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 […]

Fragoso and Chacon named All-Region by United Soccer Coaches

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Senior Alonso Fragoso and junior Ian Chacon of Marian University men’s soccer have been named to the All-Region Central team by the United Soccer Coaches. Fragoso put together a breakout senior campaign that earned him second team All-Region accolades.  Fragoso led the nation with 23 goals and 53 points, while also […]

Sabre men’s basketball rallies to defeat MSOE

Marian University men’s basketball (1-4, 1-1 NACC) rallied from a nine-point deficit midway through the second half to hand MSOE their first NACC loss with a 64-57 final. After MSOE opened up a 44-36 lead with 9:04 left in the second half, Marian would go on to score the next six points unanswered capped off […]

Thorogood nets pair of weekly honors

Marian University men’s hockey senior forward Derek Thorogood has been named to the D3Hockey.com Team of the Week and repeated as the NCHA Offensive Player of the Week. Thorogood (Calgary, Alta.) earns a spot on the D3Hockey.com Team of the Week for the first time this season, while also being the first student-athlete to repeat […]

Blugolds pull away late from Marian men’s basketball

Marian University men’s basketball (0-3, 0-0 NACC) hung tight with UW-Eau Claire but a strong second half from the Blugolds gave UWEC a 79-57 win over the Sabres. The Sabres would only manage a 34.5-percent field goal percentage in the opening half but the defense held strong holding UW-Eau Claire to a 34.3-percent field goal […]

Sabre women’s hockey drops overtime thriller at UWSP

STEVENS POINT, Wis. – Marian University women’s hockey (2-7-0, 2-4-0 NCHA) fell to UW-Stevens Point 2-1 in a non-conference road game. Freshman Calle Bye would net her fourth goal of the season at the 16:21 mark, assists to senior Paige Johnson and junior Jill Schneider, in response to a Pointer short handed goal 10-minutes prior.  […]

Fast start leads Sabre men’s hockey to tie with Johnnies

Marian University (4-2-1, 2-2-0 NCHA) skated to a 3-3 tie against Saint John’s (Minn.) to open a weekend of non-conference action. The opening period was all Sabres as they would outshoot SJU 15-4 and score a pair of goals in the first 2:58 of the game.  Senior Derek Thorogood opened the scoring 58-seconds with assists […]

Marian men’s hockey shuts out Bethel

Marian University men’s hockey (5-2-1, 2-2-0 NCHA) closed out a four-game stretch of non-conference games shutting out Bethel 2-0. Senior Derek Thorogood closed out the weekend having a hand in every Sabre goal as he would score on the power play and assist the second goal of the day.  His power play goal came at […]

Hot start for Marian men’s hoops not enough at Benedictine

LISLE, Ill. – Marian University men’s basketball (0-4, 0-1 NACC) outscored Benedictine 37-29 in the opening half but couldn’t hold off the Eagles in the second half ultimately falling 82-78. Marian would shoot a blistering 16-31 (.516) from the field in the opening stanza including 4-10 (.400) from beyond the arc.  The Sabres would score […]

Mangone earns spot on D3Hockey.com Team of the Week

After helping lead Marian University men’s hockey to a non-conference sweep, senior defenseman Gianni Mangone has been named to the D3Hockey.com Team of the Week. Mangone had a hand in half of the Sabre goals over the weekend as MU defeated then-ranked No. 5 UW-Stevens Point 3-1 and UW-Stout 3-0.  Mangone opened the scoring as […]

Thorogood named NCHA Offensive Player of the Week

WAUKESHA, Wis. – After a big non-conference sweep, senior forward Derek Thorogood has been named the NCHA Offensive Player of the Week announced the league office Tuesday. Thorogood was a key factor in the sweep of then-ranked No. 5 UW-Stevens Point and UW-Stout with a three-point weekend.  The Calgary, Alta. native opened the weekend with […]

