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Michael Beckett
Michael  Beckett

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Holly, Mich.

High School:
St Mary's Prep

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
F


2016: Has seen action in the Spartans loss to Oral Roberts (8/28) ... Played 12 minutes against Bowling Green (9/28) ... Saw action against Western Michigan (10/5) ... Has seen more playing time against Wisconsin (10/9) and Akron (10/11) ... Played a season-high 29 minutes against Yale (10/19) ... First career goal was the game winner against No. 13 Notre Dame (10/22) in only 17 minutes of action ... Played 11 minutes in MSU’s B1G Tournament win against Penn State (11/6)... Played 55 minutes against SIUE, took two shots, one shot on goal and made one of eight penalty shots in the 9-8 loss (11/17).

Prior to MSU:
Four-year letterwinner at Orchard Lake St. Mary's playing for Coach Joe Ruffolo ... Named all-league, all-district and all-state his sophomore through senior seasons ... Helped his team reach districts all four years and win the Catholic League title in back-to-back years for the first time ... Scored 72 goals and tallied 30 assists during his high school career ... Member of the "Dream Team" as a junior and senior ... Scored 32 goals as a senior and was a candidate for Michigan's "Mr. Soccer" award ... Played club soccer with the Michigan Impact, reaching the State Cup finals in 2015 ... Also lettered in basketball in 2012.

Personal: Plans to major in business.