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 Fabian Hardy, a member of the men's cross country team.
Name: Fabian Hardy
Sport: Men’s cross country
Major: Biology, pre-med track
Why did you choose Coker? I chose Coker because coach Finora was cool, and I wanted to see what it would be like running in college.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? Finishing top-10 in our first meet of the season.
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? Hmm, nothing really happened yet that stuck with me.
Which athletic team would you play on at Coker other than your own? I would play basketball because it’s the best sport and I enjoy playing it.
Favorite class: I’m enjoying my chemistry class right now because Dr. Brown is a good professor.
Favorite professor: Dr. Boone, Dr. Flaherty or Dr. Brown
Plans after graduation: Medical school is a strong possibility.
Favorite movie: Malibu’s Most Wanted
Favorite type of music: Hip Hop/R&B
Favorite food: Chinese food
Favorite sports team: The Miami Heat, because of LeBron James of course.
Favorite color: Blue
Favorite TV show: Key & Peele
Most prized possession: My cross country awards from high school.
What is something people may not know about you? That I was born in Singapore and have lived in multiple countries.
Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it? Fabs, Fabio, Fabiano are some of the nicknames I received from high school friends. My cross country teammates here at Coker call me Rajul and Raviol.
One word that describes you: Chill