Long gets two base hits in opening game of B1G series
Wolverine hurler Betsa K's 17
Gutknecht three-run homer helps fuel big sixth inning
MSU scores most runs in 42 years
Four Games On Tap for Spartans in Boca Raton
The 2017 MSU Softball season kicks off on Friday, Feb. 10. Eighteen Spartans make up this year's team.
FRESHMAN (2017): Used primarily as a pinch runner, appeared in 38 games and scored 12 runs and had a pair of stolen bases ... Hit .500 with a base hit in one of her two pinch-hitting opportunities ... Entered as a defensive replacement in the game vs. Troy (2/11) ... Got her first collegiate hit in a win over North Dakota (2/18) ... Stole a base as a pinch-runner in MSU's win over Central Connecticut (3/5) ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Huron High School in New Boston, Michigan, where she was named first team All-Huron League, All-District and All-Region as a junior, and was a second team selection to all three as a sophomore ... Plays third base and shortstop for her high school team ... Made the All-District team as a freshman ... Spent three years on the varsity volleyball team and is in her fourth year on the varsity basketball team, where she was named second team Huron League and All-District in her junior year.
CLUB: Played for Coach Donny Dreher at Finesse Fastpitch in Wixom, Michigan ... Plays both third base and in the outfield for Finesse ... Finished second at the 16U ASA Michigan States in 2014 ... Also finished fifth at the 16U Finesse ASA Nationals in Virginia in 2014 ... Played at the 2015 18U Finesse Junior Olympic Cup, where her team finished eighth.
PERSONAL: Born Nov. 18, 1998 ... Daughter of Patrick and Linda Callahan ... Father, Patrick, played football at Wayne State University ... Plans on majoring in nursing.