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 Christina Vital, a member of the women’s cross country team.
Name: Christina Vital
Sport: Cross Country
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Why did you choose Coker? I chose Coker because of the opening arms I received from faculty and staff.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? The Cross Country team coming together and helping out the community of Hartsville.
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? The connections made with my Professors and friendships with people in the town and at school.
Favorite class: Any Criminology class taught by Prefessor La Valle
Favorite professor: Dr. Jim La Valle
Plans after graduation: Graduate school to study either Student Affairs or Social Media.
Favorite movie: Forrest Gump, Shottas, Million Dollar Baby, Save The Last Dance, The Blindside.
Favorite type of music: Rap and Gangsta-Rap but I mostly enjoy listening to Reggae.
Favorite food: Thai Food.
Favorite professional sports team: New England Patriots and Dallas Mavericks
Favorite color: Turquoise
Favorite TV show: Law and Order- Special Victims Unit, NCIS, The First 48, Locked Up Raw and Beyond Scared Straight.
Most prized possession: My lucky running socks.
What is something people may not know about you? I like to spend most of my time alone writing poetry.