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 […]

Marian women’s volleyball sweeps Vikings in home opener

Marian University women’s volleyball (2-2, 0-0 NACC) sent a packed Sadoff crowd home happy as the Sabres swept Lawrence behind set scores of 25-17, 27-25, and 25-10. The Sabre front row continued their strong start to the season with eight blocks in the victory led by five assisted blocks from sophomore Kaitlyn Kelley.  The Sabre […]

Marian women’s soccer trounces Lawrence in shutout

APPLETON, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer (2-1-0, 0-0-0 NACC) scored a pair of goals inside the first 10 minutes as the Sabres easily defeated Lawrence 6-0. Sophomore Alicia Balken opened the scoring just 1:42 into the match, assist to senior Karissa Preston, with senior Alexis Peterson scoring at the 8:52 mark as part of […]

Marian soccer schedules adjusted due to rain

Due to recent wet weather and more rain in the forecast, the Marian University men’s and women’s soccer schedules have been adjusted. The Marian women’s soccer squad was set to host Lawrence at 7 p.m. from Smith Field but the Sabres will now travel to Lawrence for a 3:30 p.m. start. The Sabre men’s soccer […]

Marian women’s tennis opens season with sweep of Lawrence

Marian University women’s tennis (1-0, 0-0 NACC) opened the 2018-19 season with a convincing 9-0 sweep of Lawrence. In the doubles sweep, Meg Hartzell and Brenda Ordonez had the most convincing win at the second flight winning 8-1.  Celeste Degeneffe and Erica Counter earned an 8-4 win at No. 3 doubles, while Emma Lewandowski and […]

Marian women’s soccer pulls away from Ripon

RIPON, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer (1-1-0, 0-0-0 NACC) led for most of the game and used a late push to hold off a Ripon comeback and defeat the Red Hawks 3-1. Senior Danielle Deltgen (1-0-0) earned her first start in goal and had a big game for the Sabres.  She would make three […]

Sabre men’s soccer falls on Wildcat golden goal

ALBION, Mich. – Marian University men’s soccer (0-2-0, 0-0-0 NACC) was able to force an extra period but Johnson & Wales netted a golden goal in overtime to defeat the Sabres 1-0. In his first game of the season, senior Ian Chacon anchored the Sabre defense all game long making three saves in the first […]

Sabre women’s soccer drops season opener at Viterbo

LA CROSSE, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer (0-1-0, 0-0-0 NACC) netted a pair of goals but saw their season opener end in defeat falling to Viterbo 3-2. The top point scorer from a season ago, senior Reilly Louko, opened the scoring for the Sabres on the season when she found the back of the […]

Trio from Marian men’s hockey ink professional contracts

Recent Marian University men’s hockey alumni Gianni Mangone, Derek Thorogood and Hunter Stewart have all signed professional contracts for the upcoming season. Mangone (Calgary, Alta.) is arguably the best defenseman in Marian men’s hockey history despite only spending three seasons as a Sabre and has signed a contract with the Hockey Club Neuilly-sur-Marne, a Division […]

Marian women’s tennis predicted fifth in NACC preseason poll

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s tennis picked up 171 total votes putting the Sabres in fifth according to the NACC preseason poll, as voted on by the head coaches and sports information directors of the league. Concordia University Wisconsin was picked to win the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference women’s tennis championship after capturing their third […]

Sabre men’s soccer tabbed eighth in NACC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University men’s soccer picked up a total of 138 votes placing them eighth in the NACC preseason poll, as voted on by the head coaches and sports information directors of the league. Dominican was picked as the favorite to win the conference after the Stars (14-5 overall in 2017) tied for […]

Marian women’s soccer picked fifth in NACC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer has been picked fifth in the NACC preseason poll, as voted on by the head coaches and sports information directors of the league, with a total of 167 votes. Atop the preseason poll was Dominican (17-1-4) who posted 16 shutouts a year ago and were unbeaten in 21 […]

Marian women’s volleyball picked 10th in NACC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University women’s volleyball received a total of 103 votes to place the Sabres 10th in the NACC preseason poll, as voted on by the head coaches and sports information directors of the league. Aurora University and Concordia University Wisconsin, who have combined to go 42-2 in league play the last two […]

