Meyer voted as NACC player of the week

MILWAUKEE – Senior Sean Meyer of Marian University baseball has been voted as the NACC player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league. Meyer (Oconomowoc, Wis.) had a big week at the plate for Marian, hitting 11-of-20 (.550) with four multi-hit games. He also slugged .850 over five […]

Gerlach notches NACC defensive player of the week award

MILWAUKEE – Senior Tommy Gerlach of Marian University men’s lacrosse has been named the NACC defensive player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league. Gerlach (Verona, Wis.) had a dominating performance as Marian defeated Illinois Tech, 19-7, on April 10. He finished with a career-best 15 ground balls […]

Updated changes to Sabre athletics schedule

Current field conditions have led to more changes to the Marian University athletics schedule. Baseball – Due to current field conditions, the Marian University baseball doubleheader against Concordia Wisconsin scheduled for today has been postponed to Tuesday, April 13 for a 1 p.m. first pitch. Softball – The Concordia Wisconsin and Marian series continues to […]

Marian women’s tennis sweeps Dominican for first win

OSHKOSH, Wis. – Marian University women’s tennis (1-4, 1-3 NACC) swept Dominican 9-0 for their first win of the season. Marian opened strong against the Stars only dropping one set between the three doubles matches.  Emma Lewandowski and Carly Paulson earned an 8-0 win at the top flight with Aeryn Olson and Katrina Pokorny sweeping […]

Marian baseball splits first NACC twin bill of season at CUW

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University baseball (5-15, 1-1 NACC) split with Concordia Wisconsin to open NACC play. Marian was able to put together three big innings to earn an extra-innings victory in game one by a 10-7 final.  After CUW plated a run in the first, sophomores Robbie Knorr and Riley Palmquist each brought in […]

Sabre men’s soccer drops defensive battle to MSOE 2-1

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s soccer (3-4-0, 3-4-0 NACC) fell just short on the road being defeated by MSOE 2-1. It was a physical game with five total yellow cards being handed out.  The Raiders outshot Marian 11-6 in the opening stanza and netted the only goal of the half in the 27th minute.  Just […]

Marian men’s lacrosse snaps skid with 19-7 win at IIT

CHICAGO – Marian University men’s lacrosse (4-4, 1-2 NACC) snapped a three-game losing streak defeating Illinois Tech 19-7. The Sabres trailed the Scarlet Hawks early at 2-1 but Marian would score five unanswered to take a 6-2 lead in the first quarter.  After scoring another pair of goals just 10 seconds apart to close out […]

Marian women’s golf opens season with home invite

Marian University women’s golf shot their lowest round since 2016 with a 409 to finish in sixth in their home invite. Morgan Hernandez was able to pace the Sabres and finished in a tie for 10th after carding a 93.  Just one stroke behind her was Ashley Graves who shot a 94 to finish in […]

Weather causes several changes to weekend schedule

With plenty of rain in the forecast, the Marian University athletic schedule for the weekend has seen several changes. Women’s Tennis – Marian University women’s tennis was scheduled to play at Edgewood Saturday, April 11, but that NACC match has been moved to today, Friday, April 9, for a 6:45 p.m. start. Men’s Golf – […]

Welk collects NACC player of the week award

MILWAUKEE – Sophomore Ashley Welk of Marian University women’s soccer has been selected as the NACC offensive player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league. Welk (Mount Prospect, Ill.) posted her first multi-goal game of the season to lead Marian past Wisconsin Lutheran 2-0 in their first home […]

Kauffman selected as NACC player of the week

MILWAUKEE – Sophomore Max Kauffman of Marian University men’s soccer has been selected as the NACC offensive player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league. Kauffman (Crystal Lake, Ill.) posted the first multiple-goal game of his career as the Sabres completed a season sweep of Wisconsin Lutheran with […]

Marian athletics now allowing limited capacity at all home events

Marian University athletics will now be allowing a limited capacity of in-person attendance for all home events. At all home Marian University events fans will be required to wear masks at all times and practice social distancing.  Spectators should not come to a game if they are exhibiting any COVID-19 symptoms.  Sabre athletics remains committed […]

Sabre baseball drops pair of tight games to CUC

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University baseball (3-13, 0-0 NACC) dropped another pair of tight games falling to Concordia Chicago 8-2 and 12-11. Marian led early against the Cougars after senior Sean Meyer drove in a run with a single in the third.  Sophomore Robbie Knorr made the Sabre lead 2-0 with run-producing single in […]

Muise and Dreifuerst earn Sabre of the Month awards for March

A pair of sophomores have been named the Sabres of the Month for March with Monica Dreifuerst of women’s volleyball and Colby Muise of men’s hockey earning the award. Muise (Yarmouth, N.S.) was dominant between the pipes in March and helped lead Marian to their first NCHA Harris Cup championship since 2002.  For the month, […]

