Regents rally to defeat Sabre women’s basketball

ROCKFORD, Ill. – Marian University women’s basketball (0-6, 0-4 NACC) led at halftime but fell to Rockford by an 81-75 final in NACC action. The Marian offense didn’t hesitate to get things started as the Sabres scored 15 of the first 16 points of the game en route to a 19-11 advantage after the first […]

Vorva and Miller earn Sabre of the Month honors

Senior Hailey Miller of Marian University women’s hockey and junior Hunter Vorva of Marian University men’s hockey have been named the Sabres of the Month for November. Miller (Anoka, Minn.) recorded six points, three goals and three assists, in eight games to lead the Marian offense during the month of November.  After going pointless in […]

Sabre women’s basketball rally falls short versus MSOE

Marian University women’s basketball (0-5, 0-3 NACC) outscored MSOE 14-9 in the third quarter but fell to the Raiders by a 62-50 final. MSOE opened fast taking a 20-14 lead over the Sabres but Marian opened the second half strong to cut into that deficit.  The Sabres were able to open the second quarter with […]

No. 14 Marian men’s hockey shuts out Finlandia

HANCOCK, Mich. – No. 14 Marian University men’s hockey (6-2-1, 5-0-0 NCHA) earned their first shutout of the season defeating Finlandia 2-0. Senior Nick Monfils continued his strong start to the season scoring his fifth goal of the season at the 5:00 mark on the power play.  Fellow senior Lane Valimont assisted the goal for […]

Special teams lead Marian women’s hockey past Finlandia

Marian University women’s hockey (1-7-2, 1-4-2 NCHA) scored in every period as the Sabres defeated Finlandia in their series opener. Marian wasted no time getting the offense started as the Sabres fired 15 shots in the opening frame.  Junior Morgan Bolin opened the scoring with the penalty kill unit on the ice with her first […]

Sabre women’s basketball hangs tight with Concordia Chicago

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University women’s basketball (0-4, 0-2 NACC) dropped the season finale with Concordia Chicago by a 46-35 final. The Sabres were able to hang tight with the Cougars in the opening half as CUC led by a slim 21-20 margin.  Marian outscored the Cougars 12-10 in the second quarter where they […]

Top-ranked Marian ACHA hockey sweeps No. 4 Lindenwood on the road

SAINT CHARLES, Mo. – The regionally-ranked No. 1 Marian ACHA hockey team (18-0-0, 10-0-0 NCHL) swept No. 4 Lindenwood with a pair of 2-1 victories to keep their perfect season alive. In the opener, Marian would be outshot 43-23 but Justin Davidson continued his dominating season stopping 42 shots only allowing one first period goal.  […]

Marian men’s hoops opens season with victory over UW-Superior

The Marian University men’s basketball (1-0, 0-0 NACC) offense looked strong in a 74-66 season-opening win over UW-Superior. The Sabres opened the game strong using a 20-4 run in the first 7:29 of the game to take an early lead.  Senior Will Olewinski capped off the fast start with back-to-back three pointers.  The Yellow Jackets […]

Marian women’s hockey ties with Trine to open series

ANGOLA, Ind. – Marian University women’s hockey (0-5-2, 0-3-2 NCHA) held off a Trine comeback to tie the Thunder 2-2 in the series opener. Neither team was able to light the lamp in the opening period but the Sabres were able to score the first goal of the game 4:31 into the second period.  Senior […]

Sabre women’s basketball drops opener to Concordia Chicago

Marian University women’s basketball (0-1, 0-1 NACC) played even to Concordia Chicago in the first and fourth quarter, but the Cougars pulled away in the middle quarters to defeat the Sabres 68-42. Marian opened the game strong shooting 5-12 (.417) from the field in the opening quarter as the Sabres and Cougars drew even at […]

Vorva repeats as NCHA Defensive Player of the Week

WAUKESHA, Wis. – For a second straight week, junior goalie Hunter Vorva of No. 7/11 Marian University men’s hockey has been named the NCHA Defensive Player of the Week. Vorva (Kalamazoo, Mich.) helped Marian stay perfect on the young season with wins over Lake Forest and Aurora.  He posted a strong weekend in goal, allowing […]

