Muskies start fast to defeat Sabre women’s basketball

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. – Marian University women’s basketball (3-21, 1-18 NACC) was swept in the season series against Lakeland falling to the Muskies 74-37 on the road. The Muskies started the game fast shooting 17-30 (.567) from the field, while the Sabre offense struggled to find a rhythm only shooting 8-33 (.242) from the field.  The […]

Vorva earns third weekly accolade from NCHA

DULUTH, Minn. – Sophomore goalie Hunter Vorva of No. 13 Marian University men’s hockey has stood on his head all season long and was named the NCHA Defensive Player of the Week for the third time this year. Vorva is the NCHA Defensive Player of the Week for the third time this season after helping […]

Marian women’s hockey sweeps NCHA weekly awards

DULUTH, Minn. – After a crucial sweep of Northland, junior Lindsey Strainis and sophomore Ally Fox of Marian University women’s hockey were named the NCHA Players of the Week. Fox is the NCHA Offensive Player of the Week after coming up big when her team needed it the most. With postseason hopes on the line, […]

Marian women’s hockey sweeps Northland to jump into sixth

Marian University women’s hockey (7-16-0, 6-10-0 NCHA) jumped into playoff position defeating Northland 4-1 to secure a sweep of the LumberJills. The Sabres netted the first four goals in a game that would determine which team controlled their own destiny for a spot in the NCHA Slaats Cup Playoffs.  Sophomore Ally Fox netted a pair […]

Vorva leads No. 14/15 Marian men’s hockey to road shutout

ASHLAND, Wis. – No. 14/15 Marian University men’s hockey (18-6-1, 12-6-0 NCHA) shutout Northland by a 3-0 final to close out the regular season. Sophomore Hunter Vorva stopped all 27 shots, including 12 shots in the third period, he faced to lead the Sabres as he earned his fifth shutout on the season. It wasn’t […]

Eagles spoil Sabre women’s basketball Senior Day

Marian University women’s basketball (3-20, 1-17 NACC) fell to Edgewood by a 58-47 final in the final home game of the season. The Sabres scored the first four points of the game but the Eagles rallied from the fast start to take an 18-8 lead at the end of the first quarter.  Edgewood managed to […]

Sabre men’s basketball unable to rally from early hole

Marian University men’s basketball (11-12, 10-8 NACC) couldn’t overcome an 11-point deficit at halftime falling to Edgewood by a 76-67 final. The pair of teams opened the game at a 7-7 draw before Edgewood went on an 18-0 run to take a commanding 25-7 advantage with 5:51 left in the first half.  The Sabres managed […]

Marian men’s basketball rallies for key road win

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s basketball (11-11, 10-7 NACC) trailed by 11 points at halftime but rallied to defeat Wisconsin Lutheran 67-61. Senior Alex Manhardt was a key part of the comeback scoring 20 of his game-high 22 points in the second half as he became the eighth Sabre in program history to reach 1,000 […]

Cross collects first NCHA weekly accolade

DULUTH, Minn. – Sophomore Clay Cross of No. 14/15 Marian University men’s hockey has been named the NCHA Offensive Player of the Week after leading the Sabres to a sweep of Lawrence. Cross led the Sabre offense with a four-point weekend as Marian was able to clinch a spot in the upcoming NCHA Harris Cup […]

No. 6 Marian ACHA hockey pushes win streak to eight

Marian University ACHA hockey (15-4-1, 12-2-0 NCHL) earned the No. 2 seed for the upcoming conference tournament sweeping Robert Morris with finals of 4-0 and 6-3, respectively. In the opener, Fredrik Radbjer stood on his head for senior night with a 37-save shutout to lead the Sabres.  Marian would narrowly outshoot the Eagles by a […]

Marian sweeps opening day of ‘Power Weekend’

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Marian University men’s volleyball (3-3, 0-0 NACC) opened the Wittenberg ‘Power Weekend’ sweeping Penn State-Altoona and Wittenberg in straight sets. The Sabres hit .327 in their first match of the weekend sweeping the Lions with set scores of 25-18, 25-16 and 25-22.  The first pair of sets saw Marian hit .367 and […]

