Meet the Spartans: Jennifer Yen
Feb. 25, 2014
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State women's tennis team holds a 10-2 record so far into its 2014 schedule. In an attempt to "Meet the Spartans," msuspartans.com will feature a student-athlete every week throughout the season. Senior Jennifer Yen (Farmington Hills, Mich.) is featured this week. Yen holds a 2-0 doubles record this season when pairing with junior Hilary Hager.
Major: Supply Chain Management
Hometown: Farmington Hills, Mich.
Favorite part about your hometown: It's very diverse town. Different kinds of people and different kinds of cuisines
Siblings: only child
Nicknames: Money, because my last name is Yen
Reason for coming to MSU: It's close to home and for their supply chain program
Best memories from MSU: Being on the tennis team and bonding with all the girls. There's a lot of memories you create on the tennis team, it's kind of hard to pick one out.
Post-school plans: Obviously find a job for sure, and then get out of Michigan
How long have you been playing tennis: 12 years
Favorite meal: Anything really, just put any food in front of me and I'll eat it. I'm not really picky
Favorite movie: "Shawshank Redemption"
Favorite TV show as a kid: "Hannah Montana"
Favorite superhero: Batman
Favorite place to eat in East Lansing: AI Fusion
Favorite spot on campus: Business Library
Favorite class: My logistics class
What most people don't know about you: I play the guitar
Biggest fear: Failing at something
Hobbies: Travel, love to eat, taking pictures, reading, hanging out with friends
Most played song on iPod: "Wrecking ball" by Miley Cyrus
If you could play doubles with anyone in the world, who would you play with: Li Na
First thing you did when you woke up this morning: Go to weights