In all, 124 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.
* 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
Personal: Son of Michael and Elaine Sims ... Plans to major in nursing at MSU