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Meet the Spartans: Ryan Richmond

Sophomore Ryan Richmond

Feb. 8, 2012

EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State men's tennis team will feature a student-athlete every week this spring in attempt to "Meet the Spartans". This week sophomore Ryan Richmond (Kalamazoo, Mich.) sat down with to answer some questions about his favorite kinds of music and food. Last season Richmond finished with 5-2 record in singles play and a 1-1 record in doubles play.

Name: Ryan Richmond

Nickname and why: Too many to name

Year in School: Sophomore

Hometown: Kalamazoo, Mich.

Major: Deciding between Packaging and Supply Chain

Best thing about being at MSU: The friendly people

Favorite class: WRA 150-Evolution of American Thought

Favorite movie: Old School

Favorite food: Chinese-Orange Chicken

Favorite restaurant: Cheesecake Factory

Special talent: Music

Pets: One cat named Hallie

Siblings: Two brothers-Matt and Tyler, two sisters-Lisa and Beth

What do you want to be when you grow up: Successful business and family man

Most exotic place you have traveled to: Bahamas

Dream vacation spot: Africa

Favorite musician or band: Circa Survive

Song that gets you pumped up before a match: Any Linkin Park song

Reason you picked MSU: It's a great school, close to home, and I have relative who go here

Favorite TV show: Family Guy

If you could play a tennis match against anyone, who would it be and why: Austin Brooks, so I could beat him

Favorite celebrity: Anthony Green

Favorite thing to do besides play tennis: Play music

Favorite store to shop: Urban Outfitters



If you were not playing tennis, what other sport would you be involved with: Hockey

Favorite spot on campus: West Circle

Favorite pro sport & team: Hockey-Detroit Red Wings

Favorite match played at MSU: Stabley-Detroit Mercy

Pre-game ritual: A good breakfast at IHOP

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