No. 3 Marian ACHA hockey retains Mequon du Lac Cup

FOND DU LAC / MEQUON, Wis. – No. 3 Marian University ACHA hockey (16-0-0, 10-0-0 NCHL) retained possession of the Mequon du Lac Cup after sweeping Concordia Wisconsin with 11-0 and 9-1 finals. Alex Kruger posted a shutout for the Sabres in the opener stopping all 23 shots he would face.  From there, the offense […]

Late push lifts Falcons past Sabre women’s hockey

Marian University women’s hockey (0-5-1, 0-3-1 NCHA) fell to Concordia Wisconsin by a 6-2 final in their series finale. The Sabres hung with the Falcons trading goals to a 2-2 score before the Falcons scored four unanswered goals, the last of which was an empty-net tally.  After an early CUW goal to open the game, […]

No. 12/13 Marian men’s hockey pulls away from Aurora

No. 12/13 Marian University men’s hockey (4-0-0, 4-0-0 NCHA) defeated Aurora 4-1 after holding the Spartans to just 18 shots on goal. The Sabres started things off quickly once again when junior Conner Blanck was able to light the lamp with an assist to senior Jake Howie just 2:50 into the game for his second […]

Sabre women’s hockey skates to tie with CUW

Marian University women’s hockey (0-4-1, 0-2-1 NCHA) earned their first conference point of the season in a 2-2 tie with Concordia Wisconsin. The two squads traded goals in the first and second period before neither offense found the back of the net in the third period and overtime leading to the tie.  The Falcons were […]

No. 12/13 Marian men’s hockey grinds out win over LFC

In a defensive battle, No. 12/13 Marian University men’s hockey (3-0-0, 3-0-0 NCHA) used a late power play goal to defeat Lake Forest 2-1. The Sabres were able to strike first when junior Chris Deprez lit the lamp for the first time this season at the 3:42 mark of the first period.  Freshman Nathan Walker […]

Vorva and Cross named to D3Hockey.com Team of the Week

After already being named the NCHA Players of the Week, juniors Hunter Vorva and Clay Cross of No. 12/13 Marian University men’s hockey have been named to the D3Hockey.com Team of the Week. Vorva (Kalamazoo, Mich.) helped lead Marian to a pair of victories to open the season. Vorva opened the weekend with 20 saves […]

Marian to add men’s and women’s bowling; Mueller named head coach

Marian University director of athletics Jason Bartelt has announced the addition of men’s and women’s bowling to the Sabre athletic department with the two programs beginning competition during the 2019-2020 academic year. “I am extremely excited to be one of the first collegiate institutions in the state of Wisconsin to bring this fast-growing sport to […]

Marian men’s hockey sweeps NCHA weekly awards

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Juniors Hunter Vorva and Clay Cross of No. 12/13 Marian University men’s hockey were named the NCHA Players of the Week after leading the Sabres to wins over Trine and then-ranked No. 2 Adrian. Cross (Glendale, Ariz.) is the NCHA Offensive Player of the Week for the second time in his career […]

Marian ACHA hockey sweeps Aurora to stay perfect

In a match-up of the top two teams from the NCHL a season ago, Marian University ACHA hockey (14-0-0, 8-0-0 NCHL) swept Aurora with final scores of 3-1 in each game. The Sabres scored a goal in every period over the course of the weekend with Brandon Mills opening the scoring in the opener, assists […]

Marian men’s hockey knocks off No. 2 Adrian

ADRIAN, Mich. – For only the third time in program history, Marian University men’s hockey (2-0-0, 2-0-0 NCHA) defeated Adrian by a 4-1 tally. The Sabres were able to open the scoring after a scoreless first period with sophomore Anthony Orubor scoring his first career goal at the 3:44 mark of the second.  Senior Nick […]

Strainis stands on her head in St. Scholastica finale

DULUTH, Minn. – Marian University women’s hockey (0-4-0, 0-2-0 NCHA) was able to force overtime but fell to St. Scholastica by a 1-0 final. The Sabre offense was able to produce 16 shots in the defeat with junior Morgan Bolin leading Marian with five shots.  In the faceoff circle, senior Hailey Miller had a strong […]

