The MSU women's golf team has earned a bid to the NCAA Regionals for the 17th time in 18 seasons, after missing the tournament for the first time since 1998 last season. The Spartans will be a No. 11 seed and will play in the Stanford Regional at the Stanford Golf Course from from May 5-7.
MSU junior golfer Gareth Lappin has been playing the sport of golf ever since his parents bought him a set of starter clubs for his birthday when he was six or seven years old. Soon after this, Lappin, born and raised in Belfast, Northern Ireland, couldn’t get enough of the game.
The MSU Athletics Department and FOX Sports announced a 15-year agreement in excess of $150 million Thursday. The partnership will go into effect the 2016-17 academic year and will give FOX Sports marketing and corporate partnership rights with MSU's 25 varsity sports.