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Dan Sims
Dan  Sims

RS Junior

Northville, Mich.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 145



Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2017 Fall Season

In all, 124 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.

Collegiate Bests
• 8K - 24:58.0
• 10K - 31:21.7

Academic All-Big Ten
Posted a time of 27:30.7 at the Spartan Invitational (9/15, 8K) ... Claimed 19th place in the open race at the Griak Invitational (9/23, 8K) with a season-best time of 25:07.9 ... Helped the team to a second-place finish at the Big Ten Championships (10/29, 8K), crossing the line at 25:17.9 ... Ran a season-best 10K at the NCAA Great Lakes Regionals (11/10, 10K) with a time of 32:09.1 ... Recorded a 32.29.9 10K at the NCAA Championships (11/18).


Academic All-Big Ten
Finished 25:50.9 at the MSU Spartan Invitational (9/16, 8K) ... Ran at the Roy Griak Invitational (9/24, 8K) and the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational B Race (10/14, 8K) finishing on times of 26:30.3 and 25:34.7 ... Ran a season-best 25:21.7 at the Big Ten Championships (10/30, 8K) ... Ran a time of 31:27.7 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regionals (11/11, 10K).

Began his MSU career as the third-Spartan finisher at the Spartan Invite (9/18, 8K) with a time of 25:38 ... Ran a 24:58.0 at the Wisconsin Adidas Invite (10/16, 8K).

Ran unattached ... Finished eighth at the CMU Jeff Drenth Memorial with a time of 15:27.40 ... Posted a time of 25:55 at the Spartan Invitational, finishing 61st overall ... 12th-place finisher with a season-best 5K time of 15:26 at the EMU Fall Classic

High School: Four-year letterwinner and two-year captain in cross country and track at Northville High School, also lettered in basketball for two years ... Conference champion and All-State selection in cross country in 2011, 2012 and 2013 ... 1600m conference champion in 2012, 2013 and 2014; All-State in 2013 and 2014 ... All-State in the 4x800 in 2014

: Son of Michael and Elaine Sims ... Plans to major in nursing at MSU

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