Marian women’s soccer wins home opener 2-0 against WLC

Marian University women’s soccer (2-2-0, 2-2-0 NACC) defeated WLC 2-0 in their first home game of the season. The Sabres dominated early and were able to convert a goal at the 18:36 mark when sophomore Ashley Welk collected a blocked shot and chipped a shot over the WLC keeper.  The goal capped off a half […]

Sabre men’s lacrosse drops NACC opener 10-5 to MSOE

Marian University men’s lacrosse (3-3, 0-1 NACC) could never find their groove and fell to MSOE to open NACC play by a 10-5 final. The Raiders found the back of the net three times in the opening quarter and held the Sabres scoreless through 15 minutes.  Marian was able to cut their deficit down to […]

Marian men’s soccer earns first win with 2-0 shutout of WLC

Marian University men’s soccer (1-2-0, 1-2-0 NACC) earned their first victory of the season defeating Wisconsin Lutheran 2-0 at home. Sophomore Chase Hayden opened the scoring in the 12th minute when he bent in a shot from the top of the box, his second goal of the season, with an assist from freshman Giuliano Corazzina.  […]

Sabre baseball drops pair at Benedictine

LISLE, Ill. – Marian University baseball (3-7, 0-0 NACC) dropped a pair of games to Benedictine on the road with final scores of 4-2 and 16-10. The Sabres had a slow start in the opener and it ended playing a big factor at the end.  Benedictine was able to score a fun in the first […]

Marian men’s volleyball bounces back with sweep of IIT

CHICAGO – Marian University men’s volleyball (8-2, 7-2 NACC) snapped a quick two-match skid defeating Illinois Tech in straight sets with set scores of 25-14, 25-19, and 25-18. The Sabre offense didn’t have a problem with IIT all night in the win and come out swinging from the start.  Marian jumped out to a 9-5 […]

Horman selected as NACC player of the week

MILWAUKEE – Junior Erik Horman of Marian University men’s lacrosse has been voted as the NACC player of the week, as selected by the sports information directors of the league. Horman (Appleton, Wis.) had an eight-point game as Marian defeated Augustana (Ill.) 23-10 at home. He had five goals, including three in the second half, […]

Gates earns NACC player of the week selection

MILWAUKEE – Junior Josh Gates of Marian University baseball has been named the NACC position player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league. Gates (Santee, Calif.) Gates went 7-for-17 (.412) at the plate with a .706 slugging percentage over four games last week. He went 3-for-6 to open […]

Marian women’s bowling earns inaugural CCIW conference championship

RACINE, Wis. – Marian University women’s bowling earned the inaugural CCIW conference championship in just year two of their program. The Sabres dominated CCIW action all season long earning the regular-season championship.  Marian went 20-1 during the regular season breaking 900 eight times including a season-best score of 1,017 against Carthage during the opening weekend […]

Marian softball splits on the road at Rockford

LOVES PARK, Ill. – Marian University softball (5-3, 0-0 NACC) defeated Rockford 17-5 in game one but settled for a split falling in the finale 14-6 in six innings. After a pair of scoreless innings, Marian managed to put four runs on the scoreboard in the top of the third highlighted by a two-run home […]

Marian men’s lacrosse dominates Augustana (Ill.) 23-10

Marian University men’s lacrosse (3-1, 0-0 NACC) outscored Augustana (Ill.) in all four quarters en route to a 23-10 win at home. The Sabres and Vikings opened the game each scoring a pair of goals, but the Sabres would dominate the remainder of the opening half.  Marian outscored the Vikings 4-1 the remainder of the […]

Sabre men’s volleyball defeated by Rockford in five sets

Marian University men’s volleyball (7-2, 6-2 NACC) was defeated in five sets by Rockford with set scores of 25-19, 10-25, 17-25, 27-25, and 15-13. After a back-and-forth start to the match, a 5-1 run for Rockford proved to be the difference.  The Regents took a five point lead with their spurt and behind a .294 […]

Harris earns spot on All-NACC honorable mention team

MILWAUKEE – Junior Paris Harris (Hammond, Ind.) has been named to the All-NACC honorable mention team becoming the first Marian women’s basketball student-athlete to earn all-conference recognition since the 2016-17 season. Harris led the Sabres in most categories for the entire season to earn the first all-conference selection of her career.  She averaged a team-best […]

Duo from Marian men’s basketball earn All-NACC recognition

MILWAUKEE – For the first time since the 2014-15 season, a pair of student-athletes from the Marian men’s basketball program have earned All-NACC recognition. Junior David Britton (Hartford, Wis.) led the offense for Marian nearly all season and earned a spot on the All-NACC first team in his first year as a Sabre.  Britton averaged […]

