On the first episode of Behind the Mask, host David Defever and his guest Lou Divizio recap MSU men’s and women’s hockey, along with predictions leading up to the Great Lakes Invitational.
Michigan State hosted the Miami of Ohio Red Hawks this afternoon at Ralph Young Field and earned an NCAA bid. The Spartans shutout the Red Hawks 3-0, and will now travel to New York and play Syracuse this upcoming Saturday.
MSU fell to Miami earlier in the season losing 2-0, but turned the tables and dominated in all aspects of the field today. Spartans outshot the Red Hawks 21-6 and held Miami to zero shots in the first half.
MSU women’s field hockey took home the Big Ten Championship Sunday and claimed a position in the NCAA Tournament.
Junior forward Allie Ahern visits the show and discusses her team’s success to this point and previews the NCAA tournament, which the Spartans begin Wednesday, in East Lansing.
Lupe Izzo, wife of MSU Head Basketball Coach Tom Izzo, gives her opinion of this year’s Spartan Squad, provides her insight on the Spartan head coach, and shares some personal stories from her years in the MSU family.
Senior Day took place at Ralph Holmes Field Saturday, as the Spartans hosted the Northwestern Wildcats for their last home game of the field hockey season.
Molly Cassidy, Mallory McDonagh, Adelle Lever, Katherine Jamieson and Kristen Henn were acknowledged before the game for their hard work and commitment to the team and university.