MU delved into the sport's native roots on Friday
MU falls to Duke 19-3 in front of 4,202 fans
Marquette defeats University of Detroit Mercy
Goalie JJ Sagl adds career-high 16 saves in win
MU looks ahead to Friday's game at No. 3/3 Denver
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.
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.