Rachel Van Poppelen
Spartans conclude home schedule with weekend homestand
Spartans host No. 9 Wisconsin on Friday.
Courtney Clem makes 13 saves in the win.
Season and weekend preview.
The Spartans face off with Penn State for Senior Day.
The Michigan State women's soccer team wrapped up the regular season on Friday afternoon with a senior day tribute for lone senior Kelsey Mullen.
The comeback fell short for the Michigan State women's soccer team on Thursday, as the Spartan fell to No. 21 Michigan, 2-1 at DeMartin Stadium.
The Michigan State women's soccer team broke a 1-1 tie with two second-half goals en route to a 3-1 win over Bowling Green on Friday afternoon at DeMartin Stadium in East Lansing
The MSU women's soccer team shut down Minnesota on Friday afternoon when MSU beat the Gophers 3-0.
The Spartans, who improve to 2-0, won 5-2 against the Panthers.
2013: Started in 12 games and competed in all 19 during the season ... Owned the third-most points on the season with 10 from three goals and four assists ... Earned the game winning goal against Northwestern (Oct. 25) ... Her other goals came against Milwaukee (Aug. 25) and Indiana (Oct. 20).
2012: Appeared in 17 games as a redshirt freshman for the Spartans... Recorded her first collegiate assist in a 2-1 win against Purdue (9/16).
Prior to MSU: Was an All-Regional Team member her junior year... An All-State honorable mention as a sophomore... Helped lead her team to division championships her sophomore and junior seasons... Has played for the Vardar Michigan soccer club.... Played in the Elite Clubs National League and for the Michigan ODP '93 State Team.
Personal: Born August 14, 1993... Daughter of Vincent and Bonnie Van Poppelen.