Jan. 27, 2014
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State men's tennis team is five matches into its 2014 season. In an attempt to "Meet the Spartans," msuspartans.com will feature a student-athlete every week throughout the season. Sophomore John Patrick Mullane (White Lake, Mich.) is featured this week. Mullane has a 1-1 singles dual record this season, including a win against Tennessee this past weekend.
Major: Environmental Science
Hometown: White Lake, Mich.
Favorite part about your hometown: Neighborhood friends
Siblings: One brother and two sisters
Reason for coming to MSU: Spartan fan my whole life
Post-school plans: Pro tennis
How long have you been playing tennis: 16 years
Pregame ritual/superstitions: Being alone and focusing
Hobbies: Building things
Something most people don't know about you: Environmentalism
Favorite cafeteria on campus: Case
Favorite cartoon character: Tom and Jerry
Celebrity crush: Kourtney Kardashian
Favorite class at MSU: ESA 201
If your life was a movie, what actor would you want to play you and why: Ben Affleck because he's intense
Last movie you watched: "Gone in 60 seconds"
Biggest fear: Drowning in the ocean
How your friends would describe you: Competitive, intense
How you pass time on away road trips: Video games
What you are most looking forward to this tennis season: Winning everything