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Melanie Baccay
Melanie  Baccay


Elk Grove, Calif.

High School:
St. Francis



Lady Magic


Spartans Upset No. 1 Seed Michigan in B1G Quarterfinals, 7-0

Zalewski K's 10 in three-hit complete game.


MSU Takes on Nebraska in Big Ten Tournament Opener

MSU opens tournament Thursday at 5:30 pm ET


Spartans Outlast Terps in Regular-Season Finale

MSU records eighth win in last nine games


MSU Sweeps DH With Extra-Inning Victory over Maryland

Baccay, Long Come Up With Clutch Hits in Win


Spartans Open Maryland DH With 7-4 Victory

Echols, Foerster Blast Homers


MSU 4, Nebraska 3

MSU defeated Nebraska 4-3 in the first round of the 2018 Big Ten Softball Tournament


Meet the Spartans - 2017 Edition

The 2017 MSU Softball season kicks off on Friday, Feb. 10. Eighteen Spartans make up this year's team.

Game-by-Game Statistics:
2017     |     2018

Career Statistics/Career Highs

SOPHOMORE (2018): Academic All-Big Ten Selection ... Started all 50 games in which she appeared ... Hit .158, and contributed 20 runs, a career-best three triples, and walked 16 times. Also had five sac hits (second on the team) and five stolen bases ... Had a pair of hits in the season-opening weekend at FAU (2/9-11), both singles ... Had a pair of base hits, an RBI, and a pair of stolen bases at the FIU Classic (2/23-25) ... Scored twice and had a pair of RBI in a loss to Cal State Fullerton (3/4) ... In the Louisville Slugger Invitational (3/8-10), smacked a game-tying RBI triple in the bottom of the sixth inning vs. San Diego State ... Had a pair of base hits, a stolen base, and two runs scored in the Nebraska series (3/24-26) ... Had a triple in the first game of the doubleheader against Indiana (3/30) ... Hit .500 in the Penn State series, going 3-for-6 with a triple, two walks, and a stolen base ... Went 2-for-6 (.333) in the Ohio State series (4/20-22) with a pair of walks ... Hit .300 with a double and a home run in the Maryland series (5/4-5) with four RBI ...

FRESHMAN (2017): Completed her inaugural collegiate season with a .285 batting average, starting 52 of 58 games at second base ... had four doubles, two homers, and 10 RBI ... Had an impressive collegiate debut with a 2-for-3 performance at the plate, including her first collegiate homer vs. North Florida (2/10) ... Posted a 2-for-3 performance with a walk vs. Troy (2/11) ... Went 1-for-3 against FAU (2/12), breaking up a no-hitter in the fifth inning ... Went 1-for-3 vs. Villanova in the opener in Madiera Beach (2/17) ... Went 2-for-3 with a run scored vs. UAB in the nightcap (2/17) ... Went 1-for-3 in the finale at LMU (2/26) ... Had base hits in each of the first three games of the Georgia Bulldog Invitational (3/4-5), including a home run vs. the No. 16 Dawgs (3/4) ... Smacked a double in the Spartan victory at Georgia Tech (3/8) ... Went 2-for-3 in a win at Georgia State (3/9) ... Had 1-for-4 efforts in each game of the first day of the Kennesaw State Owl Invitational (3/10) ... Went 1-for-3 in the first and third games of the Purdue series (3/24-25) ... Was 1-for-2 with a run scored in a midweek win over Western Michigan (3/29) ... Went 1-for-2 in both ends of a doubleheader vs. Illinois (4/15), with a double in the first game ... Had a 1-for-4 effort at the plate with a run scored vs. Toledo (4/19) ... Compiled a pair of hits in the Ohio State series (4/21-23) ... Had four hits in the Indiana series (5/6-8), including a career best three in the second game ... Had three base hits in the Big Ten Tournament (5/11-13) with three runs scored ... Went 3-for-3 in the NISC game vs. IUPUI (5/17) with a run scored ...

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner at St. Francis High School in Sacramento, California ... Has started in every game in her high school career ... Named first team All Delta League as a junior, where she also led her team in RBI with 30 and was voted Most Inspirational by her teammates ... Four-year All Delta League selection, earning Second Team honors as a freshman and sophomore and First Team as a junior and senior.

CLUB: Competed for the Lady Magic under Coach Rick Havey in Sacramento, California ... Individually was ranked No. 35 in the nation in the class of 2016 by Full Count Softball ... Finished 13th in PGF nationals at the 18U division in 2015 and fifth at 16U in 2014 ... 2014 team finished as the No.2 ranked team in nation by ... Won the Colorado IDT in 2014 ... 16U team came in second at the ASA Nationals in Sunnyvale, California, (to current teammate Bridget Rainey's Atlanta Vipers team) in 2013 and finished fourth in the US Club Rankings.

PERSONAL: Born March 17, 1998 ... Daughter of Rommel and Annie Baccay ... Honored with high academic excellence for finishing with a 4.0 GPA her freshman through junior years ... A former participant in competitive karate, won 11 consecutive fights to win the 2006 title in her age group. She also held the "Most Incredible Amateur Internationals Point Sparring Record" ... Plans on majoring in human biology.



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