The women picked up six first-place finishes.
Michigan State finishes with 65 points.
The Spartans head into Saturday with 57 points.
The Spartans gain 18 points on Thursday.
Academic All-Big Ten honoree … Swam a personal-best 1:04.54 at the Northwestern TYR Invitational … Swam a season-best 52.54 in the 100 free at the Northwestern Invitational … Swam a season-best 1:55.46 in the 200 free against Bowling Green.
Clocked in with a time of 24.33 in the 50 freestyle at the 2016 Northwestern TYR Invitational … Swam a lifetime best of 51.76 in the 100 freestyle at the 2016 Northwestern TYR Invitational … Recorded a time of 1:54.12 in the 200 freestyle at the 2017 Women’s B1G Championships … Swam at the 2016 Northwestern TYR Invitational with a time of 1:05.58 in the 100 breaststroke … Clocked in with a time of 2:32.50 in the 200 breaststroke at Illinois/Marshall … Swam in the 100 IM at MSU vs Michigan with a time of 1:00.34.
Clocked in her fastest time of 29.95 in the 50 breaststroke at the Northwestern TYR Invitational ... Swam her fastest time of 2:29.63 in the 200 breaststroke v. Iowa ... Earned her fastest time in the 100 IM at 1:01.77 v. Iowa ... Placed fifth in the 100 freestyle with a time of 53.68 v. Notre Dame ... Earned seventh place with a time of 1:56.18 in the 200 freestyle v. Notre Dame.
Finished in 79th place at the Big Ten Championships in the 200 IM with a time of 2:09.35 ... Earned a 46th-place finish at the Big Ten Champions in the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:23.24 ... Swam a 1:56.31 in the 200 freestyle vs. Ohio State ... Went 1:05.60 in the 100 breaststroke at the Northwestern TYR Invitational.
Prior to MSU:
Three-time Michigan Division 2 individual state champion (100 breast twice, 200 IM once) . . . captain of high school swim team . . . first-team all-area all four years in high school . . . named conference athlete of the year . . . Academic All-American.
Born July 29, 1996 ... Daughter of Brian and Cheryl Stephens ... Father is in sales management and mother also works in sales ... Her mother played soccer at Michigan State ... Majoring in marketing.