MSU distributes offense in three-set sweep
Michigan State Hosts First and Second Round Matches
MSU snaps three-game skid with 3-1 win in Iowa City
Garvelink, Bailey Power Spartans to Sixth Straight Victory
Garvelink Posts Second Consecutive 10-Block Match
Michigan State defeated Northwestern 3-0
No. 1 Nebraska edged Michigan State 3-2 on Sept. 24 in East Lansing.
The Spartan volleyball program celebrated its 2015 season on Sunday at the Kellogg Center.
Images of the 2014 Green & White Game, held at Jenison Field House on Aug. 23, 2014
2014 Academic All-Big Ten
2015 Spartan Invitational All-Tournament Team
REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2015): Ranked 20th in the Big Ten in kills per set (2.98), hitting .221 with 0.60 blocks per set ... Had an impressive season debut at Kentucky (8/28), posting 11 kills and five blocks ... Added her second double-digit kill effort against Little Rock (8/29) with two kills, and wrapped the tournament with seven kills and two digs vs. IUPUI later that day ... Named to the Spartan Invitational All-Tournament Team (9/4-5) ... Opened the Spartan Invite with a career-best 22 kills and added a pair of blocks in a five-set win over Butler (9/4), hitting a career-best .415 (22-5-41) ... Had 11 kills, two digs, and a block against Miami in the tournament finale (9/5) ... Had seven kills and five blocks, tying her season best, in the opening match of the Holly Young Invitational (9/11) vs. Boston College ... Match-best 14 kills and three blocks, hitting .364 vs. Holly Young host New Hampshire (9/12) ... Finished the tournament at New Hampshire with 12 kills and three blocks vs. Delaware, hitting .385 ... Posted a match-bests 16 kills and added a pair of blocks and an ace in a win at North Carolina (9/18) ... Led MSU in kills for the fifth straight match with 14 kills at Duke (9/19) , tying her career best with three dig and added two blocks ... Hit a season-best .435 (10-0-23) against Indiana (9/25) ... Had a match-best 19 kills and four blocks in a tough four-set loss to Purdue (9/26) ... Contributed a match -high 11 kills and hit .308 in a sweep of Michigan (9/30) ... Led all Spartans with 15 kills with three blocks and a pair of digs at Michigan (10/3) ... Shared the team lead with 12 kills and added a career-best two service aces at No. 4 Nebraska (10/7) ... Posted 10 kills, hitting .320 (10-2-25) with a pair of blocks at Iowa (10/10) ... Credited with five kills and four blocks in a home win over Maryland (Oct. 14) ... Had three kills in a shortened outing vs. Rutgers (10/17) ... Had five kills and a team-best three blocks (one solo) in an upset of No. 6 Ohio State (10/21) ... Tied for second on the team with seven kills, hitting .200, in a home loss vs. No. 5 Penn State (10/24) ... Six kills and a pair of blocks, along with two digs, at No. 21 Illinois (10/30) ... Had 12 kills, her first double-digit kill game in six tries, and added a block at Northwestern (10/31) ... Led MSU with 15 kills and hit .296 (15-7-27) and added a block in a loss at No. 4 Minnesota (11/6) ... Led MSU with eight kills and added a pair of blocks at No. 13 Wisconsin (11/8) ... Three kills in two sets vs. No. 8 Nebraska (11/11) ... Came off the bench to provide a spark in a second-round NCAA match vs. No. 1 Washington, posting a pair of kills.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN: (2014): Academic All-Big Ten selection ... Made her career debut during the Spartan Invitational against Milwaukee (9/20).
FRESHMAN (2013): Redshirted.
CLUB: Played club for Munciana Samurai ... Runner-up in the AAU National Championship in 2012 and finished third in 2013.
HIGH SCHOOL: Was second team All-State in 2012 ... Rated No. 70 on PrepVolleyball.com Senior Aces List ... Broke the career high hitting percentage at Westfield ... Led the team in both kills and blocks as a junior and a senior ... Was first team all-county and a unanimous all-conference selection in 2012 ... An all-state honorable mention in 2011 ... All-Conference and first team All-County in 2011 ... Broke the record for blocks at Westfield with 108 in 2010 ... Averaged 2.85 kills per set and 0.83 blocks per set at Westfield ... Honorable mention Academic All-State selection in 2011 and 2012.
PERSONAL:Born Dec. 13, 1994 ... Daughter of Mary Beth Kranda ... Sister, Stephanie graduated from Butler and was a four-year member of the volleyball team ... Also has a brother, Matt, who graduated from Indiana State in 2015 ... Mother played basketball at Notre Dame from 1984-87 ... Majoring in zoology.