Head coach Damon Rensing breaks down what to expect from the Spartans this season.
Spartan athletes return to campus Tuesday after outstanding offseason.
MSU will take on the Fighting Irish in rematch in hopes to advance to the College Cup.
Michigan State takes on the Hoyas in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 1 p.m.
Cope unanimously voted to First Team All-Big Ten.
2013: Kicked off the season opener with an assist on Adam Montague's opening goal in the fifth minute and scored a goal of his own in the 49th minute to give the Spartans a 4-0 win over Western Michigan in his first game as a Spartan on Sept. 1... Earned a second-half goal against UIC on Oct. 1 to seal a 2-0 victory for MSU...Appeared in all but one game for the Spartans...Named to All-Big Ten Freshman team.
Prior to MSU: Four-time letterwinner in high school ... Named team captain in 2011 and 2012 in high school ... Named offensive team MVP his junior and senior years ... Two-time All-Conference recognition in junior and senior years, honorable mention sophomore year ... Three-time All-District recognition ... Two-time All-Region recognition in junior and senior years ... Two-time All-State recognition, third team in junior year and first team in senior year ... Earned Dream Team, Mr. Soccer, and NSCAA High School All-American recognition his senior year ... Accumulated a total of 53 goals during high school ... Played club soccer with the Grand Rapids Crew Jr. team ... Club team recognitions included Disney Showcase Champions, MRL Champions, Mich. State Cup Champions, Region II Champions and U17 National Champions.
Personal: Born May 17, 1995 ... Son of Dan and Becky Lewis ... Brother Sean plays soccer at Oakland (2013), previously at Western Michigan University (2010-12) ... Undecided on major.
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