The "Cobra Spotlight" is a weekly highlight of a student-athlete at Coker College. Each week we take a different athlete from a different sport and display some facets to get more familiar with them. This week we take a look at Andre Staab, a member of the men's tennis team.
Name: André Staab
Sport: Men’s tennis
Hometown: Aschaffenburg, Germany
Major: Business administration
Why did you choose Coker? I liked coach Simpson and Coker’s campus and environment.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? Winning the Conference Carolinas regular-season championship with the team last year is the most memorable moment.
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? Once, a little kid came up to me and said he wants to play as good as me when he’s older. I told him, he’ll be better.
Which athletic team would you play on at Coker other than your own? Definitely soccer – I’ve played it for 10 years.
Favorite class: Can’t tell you one yet, it’s still too early in the semester.
Favorite professor: Dr. Foster
Plans after graduation: Good question
Favorite movie: I have a lot of them. The latest one, I really liked, was The Great Gatsby.
Favorite type of music: I like pretty much everything, from Electro to Rap.
Favorite food: Pasta and Steak
Favorite sports team: FC Bayern Munich
Favorite color: Blue
Favorite TV show: Two and a Half Men (The older episodes with Charlie)
Most prized possession: Family and friends – I really appreciate their support!
What is something people may not know about you? I make my own music
Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it? Nope
One word that describes you: Indescribable