After taking over a month off for winter break, the Michigan State men’s and women’s track & field teams are set to resume their indoor season at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational, hosted by rival Michigan in Ann Arbor.
In the first meet of the indoor season Friday evening, the Michigan State men’s and women’s track & field teams saw a school record broken and six Spartans place first in their respective events at the GVSU Holiday Open inside Kelly Family Sports Center.
Michigan State graduate student Morgan Beadlescomb, following up a fifth-place finish at the NCAA Championships on Saturday, has been named the 2021 Big Ten Cross Country Men’s Athlete of the Year, the conference office announced Tuesday. This marks the first time in program history an MSU runner has been named the conference’s top men’s cross country athlete, with the award being established in 1987.
After falling behind the lead pack midway through the race, graduate student Morgan Beadlescomb recovered and made a late push to take fifth in the men’s 10K race at the 2021 NCAA Championships, as the Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams completed their seasons Saturday morning at Apalachee Regional Park in Tallahassee, Florida.
The Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams complete their season on Saturday, Nov. 20 with the 2021 NCAA Championships, the second-straight campaign in which both squads will represent the Green and White at the national championships.
The Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams were both selected for at-large bids to the 2021 NCAA Cross Country Championships, it was announced Saturday. It marks the 21st-straight appearance for the No. 16 Spartan women at the national championship, while the men will appear in their second-straight national championship after making it last season.
With 13 Spartans posting personal record times, the Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams both earned fourth-place finishes on Friday in the NCAA Great Lakes Regionals at Angel Mounds course in Evansville, Indiana.
After placing 12th at the Big Ten Championships and earning all-conference second-team honors, Michigan State freshman Kaitlyn Hynes was unanimously named the Big Ten Cross Country Women’s Freshman of the Year, the conference office announced Monday.
Following the programs’ successes at the Griak and Nuttycombe Invitationals, the Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams are set to run in the 2021 Big Ten Championships on Friday, Oct. 29.The No. 20 Spartan women seek to claim their third-straight conference title, while the Spartan men will try to win their first B1G championship since 1971 at Penn State’s Blue & White Golf Courses in University Park, Pennsylvania.
Earning the top spot in the women’s 5K race at the Eastern Michigan Fall Classic last Friday, Michigan State sophomore Fatima Giron was named the Big Ten Cross Country Women’s Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced Wednesday.
Sophomore Fatima Giron took the top spot in the women’s race and freshman Patrick Byrnes finished second in the men’s race on Friday afternoon, as the Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams sent a total of 21 runners to the Eastern Michigan Fall Classic at Hudson Mills Metropark in Dexter, Mich.
The Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams finish up the regular season portion of their schedule on Friday, Oct. 22 with the Eastern Michigan Fall Classic at Hudson Mills Metropark in Dexter, Mich.
After a fourth-place finish with a personal record time at the Nuttycombe Invitational last weekend, Michigan State senior Jenna Magness was named the Big Ten Cross Country Women’s Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced Wednesday.
A large chunk of runners from the Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams posted their best career individual times on Friday at the Nuttycombe Invitational, while the No. 17 MSU women took 12th place and the Spartan men finished in 24th in the championship races at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wisconsin.
After a two-week hiatus, the Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams will hit the path again this Friday, Oct. 15, at the Nuttycombe Invitational at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wisconsin.
After both posting top-3 finishes at last week’s Roy Griak Invitational in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Michigan State seniors Morgan Beadlescomb and Jenna Magness were named the Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Athletes of the Week, respectively, the conference office announced Wednesday.
Another Flint-area athlete is entering the Michigan State University Hall of Fame. Distance runner Anthony Hamm, who ran for Flint Northern before moving on to East Lansing, is part of MSU’s class of 2021. He was among eight athletes inducted Friday, Sept. 24.
The Michigan State men’s and women’s cross country teams look to build off their lone home meet of the season, as the Spartans head to the 35th Roy Griak Invitational, hosted by fellow Big Ten member Minnesota. After taking the top individual spots at the 40th annual Spartan Invitational last week, MSU will compete in its third event of the season against 21 other schools at the Gophers’ Les Bolstad Golf Course.