Gately and Mojica honored for their play in the conference tournament
Gately became MU's career point leader on Saturday
Gately one of 50 named to watch list for college lacrosse's most prestigious award
Furious 8-1 second-half rally sends Golden Eagles to BIG EAST tournament
MU eyes BIG EAST tourney bid on program's first 'Senior Day'
Honors and Awards:
2014 Season: Tallied five points and scored the game-winning goal with 16 seconds remaining to help MU earn its first ever BIG EAST win at Rutgers (March 29) ... Tallied three points to help MU beat Providence 7-6 (April 12) ... Put up three points to help lead MU to an 11-10 (OT) win over Georgetown (April 19) ... ... Recorded a team-high four points with a pair of goals and assists in a loss to No. 3/3 Denver (April 27) ... Led MU with two points in a loss to Villanova in the BIG EAST tournament semifinals (May 1) ... Finished 2014 with 17 goals and 14 assists, which was good for second on the team ... Gately started 14 of the 15 games he played in.
2013 Season: Started in all 13 games at attack ... Led the team with 20 assists, including a program best five to beat Mercer ... Finished second on the team points (36), notching seven to beat Mercer; tying Badalato for most by a MU player in a single game ... Tied for third on the team with 16 goals, recording a career best four against High Point ... Scored in five straight games ... 38 of Gatley's 53 shots were shots on goal, the second best mark on the team.
Prior to Marquette: Four-year letterwinner at Yorktown High School where he ranks ninth in school history for points (232) and fifth in assists (162) ... Helped the team reach the state semifinals on three occasions ... Tabbed as a USLA All-American and Hudson Player of the Year in 2012 ... Inside Lacrosse Magazine ranked him No. 20 overall amongst attackmen and No. 58 in its Top 100 Incoming College Freshman ... First team all-Metro MSG Varsity (2011-12) ... Was an all-section honoree as a junior in 2011 ... Also played basketball in high school.
Personal: Born June 20, 1994 ... Son of Charleen and Tim Gately, who both attended Marquette ... Undecided on a major.