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 Tim Ryan, a member of the men's lacrosse team.
Name: Timothy Ryan
Sport: Men’s lacrosse
Hometown: North Scituate, R.I.
Why did you choose Coker? I wanted to be a part of Coker’s new lacrosse program. Also, I love the cafeteria and Wi-Fi.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? My first college game against Shorter University my freshmen year.
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? Having our bus towed in Philadelphia my freshman year.
Which athletic team would you play on at Coker other than your own? Men’s golf, because there is no running.
Favorite class: History
Favorite professor: Dr. Lay
Plans after graduation: Win the lottery or find a job in my field of study.
Favorite movie: Miracle
Favorite type of music: Anything
Favorite food: Clam chowder
Favorite sports team: German curling team
Favorite color: Blue
Favorite TV show: Game of Thrones
Most prized possession: My phone, but I seem to lose it a lot.
What is something people may not know about you? I have three first names (Timothy Vincent Ryan).
Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it? Teammates call me ‘Chowder’, because I am from New England and love clam chowder.
One word that describes you: Broke…