Marian athletics announces Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Marian University athletics has announced the four members that will be inducted into the Sabre Hall of Fame as part of the Hall of Fame Class of 2018. Lorianne Kenerson (Atlanta, Ga.) was one of the top scorers in her time with Marian women’s basketball from 1982-1986.  Kennerson still ranks third on the all-time scoring […]

Leary tabbed to take over Marian men’s lacrosse program

Marian University director of athletics Jason Bartelt as announced the hiring of Robert Leary to take over the Marian University men’s lacrosse program. “I am honored to announce Robert Leary as our next head men’s lacrosse coach,” commented Bartelt.  “After a thorough search filled with a lot of quality candidates, Bob rose to the top […]

Marian softball announces fall camp

Marian University softball has announced a fall camp opportunity that will run every Sunday from September 9 to October 7, with the only exception of September 30. Each camp will run from 1-4 p.m. and is for kids of all ages.  The cost for the camp begins at $60 for attending just one session and […]

NACC announces 2017-18 scholar-athlete honorees

WAUKESHA, Wis. – A total of 99 student-athletes from Marian athletics earned NACC scholar-athlete status announced the conference. Over 1,500 full-time student-athletes were named scholar-athletes from across the conference for the 2017-18 academic year.  To earn a scholar-athlete award, a student-athlete must maintain a grade point average of 3.25 or higher throughout the academic year. […]

Golomski joins Marian women’s basketball coaching staff

Marian University head women’s basketball coach Christine Keller has announced the addition of Katie Golomski to the coaching staff as an assistant coach. “I’m very excited to have Katie on staff,” commented Keller.  “She has tremendous knowledge of the game, not to mention her experience playing and coaching at the college level.  She will be […]

Mayberry steps down as Marian men’s lacrosse head coach

Reid Mayberry has announced that he will step down as the head coach of the Marian University men’s lacrosse program after spending two years with the Sabre athletics department. “I want to thank coach Mayberry for everything he has done for the men’s lacrosse program during his time at Marian,” commented director of athletics Jason […]

Seven Sabres earn MLC All-Academic recognition

WAUKESHA, Wis. – A total of seven Marian University men’s lacrosse student-athletes earned a spot on the MLC All-Academic team announced the league office Tuesday. To be named a member of the MLC All-Academic Team, recipients must carry a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.30 for the 2017-18 academic year.  The Sabres were […]

Mangone named to Google Cloud Academic All-America second team

AUSTIN, Texas – After earning a spot on the Google Cloud Academic All-District team, senior defenseman Gianni Mangone was voted to the Google Cloud Academic All-American second team by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The Google Cloud Academic All-America program was created in the 1950’s and has become one of […]

Final Sabre of the Month awards announced

Sophomore Zachariah Sandoval of Marian University baseball and freshman Peyton Loesch of Marian University softball earned the final Sabre of the Month awards for the 2017-18 athletic year. Sandoval (Santee, Calif.) closed out his sophomore campaign leading the Sabres with 16.0 innings pitched in a pair of starts to close out the 2018 season.  The […]

Trio from Marian baseball earns Northwoods League roster spots

A trio of student-athletes from the Marian University baseball program have earned roster spots on various Northwoods League teams for the upcoming summer. Left-handed junior pitcher Ty Peccioli (Gurnee, Ill.) has earned a spot on the Madison Mallards after a breakout season on the bump.  Peccioli opened the season as a reliever but quickly made […]

Walker adds second team all-region accolade from ABCA/Rawlings

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Senior Jordan Walker of Marian University baseball has added a second all-region honor being named a second team outfielder in the Midwest by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and Rawlings. Walker (Pardeeville, Wis.) adds this all-region accolade to an offseason that has seen him named third team all-region by and […]

Walker earns All-Region honors

Senior Jordan Walker closed out his career on a high note and has earned a spot on the Midwest All-Region third team according to Walker (Pardeeville, Wis.) was also a first team All-NACC selection this year and earned one NACC Player of the Week award.  Walker earned his spot on the All-Region team as […]

