January 12, 2014

Cobra Spotlight- Francisco Cabrera, Men's Volleyball

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 Francisco Cabrera, a member of the men's volleyball team.

Name: Francisco Cabrera      

Sport: Men’s volleyball        

Position: Setter

Hometown: Bayamon, Puerto Rico

Year: Freshman

Major: Business administration with a concentration in sport management

Why did you choose Coker? I chose Coker because they offered men’s volleyball as an intercollegiate athletic program.

What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? Our preseason tournament at Belmont Abbey College is my best memory so far.

What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? Homecoming weekend

Which athletic team would you play on at Coker other than your own? Men’s basketball

Favorite class: Introduction to Business

Favorite professor: Dr. Chappell

Plans after graduation: I plan to return to Puerto Rico and play professional volleyball.

Favorite movie: The Social Network

Favorite type of music: Spanish Music

Favorite food: Steak with Mofongo

Favorite sports team: Los Angeles Lakers

Favorite color: Red

Favorite TV show: Breaking Bad

Most prized possession:  My cellphone

What is something people may not know about you? Volleyball is not my favorite sport.

Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it? Paco. In Puerto Rico, they call everyone Paco that is named Francisco.

One word that describes you: Hyper