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Sorenstam wants to shoot with men

Liam Murphy February 20, 2003

Eleven LPGA titles in one year were not enough for Annika Sorenstam. The best women’s golfer of all time will now try her skills in a May PGA tournament, The Colonial, and I am not too sure why.It doesn’t...

Murphy: Walton’s real world

Liam Murphy February 6, 2003

I'll be the first to admit that I am a fan of reality television. The ongoing Irulan/ Alton saga on "The Real World" has me glued to the television on Tuesday nights. And I also admit that I don't understand...

Murphy: Eagles good, but not Super Bowl good

Liam Murphy January 23, 2003

Now I don’t like tooting my own horn, but this week I’m going to. It was I, in the beginning of football season, who told you the Eagles were not going to win the Super Bowl this year. Many of you...

Profile: Allan Ray

Liam Murphy November 21, 2002

Being a part of one of the nation's top recruiting classes isn't all that big of a deal to Allan Ray, the freshman guard from St. Raymond's High School, located in the Bronx, N.Y. The New York Catholic...

Profile: Gary Buchanan

Liam Murphy November 21, 2002

No one shoots the three ball like him, and no one can touch him when it comes to shooting free throws.Senior Gary Buchanan returns to Villanova for his senior season this year, and the St. Louis, native...

Men’s soccer closes out season with win over local rival

Liam Murphy November 7, 2002

The Villanova men’s soccer team concluded its season on Tuesday afternoon, dropping city rival Philadelphia University in a 2-1 decision. The game marked the end of five Wildcat careers on the Main Line.John...

College athletes: Do they deserve a paycheck?

Liam Murphy October 31, 2002

There are two types of students in this world.The first group we shall call “normal” kids who pay tuition to their respective schools and attend classes on a somewhat regular basis.The second group...

‘Cats fall prey at home to No. 20 Notre Dame

Liam Murphy October 28, 2002

In its first game back since fall break, the Villanova men’s soccer team played host to the 20th-ranked Fightin’ Irish of Notre Dame this past Wednesday afternoon, giving up five first half goals in...

Wildcat fall to Hofstra in sixth straight loss

Liam Murphy October 4, 2002

A beautiful afternoon welcomed the visiting Hofstra University men's soccer team to campus this past Sunday, but the outcome was gloomy for the 'Cats, as they fell to Hofstra, 3-1.Villanova came out ready...

Murphy: Hey Allen, try this nickname on for size

Liam Murphy October 4, 2002

Allen Iverson showed his true colors this past weekend when he "couldn't make" a chartered jet to go see his coach, Larry Brown, who was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame.We all know where he wasn't...

Rutgers routs ‘Nova soccer, 5-0

Liam Murphy September 27, 2002

The Villanova men's soccer team is in the middle of a five-game losing streak which started almost two weeks ago at the Penn State Nike Challenge and included a home loss to nationally-ranked St. Johns...

Men’s soccer falters against Red Storm

Liam Murphy September 20, 2002

Villanova took the field Wednesday against national powerhouse St. John's, falling 2-0 to the second-ranked team in the country.The 'Cats put forth a strong defensive effort in the opening half, holding...

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