Special teams lead Marian men’s hockey past Trine

ANGOLA, Ind. – Marian University men’s hockey (1-0-0, 1-0-0 NCHA) opened the 2018-19 season with a 4-2 road victory over Trine. The Sabre power play unit had a big game in the victory and finished with goals on three of their six power-play opportunities.  After the Thunder took a 1-0 lead into the first intermission, […]

Furious rally falls short for Sabre women’s soccer

CHICAGO – Marian University women’s soccer (9-10-1, 5-5-1 NACC) fell to Illinois Tech by a 4-3 final in the NACC Tournament semifinals. Each team would net a goal in the opening half with junior Charity Hertel netting her second goal of the year for the Sabres.  Each offense had a strong start with IIT holding […]

Sabre women’s hockey drops NCHA opener to CSS

DULUTH, Minn. – Marian University women’s hockey (0-3-0, 0-1-0 NCHA) fell to St. Scholastica 3-0 on the road in their NCHA opener. The Sabre offense was able to create plenty of opportunities as Marian finished with a 28-23 advantage in shots.  Junior Ally Fox led the Sabres with five shots in the game, while fellow […]

Sabre women’s basketball picks up 59 votes in preseason poll

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s basketball has been picked to finish 12th in the NACC according to the preseason poll, as voted on by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors. Defending champion Wisconsin Lutheran College has been selected as the favorite in the race for the 2018-2019 Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference women’s basketball […]

Sabre men’s basketball tabbed 10th in NACC preseason poll

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s basketball has been picked to finish 10th in the NACC this season according to the preseason poll, voted on by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors. Defending champion Aurora University has been selected as the favorite in the race for the 2018-2019 Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference men’s basketball […]

Meerdink earns second team All-NACC selection

MILWAUKEE – Freshman Olivia Meerdink of Marian University women’s soccer has been named to the All-NACC second team as announced by the conference. Meerdink (Oostburg, Wis.) led the Sabres in scoring all season long and finished the year with 33 points stemming from 14 goals and five assists.  The Sabre freshman scored in 11 games […]

Meerdink and Louko earn second team All-NACC recognition

MILWAUKEE – Freshman Olivia Meerdink and senior Reilly Louko of Marian University women’s soccer have been named to the All-NACC second team as announced by the conference. Meerdink (Oostburg, Wis.) led the Sabres in scoring all season long and finished the year with 33 points stemming from 14 goals and five assists.  The Sabre freshman […]

Marian women’s soccer earns second chance at NACC Tournament

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.com) — Due to the use on an ineligible player, the Milwaukee School of Engineering women’s soccer team has forfeited its final three games of the season, including two victories in the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Women’s Soccer Tournament. Pursuant to action taken at an emergency meeting of the league’s Directors of […]

Pair of freshmen earn Sabre of the Month honors

A pair of freshmen in Olivia Meerdink of women’s soccer and Nikita Sokov of ACHA hockey have been named the Sabres of the Month for October. Meerdink (Oostburg, Wis.) capped off a spectacular freshman campaign helping lead the Sabres to a second-consecutive NACC Tournament berth.  For the final month of the season, Meerdink recorded 15 […]

Chacon earns spot on All-NACC second team

MILWAUKEE – Senior Ian Chacon of Marian University men’s soccer has been named to the All-NACC second team as announced by the conference. Chacon (Cicero, Ill.) closed out his Sabre career with another strong season earning All-NACC recognition for the third time in his career. The Sabre keeper went 4-9-2 on the season with all […]

Hartzell and Lewandowski named All-NACC singles

MILWAUKEE – Senior Meg Hartzell and sophomore Emma Lewandowski have been named All-NACC as announced by the conference Wednesday morning. Hartzell (Oshkosh, Wis.) joins elite company being named to the All-NACC singles team for the fourth time in her career.   In her final fall season, Hartzell put together another strong season at the top flight […]

Sabre women’s soccer eliminated from NACC Tournament

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s soccer (8-10-1, 5-5-1 NACC) held the lead at halftime, but a pair of second half goals from MSOE eliminated the Sabres from the NACC Tournament. The Sabres played well in the opening half despite being outshot 10-8.  Senior Alexis Peterson opened the scoring for the game at the 35:50 mark […]

