In all, 96 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.
Ninety-five Spartan student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Moon, Wilberding lead the way for Spartans in season-opening meet.
MSU had 104 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Director of cross country/track & field Walt Drenth discusses what he expects out of the returning Spartans.
* Academic All-Big Ten
Ran to an 18th place finish at the Jeff Drenth (9/2 5K) finishing at 16:07.4 ... Took 18th at the MSU Spartan Invitational (9/16 8K) for a time of 28:24.1 ... Finished 83rd at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invite B Race(10/14 8K) with a time of 27:39.7.
Finished 32nd at the EMU Fall Classic (10/23, 5K) with a 16:02.2.
Finished fifth overall at the Jeff Drenth Memorial with a time of 15:11.60 Placed 35th overall with personal-best time of 25:30.00 at the Spartan Invitational ... Ran a time of 29.36.10 at the Roy Griak Invitational on Sept. 27th... Ran to a 54th place finish in the men's open race at the Wisconsin Invitational with a time of 26.01.00 ... Came in 34th with a time of 16:03.10 at the EMU Fall Classic
Finished 12th overall with an 8k time of 16:29.90 at the Jeff Drenth Memorial... Ran a career-best 8k with a time of 25:16 and placed 25th overall... Academic All-Big Ten.
Competed unattached...Ran a time of 16:26.20 at the Jeff Drenth Memorial to finish 22nd overall...Finished 90th at the Spartan Invitational with a time of 26:22...ran a season-best 8k time of 25:37.50 and placed ninth at the Michigan Intercollegiates...Placed 23rd with a time of 26:11.60 at the Jayhawk Invitational...Ran his fastest 5k time of the season at the EMU Fall Classic finishing 22nd with a time of 16:19.
Four-year letter winner in cross country and track and field at Haslett High School ... Two-time all-state in cross country ... all-state in track ... Three-time regional champion in track ... cross country regional champion ... Six-time track and field and cross country league champion ... Placed fourth at the state championship in the 3200-meter ... Placed 17th at the cross country state meet his senior year ... Elected team captain in cross country and track and field ... Was a Mideast Meet of Champions qualifier ... Member of the National Honor Society and 4-H club.
Born January 13, 1994 ... Son of Wayne and Claudia Beyea ... Majoring in neuroscience.