MSU had 104 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Men and women each earn runner-up team finishes on Friday.
The meet will begin at 12 p.m. on Friday at Forest Akers East Golf Course.
Schulist takes top spot in women's 5k race.
The Michigan State Men's Cross Country team welcomes eight additions to the program for the 2012 season.
Placed 38th at the EMU Fall Classic and finished with a season-best 5k time of 16:20.70... Finished with a 5k time of 16:21.40 and placed seventh overall at the Jeff Drenth Memorial... Placed 90th at the Spartan Invitational with an 8k time of 26:17... Competed at the Michigan Intercollegiates and placed 25th overall with a time of 27:29.68... Academic All-Big Ten selection.
Competed unattached...Finished 17th with a time of 16:11.06 at the Jeff Drenth Memorial...Ran a time of 27:05 at the Spartan Invitational to finish 141st...Placed 16th at the Michigan Intercollegiates with a time of 26:04.90...Posted a season-best 8k time of 25:27.05 to place 10th at the Jayhawk Invitational.
Four-year letter winner in track and field and cross country at Calvin Christian High School ... All-Conference and All-State in cross country his sophomore, junior, and senior year ... All-Conference his senior year and All-State his junior and senior year in track and field ... Placed third at D3 in the 5k with a time of 15:46 ... Named team captain in cross country and track and field his junior and senior year.
Born April 30, 1994 ... Son of Dan and Jill Kersjes ... Majoring in general management.