Sabre men’s volleyball splits final tune-up before NACC play

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Marian University men’s volleyball (4-4, 0-0 NACC) fell to No. 12 Mount St. Joseph in straight sets before defeating Elmira in straight sets to close out ‘Power Weekend.’ In the opening match of the day, the nationally-ranked Lions only got better as the match went along defeating Marian 25-21, 25-17 and 25-16.  […]

Marian women’s hockey blanks Spartans in series opener

GENEVA, Ill. – Marian University women’s hockey (5-15-0, 4-9-0 NCHA) snapped a five-game skid defeating Aurora 3-0 on the road. The Sabre offense came alive in the win as they outshot the Spartans 50-14 and the power play converted two of their three opportunities.  Marian recorded 22 shots in the first period and lit the […]

Marian men’s basketball pulls away late from Dominican

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University men’s basketball (10-11, 9-7 NACC) outscored Dominican 42-29 in the second half en route to a 69-56 conference win. The Sabres had four of their five scorers hit double-figures and had one of their best games at the charity stripe going 22-27 (.815).  Senior Alex Manhardt had a game-high […]

Marian track and field continues strong season at Ripon

RIPON, Wis. – Marian University track and field saw four records rewritten as the Sabres continued their season at Ripon College. The women had a strong showing and had three of the new records, while also finishing the meet in eighth place with 10 points. Miera Smith had a strong showing setting a record in […]

Sabre women’s basketball rallies but falls to Dominican

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University women’s basketball outscored Dominican 23-14 in the fourth quarter but fell to the Stars by a final of 61-54. Marian led after the first quarter by a score of 14-12 but the Stars rallied in the second quarter to take a 24-21 lead into halftime.  Dominican then added to […]

Sabre women’s hockey splits series with Spartans

GENEVA, Ill. – One power play goal was all that separated Marian University women’s hockey (5-16-0, 4-10-0 NCHA) and Aurora as the Spartans earned a split in the series with a 1-0 NCHA win. The one score for the game came at the 6:48 mark of the second period after the Sabres were whistled for […]

Marian basketball sweeps Sabre of the Month honors

Senior Alex Manhardt of Marian University men’s basketball and junior Rachel Serchen of Marian University women’s basketball have been named the Sabres of the Month for the month of January. Manhardt (West Bend, Wis.) led the Sabres and nearly averaged a double-double for the month with 12.4 points per game and 9.9 rebounds per game.  […]

Vorva earns second NCHA Defensive Player of the Week nod

DULUTH, Minn. – Sophomore goalie Hunter Vorva has been named the NCHA Defensive Player of the Week for the second time this season announced the league office Tuesday. Vorva allowed just four goals combined in the three games with 23 saves against Northland, 19 against then-ranked No. 15 St. Scholastica and 23 more against Eau […]

Mangone earns spot on D3Hockey.com Team of the Week

For the second time this season, senior defenseman Gianni Mangone of Marian University men’s hockey has been named to the D3Hockey.com Team of the Week. Mangone became the all-time leader for goals from a defenseman in Marian men’s hockey and helped lead the Sabres to a pair of conference wins. Mangone scored a pair of […]

Marian men’s hoops earns crucial sweep of CUW

MEQUON, Wis. – Despite a cold night shooting, Marian University men’s basketball (9-11, 8-7 NACC) was able to remain in the hunt for a NACC Tournament bid with a 60-57 win over Concordia Wisconsin securing the season sweep. No team managed a lead larger than six in the game with a total of nine ties […]

Marian women’s basketball competes with Concordia Wis.

