MSU looks to improve upon 2-2 B1G Record
Spartans host Wolverines for annual event
Spartans take on archrival twice this week
MSU hits the road for B1G opener for third time in four seasons.
Spartans take on Oregon, Oregon State
Michigan State improved to 2-0 by defeating host UAB on Friday night.
CLUB: Played club for Dead Frog Far Out and coach Joe Steenhuysen ... Helped DFFO to a fifth-place finish at Nationals in 2012.
HIGH SCHOOL: Rated No. 31 among 2014 PrepVolleyball.com Senior Aces ... Michigan Miss Volleyball Finalist ... All-Conference selection all four varsity seasons at Berrien Springs ... All-Region and All-State pick as a sophomore, junior, and senior ... Helped Berrien Springs to a district title as a sophomore and junior, and a Regional championship in 2012 ... Lost to the eventual champion in the state quarterfinals in her junior season ... Standout track athlete in addition to earning four volleyball varsity letters ... Earned All-Conference honors in her freshman, sophomore, and junior seasons ... Qualified for the state track meet her last two seasons, placing fifth in the state in high jump as a junior.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Paul and Carolyn Toliver ... Has one older brother, Greg, who played baseball at Kalamazoo County Community College and now attends Purdue North Central ... Father, Paul, played basketball at Hope college for one season before eventually finishing his degree at Michigan State ... Mother, Carolyn, was a basketball and volleyball player ... Enjoys lifting and working out ... Pursuing her degree in criminal justice.