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Meet the Spartans: Aaron Pfister

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



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