Record-setting weekend nets Strainis NCHA weekly award

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Junior Lindsey Strainis has been named the NCHA Defensive Player of the Week after leading the Sabres to a sweep of Trine announced the league office Tuesday. Strainis became the all-time leader for wins and shutouts in the sweep of the Thunder with a 3-0 win in the opener and a 4-1 […]

Ripon too much for Marian women’s basketball

WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. – Marian University women’s basketball (1-1, 0-0 NACC) fell to Ripon to open the Webster Tip Off by a final of 89-35. The Sabres had their best quarter come in the second when MU scored 16 points shooting 50-percent from the field with senior Brandi Bender making a pair of three-pointers.  Bender […]

Sabre women’s hockey earns first win in shutout of Trine

Marian University women’s hockey (1-6-0, 1-4-0) earned their first win of the season shutting out Trine by a 3-0 final. Junior Lindsey Strainis (1-6-0) earned her sixth career shutout with 18 saves in the win, which also put her atop the Marian all-time records for shutouts. Senior Paige Johnson opened the scoring with only two […]

Sabre men’s hockey upsets No. 5 UW-Stevens Point

STEVENS POINT, Wis. – Marian University men’s hockey (3-2-0, 2-2-0 NCHA) used a two goal opening period to defeat No. 5 UW-Stevens Point 3-1 in non-conference action. The Sabres struck for a pair of goals in a span of 18-seconds late in the first period to take a two goal lead into the first intermission.  […]

Marian women’s basketball closes out Webster Tip Off

WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. – Marian University women’s basketball (1-2, 0-0 NACC) fell to Fontbonne by a 63-39 to final to close out a non-conference road trip to Missouri. The second quarter was once again the bright spot for the Sabres as they fell to the Griffons in non-conference action.  The Sabres would manage 16 points […]

Sabre women’s hockey pulls away late against Trine

Marian University women’s hockey (2-6-0, 2-4-0 NCHA) used a four-goal third period to defeat Trine 4-1 and earn a conference sweep. Junior Jill Schneider would lead the Sabres with a three-point game stemming from two goals and an assist.  Schneider assisted the first goal of the game that came off the stick from freshman Calle […]

Special teams leads Sabre men’s hockey past UW-Stout

MENOMONIE, Wis. – Marian University men’s hockey (4-2-0, 2-2-0 NCHA) defeated UW-Stout 3-0 to close out the weekend with their third consecutive victory. The Sabres were able to open up an early cushion in their second consecutive game against a WIAC opponent scoring a pair of goals in the first 9:41 of the first period.  […]

Bender earns spot on All-Tournament team

WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. – Senior Brandi Bender has earned a spot on the Webster Tip-Off Tournament team announced the Webster athletic department. Bender led the way for the Marian offense scoring a total of 26 in the pair of games with 18 coming in the loss against regional rival Ripon.  Bender also shot 40-percent from […]

No. 3 Sabres ACHA hockey splits with No. 4 Grand Valley State

HUDSONVILLE, Mich. – No. 3 regionally-ranked Marian University ACHA hockey (7-4-1, 6-2-0 NCHL) defeated No. 4 regionally-ranked Grand Valley State 3-0 to open a two-game road series before falling in the finale by the same score. The Sabres scored consistently in the series opener with a goal in each period to earn a big road […]

Sabre women’s basketball opens season with thrilling win

Marian University women’s basketball (1-0, 0-0 NACC) opened the 2017-18 season with a thrilling 64-62 win over Lawrence in non-conference action. The Lawrence offense opened the game with a sizeable lead when they used an 8-2 run at the end of the first quarter to take a 21-15 lead at the first break.  The six-point […]

No. 6 Marian ACHA hockey offense powers past Marquette

No. 6 Marian University ACHA hockey (6-3-1, 6-2-0 NCHL) scored a total of 17 goals as the Sabres were able to sweep the Marquette Golden Eagles. The Sabres opened the weekend flexing their muscles offensively as they were able to easily handle Marquette 10-4.  The second period saw a lot of offense on both sides […]