Marian baseball rallies for road split at St. Norbert

DE PERE, Wis. – Marian University baseball (1-3, 0-0 NACC) fell to St. Norbert to open a doubleheader but rallied in game two for an 8-7 victory. A couple of Marian errors proved to play a big factor in a 6-3 loss to open the non-conference twin bill.  The Green Knights were able to score […]

Sabre women’s lacrosse drops season opener 20-10 to UWEC

Marian University women’s lacrosse (0-1, 0-0 NACC) fell to UW-Eau Claire by a 20-10 final in their season opener. The Sabres and Blugolds traded goals to open the game with junior Bayli Mannek and freshman Nicole Stachon each scoring.  The Blugolds then scored five unanswered goals, however, to take a 7-2 lead.  Marian battled back […]

Marian men’s volleyball defeats CUC in four sets

Marian University men’s volleyball (7-0, 6-0 NACC) needed extras twice but defeated Concordia Chicago in four sets with set scores of 27-25, 25-18, 18-25, and 26-24. The Sabres jumped out to an early 7-3 lead to open the match and brought that lead out to 14-8.  After Marian took a 22-17 lead the Cougars were […]

Rauhut and Ludvigsen sweep NACC softball weekly awards

MILWAUKEE – Senior Paige Rauhut and sophomore Kaley Ludvigsen of Marian University softball have been named the NACC players of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league. Rauhut (McHenry, Ill.) continued to dominate in the circle leading Marian to a 5-1 win in the opener of a doubleheader against […]

Marian athletics updated fan policy for outdoor events

Marian University athletics has announced the continuation of their policy to not allow in-person attendance for the beginning of spring sports. This decision was made to protect the safety and well-being of not only the Marian University community but visiting teams as well.  With the limitations our outdoor facilities are currently under, it was determined […]

Marian men’s hockey dominates CUW 3-0 to earn No. 2 seed

Marian University men’s hockey (7-7-0, 5-3-0 NCHA) clinched the No. 2 seed in the North division for the NCHA Harris Cup playoffs after a 3-0 win over CUW. The Sabres came out firing in the first two periods outshooting the Falcons 13-5 in the first period and 18-4 in the second.  Freshman Mason Richey opened […]

Marian men’s volleyball cruises past WLC in straight sets

Marian University men’s volleyball (6-0, 5-0 NACC) earned their fifth sweep of the season defeating Wisconsin Lutheran 25-13, 25-9, and 25-14. Wisconsin Lutheran opened the first set with a 5-4 lead, but the Sabres quickly recovered going on a 17-6 run to jump ahead 21-11.  Marian would score the final four points of the set […]

Sabre men’s hockey drops series opener to CUW 3-1

In a clean game that saw zero penalties, Marian University men’s hockey (6-7-0, 4-3-0 NCHA) dropped the series opener to CUW by a 3-1 final. Each team found the back of the net once in the first four minutes of the opening period with the Falcons striking first.  Freshman Mateo Albinati was able to tie […]

Schwoerer to take over Marian tennis programs

Patrick Schwoerer has been selected to become the head coach of the Marian men’s and women’s tennis programs. “It is an honor and a privilege to be coaching for a program such as Marian and in the community of Fond du Lac,” commented Schwoerer.  “Looking back while I was playing for Marian University, I would […]

Britton earns NACC player of the week award

Junior David Britton has been selected as the NACC player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league. Britton (Hartford, Wis.) earns the award after a strong weekend to close out his first season as a Sabre that resulted in a sweep of Lakeland. Britton scored 19 in the […]

Sabre women’s basketball falls at Lakeland 70-56

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. – Marian University women’s basketball (2-10, 2-10 NACC) fell in the finale of their Lakeland series by a 70-56 final. The Muskies were able to build a lead early jumping ahead 16-5 in the first five minutes of the game.  The Sabres would battle back to cut their deficit down to seven by […]

Sabre baseball shutout 3-0 in season opener against Millikin

DECATUR, Ill. – Marian University baseball (0-1, 0-0 NACC) fell to Millikin in their season opener by a 3-0 final in non-conference action. The Sabres had an opportunity to score first in the top of the fourth with three-consecutive singles after a quick two outs, but Marian wasn’t able to cash in with a fourth-straight […]

Marian men’s basketball dominates Lakeland 77-49

Marian University men’s basketball (3-7, 2-7 NACC) dominated on both ends of the court in a 77-49 victory over Lakeland. The Sabres came out shooting and could not miss as Marian made 10 of their first 13 shots to take a 23-6 lead with 11:32 left to play in the first half.  A pair of […]

Marian men’s hockey defeats CSS in series opener 3-2

DULUTH, Minn. – Marian University men’s hockey (6-5-0, 4-1-0 NCHA) defeated St. Scholastica 3-2 to open an NCHA road series. The Sabres were able to start fast with sophomore Jack Sampson scoring the lone goal of the period at the 5:40 mark.  The goal was his fourth of the season and he was assisted by […]

