Forty-eight Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
MSU finished the regular season with a loss at No. 13 Denver, 196.400-193.450.
Spartans fall to Michigan, 197.300-194.875.
MSU falls to Ohio State 195.575 - 194.250.
Get to know Spartan gymnast junior Alex Pace.
2012: Academic All-Big Ten...Earned her first career title on the beam vs. Southeast Missouri State (9.775)...Won the balance beam vs. Pittsburgh (9.750) and at Alaska-Anchorage (9.900)...Posted a career-best 9.900 on the beam at Alaska-Anchorage...Recorded a career-high of 9.725 in the floor routine at Illinois.
2011: NACGC/W Scholar All-American ... Competed as a Spartan for he first time against Iowa, Michigan & Western Michigan on the balance beam and floor exercise ... Posted a career-best 9.800 on the balance beam at Oklahoma ... Recorded a career-high of 9.675 on the floor exercise at Western Michigan ... Turned in a score of 9.625 on the beam at the NCAA Corvallis Regional.
Prior to Michigan State: Attended Roland Park Country School ... Competed at the Hartford Gymnastics under Rebecca Schaller ... Named top all-arounder at Harford Gymnastics following both the 2007-08 and 2008-09 seasons ... Competed Level 10 in 2009 and 2010 ... Qualified for the 2009 National Invitational Tournament in 2009 ... Competed Level 9 in 2008 ... Placed second at the 2008 regionals ... Qualifired for the 2008 Eastern Nationals ... Member of the honor roll.
Personal: Daughter of Randy and Gina Pace ... Born Sept. 7, 1992 ... Cousin, Nikki Kinnier, is a member of the Hofstra volleyball team ... Majoring in sociology.
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