Sabre women’s volleyball forces five but falls to Edgewood

Marian University women’s volleyball (9-15, 4-8 NACC) rallied after dropping the first two sets but fell to Edgewood in a decisive fifth set.  The final set scores would close out at 25-23, 25-15, 22-25, 17-25, and 15-10. The Sabres led for most of the opening set taking a 22-20 advantage after a serving error from […]

Sabre men’s soccer rally falls short in season finale

Marian University men’s soccer (4-10-2, 2-8-1 NACC) scored a pair of second half goals but fell to Edgewood 3-2 in their season finale. The Eagles started fast scoring three goals in the opening half with two of the goals being separated by only 3:38.  The Eagles would hold a 13-2 advantage in shots in the […]

Marian women’s soccer rallies to defeat Benedictine

LISLE, Ill. – Marian University women’s soccer (8-9-0, 5-5-0 NACC) trailed twice but scored four goals in the second half to defeat Benedictine 4-2. The Eagles would manage the only goal in the first half as Benedictine went on to outshoot Marian 13-6.  Freshman Amy Birner stood strong in goal, however, and managed to make […]

Marian men’s hockey tabbed third in NCHA preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – After reaching the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history, Marian University men’s hockey has been picked third in the NCHA preseason poll with 96 points. After claiming their fifth NCAA National Championship in the past 11 seasons, the Green Knights (27-4-1, 15-3-0 NCHA) came out on top with 119 […]

Marian women’s hockey picked sixth in NCHA preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University women’s hockey reached the NCHA Slaats Cup playoffs for the fourth time in the past five seasons and have been picked to reach the postseason again after coming in sixth in the NCHA preseason poll. Adrian College has once again been picked by league coaches to place first in the […]

Marian SAAC to host haunted trails for local food pantries

The Marian University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), in partnership with the Fond du Lac Recreation Department, will be hosting a haunted trail event Friday, October 26th behind Woodworth Middle School in an effort to collect canned goods for local food pantries. The event will feature two time slots with a kid-friendly trail, ages 2-12 recommended, […]

Marian women’s soccer earns crucial shutout of WLC

Marian University women’s soccer (7-9-0, 4-5-0 NACC) shutout Wisconsin Lutheran 6-0 to remain in contention for a NACC Tournament spot. The Sabres started fast scoring a pair of goals separated by only 19 seconds inside the first five minutes of the match.  Freshman Olivia Meerdink opened the scoring with an assist to senior Reilly Louko […]

Sabre men’s soccer shutout by Warriors

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s soccer (4-8-2, 2-6-1 NACC) held Wisconsin Lutheran scoreless in the first half but the Warriors would score three times in the second half to earn a 3-0 win. The Sabres were outshot in the opening half 11-5 but senior Ian Chacon stopped all four shots on goal he faced.  The […]

Sabre men’s soccer ties Rockford from Smith Field

Marian University men’s soccer (4-7-2, 2-5-1 NACC) scored first, but a late equalizer from Rockford led to a 1-1 tie. Neither team found the back of the net in an opening half that saw Rockford outshoot the Sabres 11-2.  The Sabres didn’t waste much time in the second half, however, as their first shot of […]

Marian women’s soccer stops skid against Alverno

Marian University men’s soccer (6-9-0, 3-5-0 NACC) scored 11 goals against Alverno to defeat the Inferno 11-1 in NACC action. The Sabres had three student-athletes record multiple goals as the Marian offense fired 52 shots in the victory.  Freshman Olivia Meerdink had a nine-point game to lead Marian with four goals and one assist.  Sophomore […]

Marian women’s volleyball sweeps away Beloit

BELOIT, Wis. – Marian University women’s volleyball (8-10, 3-5 NACC) earned their fourth sweep of the season defeating Beloit with set scores of 25-14, 25-23, and 25-16. Marian opened the match with their best offensive set of the match hitting .275 with 15 kills to only four errors.  A 12-2 run at the end of […]

Late push lifts Marian men’s soccer past IIT

Marian University men’s soccer (4-7-1, 2-5-0 NACC) rallied with a pair of late goals to defeat IIT 2-0 in NACC play. From a sloppy Smith Field, the Scarlet Hawks jumped out early on the Sabres taking an early 12-7 edge in shots in the first half.  Despite the offense, Marian held IIT scoreless with senior […]

