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 Daniel Jackson, a member of the men’s soccer team.
Name: Daniel Jackson
Sport: Men’s Soccer
Hometown: South Haven, Mich.
Major: Computer Science
Why did you choose Coker? I really liked the student environment and the class sizes.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? Winning the regular season for the conference last weekend.
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? Watching Stephen Scrivens sing ‘N Sync during a contest last semester.
Favorite class: Any class taught by Paul Dostert
Favorite professor: Paul Dostert.
Plans after graduation: Either go overseas to pursue a soccer career or seek a career in the IT field.
Favorite movie: The Avengers or Dark Knight Rises.
Favorite type of music: Anything but country.
Favorite food: Anything.
Favorite professional sports team: Lakers, Manchester United, Duke and the Steelers.
Favorite color: Blue
Favorite TV show: Spartacus and The Walking Dead.
Most prized possession: Soccer cleats.
What is something people may not know about you? I am extremely claustrophobic.