MSU will take on EMU in the first of two meetings this season.
Cam Vieaux pitched seven innings, allowing just one run his first win of the season.
Starter Andrew Gonzalez threw six scoreless innings in his second win of the season.
Three-run first lifts Spartans past Chippewas
10-run inning propels Paladins past Spartans.
2014: Redshirted after transferring to MSU.
PRIOR TO MSU: Attended Spring Arbor University . . . started in 40 games for the Cougars in 2013 . . . ranked second on the team with a .392 batting average . . . led the team in homers (8), doubles (16), triples (3), total bases (97), on-base percentage (.480) and slugging percentage (.746) . . . also ranked among the team leaders in runs (32), hits (51), RBI (31) and stolen bases (10) . . . helped lead the Cougars to a 27-18 overall record and 21-5 league mark to finish second in the Crossroads League . . . as a freshman in 2012, led the Cougars with a .443 batting average . . . also led the team in hits (86), doubles (18), triples (5), total bases (132), slugging percentage (.680) and on-base percentage (.493) . . . ranked second on the team in home runs (6) and RBI (48) . . . helped the Cougars to a 39-18 overall record.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner at Saline High School under Coach Scott Theisen . . . elected captain of the baseball team during his senior year . . . two-time all-league selection during his junior and senior seasons . . . led his team to a 33-10 record in 2010 while hitting .595 with 10 home runs . . . played his summer league ball with the Battle Creek Bombers and the Sanford Mariners . . . elected to the all-state and all-region team in 2010 . . . was a two-time letterwinner in soccer . . . born on Aug. 26, 1992 . . . son of Jon and Beverly Weist . . . packaging major.