Led by Madison Price’s first-place finish, Michigan State women’s cross country swept the Lansing Invitational Friday afternoon at Grand Woods Park. The Spartans placed seven runners in the top ten and scored a perfect 15 points for the victory.
Michigan State cross country senior Aden Smith has been named Big Ten Cross Country Athlete of the Week, as announced by the conference Wednesday. Smith earns his first career Athlete of the Week nod after winning the Roy Griak Invitational last Friday in Minneapolis.
Michigan State cross country heads to Minneapolis for the annual Roy Griak Invitational on Friday, Sept. 23. The meet, held at the University of Minnesota’s Les Bolstad Golf Course, will be the fourth meet of the season for the Spartan men and third for the Spartan women.
In their only home cross country meet of the season, the Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams had solid showing at the at the 41st annual Spartan Invitational and Forest Akers East Gold Golf Course on Friday. The Spartan women dominated their 6k race with 19 points. Kaitlyn Hynes finished first with a time of 21:07.42 with Katie Osika (21:14.14) and Makenna Veen (21:22.24) finishing second and third, respectively. In her first Spartan race, Grace Malloy finished fifth with a time of 21:31.62.
Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country are set to host the 2022 Auto-Owners Insurance Spartan Invitational on Friday, Sept. 16. Friday’s race, held at Forest Akers East Golf Course, will be the 41st edition of the meet.
Led by graduate student Abdi-Fetah Ahmed’s second-place overall finish, Michigan State men’s cross country finished second at the Big Ten Preview meet at the University of Michigan Golf Course Friday morning. Three Spartans recorded top-10 finishes, while all scorers placed in the top 40.
Michigan State cross country is set to compete in its second meet of the season at Friday’s Big Ten Preview in Ann Arbor. The meet will take place at the University of Michigan Golf Course, site of the 2022 Big Ten Cross Country Championships. The men’s cross country team will compete in the 6,000-meter run, slated for 10:15 a.m. The women’s team will take the week off before picking back up at next week’s Spartan Invitational.
Former Spartan track & field athlete Tori Franklin became the first American woman to medal in the triple jump, capturing the bronze medal at the World Athletic Championships late Monday night at Hayward Stadium in Eugene, Oregon.
Michigan State Track and Field saw both its men’s and women’s programs honored as 2022 All-Academic Teams on Wednesday by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, while 14 Spartans were named USTFCCCA All-Academic Athletes as well.
2020 Olympian Tori Franklin will once again represent Team USA next month at the World Athletics Championships Oregon22 after a second-place finish in the triple jump Saturday, as six current or former Michigan State athletes completed action this weekend between the Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships and the Bell Canadian Track and Field Championships.
There will be five current or former Michigan State track and field athletes competing at this weekend’s 2022 Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships and USATF U20 Outdoor Championships, being held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.
Michigan State standout Jenna Magness was named to the 2022 Academic All-America Division I Track & Field/Cross Country Third Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Wednesday.
The Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country/track and field programs both ended the 2021-22 season with rankings among the top-15 in the final standings for U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association’s Program of the Year, the USTFCCCA announced on Tuesday.
A late kick to the front with 700 meters remaining was not enough for Morgan Beadlescomb in the men’s 5000m finals on Friday night, as the Michigan State track and field team concluded its stay at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.
Spartans Jenna Magness and Sophia Franklin capped off their record-setting collegiate careers with impressive First Team All-American performances on Thursday night, as the Michigan State track and field team finished the second day of the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.
Pole vaulter Trevor Stephenson highlighted a strong start for the Spartan men, as the Michigan State track and field team wrapped up the first day of the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.
Highlighted by five returning All-Americans, the Michigan State track and field team is set to bring eight Spartans to the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships this week in Eugene, Oregon.
Five women closed out action at the NCAA East Preliminary Round for the Michigan State track and field team on Saturday at the Haugh Track & Field Complex in Bloomington, Indiana.
It was a banner evening for Michigan State men’s distance runners John Petruno and Morgan Beadlescomb on Friday, as the two Spartans competed in the NCAA East Preliminary Round’s third night at the Haugh Track & Field Complex in Bloomington, Indiana.