Falcons hold off Sabre women’s hockey rally in overtime

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University women’s hockey (0-6-0, 0-4-0 NCHA) forced overtime with a goal in the final minute of regulation, but a power play goal from the Falcons in the extra period gave CUW a 3-2 win. Senior Paige Johnson netted the equalizer that came with just 17-seconds remaining in regulation for her first […]

Sabre men’s hockey topped by Lake Forest

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – A slow start would be too much to overcome for Marian University men’s hockey (1-2-0, 1-2-0 NCHA) who fell to Lake Forest by a 3-1 final. Senior Braden Crone would score his second goal of the season at the 15:54 mark with an assist to sophomore Lonnie Clary as part of […]

Sabres of the Month for October announced

Senior Amber Baker of Marian University women’s volleyball and junior Ian Chacon of Marian men’s soccer have been announced as the Sabres of the Month for October. Baker (Sussex, Wis.) closed out her career as a Sabre in fine fashion as she helped lead the Sabres to a 6-5 record over the final month of […]

Coughlin named to All-NACC second team

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Freshman Shannon Coughlin of Marian University women’s soccer has been named second team All-NACC announced the league office Thursday morning. Coughlin (Bolingbrook, Ill.) led the Sabres with 10 goals on the season, fifth in the NACC, while also ranking second on the squad with 21 points.  The freshman was also the team […]

No. 1/2 Bulldogs too much for Marian men’s hockey

Marian University men’s hockey (1-1-0, 1-1-0 NCHA) started strong but couldn’t hold off No. 1/2 Adrian in a 5-0 home loss. The Marian penalty kill held Adrian to only one goal on five opportunities including an extended 5-on-3 when the Sabres were assessed three penalties in a span of 1:48 in the second period.  The […]

Sabre women’s hockey shutout by Saints

Marian University women’s hockey (0-4-0, 0-2-0 NCHA) couldn’t light the lamp as the Sabres suffered a 2-0 home loss to St. Scholastica. Junior Lindsey Strainis made 27 saves in goal for the Sabres, while the Marian penalty kill also had a good game limiting St. Scholastica to one goal on six opportunities.  The lone power […]

Sabre men’s hockey routs Trine in season opener

Marian University men’s hockey (1-0-0, 1-0-0 NCHA) opened their season with a convincing 9-2 win over Trine. A five-goal third period from the Sabres highlighted the night with four of the nine MU goals coming on the power play.  Senior Derek Thorogood had a big night for the Sabres with a hat trick and one […]

Marian women’s hockey rallies but falls to CSS

Marian University women’s hockey (0-3-0, 0-1-0 NCHA) rallied from a 3-0 deficit but fell to St. Scholastica by a final of 3-2. Freshman Calle Bye opened the scoring for the Sabres with her first career goal at the 12:35 mark of the second period when she lit the lamp on the power play.  Junior Hailey […]

Trio of Sabre men’s soccer student-athletes named All-NACC

WAUKESHA, Wis. – A trio of student-athletes from the Marian men’s soccer program have been named All-NACC announced the league office Tuesday morning. Senior Alonso Fragoso (Cicero, Ill.) had another great year to close out his career being named All-NACC first team.  Fragoso led the nation with 23 goals and 53 points, while also adding […]

Marian cross country competes at NACC Championships

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University closed out the regular season portion of their season competing in the NACC Championships. The men kicked off the meet with Aurora earning the team title with a score of 46, while Jacob Jodat of Wisconsin Lutheran earned the individual title with a time of 26:04.8. Jacob Leiden once again […]

Early scoring leads Augsburg past Sabre women’s hockey

MINNEAPOLIS – Augsburg netted three goals in the first and second period to defeat Marian University women’s hockey (0-2-0, 0-0-0 NCHA) 6-1 in the opening weekend of the season. The Auggies would outshoot the Sabres 34-8 in the opening two periods as they were able to build a 6-0 lead heading into the third period.  […]

