The Spartans went 12-5-6 with a second consecutive NCAA Elite Eight run for 2014.
Ninety-five Spartan student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
The Spartans open 2014 with two consecutive shutouts.
Michigan State defeats Southern Methodist, 1-0, to open 2014.
Head coach Damon Rensing breaks down what to expect from the Spartans this season.
2015: Academic All-Big Ten … Started in 12 games, appearing in 13 for the Spartans, playing a large amount of minutes in the midfield … Tallied two shots in MSU’s match against Indiana (11/4).
2014: Academic All-Big Ten ... Recognized as one of six Spartans with a perfect 4.0 GPA by the Big Ten ... Earned first career start in game against SMU (8/29) ... First assist of his career against FIU, picked up a piece of Jason Stacy's corner kick for Zach Carroll to score (9/5) ... Contributed significant minutes as a part of the Spartan secondary at the midfield position.
2013: Did not see game action for the Spartans.
Prior to MSU: Two-time letterwinner in high school during sophomore and junior years ... Participated in U.S. Development Academy League his senior year of high school ... All-Conference Team recognition his junior year, including an honorable mention his sophomore year ... Two-time Academic All-Conference Team recognition during sophomore and junior years ... Two-time All-District Team recognition during sophomore and junior years ... Named to All-Regional Team his junior year ... Gained All-State honorable mention his junior year ... Vice President of high school National Honor Society ... Competed club soccer with the Vardar U18 Academy ... Competed on the Region II ODP team in 2008 and 2009 ... Competed on the Michigan State ODP team in 2006-09 ... Competed in the U14 US National ID ODP Camp in 2008.
Personal: Born May 13, 1995 ... Son of Mike and Jill Winterfield ... Majoring in finance.