Coaches association recognizes 13 track & field athletes.
MSU had 104 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Spartans head to Purdue University to compete against conference foes on May 16-18.
MSU looks to add more to the NCAA Regional qualifying list in preparation for Big Tens.
10 personal records and three event wins highlight first day of weekend competition for MSU.
2014 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Purdue University (May 16-18)
- Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Third place finisher in the 1500 (4:31.96) at the Spartan Invitational ... Set a new PR in the 1500 (4:29.85) at the Dave Rankin Invite ... Finished fourth in the 5000 at the Larry Ellis Invitational with a PR of 16:18.85 ... Finished ninth in the 5000 (16:31.67) at the Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships to qualify for the NCAA East Preliminary Round.
INDOOR: Took eighth in the 3000 with a time of 9:36.82 at the Meyo Invitational ... Finished third in the 5000 at the SPIRE Indoor Invitational with a PR of 16:44.57.
OUTDOOR: Did not compete.
INDOOR: Did not compete.