WLAX to face San Diego State and USC
WLAX begins nine-day road trip in California
Women's LAX hosts second home game Sunday
MU welcomes Duquesne to Valley Fields Saturday
MU to face Winthrop and Coastal Carolina
Marquette's women's lacrosse team is ready to face its first challenge and play the program's inaugural games.
Practice has begun for the Marquette women's lacrosse team's inaugural season - find out from head coach Meredith Black, and Alex Winey and Emma Salter about how the team has progressed heading into year one.
2014: Appeared in seven games during this season.
2013:Recorded four groundballs and four caused turnovers on the season ... Appeared in 16 games (two starts) on defense ... Registered three groundballs and two caused turnovers in a loss to Loyola (April 14).
High School: Winey was a three-year varsity letter winner at Scripps Ranch High School, where she was a three-time all-conference performer for the Falcons ... Served as team captain as a senior, while garnering All-San Diego Section Second Team honors ... Named to the 2010 US Lacrosse Academic All-America Team, while also being named academic all-city as junior and senior ... Selected as the US Lacrosse San Diego Chapter representative at USA U-19 team tryouts ... Competed at the 2010 US Lacrosse Women's Division National Tournament with the Pacific San Diego Team.
Personal: Winey is the daughter of Clinton and Tanya-Sue Winey and was born in San Diego, Calif. ... Has two younger siblings, Amanda and Aaron ... Plans to major in criminology and law studies.