Meet the Spartans: Drew Lied
 
 
 
Lied has a 5-2 singles record this season.
 
Lied has a 5-2 singles record this season.
 
 

Feb. 10, 2014

EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State men's tennis team has a 4-4 record so far into its 2014 season. In an attempt to "Meet the Spartans," msuspartans.com will feature a student-athlete every week throughout the season. Senior Drew Lied (Brookfield, Wis.) is featured this week. Lied has a 5-2 singles record this season, with most of his matches coming on the No. 1 singles court. He is also 4-1 in doubles when teaming with sophomore John Patrick Mullane.

Year: Senior

Major: Applied Engineering

Hometown: Brookfield, Wis.

Favorite part about your hometown: The people, hands down

Siblings: One brother, Jake, and two sisters, Carolyn and Erica

Reason for coming to MSU: The opportunities

Post-school plans: Play/coach tennis

How long have you been playing tennis: 16 years

Nicknames: D-Lied, Bulldog, DL, Lieder

Hobbies: Ping pong, softball

Something most people don't know about you: I can do the wave with my stomach

Favorite cafeteria on campus: Brody

Favorite cereal: Honey Nut Cheerios

Favorite cartoon character: Otto from Rocket Power

Celebrity crush: Jennifer Aniston

Favorite class at MSU: Still waiting

If your life was a movie, what actor would you want to play you and why: Van Wilder - he's doing it right

Last movie you watched: "Animal House"

Biggest fear: Working in a cubicle for the rest of my life

How your friends would describe you: Hard working, competitive

How you pass time on away road trips: Have some serious philosophical debates

What you are most looking forward to this tennis season: Winning it all