No. 18 Michigan State fell 4-2 to No. 4 Maryland on Sunday afternoon in the second game of homecoming weekend. MSU is now 5-4 on the year and 1-2 in the Big Ten, while Maryland improved to 7-2 overall and 2-1 in the conference.
No. 18 Michigan State fell to No. 7 Penn State, 2-1 in its Big Ten home opener on Friday. Michigan State falls to 5-3 on the year and 1-1 in Big Ten play, while the Nittany Lions improve to 7-2 and 1-1 in the conference.
No.18 Michigan State (5-2) plays host to a pair of top-10 teams this weekend, taking on No. 7 Penn State on Friday at 4 p.m. and No. 4 Maryland on Sunday at 1 p.m. Both games will take place at Ralph Young Field, with Sunday's game being featured on Big Ten Plus (subscription required).
The Michigan State field hockey team will feature each of the freshman this fall in attempt to "Meet the Spartans". This week freshman Lauren McGrane(Dublin, Ireland) sat down with msuspartans.com to answer some questions.
No. 19 Michigan State (5-2, 1-0) opened up Big Ten play on Friday with a thrilling 4-3 overtime victory on the road vs. Ohio State. It was Abby Barker who found the back of the net in the overtime period, scoring her team-leading seventh goal of the season. The Spartans are no stranger to close games this season, as five of their seven contests have gone to overtime.
09/18/2014 - Field Hockey Set for Big Ten Opener
09/16/2014 - Abby Barker Named Offensive Player of the Week
09/15/2014 - Meet the Spartans: Sophie Macadré
09/14/2014 - Field Hockey Takes Down Richmond, 6-1
09/13/2014 - Field Hockey Rallies For Overtime Victory
09/11/2014 - Field Hockey Set for Pair of Weekend Games
09/07/2014 - Field Hockey Falls to American in Double Overtime
09/06/2014 - Spartans Take Down Hawks, 4-2
09/04/2014 - Field Hockey Prepares for First Roadtrip
08/31/2014 - Field Hockey Defeats Maine in Overtime
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