In total, 141 Spartans earn a 3.0 GPA or higher.
In all, 96 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.
Spartans set to compete at 2014 Tennessee Relays and Don Kleinow Invite at Siena Heights.
11 individual wins highlight Michigan State's track & field showcase.
Rhynard breaks MSU record, James and Landwehr turn in individual wins to represent the Spartans.
INDOOR: Ran a career best 4:06.43 in the mile to place first in the SPIRE Invitational ... Placed 17th in the 5000-meters at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 14:25.39 ... Member of the third-place distance medley relay team at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a time of 9:41.69 ... Took sixth in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 8:05.65 at the Meyo Invitational.
OUTDOOR: Placed 11th in the 5000-meter at the Big Ten Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships with a time of 14:27.90 ... Finished seventh at the Louisville Invitational in the 1500-meter with a time of 3:46.90
INDOOR: Took third place in the mile with a time of 4:06.98 at the SPIRE NCAA D-1 Indoor T&F Invitational ... Finished seventh and set a personal record in the Meyo Invitational with a time of 8:04.57 in the 3000-meter.
OUTDOOR: Placed fourth in the 1,500m with a personal best time of 3:46.86 at the Big Ten-ACC Challenge on Apr. 11 ... Sixth-place in the 5,000m run at the Jesse Owens Classic, clocking in at 14:36.75
INDOOR: Finished third in the 3,000m run with a time of 8:23.46 at the Notre Dame Invitational on Jan. 24
OUTDOOR: Ran a time of 14:59.36 in the 5k at the Big Ten Outdoor Championship... Finished third in the 800m-run at the Spartan Invitational... Season-best time of 14:25.24 in the 5k came at the Raleigh Relays... Took eighth place in the 1500m-run at the Dave Rankin in a time of 3:55.92.
INDOOR: Season-best time of 4:06.64 in the mile came at the Big Ten Indoor Championship where he finished 10th... Third place finisher in the mile at the Notre Dame Invite in a time of 4:08.76... Finished fifth in the 1000m-run in a time of 2:24.64 at the SPIRE Invitational... Ran a time of 1:52.81 in the 800m-run at the SPIRE Invitational.
OUTDOOR: Did not compete.
INDOOR: Did not compete.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in cross country and track, and two-year letterwinner in wrestling at Queen Creek High School ... Captain of his cross country team 2008-2010 and of his track and field team in 2010 ... Cross country team was First Team All-Region and State in 2007, 2008, and 2009 ... Cross Country All-American in 2009 ... Arizona Dairy Association All-American ... Awarded Arizona Cross Country Runner of the Year in 2009 ... Was Cross country East Region Runner of the year as a freshman and a sophomore ... As a senior, was cross country Individual State Champion ... Came in sixth at Nike Nationals with a time of 15:16 ... Individual State Champion in the 3,200m, 1,600m, and 800m ... In track and field, was First Team All-Region and State in 2008, 2009, and 2010 ... Awarded Arizona Track Runner of the Year in 2010 ... In wrestling, was First Team All-Region, Region Champion, and Second Team All-State in 2008.
Personal: Born May 5, 1991 ... Son of Shaun and Ellie Hardt ... Sisters Whitney and Kari ran cross country/track at Arizona State University ... Plans to major in Kinesiology.