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University women’s basketball (3-17, 1-14 NACC) outscored Concordia Wisconsin in the first and fourth quarters but fell to the Falcons by a 56-45 final. The Sabres had five different scorers to open the game shooting 6-15 (.400) from the field with one three-pointer as MU took an early 13-12 lead into […]

Foresters take game one from Sabre women’s hockey

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Marian University women’s hockey (4-14-0, 3-8-0 NCHA) could only tally one goal falling to Lake Forest 4-1 in the series opener. Freshman Calle Bye would be the lone goal scorer for the Sabres as she notched her sixth goal of the year 30 seconds into the third period.  Senior Paige Johnson […]

Marian men’s hockey bounces back against Northland

Marian University men’s hockey (12-6-1, 7-6-0 NCHA) bounced back after a tough weekend defeating Northland 5-1 to open a three-game weekend. Senior Gianni Mangone opened the scoring for the night at the 7:00 mark of the first period with assists to fellow senior Cole McCaig and junior James Mathias.  A pair of power play goals […]

Spartans rally to defeat Sabre men’s basketball

Marian University men’s basketball (8-11, 7-7 NACC) led by as much as 15 but Aurora managed to come back and defeat the Sabres 72-68. The Sabre defense opened the game strong holding the Spartans to 9-31 (.290) shooting from the field, while Marian shot 16-34 (.471) from the field.  The two squads went back-and-forth with […]

Sabre women’s hockey blanked by Lake Forest

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Marian University women’s hockey (4-15-0, 3-9-0 NCHA) was swept by Lake Forest dropping the finale of the series by a 5-0 final. The Foresters opened the game fast scoring five goals in the opening period with four of the goals coming in the second half of the period.  LFC would manage […]

Sabre track and field returns to action at Pioneer Open

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. – Marian University track and field returned to action after a week off competing at the Pioneer Open, hosted by UW-Platteville. On the men’s side of things, Jacob Leiden had another good run in the mile finishing in 10th place overall, second in his section, clocking in at 5:04.74.  In the 800-meter run, […]

Sabre men’s volleyball upended by No. 3 Banana Slugs

MILWAUKEE – Marian University men’s volleyball (1-3, 0-0 NACC) took the opening set against nationally-ranked UC-Santa Cruz but the Banana Slug took the next three sets for the non-conference win. The Sabres jumped out early on the Banana Slugs using a 13-6 run to take a 19-12 lead in the opening set.  UC-Santa Cruz battled […]

Marian baseball ties for ninth in NACC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University baseball picked up 58 votes and has been picked to finish in a tie for ninth in the NACC preseason poll. Concordia Chicago was picked as the league favorite with 241 points including 21 of the 22 possible first-place votes.  The Cougars won their fifth consecutive title last year with […]

Marian softball picked sixth in NACC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – After making the NACC Tournament for the first time since 2012 last season, Marian University softball has been picked sixth in the conference preseason poll as voted on by the sports information directors and head coaches of the league. Concordia University Wisconsin was picked as the preseason favorite taking 14 of the […]

Marian men’s lacrosse tabbed eighth in MCL preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University men’s lacrosse has been picked to finish eighth in the MCL for their inaugural season as voted on by the coaches of the league. Aurora University was picked as the league favorite with 81 votes and all possible first place votes.  The Spartans captured a share of their fifth consecutive […]

Sabre men’s hockey offense sputters against LFC

Marian University men’s hockey (11-5-1, 6-5-0 NCHA) was shut out for only the second time this season falling to Lake Forest 1-0. Marian controlled action for most of the game especially in the third period where the Sabres out shot the Foresters 18-9.  The Sabres closed out the game with a 33-21 advantage in shots […]

Sabre women’s hockey drops series opener to St. Norbert

A slow start from Marian University women’s hockey (4-12-0, 3-6-0 NCHA) was just enough for St. Norbert who defeated the Sabres 2-1. The lone goal for the Sabres came on the power play with just under three minutes left when freshman Calle Bye tipped in a shot from fellow freshman Megan Cook.  Senior Ellie Deans […]

Marian men’s volleyball rolls to season-opening win

ADRIAN, Mich. – The Marian University men’s volleyball (1-0, 0-0 NACC) offense hit .390 as the Sabres cruised past Adrian by set scores of 24-26, 25-19, 25-8 and 25-15. Both offenses opened the match strong and a late push from Adrian at the end of the set gave the Bulldogs an early lead.  The Sabres […]

