Late rally by Golden Eagles comes up short
MU hosts Duke on May 5 in regular season finale
Golden Eagles move on after historic season opener
Golden Eagles played Hofstra, Penn on Sunday
Golden Eagles win one, lose one on the road
Awards and Honors:
BIG EAST All-Academic (2014)
2015 Season: Scored his first goal of the year vs. Mercer (March 8) ... Tallied a goal at Providence (April 11).
2014 Season: Had two points at Jacksonville (March 8) coming in as a man-up specialist off the bench ... Scored his second goal of the year vs. Bellarmine (April 1) ... Also tallied two assists in 2014.
2013 Season: Saw playing time in 12 games, starting one ... Scored six goals, including two in a win at Bellarmine ... Tied for the team lead in man-down goals (4).
Prior to Marquette: Four-year letterwinner at Brother Rice High School ... Helped the Warriors win state and Catholic League titles in each year of his high school career ... Member of Brother Rice teams that advanced to North American Invitational (2011-12) ... Named to the US Lacrosse High School All-American Team as an upperclassmen (2011-12) ... Recognized as an all-state player in 2011 and 2012...All-Midwest (2010-11) and All-Catholic League (2010-12) ... Also played hockey in high school.
Personal: Born on March 19, 1993 ... Son of Amy and Daryl Nelson ... Has two brothers, Peter and Jack ... Majoring in marketing.