Sixty-eight Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Michigan State finishes with 65 points.
The Spartans head into Saturday with 57 points.
The Spartans gain 18 points on Thursday.
The Spartan women started competition at the 2015 Big Ten Championships.
2014-15: Was a part of the school record breaking team in the 200 Medley Relay that finished at 1:41.12 … Finished in 51st place the 50 freestyle at the Big Ten Championships at 23.42 … Took 82nd place in the 100 freestyle at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 52.09 … Went 1:55.07 in the 200 freestyle at the Northwestern TYR Invitational … Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2013-14: Posted a season-best 23.41 in the 50 freestyle at the 2014 Big Ten Championships ... Earned her season best in the 100 freestyle of 51.63 at the 2014 Big Ten Championships ... Posted her season best in the 200 freestyle of 1:53.23 at the 2014 Big Ten Championships ... Owned a season-best 26.07 in the 50 fly at the 2013 TYR Invitational ... Placed second in the 50 freestyle (24.46) at Toledo ... Placed second in the 100 freestyle (54.13) at Michigan.
2012-13: Made the team's All-Time Top Ten list in the 50 freestyle with a time of 23.42....Posted the third-best time on the team in the 50 freestyle with a time of 23.42 at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Recorded the fifth-best time on the team in the 100 freestyle with a time of 52.31 at the Big Ten Championship meet.
High School: Four-year varsity letter winner in swimming ... Two-year varsity letter winner in soccer ... Four-year member of the marching band ... All-Oakland County from 2009 to 2011 ... Scholar athlete from 2010 to 2012 ... Set pool record in the 200 freestyle relay and medley relay ... MHSAA state finalist ... Placed sixth at the state championship in the 200 medley relay her sophomore year ... As a junior, placed fifth in the 200 freestyle relay, seventh in the 20 freestyle and fourth in the freestyle relay at the state championship ... Finished fourth in the 200 medley relay, sixth in the 50 freestyle and third in the 200 freestyle relay at the state championship her senior year ... Junior Nationals qualifier.
Personal: Born on April 4, 1994 ... Daughter of Adam and Julie Parsons ... Majoring in kinesiology.