Marian women’s basketball knocks off Rockford for first NACC win

Marian University women’s basketball (3-14, 1-11 NACC) continued their strong play of late defeating Rockford 51-39 for their first NACC win. The Sabres out scored the Regents in all four quarters to defeat the Regents and finished the game shooting 17-58 (.293) with a 15-27 (.556) showing from the charity stripe.  The Sabre defense also […]

Sabre men’s volleyball swept to close out weekend

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Marian University men’s volleyball (1-2, 0-0 NACC) fell to No. 5 New York in five sets and North Central (Ill.) in straight sets to close out the opening weekend of the season. The Sabres dropped the opening two sets against the nationally-ranked Violets 25-18 before the offense found a rhythm and mounted […]

Sabre men’s hockey upended by Aurora

Aurora scored two goals in all three periods as they defeated Marian University men’s hockey (11-6-1, 6-6-0 NCHA) by a 6-3 final. The Spartans scored the first four goals of the game, two on the power play and one short handed before the Sabres answered with a pair of goals separated by 1:02 lat in […]

Green Knights nip Sabre women’s hockey in overtime

St. Norbert scored all three of their goals on the power play as Marian University women’s hockey (4-13-0, 3-7-0 NCHA) was swept by the Green Knights. St. Norbert was on the board first midway through the first period but the lead wouldn’t last long as the Sabres quickly responded for two goals.  Freshman Megan Cook […]

Pointers sink Sabre women’s hockey in third period

Marian University women’s hockey (4-11-0, 3-5-0 NCHA) played UW-Stevens Point to a 1-1 tie after two periods but the Pointers would net a pair of goals in the final period to defeat Marian 3-1. Just 3:03 after UW-Stevens Point netted the first goal of the game, the Sabres netted the equalizer at the 16:50 mark […]

Marian men’s tennis picked seventh in NACC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University men’s tennis (0-1, 0-0 NACC) has been picked to finish seventh in the NACC preseason poll as voted on by the sports information directors and head coaches of the league. Concordia Wisconsin was voted the preseason favorite after capturing a share of their seventh NACC title last season.  The Falcons […]

Lewington earns spot on D3Hockey.com Team of the Week

Senior Curtis Lewington of Marian University men’s hockey was named to the D3Hockey.com Team of the Week after a big performance in a 6-0 win at Finlandia. Lewington had his first career three-point game in the victory over the Lions with three assists.  The Sabre captain assisted three of the first five goals including the […]

Slow first half costly for Sabre men’s basketball

Marian University men’s basketball (7-8, 6-4 NACC) saw a five-game win streak snapped falling to Benedictine by a 77-63 final. The Sabres trailed by as much as 18 to open the second half but whenever Marian chipped away at the Eagle lead, Benedictine was able to prevent extended Sabre runs.  The Marian bench had a […]

Sabre women’s basketball goes wire-to-wire with Benedictine

Marian University women’s basketball (2-13, 0-10 NACC) never trailed by more than nine points against the second best team in the NACC, Benedictine, but the Sabres couldn’t rally in the final minute falling to the Eagles 52-48. The Sabres shot a season-high 43.4-percent from the field off of 23-53 shooting but the charity stripe was […]

Marian track and field opens season at Carthage

KENOSHA, Wis. – Marian University track and field saw two records set as the Sabres opened their season at the Carthage Private College Invite. Brittney Roser set a new school record in the shot put finishing in seventh place with a throw of 10.81-meters, while Miera Smith jumped nearly just as far at 9.89-meters to […]

Marian men’s hockey cruises past Finlandia

HANCOCK, Mich. – Marian University men’s hockey (11-4-1, 6-4-0 NCHA) bounced back defeating Finlandia 6-0 to close out the weekend. The Sabres didn’t need much time as they netted three goals in the first 5:11 of the game with the first goal coming just 33 seconds into action.  Sophomore Connor Blanck started the scoring with […]

