Freshman Claire Hendrickson Suffers Torn ACL
The Spartans' freshman guard will miss the entire season.
EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State women’s basketball freshman Claire Hendrickson suffered a tear in the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in her right knee, during the Spartans’ first official practice of the season on Monday. The injury was revealed and surgery will be performed later this week. She will miss the entire season.
The typical recovery time is 4-6 months.
This is the second ACL injury for Hendrickson, as she previously tore her left ACL and MCL during the 2016 season when she was a junior at Wyoming High School.
Hendrickson, a 5-11 guard from Wyoming, Michigan, was a standout recruit from the Grand Rapids area.