Spartans line up with competitive field to begin season
MSU had 104 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Spartans face off with both teams for the second time this season.
Spartans line up with Gophers, Badgers
MSU races BU, Rutgers Friday; Takes on Ivy Foes Saturday morning
2014: Academic All-Big Ten... Defeated Duke by eight seconds in the varsity eight race at Virginia (4/26)... Varsity eight defeated both Boston and Rutgers by more than 15 seconds (3/28)... Varsity eight defeated Kansas by open water and posted a win over Tennessee by a length on the first day at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/15).
2013: Opened the season (March 30) in the bow seat of the varsity eight, falling to both Michigan and Notre Dame by two lengths... Rowed in the six seat of the second varsity eight in a four-boat race with Big Ten foes Michigan, Ohio State, and Indiana (April 13) when conditions forced a change from a double-dual format. Finished third in a time of 6:56.63, just three-tenths of a second behind second-place Michigan and open water ahead of the Hoosiers ... Lined up with some of the best crews in the country at the Clemson Invitational (April 20-21). In the six seat of the second varsity eight, finished fourth in its morning heat, (6:50.2), as Cornell posted the second-best time of the morning session and won MSUs heat in a time of 6:40.8. The second varsity eight finished its Saturday heat in fifth, just five-tenths of a second behind Indiana in a time of 6:41.7. In Sunday's finale, finished behind Cornell (7:09.7), Oklahoma, Clemson, and Louisville, clocked in a time of 7:19.3 ... Two seat in the varsity eight when the team traveled to Virginia to take on the host Cavaliers and Duke (April 27), falling to No. 4 UVA in a time of 6:46.4, and by just over seven seconds to Duke (6:55.2) ... Raced Big Ten foes Minnesota and Wisconsin in the final week of the regular season (May 5), and rowed to a third-place finish (6:42.6) as the two seat in the varsity eight ... In the two seat, helped the varsity eight to a fourth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships (May 19) in a time of 6:44.334, avenging a pair of losses to Minnesota in the regular season. Helped MSU finish fourth at the Championships as a team.