MSU had 113 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Annual banquet held to recognize award recipients and seniors.
Women's distance medley relay rallies for runner-up finish.
James wins weight throw, Pugh earns career-best in shot put at GVSU.
Women break school record to win 4x400m relay.
800m - 2:27.81
1,500m - 4:31.10
Mile - 4:59.21
3,000m - 9:37.70
5,000m - 16:38.80
10,000m - 35:05.81
Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Did not compete.
INDOOR: Placed sixth overall in the 3,000m in a time of 9:58.28 at the Meyo Invitational ... Finished 11th at the SPIRE Invitational in the 5,000m in a time of 17:18.09 ... Ran a time of 10:08.71 in the 3,000m at the Big Ten Indoor Championships.
Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Finished fifth in the 1,500m at the Spartan Invitational, setting a season-best time of 4:31.10 ... Finished eighth in the 5,000m at the Penn Relays in a time of 16:43.00 ... Ran a season-best time of 16:39.9 in the 5,000m run at the Jesse Owens Classic and finished third.
INDOOR: Placed 22th overall at the 2012 Big Ten Championships with a time of 17:11.40 in the 5,000m ... Finished second and ran a season-best time in the 3,200m run at the Notre Dame Invite (9:44.87) ... Placed fourth with a time of 16:50.30 in the 5,000m run at the Indiana Relays ... Ran a season-best 9:37.70 in the 3,000m run at the SPIRE Track and Field Invite.
NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifier
OUTDOOR: Began the outdoor season with a fourth-place finish in the 1500m, recording a time of 4:39.59 at the Spartan Invitational ... Posted a second-place finish time of 17:09.69 in the 5000m at the Indiana University Outdoor Invitational ... Recorded a season-best time of 16:40.96 in the 5000m, placing sixth at the Penn Relays ... Also finished sixth in the 10000m at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships, recording a time of 35:27.91 ... Represented the Spartans in the 10000m at the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round, tracking a season-best time of 35:05.81.
INDOOR: Placed fourth in the 3000m at the Notre Dame Invitational, recording a season-best time of 9:58.10 ... Recorded a season-best time of 4:59.19 in the mile at the GVSU Big Meet ... Clocked in at 16:50.86 in the 5000m run at the Big Ten Indoor Championships.
Academic All-Big Ten
OUTDOOR: Ran the 5000m in 17:09.65 at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... Finished the 5000m in 16:59.31 at the Indiana State University Quad ... Ran the 1500m in 4:39.56 at the Sun Angel Track Classic.
OUTDOOR: Recorded a time of 4:50.98 in the 1500m run at the Spartan Invitational.
INDOOR: Ran in the mile at the Big Ten Championships, clocking in at a season-best time 4:59.21 ... Also ran in the mile at the Notre Dame Invite and the Indiana Invite, posting times of 5:05.76 and 5:16.75, respectively ... Also set a season-best in the 3,000m run, clocking in at 10:04.33 at the Grand Valley Big Meet.
Four-year letterwinner in cross country and three-year letterwinner in track & field ... State champion in the 1,600m run ... Foot Locker National qualifier and four-time all state cross country selection ... Voted all-conference in 2004-07, conference champion in 2006 and runner-up in 2004 and 2007 in cross country ... Selected all-region cross country 2004-07, regional champion 2005-06 and runner-up in 2007 ... All-state cross country selection in 2004 (11th), 2005 (2nd), 2006 (3rd), and 2007 (10th) ... Voted to the 2005 and 2006 Michigan Interscholastic Track Coaches Association (MITCA) Dream Team ... 2004 Outstanding Freshman award ... 2006 and 2007 Most Valuable Runner ... Advance Newspaper All-Area First Team in 2004-07 ... 2007 Gatorade Michigan Girl's Cross Country Runner of the Year ... All-conference in 2005 and 2007 ... Conference champion in the 4x800m, 1600m and 3,200m in 2007 ... Advance Newspaper All-Area Track First Team ... 2005 Most Valuable Distance Runner ... 2007 State Representative Michael Sak - Outstanding Female Distance Runner in West Michigan Award.
Born Aug. 26, 1989 ... Daughter of Ken and Sara Haines ... Undecided on intended major.