Marquette defeats University of Detroit Mercy
Melnyk's four goals ignites MU comeback attempt
MU will faceoff against the Hawks at 11 a.m. CT
Badolato leads Golden Eagles' second-half rally
Dolphins take advantage of 19 MU turnovers
Prior to Marquette: Played two years at Sacred Heart University before transferring to Marquette ... Appeared in 24 games in his two-year career at SHU... Finished second on the team in points and goals his sophomore year with 33 and 20, respectively ... Named to the Northeastern Conference's All-Rookie Team in 2010 after appearing in 11 games, tallying eight goals and three assists ...Three-year letterwinner at West Islip High School ... Helped the Lions claim a national title in 2007 and a Class A New York State championship in 2009 ... Also ran track in high school.
Personal: Born on August 29, 1991 ... Son of Toni and Dominick ... Has two brothers, John and Daniel ... Majoring in communication.