One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Ryan Krill named MVP.
Six-run eighth inning lifts Spartans to 9-7 win in the Big Ten Tournament.
Brandon Hughes, Andrew Gonzalez and Chad Roskelly named to All-Freshman team.
MSU and Maryland will meet for the first time in program history.
2015 (RS FRESHMAN): All-Big Ten Freshman Team … Voted the MSU Danny Litwhiler Defensive Player of the Year and the Steve Garvey Most Improved Player … Saw action in 51 games, making 49 starts, 47 of which were behind the plate … Hit .276 and his 30 RBIs ranked fifth on the team … Had four pickoffs and threw out 12 runners … Went 3-for-3 with two RBIs vs. SE Louisiana (2/22) … Homered and had two RBIs at UCLA on Feb. 27 … Had a home run at Coastal Carolina (3/8) … Went 2-for-5 with two doubles against Illinois (3/28) … Doubled and went 2-for-4 against Northwestern (4/11) … Had two home runs and two RBI at Rutgers on April 17 … Went 2-for-5 with three RBI and a double in game one of a doubleheader sweep at Indiana (4/26) … Went 3-for-5 with a home run and five RBIs in a win at Central Michigan (5/12).
2014 (FRESHMAN): Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year letterwinner under Coach Matt Carley at Dakota High School . . . during his senior season he hit .370 with 38 RBIs, including 18 doubles and two triples . . . played for the Detroit Metro Stars in the summer, batting .383 and throwing out 43 percent of steal attempts . . . in 2012 he hit .457 for the Stars . . . during his senior year he was selected as a first-team all-county pick, as well as all-league and all-district . . . four-year letterwinner and two-time captain in hockey . . . all-state and all-academic state during his senior year.
PERSONAL: Son of Ken and Lori Roskelly . . . his father Ken played baseball at Macomb Community College . . . plans to major in kinesiology . . . born May 11, 1995.