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Former MSU Soccer Players Transfer to Western Michigan

MSU defender Nick Stone attempts to corral the ball (19) in the Spartans’ 1-0 win on Sept. 21, 2021/ Photo Credit: Sarah Smith/WDBM

EAST LANSING – Two former Michigan State men’s soccer players have announced their commitment to play for the Western Michigan University men’s soccer program, per WMU Athletics. 

Defenders Nick Stone and Will Perkins will head to Kalamazoo to play for head coach Chad Wiseman and the Broncos. 

Perkins and Stone are two out of the six transfers that the school announced. 

Perkins, a Detroit native, was named a 2022 Preseason Big Ten Men’s Soccer Player to Watch, and has appeared in 58 matches for the Spartans, tallying six goals and seven assists as a Spartan. 

Stone made 52 starts during his tenure in a Spartan uniform, scoring two goals and adding three assists. He also led the team in minutes during the 2021 season with 1,576 minutes played. 

The Broncos ended the 2022 season in second place of the Mid-American Conference, with a 5-1-2 record. 

Michigan State men’s soccer opens up the 2023 season on Aug. 24 against Loyola Chicago at DeMartin Stadium.

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Jay DeCoster
Jay DeCoster, Sports Editorial Assistant
Jay is a senior studying Mediated Communications at Michigan State. He joined Impact in September of 2021 as a volunteer. Jay is the Michigan State Football & women's soccer beat reporter for the Impact sports department. His interests include supporting his favorite Chicago sports teams, and golfing in the summer. "If you got a dream, chase it, 'cause a dream won't chase you back" - Cody Johnson

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