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Record-Breaking Saturday for MSU Track & Field At Virginia Challenge

Record-Breaking Saturday for MSU Track & Field At Virginia Challenge

Charlottesville, Virginia – Two Michigan State track & field program records were set on Saturday as the Spartans won three events on the final day of the Virginia Challenge.   Sophomore Rachele Schulist won the women’s 5000 meter run and shattered the MSU school record by more than 17 seconds with a time of 15:36.33. [...]

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Spartan Superwoman Leah O’Connor Does Something NEVER Done Before in NCAA History

Spartan Superwoman Leah O’Connor Does Something NEVER Done Before in NCAA History

O’Connor runs fastest time in NCAA Track & Field Championship history. Ehrhardt, Schulist and Franklin receive All-American honors.   FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Senior Leah O’Connor delivered another record-setting race and won her second career individual national title on Saturday as the Michigan State track and field squad wrapped up its 2015 indoor season at the [...]

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Michigan State Steals Four Individual Event Titles at Jenison

Michigan State Steals Four Individual Event Titles at Jenison

EAST LANSING – Michigan State captured individual event titles on vault, bars, beam and floor in tonight’s quad meet with No. 19 Arizona, Eastern Michigan and Bowling Green. Due to travel restrictions, BGSU wasn’t able to compete at Rutgers and therefore competed in East Lansing. The Spartans scored a 194.350 for a fourth-place finish behind [...]

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Jankoska’s Career High Guides MSU Past Indiana, 72-57

Jankoska’s Career High Guides MSU Past Indiana, 72-57

EAST LANSING, Mich. – Behind a career-high 28 points from sophomore guard Tori Jankoska as part of three players with double-doubles, the Michigan State women’s basketball team avenged an early season loss to Indiana with a 72-57 win Wednesday at the Breslin Center.   Indiana captured the first meeting between the teams in Bloomington on [...]

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Spartan Women’s Cross Country Wins NCAA Championship

Spartan Women’s Cross Country Wins NCAA Championship

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Led by four individual runners in the top-25, the Michigan State women’s cross country team claimed the program’s first ever NCAA Cross Country Championship on Saturday afternoon. Running in front of a huge crowd of MSU fans, the Spartans finished 62 points ahead of runner-up Iowa State with a team score [...]

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Leah O’Connor Leads No. 1 Michigan State Women To Big Ten Championship

Leah O’Connor Leads No. 1 Michigan State Women To Big Ten Championship

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Led by Leah O’Connor in first-place and three other top-10 finishers, the top-ranked Michigan State women’s cross country team captured their second-straight Big Ten Championship meet on Sunday. Caleb Rhynard finished fifth overall with a time of 23:47 in the men’s 8K race as the No. 22-ranked Spartan men collected a [...]

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Michigan State Track & Field Wins 10 Medals at the Big Ten Championships

Michigan State Track & Field Wins 10 Medals at the Big Ten Championships

WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana – The Michigan State track & field team added six medal-winning performances on the final day of competition for a grand total of 10 medals at the 2014 Big Ten Outdoor Championships. At the conclusion of the meet held at Rankin Track & Field on the campus of Purdue University, the Spartan [...]

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Michigan State Spartan Leah O’Connor Wins Third-Straight Steeple at Big Ten Championships

Michigan State Spartan Leah O’Connor Wins Third-Straight Steeple at Big Ten Championships

WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana – Four Spartans won Big Ten medals on the second day of competition at the Big Ten Championships on Saturday at Purdue University. Leah O’Connor (3,000m steeplechase), Kurt Schneider (decathlon), Antonio James (discus) and Tim Canfield (pole vault) each earned a spot on the podium to boost Michigan State into fifth place [...]

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MSU Gymnastics Tops Southeast Missouri 194.900-193.625

MSU Gymnastics Tops Southeast Missouri 194.900-193.625

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Spartans used their highest balance beam and floor exercise scores of the season to help lead the Michigan State gymnastics team to its first road win of 2014 on Friday as MSU outscored Southeast Missouri 194.900-193.625 at Houck House Field. It marks the second-highest score for Michigan State this season. [...]

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MSU Wins Nine Medals at Big Ten Track & Field Championships

MSU Wins Nine Medals at Big Ten Track & Field Championships

GENEVA, Ohio – Setting two new conference records, four MSU records and adding three medals, the Michigan State track & field team concluded competition at the 2014 Big Ten Indoor Championships on Saturday. Tori Franklin (triple jump) and Leah O’Connor (mile) each won Big Ten titles en route to earning a spot in the conference [...]

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