Sabre ACHA hockey earns tie in Lindenwood series

Marian University ACHA hockey (4-3-1, 4-2-0 NCHL) needed overtime in both games against Lindenwood tying in the opener 2-2 and falling 4-3 in the finale. The Lions jumped on the Sabres early in the opener scoring on their first pair of power play opportunities.  The second power play goal forced a Marian timeout, which proved […]

Sabre women’s soccer falls to CUW in NACC Tournament

MEQUON, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer (10-9-0, 6-5-0 NACC) created opportunities late but couldn’t rally past CUW in a 2-1 loss in the opening round of the NACC Tournament. As was the case in the first meeting between the two squads, Marian was able to find the back of the net first and take […]

Sabre baseball announces winter camp opportunities

Marian University baseball has announced seven camp opportunities throughout the winter. The opening camp of the winter will be a High School Prospect Camp December 2nd from 2-4 p.m. for $30.  Marian baseball rounds out the 2017 year with a two-part Holiday Hitters camp December 27th and December 28th with ages 5-9 going from 9-11 […]

Sabre men’s soccer rallies to earn NACC Tournament bid

MADISON, Wis. – After falling in a winner-take-all game at the end of last season, Marian University men’s soccer (10-8-0, 5-5-0 NACC) redeemed themselves this year with a 2-1 win at Edgewood to earn the No. 6 seed in the NACC Tournament. Edgewood controlled the pace of play in the opening half outshooting the Sabres […]

Marian women’s soccer pushes win streak to five

Marian University women’s soccer (10-8-0, 6-4-0 NACC) pushed their win streak to five games with a 1-0 win at home against Edgewood to close out the regular season. Freshman Shannon Coughlin was the lone goal scorer for the evening when she collected a rebound from junior Reilly Louko for her ninth goal of the year […]

Marian softball announces high school elite camp

The Marian University softball program will be holding a high school elite camp Saturday, December 2 from Lenz Fieldhouse. The camp kicks off with the first session running from 8:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. for pitchers and catchers, catchers will be provided for pitchers.  The hitting session comes next from 10:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. […]

Sabre men’s basketball tabbed seventh in NACC preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University men’s basketball has been picked just outside of the NACC Tournament in seventh place in the preseason poll. Aurora University was picked to win the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference men’s basketball championship, voted on by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors. The Spartans finished second last season with […]

NACC releases preseason women’s basketball poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University women’s basketball has been picked 11th in the NACC preseason poll receiving 48 total votes. Concordia University Wisconsin has been picked to win the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference women’s basketball championship according to the preseason poll, voted on by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors. The Falcons captured […]

Marian volleyball drops NACC finale against Lakeland

The Lakeland offense was too much for Marian University women’s volleyball (9-15, 3-8 NACC) as the Sabres dropped their NACC finale in straight sets; 25-17, 25-13 and 25-15. Marian opened the match strong with a 12-10 lead to open the first set but from there the match was all Lakeland.  The Muskies went on a […]

ACHA hockey swept by Aurora on the road

AURORA, Ill. – For only the second time in program history, Marian University ACHA hockey (4-2-0, 4-2-0 NCHL) was swept on the road falling to Aurora 2-1 and 2-0. The road trip for Marian University did not seem to affect them as they struck first on Aurora’s home ice. Scoring the opening goal of the […]

Sabre women’s soccer clinches postseason berth versus Alverno

MILWAUKEE – After a two-year absence from the NACC Tournament, Marian University women’s soccer (9-8-0, 5-4-0 NACC) clinched a postseason berth with a 3-1 win over Alverno. The Sabre offense took over in the match outshooting the Inferno 34-3 with 19 shots in the first half and 15 in the second half.  Junior Alexis Peterson […]

