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More than 40 New York area Spartans gathered beneath the pines in Central Park’s Ross Pinetum on a beautiful Saturday afternoon for our Annual Spartan Family Picnic. Alums were joined by two new Spartans of the Class of 2016, three NY area current students, and several MSU student interns.
The State Farm Champions Classic featuring four of the top basketball programs in the country—Michigan State, Duke, Kentucky, and Kansas—was held on November 15th, 2011 at Madison Square Garden.
The MSU Alumni Club of Greater NY joined the MSU Alumni Association at a reception to welcome the Spartan Basketball team to New York City the day before the game.
The Lady Spartans participated in the Iona Tournament in New Rochelle, New York during Veteran’s Day Weekend 2011. Thirty NY area Spartans traveled to Iona College to cheer on the team as they faced Villanova in their first game. Some of the players posed with area Spartans and players’ parents after the game.
“Beneath the pines we gathered” in Central Park’s Ross Pinetum on August 6th, a beautiful Saturday afternoon, for the Annual Spartan Family Picnic.
More than 40 NY area Spartans enjoyed the opportunity to network and socialize while enjoying an over-abundance of delicious picnic fare. The highlight of the afternoon was the opportunity to welcome eight new Spartans of the Class of 2015 to our Spartan Family.