Stewart named to D3Hockey.com Team of the Week

A blistering start to the second half of the season has earned senior forward Hunter Stewart a spot on the D3Hockey.com Team of the Week. Stewart opened the final stretch of his senior campaign with nine points as he helped lead Marian to a 4-0-0 record. Stewart was named the MVP of the Superior Showdown […]

Marian men’s basketball prevails in overtime over WLC

Marian University men’s basketball (7-7, 6-3 NACC) needed a second half rally but ultimately prevailed in overtime defeating Wisconsin Lutheran 92-89. In a game where the Sabres struggled at the charity stripe, Marian was able to get it done at the free throw line in overtime going a perfect 6-6.  A three-point basket from Evan […]

Second period struggles cost Sabre women’s hockey

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Marian University women’s hockey (3-10-0, 3-5-0 NCHA) had a tough second period falling to Hamline by a 9-2 final. Marian scored the first goal of the game to take the early lead when sophomore Ally Fox netted her second goal of the game with an assist to fellow junior Morgan Bolin.  […]

Marian men’s hockey continues hot start to second half

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University men’s hockey (9-3-1, 4-3-0 NCHA) had another strong performance in their first NCHA game of the second half defeating Concordia Wisconsin 4-1. The Sabres were out shot 31-23 in the win with sophomore Hunter Vorva once again standing on his head to make 30 saves.  The performance was the fourth […]

Lewison posts shutout in first career start

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Marian University women’s hockey (4-10-0, 3-5-0 NCHA) bounced back to split the weekend defeating Saint Benedict 1-0 in non-conference action. A day after making her first career appearance in goal for the Sabres, freshman Lindsey Lewison (1-0-0) got the nod for her first career start and was lights out.  Lewison stopped […]

Stars too much down low for Marian women’s basketball

Marian University women’s basketball (2-11, 0-8 NACC) fell to Dominican at home by a final of 64-52 in NACC action. The Marian offense had a hard time getting things going as they finished 17-57 (.298) from the field with only one made three-point basket.  The Sabres hung in for the opening quarters but Dominican was […]

Top line leads Marian men’s hockey past No. 13 MSOE

MILWAUKEE – The 2017-18 Marian University men’s hockey (10-3-1, 5-3-0 NCHA) squad became the fastest team in program history to reach 10 wins after a 3-1 win at No. 13 MSOE. The win was the second time in as many weekends the Sabres were able to defeat the ranked Raiders. Marian dominated action in the […]

Offense continues to roll for Marian men’s basketball

ROCKFORD, Ill. – Marian University men’s basketball (5-7, 4-3 NACC) shot a season-high 45.5-percent from beyond the arc as the Sabres won their third straight game 91-83 over Rockford. Six different Sabres made a bucket from beyond the three-point line in the win led by junior Will Olewinski who shot 3-6 (.500) from three-point land […]

Late rally falls short for Sabre women’s hoops

ROCKFORD, Ill. – Marian University women’s basketball (2-10, 0-7 NACC) battled back from a 17-point deficit only to fall to the Regents by a 57-50 final. After a slow start that saw Rockford take a 32-19 lead at the half, Marian mounted a come back in the second half and were able to cut the […]

Bender and Vorva named December Sabres of the Month

Senior Brandi Bender of Marian University women’s basketball and sophomore Hunter Vorva of Marian University men’s hockey have been named the Sabres of the Month for the month of December. Bender led the Sabres in scoring with 69 points for an 11.5 points per game average during the month of December.  She also ranked second […]

Sabre men’s hockey opens second half with upset of MSOE

SUPERIOR, Wis. – A strong defensive performance led Marian University men’s hockey (7-3-1, 3-3-0 NCHA) to a 3-0 win over No. 13/14 MSOE to open the second half of the season. Senior Hunter Stewart scored the game-winner and third tally in the victory to lead the Sabres to the upset.  The goals were number four […]

Slow start sinks Sabre women’s basketball

Marian University women’s basketball (2-9, 0-6 NACC) scored 28 points in the second half but could only muster 16 points in the first half of a 78-44 loss to Concordia Chicago. Marian outscored the Cougars 18-14 in the final quarter shooting 7-18 (.389) from the field with four free throws in five attempts (.800).  Six […]