Marian men’s soccer earns crucial NACC win over WLC

Marian University men’s soccer (9-7-0, 4-4-0 NACC) remained in the hunt for a berth into the NACC Tournament with a 3-1 win over Wisconsin Lutheran. Marian started the game fast finding the back of the net just 2:39 into the game.  Senior Jose Luis Alvarado fed the ball to senior Muhammed Abshir who then fed […]

Sabre women’s soccer blanks Warriors in road win

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s soccer (7-8-0, 3-4-0 NACC) used a second half surge to defeat Wisconsin Lutheran 2-0 in a NACC road win. Neither team could find the back of the net in the opening half but the Marian offense managed to outshoot WLC 7-5.  The Sabres were able to strike first in the […]

Marian volleyball downs Rockford in four sets

ROCKFORD, Ill. – Marian University women’s volleyball (8-13, 3-6 NACC) won their second straight match defeating Rockford with set scores of 25-19, 20-25, 25-12 and 25-18. The Sabre offense opened fast with a .226 hitting percentage in the opening set.  Marian trailed 18-14 to start the first set but a 10-0 run from the Sabres […]

Sabre volleyball splits trip to Madison

MADISON, Wis. – Marian University women’s volleyball (9-14, 3-7 NACC) fell to Edgewood in four sets in NACC play before defeating North Central (Minn.) to close out the weekend. In the opener against Edgewood, the Eagle offense controlled the opening set as they cruised to a 25-17 win.  Marian bounced back in the second set […]

Sabre men’s soccer drops defensive battle at Benedictine

LISLE, Ill. – In a defensive battle, Marian University men’s soccer (9-8-0, 4-5-0 NACC) was defeated on the road by Benedictine 1-0. Neither team could find the back of the net in the opening half with junior Ian Chacon (9-7-0) making four saves in net.  Benedictine held a 10-3 advantage in shots in the opening […]

Marian women’s hockey picked fifth in NCHA preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – After a breakout season in 2016-17, Marian University women’s hockey has been picked fifth in the NCHA preseason poll announced the league office. Adrian College has once again been picked by league coaches to place first in the upcoming Northern Collegiate Hockey Association regular season, according to the results of the coaches’ […]

Sabre men’s hockey tabbed fourth in NCHA preseason poll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Marian University men’s hockey has been tabbed fourth in the NCHA preseason poll announced the league office. Following division titles for each program and a postseason run that nearly concluded with the two teams playing in the NCAA National Championship, Adrian College edged past St. Norbert College to be picked by league […]

Marian tennis has trio honored by NACC

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Freshman Kyrsten Bruce, sophomore Mackenzie Meyers and senior Meg Hartzell have all been honored by the NACC announced the league office Friday. After leading Concordia Wisconsin to a regular season conference championship, Ashley Solberg was named the Player of the Year, while Falcon head coach Steve Anschutz was named the Coach of […]

Sabre volleyball staves off Inferno comeback

Marian University women’s volleyball (6-12, 2-5 NACC) was able to hold off Alverno and defeat the Inferno in five sets; 25-19, 25-10, 20-25, 23-25 and 15-12. MU opened strong with a .263 hitting percentage in the first set with four different Sabres recording multiple kills in a balanced attack.  Marian was able to use a […]

Rain postpones Marian women’s soccer at Alverno

MILWAUKEE – A combination of rain over the past couple days and forecasted rain has led to the Marian women’s soccer game at Alverno to be postponed. No makeup date has been announced yet for the NACC game but a complete and continuously updated Marian women’s soccer schedule can be found at http://sabreathletics.com/sports/wsoc/2017-18/schedule. Marian is […]

Fragoso golden goal leads Marian men’s soccer past Rockford

LOVES PARK, Ill. – In a back-and-forth game, Marian University men’s soccer (8-7-0, 3-4-0 NACC) managed to rally late and defeat Rockford 3-2 in double overtime. The first half saw no scoring as each team battled evenly with the Regents managing to outshoot the Sabres 5-4.  Rockford managed to find the back of the net […]

