Michigan State field hockey senior Heather Howie has been named First-Team All-Big Ten, as announced by the conference on Wednesday.
The eighth-seeded Spartans will face top-seeded and nationally-ranked Maryland in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday, Nov. 5 at 12:30 p.m.
Michigan State scored one goal in the final regular-season matchup of 2015
Michigan State will travel to Louisville, Kentucky to face No. 9 Louisville on Friday, Oct. 30 at 6 p.m. The game will be played at Trager Stadium.
Four seniors honored in a pre-game ceremony.
Michigan State faces Pacific at Ralph Young Field on Oct. 1 2012.
Michigan State field hockey faces Iowa at Ralph Young Field in its first Big Ten game of the 2012 season.
Michigan State match against Virginia on Friday, Sept. 7 at Ralph Young Field. The Spartans fell in double-overtime 2-1.
The MSU Field Hockey team 2012.
2014: Academic All-Big Ten... Appeared in 13 games.
2013: Big Ten Distinguished Scholar...Academic All-Big Ten ... Appeared in all 24 games for the Spartans ... Scored three goals on the season, including her first collegiate goal against Ohio State (9/28) ... Also scored in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament against Indiana (11/7)... Tallied an assist against Pacific (9/1).
2012: Played in all 20 games for the Spartans, and started in contests against Ohio State (10/5) and Ohio (10/7)...Recorded an assist on the game-winning goal in a 1-0 victory over Ohio State (10/5)...Tallied an assist in a 3-1 victory over Maine (8/26).
Prior to MSU: Was named Miss Field Hockey(Kentucky)... Honored as a member of the First Team All-State for all four years of high school... Also named to the Kentucky Select First Team for all four years... Named to the NFHCA High School All-Midwest Region Team... Attended the National Futures Championship, National Indoor Tournament, Festival, and Disney Field Hockey Showcase... Scored 109 high school career goals... Set the single season scoring record for her school with 41 goals... Named MVP and Academic All-State of her high school team... Named the Alumni Athlete of the Year for the Louisville Collegiate School and to the All-District Team... Awarded as the Vype Athlete of the Month... Was a two time MVP in lacrosse... Honored as an All-State member for all four years in lacrosse and was a state runner up... Named the Runner of the Year for 2009 in cross country... Honored as a member of the All-State and All-Region teams in cross country... Cross country team was a three year regional team champion.
Personal: Born January 29, 1994...Daughter of Ben and Lisa Tyler.