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Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Grill’s determination overshadows stature

Christopher Chavez

March 20, 2012

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At 5-foot-7, B.J. Grill is not one of the biggest members of the Marquette men’s lacrosse team, but what separates the freshman defender from everyone else is the determination he possesses to make himself stand out among giants. Hailing...

Marquette Lacrosse: Building character early on

Christopher Chavez

March 8, 2012

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With the basketball season winding down, college lacrosse is just getting started all across the nation. The Marquette men's and women's lacrosse teams will have to wait another year before they get a chance to compete against...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: West honored as 29th team member

Christopher Chavez

February 9, 2012

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The Marquette men’s lacrosse team is composed of 28 players, but through the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation, coach Joe Amplo has added another member to the team. Last week, the team adopted Jacob West, a 7-year-old Northern Illinois boy with pediatric cancer, ...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Stephen Brundage brings creativity to the Golden Eagle offense

Trey Killian

November 29, 2011

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While Wisconsin is historically more well known for its baseball, football and basketball, lacrosse has meant as much to Stephen Brundage as the Packers do to folks from Green Bay. Brundage, who was hired in May as Mar...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Amplo keeps squad upbeat

Trey Killian

October 4, 2011

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There aren’t any games until next spring, but that doesn’t mean the Marquette men’s lacrosse team isn’t working towards the 2013 season – the Golden Eagles inaugural season. It started fall practices on Sept. 20...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Inaugural recruiting class 27 deep

Trey Killian

August 29, 2011

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When a new kid moves into town, many questions flash through his or her head. He or she may struggle with the challenge of establishing an identity in a new community and wonder how the natives will react. On a Marquette campus that offers 14 other Division I sports programs, men’s and women’s la...

New coaches hired to launch new MU lacrosse program

Mike Nelson

February 8, 2011

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Seven weeks after announcing that Marquette would launch lacrosse as a Division I sport, Marquette found itsfirst ever head coaches in Joe Amplo for the men’s team and Meredith Simon Black for the women. The university an...