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Meet the Spartans: Jennifer Yen

Sophomore Jennifer Yen

May 14, 2012

EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State women's tennis team will feature a student-athlete every week this spring in attempt to "Meet the Spartans". This week sophomore Jennifer Yen (Farmington Hills, Mich.) sat down with to answer some questions about her interests off the court and why she came to MSU. Yen went 1-1 in doubles play this year at the No. 3 spot and appeared in her first Big Ten match of her career against Illinois.

Name: Jennifer Yen

Nickname and why: Money because my last name is Yen which is the Japanese currency

Year in School: Sophomore

Hometown: Farmington Hills, Mich.

Major: Supply Chain Management

Best thing about being at MSU: Big campus

Favorite class: Japanese

Favorite movie: Shawshank Redemption

Favorite food: Sushi

Favorite restaurant: Ajishin

Special talent: I can speak four languages

Pets: A dog named Emma

What do you want to be when you grow up: Supply Chain manager

Most exotic place you have traveled to: Costa Maya

Dream vacation spot: The Caribbean

Favorite musician or band: Taylor Swift

Song that gets you pumped up before a match: Lose Yourself by Eminem

Reason you picked MSU: Good Supply Chain program and close to home

Favorite TV show: How I Met Your Mother

If you could play a tennis match against anyone, who would it be and why: Andy Roddick

Favorite celebrity: Ryan Reynolds

Favorite thing to do besides play tennis: Hang out with friends

Favorite store to shop: Forever 21

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

Favorite spot on campus: The tennis courts

Favorite pro sport & team: Football, the Tigers



Favorite match played at MSU: When I won against Detroit Mercy because it was my first dual match

Pre-game ritual: Jam to my iPod

Anything else you want the world to know about you: I love to cook, play the guitar, travel and I like photography

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