Marquette Wire

Men’s lacrosse captures program’s first win

Ben Greene

March 5, 2013

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With a little less than three minutes remaining and the score tied 6-6, redshirt junior attackman Bryan Badolato scored his third goal of the game to put Marquette ahead of the Air Force Falcons. Freshman attackman Conor Gately,...

Amplo, three players face familiar competition

Ben Greene

February 7, 2013

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The men's lacrosse team will take on the Hofstra Pride and the Pennsylvania Quakers in its final preseason tune-up Saturday at Hofstra's James M. Shuart Stadium in Hempstead, N.Y. For coach Joe Amplo, Saturday's exhibitions will be a homecoming, as he played four...

Men’s lacrosse prepares for scrimmages

Ben Greene

January 31, 2013

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The men's lacrosse team will play its first game of the season Saturday afternoon, as it travels to Ann Arbor, Mich., for exhibition games against the Michigan Wolverines and the Denison Big Red. Attackman Tyler Melnyk said...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Winter focus shifts to weight room with coach Scott Rodgers

Christopher Chavez

November 20, 2012

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As the temperatures drop in Milwaukee, the Marquette men’s lacrosse team is shifting its focus from practicing at Valley Fields to working out at the Al McGuire Center. Winter workouts create an opportunity for the athletes...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Win over Concordia seals undefeated fall season

Christopher Chavez

October 16, 2012

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The Marquette men’s lacrosse team played the program’s first ever home game at Valley Fields against Concordia on Saturday morning and came away with a 9-5 victory. The win marks the end of the fall season, in which Marquette...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Upperclassmen leadership highlights undefeated weekend

Christopher Chavez

October 9, 2012

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Marquette’s men’s lacrosse team took the field for the first time in school history on Saturday morning for the program’s first two exhibition matches of the year. The Golden Eagles stunned High Point and Robert Morris...

Men’s Lacrosse: Fall season a time for tuning up as MU Lax prepares for independent competition

Kyle Doubrava

August 27, 2012

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When you’re the new team at a school like Marquette, it’s safe to say that all eyes will be on you. The men’s lacrosse squad is up for the attention and the challenges it will face in its inaugural season. Regular season...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Orsen looking up to Amplo as a mentor

Christopher Chavez

May 3, 2012

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When John Orsen arrived at Hofstra to play lacrosse as a freshman, it was Joe Amplo’s first year as an assistant coach. When Orsen arrived at Marquette to be an assistant coach, it was Amplo’s first year as head coach. Over...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse: Brundage brings recruiting acumen

Christopher Chavez

May 1, 2012

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The opportunity to start a new program and have complete control of the offensive game is what led assistant coach Stephen Brundage’s migration from Princeton to the men’s lacrosse team at Marquette. He had been working under...

Marquette Men’s Lacrosse Profile: Ben Dvorak let’s his play speak for him

Christopher Chavez

April 24, 2012

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Clumsy is the main word that comes to mind when Marquette men’s lacrosse coach reflects on watching sophomore Ben Dvorak’s first practice with the Golden Eagles after transferring from Bellarmine (Ky.). Dvorak possesses...