Cross country and track and field runners named to the Capital One 2014-15 Academic All-District Teams on Friday.
Spartans land seven individuals on All-Academic Team
Ninety-five Spartan student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Spartan women cap off dream season with first-ever win at NCAA Championships.
Women's Race features pair of top-10 teams in Oregon and MSU
Saturday, November 22, 2014. Hosted by the Lavern Gibson Championship Course in Terre Haute, Indiana.
In her season debut, led start-to-finish at the Spartan Invite (9/18, 6K) with a time of 21:01 ... Came in fifth overall at the Griak Invite, running a 21:32 (9/26, 6K) ... Suffered season-ending knee injury.
*First Team All-Big Ten
*First Team All-Region
MSU's top finisher at the NCAA Championships in fourth-place overall with a time of 19:54.30, leading the team to the first national championship in women's program history; Her fourth-place finish was also the best in program history at the NCAA Championships ... Runner-up at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships with a time of 19:45 ... Finished third at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 19:54.40 ... Opened the season with a win at the Bill Dellinger Invitational on Sept. 5, leading the Spartans to a team win over second-ranked Oregon with a personal-best time of 19:37.80 ... Runner-up at the Sept. 12 Spartan Invitational with a time of 21:05 ... Finished fifth at the Roy Griak Invitational with a time of 20:49.70 ... Recorded her second runner-up finish of the year at the Wisconsin Invitational with a time of 19:39 ... Two-time Big Ten Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week (Sept. 9, Oct. 21)
Won the Jeff Drenth Memorial with a 5k time of 17:52.40... Came in third in the Spartan Invitational with a 6k time of 21:06... Finished eighth with a 6k time of 20:30 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional... Ran a time of 21:06 in the 5k to finish ninth at the Roy Griak Invitational... Finished 12th with a time of 21:24.60 in the 6k at the Big Ten Championships... Ran a time of 20:18 in the 6k at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational... Cross the finish line in 20:53.90 at the NCAA Championships... Academic All-Big Ten.
Did not compete for the Spartans.