Mangone earns spot on Academic All-District team

Senior Gianni Mangone of Marian University men’s hockey has been voted on to the Google Cloud Academic All-District team as voted on by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The Google Cloud Academic All-America program was created in the 1950’s and has become one of the most prestigious honors that takes into account […]

Fox named NFCA second team All-Region

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Sophomore Ally Fox of Marian University softball added to her season accolades earning a spot on the All-Great Lakes Region second team, as announced by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association. Fox (Greenville, Wis.) was a spark plug at the top of the Marian lineup all season long and already earned a spot […]

Sandoval earns final NACC weekly award

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Sophomore Zachariah Sandoval of Marian University baseball closed out his second season as a Sabre earning his third NACC weekly award announced the league office. Sandoval (Santee, Calif.) closed out a strong season with another quality start in the NACC Tournament against MSOE.  The right-hander threw 7.0 innings only allowing two earned […]

Wiegert elevated to associate head coach for men’s basketball

Marian University athletics has announced that long-time assistant coach has been promoted to be an associate head coach for the Marian University men’s basketball program, effective immediately. “Marcus has been an instrumental part of not only the men’s basketball program but the entire university,” commented director of athletics Jason Bartelt.  “I am honored he has […]

Marian baseball has four members honored by the NACC

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University baseball has had four members of their program earn recognition from the NACC announced the league office Thursday morning. Sophomore Zachariah Sandoval (Santee, Calif.) was dominant on the bump for the Sabres this season earning first team All-NACC recognition.  Sandoval (4-3) boasted the third lowest earned run average in the […]

Nordlund selected to Team of the Week

Junior Matt Nordlund of Marian University baseball had a big week at the plate and has been named to the Team of the Week as a designated hitter. Nordlund (Lindenhurst, Ill.) went 12-for-21 (.571) at the plate with a 1.000 slugging percentage to lead Marian to a berth into the NACC Tournament. Nordlund recorded […]

Sandoval earns second NACC weekly accolade

WAUKESHA, Wis. – For the second time this season, sophomore Zachariah Sandoval of Marian University baseball has been named the NACC Pitcher of the Week. Sandoval (Santee, Calif.) tossed a complete game against Edgewood College to earn the Sabres a spot in the NACC Tournament. The sophomore tossed 9.0 innings only allowing six hits to […]

Marian softball eliminated from NACC Tourney by Aurora

MILWAUKEE – Marian University softball (26-13, 17-5 NACC) was able to extend their season defeating Wisconsin Lutheran 5-4 but were then defeated by Aurora 14-4 to close out the 2018 season. The opener was a back-and-forth affair with WLC but a late push from the Sabres proved to be enough.  The Warriors opened with the […]

Marian baseball earns NACC Tourney berth in sweep at Edgewood

MADISON, Wis. – Marian University baseball (18-20, 13-7 NACC) earned a spot in the NACC Tournament sweeping Edgewood 5-1 and 13-3 in eight innings. The opener saw another dominant complete game start from sophomore Zachariah Sandoval (4-3) to defeat the Eagles and officially earn the tournament berth.  Sandoval only allowed six hits over his 9.0 […]

Diener tabbed as next Marian men’s basketball coach

Marian University athletics has announced that Fond du Lac native Drake Diener has been named the next head coach for the Sabre men’s basketball program. “It is an honor to introduce Drake Diener as the next men’s basketball coach at Marian University,” commented director of athletics Jason Bartelt.  “I look forward to him continuing to […]

Marian baseball dominates Lawrence in non-conference finale

APPLETON, Wis. – Marian University baseball (16-20, 11-7 NACC) closed out their non-conference schedule with a bang defeating Lawrence 17-2 in seven innings. The Sabres opened the game in a big way with seven runs in the top of the first inning.  Junior Matt Nordlund opened the scoring driving in one with a single before […]

Marian softball well represented on All-NACC lists

WAUKESHA, Wis. – A total of five members from the Marian University softball program were honored by the NACC as announced by the league office early Thursday. For a second consecutive season, sophomore Ally Fox (Greenville, Wis.) earns a spot on the All-NACC first team after another strong year at the top of the Sabre […]