Marian men’s basketball takes care of Cougars at home

Marian University men’s basketball (4-7, 3-3 NACC) scored 90 points for the second time this season defeating Concordia Chicago 90-80 at home. Marian shot the lights out in the win going 33-66 (.500) from the field, their second-highest field goal percentage in a game this season.  The Sabres also had their second best night from […]

Marian men’s hockey secures Superior Showdown championship

SUPERIOR, Wis. – Marian University men’s hockey (8-3-1, 3-3-0 NCHA) scored the final five goals of the game as the Sabres defeated UW-Superior 6-1 to win the inaugural Superior Showdown. The scoring opened in the second period when the YellowJackets and Sabres combined for three goals in a span of 38-seconds.   Senior Hunter Stewart started […]

Marian men’s hockey sweeps NCHA weekly honors

DULUTH, Minn. – The Marian University men’s hockey duo of senior Hunter Stewart and sophomore Hunter Vorva swept the NCHA weekly awards after leading the Sabres to the inaugural Superior Showdown title. Stewart opened the second half of the season in a big way with a pair of multi-goal games as he went on to […]

Manhardt collects NACC weekly accolade

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Senior forward Alex Manhardt was named the NACC Player of the Week, as voted on by the league sports information directors, announced the conference office Tuesday. Manhardt becomes the first Sabre to earn the conference weekly award since 2014 after registering his fourth double-double of the season in a win against Concordia […]

Sabre men’s volleyball tabbed fourth in NACC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University men’s volleyball picked up 50 votes in the inaugural NACC men’s volleyball preseason poll to put the Sabres in fourth, as voted on by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors. Dominican will enter the first season of NACC men’s volleyball as the preseason favorite after picking up 11 […]

Lakeland pulls away from Sabre women’s basketball

Marian University women’s basketball (2-8, 0-5 NACC) fell to Lakeland by an 84-52 score in NACC action. After trailing 8-3 to open the game, the Sabres were able to quickly cut the deficit down to two on multiple occasions.  In the final minutes of the opening quarter, a layup from junior Molly Magnus put the […]

Marian men’s basketball defeated by Lakeland in double overtime

Marian University men’s basketball (2-7, 2-3 NACC) rallied from a five-point deficit in the final 1:53 of regulation only to fall to Lakeland 78-76 in double overtime. Junior Kelvin Jones provided the offensive spark in that final minute and 53-second stretch scoring five points to force the first overtime of the game.  The opening overtime […]

No. 4 Sabre ACHA squad sweeps UW-Oshkosh to close first half

The No. 3 regionally-ranked Marian University ACHA hockey team (11-4-1, 8-2-0 NCHL) closed out the first half of the season sweeping UW-Oshkosh by a combined margin of 13-2. In the opener, Marian scored four goals in the second and third periods as they cruised to a 9-1 win over UW-Oshkosh.  The Sabre offense was spread […]

Marian men’s hockey postpones matchup with UW-Eau Claire

Marian University men’s hockey has postponed their game against UW-Eau Claire scheduled for 8 p.m. tonight. No makeup date has been announced for the non-conference matchup.  With the postponement, Marian closes out the first half of their schedule with a 6-3-1 record where two of their losses came against the top-ranked team in the nation. […]

Edgewood offense shoots past Sabre men’s hoops

MADISON, Wis. – Marian University men’s basketball (2-6, 2-2 NACC) couldn’t find a way to slow down an Edgewood offense that shot 29-52 (.558) from the field in an 83-60 road loss. The Sabres jumped out early on the Eagles holding a consistent lead for the first part of the first half.  The Sabres would […]

Kennedy joins Marian men’s lacrosse coaching staff

Samuel Kennedy has been hired as an assistant coach for the Marian men’s lacrosse program announced men’s lacrosse head coach Reid Mayberry. “We are truly thrilled to add coach Kennedy to our staff here at Marian University,” commented Mayberry. “He brings an outstanding defensive knowledge along with superb recruiting experience that is going to be […]