Sabre women’s soccer falls to IIT

CHICAGO – Marian University women’s soccer (5-9-0, 2-5-0 NACC) couldn’t overcome a slow start falling to Illinois Tech 5-1 on the road. The Scarlet Hawks dominated the open half of the game scoring three times and outshooting Marian 24-0.  The Sabres had a much better second half recording 10 shots and holding IIT to 11.  […]

Marian softball to host High School Elite Camp

Marian University softball will be hosting a High School Elite Camp Saturday, December 1st that will offer concentrations in pitching and catching, hitting, and defense. The day begins with a pitching and catching camp that will run from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Catchers will be provided for all pitchers that are in attendance.  The […]

Marian women’s tennis earns Senior Day win against MSOE

Marian University women’s tennis (8-5, 6-2 NACC) inched closer to a berth in the NACC Tournament for a fourth consecutive year after a 7-2 victory against MSOE. The Sabres opened with a pair of victories in doubles action with Meg Hartzell and Celeste Degeneffe earning an 8-2 win at No. 2 and Kristin Houle teaming […]

Marian men’s lacrosse to host ‘Be The Match’ event

Marian University men’s lacrosse is set to take on North Central (Ill.) at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6 from Smith Field for a fall exhibition, but the Sabres will also be hosting an event in support of Be The Match. Be The Match is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to helping patients receive life-saving […]

Stars sweep Sabre women’s volleyball in first home loss

Marian University women’s volleyball (7-9, 3-4 NACC) was defeated at home for the first time this season falling to Dominican 25-21, 25-17, and 25-20. The Sabre offense would have a tough time figuring out the Dominican defense as the Sabres were held to a .045 hitting percentage in the defeat.  Senior Alexandra Meidl had a […]

Raiders start fast to down Sabre men’s soccer

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s soccer (3-6-1, 1-4-0 NACC) fell behind early and couldn’t bounce back being defeated by MSOE 5-1 in NACC play. MSOE jumped out fast on the Sabres netting three goals in the first half as MSOE held a 9-3 shots in advantage.  The Sabres were able to bounce back in the […]

Sabre women’s tennis drops thriller to Carroll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University women’s tennis (7-5, 5-2 NACC) dropped their final non-conference test of the fall season by a 5-4 final to Carroll. The Sabres were able to open with a 2-1 lead after doubles action but the Pioneers were able to rally in singles action to take the victory.  Brenda Ordonez and […]

Fast start not enough for Sabre women’s soccer

Marian University women’s soccer (5-7-0, 2-3-0 NACC) led 1-0 at halftime but fell to MSOE by a 4-1 final in NACC action. Freshman Olivia Meerdink continued to lead the Sabre offense opening the scoring for the game just 4:24 in.  Meerdink received a pass from senior Reilly Louko and beat the keeper for her ninth […]

Sabre women’s volleyball earns road win at Alverno

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s volleyball (7-8, 3-3 NACC) returned to the win column defeating Alverno in four sets with set scores of 25-15, 25-18, 24-26, and 25-22 in NACC action. The Sabres dominated the opening pair of sets with the defense controlling things in the first set and the offense taking over in the […]

Edgewood knocks off Sabre women’s tennis

Marian University women’s tennis (7-4, 5-2 NACC) suffered their first defeat at home falling to Edgewood 7-2. The Sabres would drop all three doubles matches but managed to avoid being shutout by taking the No. 1 and No. 6 singles flights.  Senior Meg Hartzell bounced back after dropping the opening set in a 7-2 tiebreaker […]

Marian women’s tennis defeats Alverno and WLC

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s tennis (7-3, 5-1 NACC) earned a pair of NACC victories defeating Alverno 9-0 and Wisconsin Lutheran 8-1. In their sweep of Alverno, the Sabres won a tough No. 1 doubles flight with Emma Lewandowski and Mackenzie Meyers battling to a 9-7 victory to open the match.  Meg Hartzell and Celeste […]

