Michigan State’s women’s basketball program is in the middle of a promising season, and the future looks even brighter for the Spartans.
One of the common themes for the present and future success of the Spartans is the Muskegon Big Reds influence.
Muskegon alumna Mardrekia Cook has battled injuries and ailments, but she is providing a big lift for the No. 23-ranked Spartans, who have knocked off then-No. 3 Oregon, then-No. 16 Iowa and No. 18 Minnesota.