January 26, 2014

Cobra Spotlight- Andre Staab, Men's Tennis

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

Position: 1

Hometown: Aschaffenburg, Germany

Year: Sophomore

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