Penalty kick spoils homecoming for Marian men’s soccer

In a physical game, Marian University men’s soccer (3-5-1, 1-3-0 NACC) fell to Concordia Chicago 1-0 in NACC action. The Sabres benefited from a hand ball in the box to earn a penalty kick in the 13th minute but sophomore Cade Klusendorf would be turned away after trying to go low and to the right.  […]

Transition goals lead Marian women’s soccer past CUC

Marian University women’s soccer (5-6-0, 2-2-0 NACC) evened their conference record behind a 3-2 victory at home against Concordia Chicago. The Sabres struck first with a pair of goals coming in a span of just 2:50.  Freshman Olivia Meerdink netted her eighth goal of the game with an assist to senior Karissa Preston. Preston sent […]

Sabre women’s soccer snaps skid with win at Lakeland

PLYMOUTH, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer (4-6-0, 1-2-0 NACC) snapped a three-game skid defeating Lakeland 8-0 on the road. Seniors Reilly Louko and Alexis Peterson each had a hand in half of the goals with Louko scoring twice and assisting another pair of goals, while Peterson scored once and assisted three goals.  Louko would […]

Marian men’s soccer stays unbeaten at home

The Marian University men’s soccer (3-4-1, 1-2-0 NACC) offense found their stride as the Sabres defeated Lakeland 4-0 at Smith Field. Freshman Brandon Mancini had his first career multi-goal game in the victory scoring in the 25th minute and the 89th minute.  His first was unassisted and came after a scramble was caused in the […]

Marian ACHA hockey opens season with sweep of Wisconsin

FOND DU LAC / MADISON, Wis. – Marian University ACHA hockey (2-0-0, 0-0-0 NCHL) defeated Wisconsin 7-2 at home before completing a sweep of the Badgers with a 7-3 road victory. The Sabres jumped all over Wisconsin in the opener with all of the scoring coming in the first two periods.  The Sabres took a […]

Sabre women’s volleyball cruises past IIT

Marian University women’s volleyball (6-6, 2-1 NACC) returned to NACC action defeating Illinois Tech in straight sets with scores of 25-14, 25-20, and 25-13. The Sabre defense shined to open the match as the Sabres held IIT to a -.125 hitting percentage and only four kills in the first set.  Marian led 13-10 to open […]

Marian women’s volleyball upends Dubuque to open weekend

Marian University women’s volleyball (5-6, 1-1 NACC) opened the weekend with an impressive sweep of Dubuque with set scores of 25-23, 25-18, and 25-22. Neither team led by more than three points in the opening set with a late run from the Sabres leading Marian to a first set win.  The Spartans found themselves ahead […]

Hartzell earns NACC player of the week nod

MILWAUKEE – After posting a perfect week, senior Meg Hartzell was named the NACC player of the week announced the league office Tuesday morning. Hartzell led the Sabres to a pair of wins in the week as Marian defeated UW-Stevens Point (8-1), the program’s first victory over a WIAC opponent, and Lakeland (9-0) in NACC […]

Prairie Fire pull away from Sabre women’s soccer

Marian University women’s soccer (3-4-0, 0-0-0 NACC) fell to Knox by a 3-1 final in their final non-conference game of the season. The Sabre offense didn’t produce many chances, but when the Sabres did they were high-quality opportunities.  After a couple of Knox stops, freshman Olivia Meerdink was able to net her sixth goal of […]

Marian women’s tennis dominates Lakeland in NACC action

Marian University women’s tennis (5-2, 3-0 NACC) stayed perfect in conference action after a 9-0 sweep of Lakeland from Buttermilk Creek Park. The Sabres had convincing victories in doubles action to open the day before Marian really showed their strength in the singles’ matches.  Meg Hartzell and Emma Lewandowski took the top-flight for doubles 8-3 […]

Marian women’s tennis earns historic win over UW-Stevens Point

Marian University women’s tennis (4-2, 2-0 NACC) defeated UW-Stevens Point 8-1 for the program’s first victory over a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) opponent. The Sabres opened the match with a sweep of all three doubles matches highlighted by a tiebreak victory at No. 2 doubles.  Celeste Degeneffe and Brenda Ordonez earned the second flight […]

