Meet a MSU Student Athlete | Caroline Powers

Name: Caroline Powers

Sport: Women's Golf

Year in School: Sophomore

Major: Elementary Education

Hometown: Bowling Green, OH

Why did you choose Michigan State? It was the best program close to home and the awesome team and coaches.

How did you decide on your major? I've always wanted to be a teacher because kids are what make me happy no matter what. I want to help them set their foundation of skills, love school, and love learning.

Favorite class and why? U.S. History Since 1876...it is so interesting to see the evolution of our country since the Civil War and how it all came together to form our society today.

What are your career aspirations? Be a professional golfer, teacher, or golf coach

What are some of the community service projects you have enjoyed most? Spartan Buddies and Teams for Toys but any that involve kids

What are some of your hobbies outside of your sport? Tennis, playing games, watching movies

Name one thing most Spartan fans do not know about you? My dream is to be on Dancing With The Stars

Name one thing most Spartan fans do not know about your coach? Her love for ice cream

Three words that describe yourself... Caring, reliable, motivated

Three words that describe your coach... Savvy, detailed, confident

Three words to describe your team... Competitive, inquisitive, amusing

- 355 student-athletes maintain a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

- 41 student-athletes had a 4.0 semester

- 388 student-athletes achieved a 3.0 or higher semester GPA

- 15 sports maintain a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

- 15 sports had a 3.0 or higher semester GPA

- S-A Cumulative GPA: 2.9995

- S-A Semester GPA: 2.9785