12 Spartans to represent Michigan State on national stage.
Spartans will look to earn a top-12 spot to the NCAA Championships.
Spartans advance eight to event finals on Sunday.
Spartans leading the conference look to earn wins in individual events.
Michigan State set to compete in meets held across the country.
Pole Vault - 4.05m/13-3½
NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifier
Big Ten Sportsmanship Award Honoree
OUTDOOR: Placed third in the pole vault at the Raleigh Relays, posting a mark of 3.85m/12-7½ ... Posted a second-place, season-high mark of 4.02m/13-2¼ at the Spartan Invitational ... Competed in the pole vault at the Jesse Owens Classic, posting a mark of 3.90m/12-9½ ... Placed fourth in the pole vault at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays, posting a mark of 3.90m/12-9½ ... Posted a 3.92m/12-10¼ in the pole vault at the Big Ten Outdoor Conference Championships ... Competed in the preliminary round of the pole vault at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds, posting a mark of 4.00m/13-1½.
INDOOR: Tied for tenth in the pole vault at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a mark of 3.70m/ 12-1½ ... Broke the indoor school record for the pole vault at the Notre Dame Invitational with a mark of 4.05m/13-3½ and finished in third place ... Finished second in the pole vault at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open with a mark of 3.94m/12-11.
OUTDOOR: Finished first in the pole vault at the Raleigh Relay with a height of 3.85m ... Recorded a season-best height of 3.97m in the MSU Spartan Invitational, which was good for a second-place finish ... Recorded a height of 3.95m in the NCAA Championships Preliminary round.
INDOOR: Finished first in the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open with a height of 3.90m ... Competed in the Meyo Invitational (3.71m) and the Division 1 team challenge (3.82m).
OUTDOOR: Opened the outdoor season at the Spartan Invitational, placing fourth in the pole vault, marking a height of 3.54m ... Recorded a season-best height of 3.70m in the pole vault, placing sixth at the Indiana University Outdoor Invitational ... Pole vaulted a height of 3.64m, placing fourth at the Paddock Invitational.
INDOOR: Pole vaulted a season-best height of 3.55m; placing fourth at the Notre Dame Invitational ... Also tied this height (3.55m), for a fourth-place finish at the GVSU Big Meet.
OUTDOOR: Pole vaulted a season-best height of 3.57m (11-8 ½) at the Purdue Open Outdoor Invitational ... Posted pole vaults of 3.55m (11-7 ¾) at the Jesse Owens Track Classic and 3.51m (11-6 ¼) at the Spartan Invitational.
Four year letterwinner in track and field at East Kentwood High School ... Was the regional champion and conference champion in 2008 ... Named an academic All-American, all-conference and all-state ... Finished third at the state meet in 2008 ... Team was second at the state meet in 2006 ... Went undefeated during the 2007 season in dual, invitational, conference, regional and state meets ... Elected team captain in 2008-2009 ... also competed in the Grand Haven Beach Vault where she finished seventh (2007), fifth (2008), and fourth (2009).
Born on October 2, 1990 ... Daughter of Stephen and Ann Impellizzeri ... Majoring in Kinesiology.