Marian softball announces winter camp

Marian University softball has announced a winter camp opportunity for student-athletes ranging from grades 3-12. The camps will run every Saturday from January 27 to February 17 and are broken down into two sections; grades 3-7 and grades 8-12.  All camp sessions will be held in Lenz Fieldhouse so there will be no cleats or […]

Balanced effort leads Marian men’s basketball past CUW

Marian University men’s basketball (2-5, 2-1 NACC) had four scorers reach double-figures as the Sabres won their second straight NACC game 90-72 over Concordia Wisconsin. The Sabre offense shot over 50-percent from the field in each half as they went on to shoot 35-68 (.515) from the field.  After trailing by six at halftime, Concordia […]

Falcons start fast to defeat Sabre women’s basketball

Marian University women’s basketball (2-5, 0-3 NACC) was held to 14-54 (.259) shooting from the field in a 67-35 loss to NACC rival Concordia Wisconsin. Senior Brandi Bender led all scorers in the loss with 17 points, while junior Rachel Serchen chipped in 11 points.  The Sabres would play well in the second and third […]

Chacon and Fragoso named first team All-Wisconsin

KENOSHA, Wis. – Postseason honors continue to roll in for senior Alonso Fragoso and junior Ian Chacon as the duo was named first team All-Wisconsin. Along with being named first team All-Wisconsin, Fragoso was named Co-Offensive Player of the Year after a breakout senior season.  Fragoso led the nation with 23 goals and 53 points, […]

No. 3 Marian ACHA hockey sweeps Southern Illinois

Marian University ACHA hockey (9-4-1, 6-2-0 NCHL) closed out a four-game stretch of non-conference action defeating Southern Illinois 4-2 and 8-2. Three unanswered goals to close out the third period and a multi-goal game from Brandon Mills led the way for the Sabres to a close 4-2 win in the opener.  Mills would tally the […]

Hockey skates away with November Sabre of the Month awards

Junior Lindsey Strainis of Marian women’s hockey and senior Derek Thorogood of Marian men’s hockey have been named the November Sabres of the Month. Strainis (Green Bay, Wis.) had a historic month of November that saw her set career records for wins and shutouts during a sweep of Trine.  Strainis opened the Thunder series with […]

Marian women’s hockey skates away from Finlandia

HANCOCK, Mich. – Marian University women’s hockey (3-7-0, 3-4-0 NCHA) scored three goals in the third period to pull away from Finlandia and defeat the Lions 6-3. Junior Hailey Miller opened the scoring for the third period just 56 seconds in when she lit the lamp on the power play, assists to sophomore Morgan Bolin […]

Sabre men’s hockey rallies late to defeat Lions

Marian University men’s hockey (6-2-1, 3-2-1 NCHA) scored a pair of goals late in the third period to force overtime where the Sabres netted the game-winning goal 30 seconds into the extra period for a 3-2 final. A Finlandia delay of game penalty on the final faceoff of regulation, only 2.7 seconds remained when the […]

Lions earn split with Marian women’s hockey

HANCOCK, Mich. – Marian University women’s hockey (3-8-0, 3-5-0 NCHA) would only manage one goal falling to Finlandia 4-1 in the series finale. Junior Hailey Miller would score the Sabre goal at the 16:28 mark of the second period, which cut the Marian deficit down to one at the time.  The goal was number three […]

Marian women’s basketball drops NACC matchup with Alverno

Marian University women’s basketball (2-4, 0-2 NACC) were outscored 20-10 in the second quarter, which proved to be a big factor in a 69-54 loss to Alverno. Three different Sabres scored double-figures in the loss led by senior Brandi Bender who had 14 points and four assists.  Junior Rachel Serchen added 13 points and six […]

First half lead not enough for Marian men’s basketball

HANCOCK, Mich. – Marian University men’s basketball (1-5, 1-1 NACC) led 27-20 at halftime but an early push to open the second half gave Finlandia a 65-57 win. The Sabres took the first sizeable lead for the game when they scored seven straight points in the middle of the first half that gave MU a […]