Pair of freshmen named Sabres of the Month for April

Freshman Katy Croeker of Marian University softball and freshman Nick Klotz of Marian University men’s lacrosse have been named the Sabres of the month for April. Croeker (Kenosha, Wis.) had a monster month at the dish leading the Sabre softball program to a share of their first NACC title in program history.  Croeker finished the […]

Marian baseball sweeps Lakeland in convincing fashion

Marian University baseball (15-19, 11-7 NACC) run-ruled Lakeland twice to earn a crucial NACC sweep with final scores of 16-6 in eight innings and 12-2 in seven innings. Marian wasted no time scoring in the opener of the series plating six runs in the first inning behind an RBI single from senior Jordan Walker, two-RBI […]

P. Rauhut earns third NACC weekly award

WAUKESHA, Wis. – For the third time this season, sophomore Paige Rauhut (McHenry, Ill.) of Marian University softball has been voted as the NACC Pitcher of the Week announced the league office Monday. P. Rauhut went 4-1 on the week tossing 32.2 innings as she led Marian to a share of their first NACC title. […]

Marian women’s tennis rallies to advance to NACC semifinals

Marian University women’s tennis (10-10, 6-3 NACC) trailed 4-1 before rallying to defeat Wisconsin Lutheran 5-4 to advance to their third-straight NACC semifinals appearance. After doubles action, the Warriors held an early 2-1 lead with Meg Hartzell and Celeste Degeneffe teaming up at No. 2 doubles for an 8-1 victory.  Wisconsin Lutheran would then win […]

Marian softball captures share of first NACC title

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University softball (25-11, 17-5 NACC) earned the program’s first NACC title sweeping Concordia Chicago with final scores of 2-1 and 12-7. The Sabres would leave 10 runners on base in the opening game but couldn’t find the clutch hit in a pitching duel.  The Cougars would scratch across a run […]

Sabre baseball splits Benedictine on Senior Day

The Marian University baseball (13-17, 9-7 NACC) pitching staff continued their dominant ways as the Sabres split with Benedictine falling 3-2 before a 7-5 win. In the opener, the Sabres held the lead late in the game but the Eagles would rally to steal a win.  It wasn’t until the sixth that either team found […]

Marian men’s tennis ends season with sweep of CUC

Marian University men’s tennis (2-11, 2-6 NACC) fell to Dominican 7-2 before closing out the season with a 9-0 victory over Concordia Chicago. In the opener of the day, Danny Roe and Joey Dittman teamed up at No. 1 doubles to earn an 8-6 win against the Stars.  Dittman then completed a personal sweep with […]

Marian baseball sweeps NACC weekly awards

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University baseball has swept both NACC weekly awards announced the league office Monday night. Sophomore Zachariah Sandoval provided Marian a pair of complete game efforts only allowing one earned run over 16.0 innings for a 0.56 earned run average. The right-hander had an especially dominant start against Rockford where he tossed […]

Marian men’s golf finishes fourth at NACC Championship

AURORA, Ill. – Marian University men’s golf improved by 17 strokes at the final round of the NACC Championship shooting a 321 to finish in fourth place. The Sabres closed out the NACC Championship with a 1,295 over the four rounds with their fourth round being the second-lowest round.  The lowest round for the Sabres […]

Sabre baseball splits with Rockford behind Sandoval gem

LOVES PARK, Ill. – Marian University baseball (12-14, 8-4 NACC) defeated Rockford 2-1 to open a NACC twin bill but fell to the Regents in the finale 7-2. The opener of the doubleheader was a pitching duel from start to finish that saw a pair of complete game efforts and a combined seven hits between […]

Marian softball closes out weekend with sweep of Alverno

MILWAUKEE – Marian University softball (20-8, 12-2 NACC) gained sole possession atop the NACC standings after sweeping Alverno with final scores of 7-4 and 8-3. Sophomore Gianna Esposito made sure the Marian offense got things going early as she opened the conference twin bill with a two-run home run to left center to put Marian […]

Sabre softball bats come alive to salvage split versus CUW

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University softball (18-8, 10-2 NACC) was defeated by Concordia Wisconsin 7-6 before snapping an eight-game losing streak against the Falcons in the finale with a 13-8 win. The Sabres led 4-1 after five innings in the opener but the Falcons rallied for six runs in the final two innings to […]