Meet a MSU Student Athlete | Aaron Pfister

Name: Aaron Pfister

Sport: Men's Tennis

Position: 3 & 4 singles & 2 doubles

Year in School: Freshman

Major: Finance

Hometown: Grand Blanc, MI

Why did you choose Michigan State? I chose MSU because I really liked the team, I had known Coach Orlando and felt comfortable with him for a long time, and love the school & campus.

How did you decide on your major? Both of my parents were finance majors and are successful in the business world and it has inspired me to follow in their footsteps.

Favorite class & why? EC 201 & 202, because I enjoy the topics behind economics and really liked my professors.

What is your favorite Spartan sports memory? Beating Iowa at home 4-3 in an electric home crowd atmosphere.

What are your career aspirations? Get my degree, possible look to play more tennis and then get a job in the business world and eventually start a family.

What living person do you admire the most? My grandfather because of his loyalty and love to our family and I have always looked up to him.

What are some of your community service projects you have enjoyed most? Going with about 5 of my teammates and Coach Orlando to a local church to play tennis with children there.

What are some of your hobbies outside of your sport? Hanging out with friends, playing other sports & relaxing

Name one thing most Spartan fans do not know about you? I am a huge Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers fan

Name one thing most Spartan fans do not know about your coach? Intense and passionate about everything he does

Three words that describe yourself... Respectful, friendly, committed

Three words that describe your coach... Loyal, trustworthy, persistent

Three words that describe your team... Energetic, hardworking, fun

- 355 student-athletes maintain a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

- 41 student-athletes had a 4.0 semester

- 388 student-athletes achieved a 3.0 or higher semester GPA

- 15 sports maintain a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

- 15 sports had a 3.0 or higher semester GPA

- S-A Cumulative GPA: 2.9995

- S-A Semester GPA: 2.9785