MSU had 104 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Jaelynn Pryor (400-meter hurdles) and Hannah Sailar (pole vault) punch ticket to NCAA Regionals.
James improves MSU discus record and several Spartans break personal records in Saturday's competition.
Spartans turn in several strong performances at Tennessee Relays and Don Klienow Invite.
11 individual wins highlight Michigan State's track & field showcase.
Michigan State - 2014 Notre Dame Track & Field Invitational (Jan 25, 2014, South Bend, Ind.)
Javelin - 36.00m/118-1¼
Weight Throw - 14.91m/14-11
Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Finished third in the javelin at the GVSU Second To Last Chance Meet... Threw her season-best mark of 35.05m (115-0) and finished fourth in the javelin at the GINA Relays... Placed second in the javelin at the Don Klienow Invitational and Spartan Invitational.
INDOOR: Finished eighth in the weight throw at the Silverston Invitational... Threw a season-best mark of 14.91m (14-11) in the weight throw at the Notre Dame Invitational.
Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Competed in the javelin throw at the Raleigh Relays, posting a mark of 35.63m/116-10¾ ... Placed third in the javelin throw at the Spartan Invitational with a season-best throw of 36.00m/118-1¼ ... Placed fourth in the javelin at the EMU Twilight Invitational with a mark of 32.31m/106-0 ... Competed in the javelin throw at the Big Ten Outdoor Conference Championships, posting a mark of 33.91m/111-3.
INDOOR: Did not compete.
High School: Named all-conference 14 times, most valuable player, and most versatile ... Had 12 regional places and qualified for the state meet seven times ... Was second team all-conference in volleyball...As a captain, led the basketball team to three conference championships, a regional championship and to the state quarterfinals ... Named first and second team all-conference for basketball ... Inducted into the Mason County Sports Hall of Fame, received Ludington High School's female athlete of the year award and was academic all-state ... Was a top ten all-round senior, and MHSAA scholar athlete of the year.
Personal: Born on October 28, 1991 ... Daughter of John and Penny Henderson ... Majoring in psychology.