Sabre women’s volleyball takes down Sabercats

Marian University women’s volleyball (4-5, 1-0 NACC) stayed undefeated at Sadoff Gym defeating Maranatha Baptist in four sets with set scores of 25-23, 25-13, 26-28, and 25-19. The Sabres jumped out early on the Sabercats opening with a 9-2 run that was capped off by a service ace from junior Jenna Skroski.  Maranatha Baptist managed […]

Marian men’s soccer draws with Beloit

BELOIT, Wis. – In an extremely even match-up, Marian University men’s soccer (2-2-1, 0-0-0 NACC) finished in a scoreless tie with Beloit after two overtimes. Each team had 17 shots, but neither could find the back of the net in the non-conference match-up.   The Buccaneers did manage to send more shots on goal by an […]

Marian women’s soccer easily handles Sabercats

Marian University women’s soccer (3-3-0, 0-0-0 NACC) scored four goals in the second half en route to a 5-0 victory over Maranatha Baptist from Smith Field. The Sabres had three different student-athletes score their first goals of the season, opening with senior Carley Schmit finding the back of the net in the 42nd minute.  Her […]

Chacon notches defensive player of the week honor

MILWAUKEE – After posting a pair of shutouts over the weekend, senior Ian Chacon of Marian University men’s soccer has been named the NACC defensive player of the week announced the league office Tuesday. Chacon (Cicero, Ill.) led Marian to a 1-0 defeat of MacMurray to open the week and came up big in the […]

Marian men’s soccer posts second straight shutout

Marian University men’s soccer (2-2-0, 0-0-0 NACC) didn’t allow a goal for their second straight game defeating Northland 2-0 from Smith Field. The Sabre defense was tough once again as Marian did not allow a single shot in the opening half against the LumberJacks.  A goal from freshman Kylar Narance opened the scoring at the […]

Sabre women’s soccer drops double overtime thriller to UWSP

STEVENS POINT, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer (2-3-0, 0-0-0 NACC) closed out a tough weekend falling to UW-Stevens Point in a 2-1 double overtime thriller. The Pointers struck first in this non-conference match-up but freshman Olivia Meerdink continued her strong start to her Sabre career scoring just 43-seconds later to even the score.  The […]

Peterson continues hot streak against Dubuque

Senior Alexis Peterson notched her fourth goal of the season as Marian University women’s soccer fell to Dubuque 2-1 in their home opener. Peterson would find the back of the net just 3:38 into the second half after sophomore Shannon Coughlin received a pass from in the box and found an open Peterson.  The assist […]

Herrera goal lifts Marian men’s soccer past MacMurray

An early first half goal stood up for Marian University men’s soccer (1-2-0, 0-0-0 NACC) as the Sabres defeated MacMurray for their first win of the season. The Sabre offense finally found their rhythm on their home-field of Smith Field as they went on to outshoot the Highlanders 12-4 for the game.  Marian had an […]

Marian cross country opens season at Ken Weidt Classic

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University cross country traveled to Concordia Wisconsin to open the 2018 season at the Ken Weidt Classic. The day was highlighted by a strong season-opening run from Alyssa Zuhlke who crossed the line in 28:51.6 to put her in 14th out of the 72-runner field. Kayla Gregar was next in for […]

Sabre women’s tennis sweeps opening matches of NACC play

Marian University women’s tennis (3-1, 0-0 NACC) swept away the opening day of NACC play defeating Dominican and Concordia Chicago by a 9-0 score. The Sabres opened the day with a pair of convincing doubles sweeps against Dominican with senior Meg Hartzell and sophomore Brenda Ordonez taking the No. 2 flight and senior Celeste Degeneffe […]

Marian men’s soccer adds Miller to coaching staff

Head men’s’ soccer coach Craig Peltonen has announced the addition of Keegan Miller to the coaching staff to give the Sabre men’s soccer program three USSF “A” licensed coaches on staff. “Keegan is an experienced coach on the field,” commented Peltonen.  “He has a lot of confidence to take things on, help players get better, […]

Marian women’s lacrosse announces inaugural schedule

Marian University women’s lacrosse head coach David Pomeroy has announced the inaugural schedule for the program as the Sabres enter their inaugural season.  The Sabres have already been accepted to compete in the Midwest Women’s Lacrosse Conference (MWLC) this upcoming season, which is a 14-team league with teams from Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois. Marian […]