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 Mike Maresca a member of the men's lacrosse team.
Name: Mike Maresca
Sport: Men’s lacrosse
Hometown: Mt. Sinai, N.Y.
Major: Physical education and sport studies major with a concentration in exercise science.
Why did you choose Coker? Coker gave me the opportunity to play collegiate lacrosse.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? ‘Scheetz’s Tweets’
Which athletic team would you play on at Coker other than your own? Men’s golf
Favorite class: Napping 101
Favorite professor: Dr. Parker
Plans after graduation: Still a tossup between grad school and starting a career.
Favorite movie: Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
Favorite type of music: The good kind
Favorite food: Bagels and pizza
Favorite sports team: New York Giants
Favorite color: Green
Favorite TV show: SportsCenter
Most prized possession: My Xbox
What is something people may not know about you? I have a 19 year old brother
Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it? Maresca, it was given to me at birth and just stuck I guess.
One word that describes you: Clown