Marian men’s volleyball sweeps Edgewood in NACC action

MADISON, Wis. – Marian University men’s volleyball (4-0, 3-0 NACC) defeated Edgewood 25-19, 25-19, and 25-18 to sweep the Eagles in NACC action. The Sabres opened with a 5-4 lead to open the first set before using an 11-5 run to take a commanding 16-9 advantage.  The Eagles were able to cut their deficit down […]

Mueller earns second CCIW bowler of the week selection

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Senior Samantha Mueller has been named the CCIW bowler of the week for the second time this season. Mueller (Fond du Lac, Wis.) bowled games of 225 and 211 in the traditional contests for a 218 average on Saturday at Castle Lanes in Racine, Wisconsin. She had 29 strikes in 52 frames […]

Muise selected as NCHA defensive player of the week

DULUTH, Minn. – Sophomore Colby Muise has been selected as the NCHA defensive player of the week after helping Marian retain possession of the Battle of Highway 41. Muise (Yarmouth, N.S.) played a pivotal role for the Sabres in net, despite not making either start. Muise came in relief for both games against Lawrence posting […]

Marian men’s volleyball stays unbeaten with sweep of CUW

Marian University men’s volleyball (3-0, 2-0 NACC) earned a hard-fought sweep of Concordia Wisconsin with set finals of 25-23, 28-26, and 25-16. Marian opened the match with a 13-11 lead and went on a 6-1 run to go ahead 19-12 and force a CUW timeout.  The Sabres maintained their lead but the Falcons were able […]

Sabre women’s basketball drops finale to MSOE 62-49

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s basketball (2-8, 2-8 NACC) had a higher field goal percentage than MSOE but fell to the Raiders 62-49. The first quarter opened to a 5-5 tie before the Raiders took the first significant advantage of the game with a 7-2 run.  MSOE eventually brought this lead out to a 17-12 […]

Sabre men’s hockey drops Battle of Highway 41 opener 6-2

Marian University men’s hockey (3-5-0, 2-1-0 NCHA) led 2-1 in the second period before five unanswered goals lifted the Vikings to a 6-2 win. A power-play goal from the Vikings opened the scoring for the game but their lead wouldn’t last long.  The Sabres found an equalizer just 3:17 later when sophomore Ty Enns scored […]

Peccioli signs professional deal with Schaumburg Boomers

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. – Former Marian University baseball student-athlete Ty Peccioli has signed a professional contract with the Schaumburg Boomers of the independent Frontier League. “We are extremely proud of Ty for signing a professional deal but more so for the person that he has become,” commented head baseball coach Jordan Baitinger.  “He is indicative of […]

Sabre men’s basketball falls late to CUW 66-56

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University men’s basketball (2-5, 1-5 NACC) settled for a split in the season series with CUW after falling 66-56 in the series finale. The game opened as a tight affair with neither team leading by more than three points and eventually settled at a 15-15 draw.  CUW then went on a […]

Marian men’s hockey sweeps past Finlandia with 6-2 win

Marian University men’s hockey (3-1-0, 2-0-0 NCHA) had a dominating performance in a 6-2 win over Finlandia to secure a sweep of the Lions. Freshman Ty Mosimann opened the scoring for the evening with his first-career goal at the 9:31 mark with assists to freshman Mateo Albinati and junior Nathan Walker.  Albinati then rang in […]

Mueller selected as CCIW bowler of the week

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Senior Samantha Mueller of Marian University women’s bowling has been selected as the CCIW bowler of the week. Mueller helped lead Sabres to a 3-1 record on Saturday, January 30. She averaged 192 in two traditional games with only two open frames out of 22. In the Baker Format, Mueller had five […]

Marian athletics announces Sabres of the Month for January

A pair of juniors have been named the Sabres of the Month for January with Paris Harris earning the nod for women’s basketball and David Britton of men’s basketball earning his first selection. Harris (Hammond, Ind.) led the Sabres in scoring averaging 15.0 points per game, which currently ranks seventh in the NACC, while also […]

Sabre men’s hockey drops finale to Concordia Wisconsin 4-1

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University men’s hockey (1-1-0, 0-0-0 NCHA) had a slow start en route to a 4-1 loss against Concordia Wisconsin on the road. Concordia Wisconsin jumped on the Sabres in the first period outshooting the Sabres 10-8 for the period.  The Falcons were able to score at the 9:07 mark before netting […]

Sabre men’s basketball drops series opener 88-62 to Edgewood

Marian University men’s basketball (1-1, 0-1 NACC) dropped their conference opener falling to Edgewood 88-62. The two squads opened the beginning of the game to a 12-12 stalemate before momentum swung towards Edgewood with the Eagles scoring 13 unanswered to take a 25-12 lead with 7:30 left in the half.  Edgewood led by as much […]