Marian women’s soccer falls in final non-conference game

DE PERE, Wis. – Marian University women’s soccer (5-8-0, 2-4-0 NACC) dropped their final non-conference game of the season to St. Norbert by a 2-0 final. Junior Danielle Deltgen (2-4-0) had another big game in goal for the Sabres has she recorded double-digit saves for the second consecutive game with 12.  A pair of first […]

Sabre volleyball drops weekend opener at CUC

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University women’s volleyball (5-11, 1-4 NACC) dropped their opening match of the weekend in straight sets to Concordia Chicago with scores of 25-18, 25-20, and 25-19. The Sabres competed well against the Cougars but in each set it was just one run from CUC that wound up being the difference.  […]

Early goal not enough for Marian men’s soccer

Marian University men’s soccer (7-6-0, 2-4-0 NACC) opened the scoring but Aurora managed to rally for four unanswered goals to knock off the Sabres. Senior Israel Tovar netted his second goal on the year to open the scoring in the 20th minute when he went streaking past the defense and fellow senior Muhammed Abshir sent […]

Sabre women’s soccer blanked by Spartans

Marian University women’s soccer (5-7-0, 2-4-0 NACC) competed well but fell in a highly contested 1-0 final against Aurora. The first half was all Aurora has the Spartans held the Sabres shotless and recorded a total of 14 shots.  Junior Danielle Deltgen was all over the place, however, as she recorded nine saves in the […]

Sabre volleyball unable to complete come back at Dominican

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University women’s volleyball (5-12, 1-5 NACC) forced a fourth set but fell to Dominican with set scores of 25-17, 25-11, 22-25 and 25-17. The Sabre hung around in the opening set and only trailed 18-17 before the Stars closed out the set scoring the next six points.  Dominican also had […]

Sabres compete at Gene Davis Invite

APPLETON, Wis. – Marian University cross country continued their busy end of the season competing at the Gene Davis Invite, hosted by Lawrence. On the men’s side, UW-Oshkosh won the meet with Josh Janusiak of host Lawrence earning the individual title with a time of 25:43. Jacob Leiden once again led the way for Marian […]

Marian tennis clinches tourney berth with sweep of CUC

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University women’s tennis (8-6, 5-3 NACC) clinched a berth into the NACC Tournament with a 9-0 road sweep of Concordia Chicago. Juniors Meg Hartzell and Kristin Houle easily went on to an 8-1 win at No. 2 doubles, while freshman Kyrsten Bruce and junior Celeste Degeneffe also cruised to an […]

Marian tennis closes out sweep of Alverno

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s tennis (9-6, 6-3 NACC) closed out the fall season completing a sweep of Alverno after the match was postponed earlier in the season. The Sabres already entered with a 3-0 advantage after doubles action from earlier in the year and MU continued their dominance in singles action.  Junior Meg Hartzell […]

Sabre men’s golf opens NACC Championship tied for third

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. – Marian University men’s golf shot a team score of 322 and currently is tied for third after the opening round of the NACC Championship. Edgewood currently holds a seven-stroke lead over Aurora with a 302 atop the team standings, while Sam Schlosser of CUW is the individual leader after a one-under 71. […]

Sabre men’s soccer stifled by Raiders

Marian University men’s soccer (7-5-0, 2-3-0 NACC) struggled to slow down the potent offense of MSOE falling 5-0 to the Raiders in NACC action. The Raiders would tally four goals in the first half, including one in the final five-seconds, as they managed to outshoot the Sabres 19-6.  Freshman keeper Cory Koehler stopped 10 of […]

Balken multi-goal game not enough against MSOE

MILWAUKEE – Marian University women’s soccer (5-6-0, 2-3-0 NACC) had a tough timeout against the MSOE offense falling 5-2 in NACC action. The first 6:36 saw a lot of action as the Raiders opened the scoring at the 2:46 mark before freshman Alicia Balken netted her third goal of the year minutes later, assist to […]

