MSU posts its best NCAA Regional finish in program history.
Second round will resume at 7 a.m. on Wednesday.
Kaleb Johnson leads MSU in 18th place.
The Spartans are making their third straight NCAA Regional appearance.
Piot is the second player in program history to be named Big Ten Freshman of the Year.
2018 Big Ten Championships, April 27 Credit: Greg Fiume
REDSHIRT JUNOR (2016-17): Competed in six events, including the Big Ten Championship and NCAA Regionals … Had a scoring average of 76.14 ... Finished tied for seventh at the Champions Dual with a 73 ... Had a season-low 72 at the Big Ten Championship ... Finished tied for 51st at the Big Ten Championship with a 225 (78-72-75).
REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2015-16): Only competed in the Fossum Memorial finishing T-6th shooting 215 (73-71-71) … Had a scoring average of 71.67.
HIGH SCHOOL: A three-year letterwinner and two-year captain for head coach Bill Hayes at Detroit Catholic Central ... A four-time all-state selection, earning first-team honors as a junior, sophomore and freshman, and honorable mention recognition as a senior ... Four-time all-district and all-Catholic choice ... Team captain during senior season ... Won four events as a senior ... As a freshman, led DCC to the state championship, tying for third individually ... Placed 15th as a sophomore and 17th as a junior at the state meet ... Tied for second at the 2012 AJGA Midwest Junior Players Championship ... Also lettered in hockey at Detroit Catholic Central, earning all-state honors as a junior and senior.
PERSONAL: Son of Mike and Ann Green ... Has one brother, Gordie, who plays hockey at Miami ... His dad played golf at Michigan ... His aunt, Suzy played golf at Ohio State and spent some time on the LPGA Tour ... His grandfather, Peter, was a three-time All-American golfer at North Carolina, and was a four-time Michigan Amateur champion. ... Majoring in construction management ... Lists Lebron James as his favorite athlete.
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