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 […]

Sabre men’s soccer falls at Benedictine 5-1

LISLE, Ill. – Marian University men’s soccer (3-5-1, 0-2-0 NACC) fell on the road at Benedictine by a 5-1 final in NACC action. The Marian defense was able to rebound after allowing a goal just 26 seconds in, but a slow end of the half allowed the Eagles to take a 3-0 lead at the […]

Marian women’s tennis bounces back to defeat Alverno and WLC

Marian University women’s tennis (5-3, 5-2 NACC) had a big day defeating Alverno 8-1 and Wisconsin Lutheran 6-3 with both matches being in NACC play. The Sabres had a dominating performance in the opener against the Inferno opening with a sweep in doubles.  Emma Lewandowski and Mackenzie Meyers won the top flight 8-2, Carly Paulson […]

Sabre women’s volleyball falls in straight sets to WLC

Marian University women’s volleyball (3-11, 0-2 NACC) rallied in all three sets but fell to Wisconsin Lutheran by set scores of 25-23, 25-21, and 25-21. Both matches had a strong start to the match with WLC hitting .200 with 14 kills and the Sabres recording 13 kills off of a .229 hitting percentage.  The Warriors […]

Sabre men’s soccer opens turf with 2-2 draw against Lawrence

Playing on the renovated turf surface of Smith Field for the first time this season, Marian University men’s soccer (3-3-1, 0-0-0 NACC) tied Lawrence 2-2 in non-conference action. The Sabres started well scoring the first two goals of the game and taking that advantage into halftime.  Freshman Chase Hayden was able to score his first […]

Sabre women’s tennis postpones match with UW-Oshkosh

OSHKOSH, Wis. – Due to current weather conditions and predicted rain for most of the night, the Marian University women’s tennis match scheduled for tonight, Thursday, Sept. 19, at UW-Oshkosh has been postponed. The match will be made up in the spring with a specific date and time yet to be announced.  The next match […]

Offensive outburst leads Marian women’s soccer past MBU 8-0

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer (2-4-0, 0-0-0 NACC) snapped a four-game losing streak defeating Maranatha Baptist 8-0. Three different Sabres had multi-goal victories in the win as Marian scored a pair of goals in the first half and added six in the second half.  Freshman Ashley Welk and Shannon Coughlin traded the first […]

Dreifuerst earns NACC player of the week honors

MILWAUKEE – Freshman Monica Dreifuerst has been named the NACC player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league, becoming the first Sabre volleyball student-athlete to earn the award since 2012. Dreifuerst (Fond du Lac, Wis.) averaged 22.0 kills and 12.7 digs over the course of three matches last […]

Marian women’s tennis sweeps Lakeland in NACC action

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. – Marian University women’s tennis (3-1, 3-0 NACC) stayed perfect in conference action earning a 9-0 sweep of Lakeland. Emma Lewandowski and Mackenzie Meyers opened the match with an 8-3 win at the top flight, while Kyrsten Bruce and Carly Paulson stayed perfect on the season at the No. 2 flight with an […]

Sabre women’s golf competes in home invite

Marian University women’s golf completed action from their home invite, the Marian University Invite, held at Whispering Springs. Marian was led by Morgan Hernandez who shot a 100 in her first round and then improved by one stroke with a 99 in her second round.  Jacqueline Ruud also saw a one-stroke improvement between her rounds […]

Sabre women’s tennis drops nail biter 5-4 to Lawrence

Marian University women’s tennis (2-1, 2-0 NACC) fell to Lawrence by a 5-4 final in non-conference action. Marian would fall behind early dropping two of the three doubles matches.  Kyrsten Bruce and Carly Paulson earned the only Marian doubles win by an 8-5 score at the No. 2 flight. The Sabres were able to battle […]

Sabre men’s soccer narrowly falls to UW-Whitewater 3-2

Marian University men’s soccer (3-2-0, 0-0-0 NACC) rallied late but fell to UW-Whitewater by a 3-2 final from a rainy Fond du Lac Soccer Complex. Both teams battled back-and-forth for much of the first half.  Marian was able to tally the first goal of the game when a hand ball in the box from UWW […]

Sabre women’s volleyball falls to Beloit in five sets

Marian University women’s volleyball (2-6, 0-0 NACC) fell to Beloit in their home opener with set scores of 20-25, 28-26, 19-25, 25-17, and 15-10. The Sabres jumped out early hitting .206 with 13 kills in the opening set to take an early lead.  Marian would use a 12-5 run after a 7-7 start to pull […]

Yahr named to Johnson & Wales all-tournament team

DENVER – Senior Amber Yahr has been named to the Johnson & Wales all-tournament team after leading Marian to a 2-1 record. Yahr (West Bend, Wis.) had another strong weekend as the Sabre setter recording assists on 123 of the 136 Marian kills for a 10.2 assists per set average.  At the net, she also […]

Cervantes earns first NACC player of the week selection

MILWAUKEE – Junior Kevin Cervantes of Marian University men’s soccer has been named the NACC defensive player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league. Cervantes (Berwyn, Ill.) went 2-0-0 without allowing a goal over the course of 180:00 of action in goal as the Sabres won three-consecutive road […]