Marian volleyball ends homestand with win

Marian University women’s volleyball (5-10, 1-3 NACC) ended a six-match homestand defeating Beloit with set scores of 29-27, 16-25, 25-21 and 25-19. The first set was back-and-forth with neither side able to maintain a lead larger than three points.  Beloit would record a better hitting percentage than Marian in the set but in the end, […]

Fragoso earns second NACC Player of the Week nod

WAUKESHA, Wis. – For the second time this season, senior Alonso Fragoso has been named the NACC student-athlete of the week as voted on by the league’s sports information directors. Fragoso had a pair of hat tricks to lead Marian to a pair of NACC wins on the road. Fragoso had an eight-point game against […]

Marian women’s golf opens NACC Championship

RACINE, Wis. – Marian University women’s golf sits in sixth place after the opening round of the NACC Championship after shooting a 466. Aurora University holds the team lead after a 360 with the Spartans being led by Lauren Anderson who is in a tie with Maddy Zastrow of CUW atop the individual leaderboard. Junior […]

Sabre volleyball swept by Benedictine to open weekend

Marian University women’s volleyball (4-9, 1-2 NACC) was swept by Benedictine with set scores of 25-17, 25-10 and 25-19 to open a weekend of NACC play. Marian had a difficult time slowing down the offense of Benedictine that hit .282 including a .406 hitting percentage in the match-clinching third set.  The Eagles offense also had […]

Sabres finish 11th at Hopkins Collegiate Classic

DECATUR, Ill. – Marian University men’s golf shot a team score of 317 to finish in 11th place at the Hopkins Collegiate Classic. Hope College rallied to win the classic with a team score of 584 led by Josh Gibson who shot a second round 64 to finish in first individually by 11 strokes. Freshman […]

Marian cross country competes at WLC Warrior Invite

MILWAUKEE – Marian University cross country returned to action after a long break at the WLC Warrior Invite. Sophomore Alyssa Zuhlke provided the highlight of the meet finishing in 14th place with a time of 25:40.79, a career-best.  Junior Kayla Gregar was next in on the women’s side crossing the finish line in 28:05.10. On […]

Marian volleyball struggles against Aurora

Marian University women’s volleyball (4-10, 1-3 NACC) fell to Aurora in straight sets with set finals of 25-21, 25-17 and 25-15 to close out the weekend. MU hung around in the opening set leading 10-9 to open the match, which later turned into a 14-14 tie.  Aurora then went on a 7-2 run for their […]

Wise moves up at second day of NACC Championship

RACINE, Wis. – Marian University women’s golf improved by 42 strokes at the second round of the NACC Championship and sit just two strokes behind WLC for fifth place. Aurora University remains in first place by eight strokes with Maddy Zastrow of Concordia Wisconsin sitting atop the individual leaderboard. Junior Tayler Wise moved into third […]

Fragoso hat trick leads Marian to win over CUC

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – For the second consecutive game, senior Alonso Fragoso netted a hat trick to lead Marian men’s soccer (7-4-0, 2-2-0 NACC) to a road win. Fragoso opened the scoring for the game just 1:18 into the game when he was able to bury a penalty kick.  Just 3:20 later the Cougars would […]

Marian women’s soccer shuts out Concordia Chicago

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – Marian University women’s soccer (5-5-0, 2-2-0 NACC) shut out Concordia Chicago 4-0 to even their conference ledger. The two teams went back-and-forth to open the game but the Sabre offense was able to build momentum in the final five minutes of the opening half.  Freshman Alicia Balken found the back of […]

Marian men’s golf opens MSOE Invitational in third

LAKE GENEVA, Wis. – Marian University men’s golf shot an opening round score of 310 and sit in third place at the MSOE Invitational. The Sabres sit 10 strokes behind Carthage who holds the team lead, while Jake Grabner of Loras sits atop the individual leaderboard after an even-par 71. Freshman Christian Taylor led the […]