Former MSU standout Becky Stiles will join the field hockey coaching staff.
Ninety-five Spartan student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Two Spartans Honored by NFHCA
Patton has eight saves in strong defensive performance.
Abby Barker and Becky Stiles have combined for six All-Big Ten selections in their four seasons at MSU.
MSU rallied back to defeat Iowa 3-2 and win the Big Ten Tournament.
Michigan State vs. Ohio State 9/28/13
MSU field hockey senior day and matchup against Penn State as the Spartans their conclude regular-season schedule.
Michigan State faces Pacific at Ralph Young Field on Oct. 1 2012.
Michigan State Field Hockey vs. Stanford Cardinal. August 31, 2012
2014: Named to Second Team All-West Region Team... Second Team All-Big Ten Selection... Academic All-Big Ten... Tabbed as a Big Ten Player to Watch to start the season... Started in all 19 games of her senior year... Finished with four goals and three assists, ranking fourth on the team with 11 points... Scored the game-winning goal vs. Kent State (9/13) and Monmouth (10/4)... Scored a goal in the 4-3 victory over Ohio State (9/19)... Tallied two assists vs. Richmond (9/14).
2013: 2013 Longstreth/ NFHCA Division I Second Team All-West Region selection... Second Team All-Big Ten... Academic All-Big Ten ... Tabbed as a "Player to Watch" in the Big Ten to start the season ... Started in 23 games ... Recorded assists in games vs. Pacific (9/1), Ohio State (9/28) and Indiana (11/7)... Competed at the USA Field Hockey U-21 National Championships in June.
2012: Started in each of the 15 games she played in...Recorded three points, tallying an assist and the game-winning goal against Kent State (10/14)...One of 18 athletes selected to compete in the Under-21 Junior Pan-American games in Guadalajara, Mexico in September... She missed five contests because of her participation, but was still selected to the second-team Longstreth /National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division I All-West Region squad alongside teammate Abby Barker... Participated in both the USA Field Hockey National Championships and U-21 National Championships in the summer of 2013.
2011: One of five Spartans to play in and start all 20 games... Made the U21 National Field Hockey team and traveled to compete in London... Scored one goal and tallied three assists in her debut season... Assisted on Elizabeth Helffrich's goal in MSU's 3-0 win over No. 7 Virginia (9/10)... Scored the overtime game-winning goal in MSU's 2-1 victory over Kent State (9/25)... Recorded an assist on Abby Barker's goal against New Hampshire (10/2)... Assisted on Katherine Jamieson's goal at Penn State (10/30)
Prior to MSU: A First Team NFHCA High School All-America in 2010...Second Team NFHCA High School All-America in 2009...Was an NFHCA High School Regional All-America both her junior and senior years...Named both the Burlington County Times Player of the Year and the Courier Post Player of the Year for 2010...Named the Field Hockey Club of South Jersey Midfielder of the Year in 2010...A member of the New Jersey First Team All-State, New Jersey First Team Group 4 and First Team All South Jersey her senior year...Named to the Second Team All South Jersey her sophomore and junior campaigns ...Helped her team capture four conference championships and two Central New Jersey Group State Championships...A Member of the Women's Senior High Performance team, Olympic Development Select, and Futures Elite...Attended the Junior National Camp and National Futures Tournament...Served as team captain her senior season ...Was her high school's leading scorer her junior and senior years... Lettered in both field hockey and lacrosse her sophomore, junior and senior years
Personal:Born on December 1, 1992...Daughter of Bill and Kelly Stiles...Mother played field hockey and softball at Rider College...Plans to major in Food Science and Nutrition.