Following a slower start that saw the Spartans down at the half, Michigan State field hockey used a dominant third quarter to top Ohio, 2-1, in a non-conference road matchup at Pruitt Field Sunday afternoon.
Michigan State field hockey (4-4, 0-3 B1G) will complete its four-game road stretch this weekend, visiting No. 24 Ohio State (3-5, 0-3 B1G) on Friday, Sept. 30 at 4 p.m. before taking on Ohio (5-3, 1-1 MAC) for a noon contest on Sunday, Oct. 2. Friday’s game will be nationally televised on the Big Ten Network. Sunday’s game will stream via YouTube on the Ohio Bobcat TV channel.
Michigan State field hockey (4-3, 0-2 B1G) fell to No. 6 Penn State (7-1, 2-0 B1G), 0-4, at the Penn State Field Hockey Complex Friday night.
Michigan State field hockey (4-2, 0-1 B1G) travels to the East Coast for its first conference road matchups of the season this weekend, visiting a pair of top-10 nationally ranked opponents on Friday and Sunday. The Spartans visit No. 6 Penn State (6-1, 1-0 B1G) on Friday, Sept. 23 at 6 p.m., before traveling to College Park, Md. on Sunday, Sept. 25 for a 1 p.m. game at No. 3 Maryland (7-1, 1-0 B1G).
After a slow start, Michigan State used a strong third quarter to claim a 3-1 victory over Bellarmine Sunday afternoon at Ralph Young Field.
Michigan State used a strong offensive effort to take No. 19 Rutgers to overtime, but fell, 3-2, in the 66th minute after a Rutgers penalty stroke goal Friday afternoon at Ralph Young Field.
Michigan State field hockey senior Merel Hanssen and sophomore Ellie Rutherford have been named to the 2022 NFHCA Collegiate Watch List, as announced by the organization Tuesday. The watch list, which consists of 254 collegiate student-athletes across all three divisions, is intended to represent field hockey student-athletes with the strongest potential for consideration to the 2022 NFHCA All-Region and All-American teams.
Michigan State field hockey is set for a pair of home matchups this weekend, opening Big Ten play against No. 19 Rutgers on Friday, Sept. 16 before taking on Bellarmine on Sunday, Sept. 18. Both games will take place at 1 p.m. at Ralph Young Field.
Michigan State field hockey freshman Cecily Charles has been named to USA Field Hockey’s 2022-23 U.S. Women’s National Indoor Team, as announced by the organization Wednesday.
After a back-and-forth scoreless battle throughout regular time and double overtime, Michigan State field hockey fell to Stanford, 0-1, in a penalty shootout on Sunday afternoon.
Michigan State field hockey is set for its first road tests of the season, taking on UC Davis on Friday, Sept. 2 at 3 p.m. ET/noon PT, and Stanford on Sunday, Sept. 4 at 4 p.m. ET/ 1 p.m. PT. The Spartans are off to a 2-0 start after knocking off No. 21 American, 3-1, and Saint Louis, 6-1, last weekend.
Lifted by a strong second-half offensive effort, Michigan State field hockey moved to 2-0 on Sunday with a 6-1 win over Saint Louis. Five different Spartans scored en route to the win, with sophomore Ellie Rutherford leading all scorers with two goals. Emma O’Neill, Lulu Fulton, Kim Smit, and Jillian Bonczewski each added a goal.
Powered by a pair of goals from Emma O’Neill and Gracie Burns’ first career goal, Michigan State field hockey took down #21 American, 3-1, in their season opener Friday at Ralph Young Field.
Michigan State field hockey is set to open the regular season with a pair of home games this weekend at Ralph Young Field. The Spartans face No. 21 American on Friday, Aug. 26 at 6 p.m., and take on Saint Louis on Sunday, Aug. 28 at 2 p.m.
Michigan State field hockey seniors Merel Hanssen and Hannah Jarvie as well as sophomore Ellie Rutherford have been named Preseason Big Ten Field Hockey Players to Watch, as announced by the conference Wednesday.
Michigan State field hockey begins the 2022 season this weekend with a pair of exhibition games on the road at Michigan and Central Michigan. The Spartans play Michigan on Friday, Aug. 19 at 6 p.m., and head to Central Michigan on Sunday. Aug. 21 for a noon start. The team opens the regular season on Fri., August 26 at Ralph Young Field, hosting American at 6 p.m.
Michigan State field hockey players Hannah Jarvie and Celina Riccardo were among the 144 athletes selected to participate in next month’s 2022 Senior Nexus Championship (NXC), as was announced by USA Field Hockey late Thursday. Presented by Osaka Hockey, the Senior NXC is being held at the Virginia Beach Regional Training Center in Virginia Beach, Va. from July 17 to 22.
Michigan State head field hockey coach Helen Knull announced the full 2022 schedule on Tuesday, with a total of 18 regular-season games and three exhibitions. Set to face eight qualifiers from the 2021 NCAA Tournament, the Spartans will open the regular season on Aug. 26 at Ralph Young Field.
Following a breakout season for the Spartans, the National Field Hockey Coaches Association named Michigan State junior midfielder Merel Hanssen to the All-West Region Second Team, it was announced Monday. The team leader in goals, assists and points, Hanssen earned All-Big Ten Second Team honors earlier this month after setting career highs in all three categories.