during the month of October as the Sabres narrowly missed a bid to […]

Sabre men’s soccer drops defensive battle 1-0 to IIT

CHICAGO – Marian University men’s soccer (5-12-1, 2-9-0 NACC) closed out NACC play falling to IIT by a 1-0 final. The Sabre offense would have a tough time getting going in the defeat as the Sabres only managed five shots.  Two of the five shots were on goal with freshmen Chase Hayden and Emanuel Acosta […]

Marian men’s soccer adds road match at Division I Northwestern

EVANSTON, Ill. – Marian University men’s soccer (5-11-1, 2-8-0 NACC) has added a game against NCAA Division I Northwestern to close out the 2019 season. The additional non-conference game is slated for Friday, Nov. 1 with kick-off scheduled for 7 p.m.  This will be the second time in four seasons the Sabres travel to Northwestern […]

Lewandowski and Meyers earn All-NACC honors

MILWAUKEE – Junior Emma Lewandowski and senior Mackenzie Meyers were each named all-conference for singles and doubles announced the league office Monday afternoon. The duo teamed up at the top flight for doubles action all season for the Sabres going 5-7 overall with a 5-4 mark in conference action.  In all five victories, Lewandowski and […]

Sabre men’s basketball picked ninth in NACC preseason poll

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s basketball received 77 total votes to finish ninth in the NACC preseason poll, as voted on by the sports information directors and head coaches of the league. MSOE (21-5 overall, 16-4 NACC), which tied Concordia University Wisconsin for the 2018-19 NACC title, received 261 points and 16 of 23 first-place […]

Marian men’s hockey tabbed third in NCHA preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – After reaching the NCHA Harris Cup semifinals for a fourth-straight season, Marian University men’s hockey received 76 points to finish third in the NCHA preseason poll, as voted on by the head coaches of the league. St. Norbert claimed their 16th regular-season title in program history a season ago and was voted […]

Marian women’s soccer routs WLC 8-2 in NACC win

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s soccer (7-9-0, 5-5-0 NACC) continued their push for a spot in the NACC tournament defeating Wisconsin Lutheran by an 8-2 final. The Sabres didn’t mess around as Marian was able to score three goals in the opening 20 minutes.  Sophomore Kylie Hanley two of the three goals with the first […]

Sabre women’s volleyball swept by CUW at home

Marian University women’s volleyball (5-17, 2-7 NACC) fell to CUW in their final home NACC match of the season with set scores of 25-17, 25-16, and 25-23. The Sabres recorded 11 kills in all three sets and had their most efficient set come in the opener when they outhit CUW with a .205 attack percentage.  […]

Sabre women’s soccer blanked 2-0 by MSOE

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s soccer (5-9-0, 3-5-0 NACC) fell to MSOE by a 2-0 final in NACC action on the road. The Marian offense was able to keep up with the Raiders in the opening half only being outshot 11-6.  MSOE would find the back of the net twice in the half, however, scoring […]

Marian women’s soccer powers past Lakeland with 6-0 shutout

Marian University women’s soccer (5-7-0, 3-3-0 NACC) earned their second-straight shutout defeating Lakeland 6-0. The scoring started early for the Sabres with freshman Ashley Welk scoring goals in the fifth minute and 36th minute to give her nine on the season.  Fellow freshman Megan Harbeck then added to the lead with 1:10 left in the […]

Marian women’s volleyball ends homestand with sweep of Alverno

Marian University women’s volleyball (5-14, 2-5 NACC) ended a six-match homestand defeating Alverno in straight sets with scores of 25-20, 25-17, and 25-20. The opener was tight for most of the set with Marian taking a 13-9 lead before the Inferno scored five-straight points to go ahead 15-13.  Marian eventually tied the set at 18-18 […]

Marian women’s soccer dominates in 8-0 win over Rockford

LOVES PARK, Ill. – Marian University women’s soccer (4-7-0, 2-3-0 NACC) scored six goals in the first half en route to an 8-0 shutout of Rockford. The first pair of goals would come just 43 seconds apart with junior Shannon Coughlin scoring in the 14th minute, assist to freshman Ashley Welk, and freshman Megan Harbeck […]

Sabre women’s volleyball swept by Aurora to open weekend

Marian University women’s volleyball (4-13, 1-3 NACC) opened back-to-back matches with a straight-sets loss to Aurora with set scores of 25-21, 25-16, and 25-13. The Sabres trailed late in the opener by a 23-15 tally but Marian didn’t go away quietly scoring five-consecutive points behind a pair of service aces from senior Sara Komosa and […]

Sabre men’s soccer nearly upsets CUW in 2-1 defeat

Marian University men’s soccer (3-6-1, 0-3-0 NACC) became just the fifth team to score on CUW this season but fell to the Falcons by a 2-1 final. Both Concordia Wisconsin goals saw the Sabres on the end of some bad luck with the first being an attempted pass-back from the Marian defense that found the […]

Sherwood, Bruce named Sabres of the Month for September

Juniors Kyrsten Bruce of Marian University women’s tennis and Jake Sherwood of Marian University men’s golf have been named the Sabres of the Month for September. Sherwood (Las Vegas, Nev.) led the Sabre men’s golf team during the month of September finishing with 683 strokes over nine rounds for a 75.9 stroke average, which currently […]

Marian women’s golf competes at NACC Championship

RACINE, Wis. – Marian University women’s golf finished sixth at the NACC Championship after shooting a 440, 421, and 416 for a three-round total of 1,277. Morgan Hernandez led the Sabres in the first two rounds firing a 98 and 92, the lowest round of the tournament for the Sabres, before a final round 99 […]

Marian men’s golf takes fifth at MSOE Invitational

LAKE GENEVA, Wis. – Marian University men’s golf shot their lowest and third-lowest rounds of the season with a 297 and 304 to finish fifth at the MSOE Invitational. The Sabres opened strong with a 297 in the first round, tied for the second-lowest round in program history.  Trent Thomas led the way for the […]