Furious 8-1 second-half rally sends Golden Eagles to BIG EAST tournament
McNamara leads MU with three points
Kyle Whitlow, B.J. Grill help lead MU to 11-10 (2OT) victory over St. John's
Golden Eagles freshman Andy DeMichiei notches game-winner
MU's Tyler Melnyk scores hat trick in game televised by ESPN3
Learn more about going one-on-one with the goalie, and how Kyle Whitlow pulled off his behind-the-back shot at Duke as Marquette lacrosse gets set to host Bellarmine on Tuesday, April 1.
Marquette's men's lacrosse team gets its inspiration from a special member of the team - eight-year-old Jakub West.
Marquette got four goals from Tyler Melnyk and three from Kyle Whitlow to win 14-9 over Detroit in the program's first-ever home game.
As Marquette's inaugural season of lacrosse gets underway, coach Joe Amplo, Kyle Whitlow and Matt Melnyk reflect on the keys to success in 2013.
Spring practice is different for the Marquette men's lacrosse team - this time, there's a regular season ahead. Kyle Whitlow, Matt Melnyk and coach Joe Amplo talk about what makes this spring different, and what they expect to learn.
2014 Season: Scored three goals in a 11-9 win at Hofstra (Feb. 15) ... Earned his second hat trick of the season on the road vs. No. 17 Ohio State (Feb. 22)) and was named to the BIG EAST Weekly honor following his performance ... Notched four points vs. Villanova (March 22) ... Led MU with five points, including a hat trick, in a 11-10 (2OT) win over St. John's and was named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week for his performance (April 6) ... Tallied his sixth career hat-trick against No. 3/3 Denver to lead MU in goals (April 27) ... Finished second on the team with 23 goals and tallied 10 assists on the year, while posting a .639 shot on goal percentage .... One of two players to start all 16 games ... Named to Second Team All-BIG EAST for his 2014 efforts.
2013 Season: Started all 13 games at midfield ... Finished second on the team in goals scored (18), including a hat trick in a win vs. Detroit ... Ended the season third on the team in points with 23, including four in a win at High Point and four against Georgetown ... Recorded a point in 12 of 13 games ... 34 of his 44 shots were shots on goal (.773), ranking him third on the team.
Prior to Marquette: Attended The Hill Academy in Vaughan, ON ... Played for the National Iroquois team for three years and helped the team win the North American Lacrosse Invitational ... While playing for the Iroquois Nationals, he won gold, silver and bronze medals.
Personal: Born on June 22, 1993 ... Son of Dave and Kory Whitlow ... Has one sister, Kyla ... Majoring in education.