When the Michigan State men’s soccer team makes its debut next spring, the Spartans will be missing some familiar faces: three-star players on the defensive line. Senior defenders Patrick Nielsen and Michael Wetungu were selected in the MLS draft, and junior defender Nick Woodruff joined the New England Revolution II in the United Soccer League (USL).
Michigan State men’s soccer head coach Damon Rensing announced the addition of Vedad Kovac (Marietta, Georgia/Lassiter High School) as part of the 2020 recruiting class.
Michigan State head men’s soccer coach Damon Rensing announced that the Spartans are adding two more transfers to their roster this offseason, defender Brandon DeSmyter and defender/forward Luke Morrell to the 2020 roster.
Michigan State men’s soccer midfielder Giuseppe Barone will be returning for the 2020 season as announced Thursday by MSU soccer head coach Damon Rensing. The former All-American Barone played only 45 minutes during the 2019 season because of a leg injury.
Michigan State head men’s soccer coach Damon Rensing announced on Friday the addition of junior midfielder Louis Sala to the 2020 roster. Sala, a native of West Bloomfield, Michigan, comes to MSU after playing two seasons at Northern Illinois. Last season, he played in 18 games for the Huskies, starting nine. He scored two goals, while adding one assist. For his NIU career, he played in 36 games, starting 16.
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Despite a first-half goal from freshman forward Gianni Ferri, sixth-seeded Michigan State men’s soccer saw its season come to an end, 2-1 against third-seeded Michigan in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament Sunday in Ann Arbor.
No. 6-seeded Michigan State men’s soccer opens up Big Ten Tournament action taking on No. 3-seeded Michigan on Sunday, Nov. 10 at 4 p.m. at U-M Soccer Stadium. The game will be televised on the Big Ten Network with Chris Doran and Jason Garey on the call.
Redshirt-junior defender Patrick Nielsen was named to the All-Big Ten second team, as the Big Ten postseason awards were announced by the league Friday.
Michigan State men’s soccer was battled tough throughout against No. 10 Indiana, before getting topped 1-0, on a first-half penalty kick goal, Sunday afternoon at DeMartin Stadium in the regular-season finale. Sunday was also MSU’s Senior Day, as the Spartans recognized seniors Michael Pimlott, Giuseppe Barone and Michael Wetungu in a pre-match ceremony.
Michigan State men’s soccer will conclude the regular season, hosting No. 10 Indiana on Sunday, Nov. 3 at 3 p.m. at DeMartin Stadium on Senior Day. The game will be televised on the Big Ten Network with Mike Monaco and Patrick Doody on the call.
In the annual battle for the Big Bear Trophy, Michigan State men’s soccer dropped a 2-0 decision to Michigan on Tuesday at U-M Soccer Complex.
Michigan State men’s soccer begins the final week of the regular season with the annual Battle for the Big Bear Trophy on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 8 p.m. at U-M Soccer Stadium. The game will be televised on the Big Ten Network with Dean Linke and Chris Munroe on the call.
Michigan State suffered a 1-0 heartbreaking loss at Northwestern Friday night at NU’s Lanny & Sharon Martin Stadium in a hard-fought battle.
Michigan State men’s soccer hits the road for two out of its last three regular-season games. The Spartans face Northwestern on Friday, Oct. 25 at 8:30 p.m. (ET). MSU is now 3-8-3 and holds a 3-1-1 record in the Big Ten Conference. Northwestern is 6-7-1 overall and 2-3-1 in league action.
Under cool and windy conditions, the Michigan State men’s soccer team completed non-conference action with a 1-0 loss at Oakland on Tuesday.
Playing in front of a raucous crowd on Alumni Day, the Michigan State men’s soccer team scored three unanswered goals to stop Ohio State, 3-1, on Saturday night.
Michigan State men’s soccer will celebrate Alumni Day against Ohio State on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 7:30 p.m. The game is the second-half of a doubleheader with the MSU women’s team who will take on Michigan in their alumni game at 5 p.m. Both teams will celebrate former Spartans at half time.
In a re-match of the 2018 NCAA National Semifinal, the Michigan State men’s soccer team fell to Akron 2-0 on the road Tuesday at FirstEnergy Stadium. The last time the teams met was in Santa Barbara, California in the NCAA College Cup with the Zips winning 5-1.