Each weekday, the athletics department will be releasing "Senior Day" profiles for all of our spring student-athletes. For a full list of profiles, please click HERE
Today's profile is on MCLA Men's Tennis player Andrew Nygard.
Nygard began his senior season with a pair of points in MCLA's lone match of 2020. Nygard was returning to the program this season after competing in the 2017 season. He was a regular in the lineup that season and was poised for more success in 2020.
The South Glens Falls High School product also competed in the Men's Soccer program at MCLA. He has studied Business Management while competing in both sports.
Check out more information on Nygard below:
Favorite Athlete/Moment of your athletics career: Roger Federer
Favorite Sports Teams: Everton soccer club
What is your favorite place to eat around North Adams: Ramumtos
What is your favorite thing about MCLA?: The people
What do you miss the most about competing this Spring?: Everything, I loved playing tennis, the people, the sport. We're going to win a lot this year
What advice would you give other students in your program?: Work hard
What are your plans after graduation?: To find a job that I was prepared to do with the degree I acquired
Favorite memory being involved in MCLA Athletics: The sports teams. Just always being with each other
Favorite professor and class at MCLA, elaborate why: Chemistry of CSI with Rob Harris. He's a great guy and also gave me help when I needed it
Current TV Show Binge?: The office
What is your dream job?: Astronaut
Favorite Phone App?: Doodle jump
Favorite Sport besides the one you play: Basketball
Favorite Movie: Transformers