Meet the Spartans: Aaron Pfister
Pfister is ranked No. 125 in the nation in singles.
Pfister is ranked No. 125 in the nation in singles.

Feb. 19, 2014


The Michigan State men's tennis team has a 4-5 record so far into its 2014 season. In an attempt to "Meet the Spartans," will feature a student-athlete every week throughout the season. Senior Aaron Pfister (Grand Blanc, Mich.) is featured this week. Pfister has a 5-4 singles record this dual season, including a 4-1 mark on court two. He is also ranked No. 125 nationally in singles. Pfister is a two-time All-Big Ten first team selection.

Year: Senior

Major: Finance

Hometown: Grand Blanc, Mich.

Favorite part about your hometown: Small size, but not too small. Nice people

Siblings: Younger brother Jonathan

Nicknames: Pfist, Pfisty

What you are most looking forward to this tennis season: Making NCAAs again, making a run at the Big Ten, time with teammates

Reason for coming to MSU: Great campus, comfortable environment, school pride

Post-school plans: Get a job, live happily

How long have you been playing tennis: 14 years competitively

Pregame ritual/superstitions: Music and I like having the same warm-up partner all season

Hobbies: Hanging out with family and friends, playing other sports, working out

Something most people don't know about you: I'm a partial owner of the Green Bay Packers

Favorite cafeteria on campus: Snyder-Phillips

Favorite cereal: Cinnamon Toast Crunch

Favorite cartoon character: Daffy Duck

Favorite class at MSU: Management, economics

If your life was a movie, what actor would you want to play you and why: Christian Bale because he's a great actor and a boss

Last movie you watched: "The Dark Knight Rises"

Biggest fear: Heights

How your friends would describe you: Friendly, gentle giant

How you pass time on away road trips: Music, stories with teammates