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 […]

Marian University student, Adrian Gonzalez, wins AVI competition

Marian University student Adrian Gonzalez won the AVI Digital Media Challenge hosted at Lambeau Field on October 20, 2017. Gonzalez is a junior graphic arts major hailing from Chicago, Illinois. His work will be featured on the AVI Systems website. AVI Systems held this competition asking students to create digital artwork that exemplifies the theme […]

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 […]

Howie sparks Marian men’s hockey past Aurora

GENEVA, Ill. – Marian University men’s hockey (2-2-0, 2-2-0 NCHA) sparked a rally in the final minute of regulation to force overtime and ultimately defeat Aurora 4-3. With an empty net behind them and a power play opportunity, junior Jake Howie managed to find the back of the net with just 26-seconds remaining in regulation […]

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 […]

U.S. Bank Foundation donates to Marian University’s Working Families Program

U.S. Bank Foundation has awarded Marian University a $2,000 grant designated for the Working Families Program. Marian University’s Working Families Program is one of the nation’s most comprehensive educational programs available to low income single parents. The Program offers single parent students with dependent children the opportunity to complete their bachelor’s degree and to break […]

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 […]

Marian University Student Receives CIC/UPS Scholarship

Marian University student Cristina Smit , majoring in social work from Waupun, Wis. has been selected to receive a CIC/UPS Scholarship provided by the Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (WAICU) and its national partner, the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) in Washington, DC. Nationally, CIC and the UPS Foundation provided more than $1.5 […]