Cobra Spotlight- Zach Grooms, Men's Tennis

Cobra Spotlight- Zach Grooms, Men's Tennis

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 Zach Grooms, a member of the men's tennis team.

Name: Zachary Grooms

Sport: Men’s tennis                          

Hometown: Charleston, S.C.

Year: Sophomore

Major: Business Administration

Why did you choose Coker? I chose Coker because it gave me the opportunity to continue playing the sport I love at the collegiate level.

What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? Winning the regular season conference championship last year.

What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? The night I met my girlfriend has to be one of my best memories I have so far here at Coker.

Which athletic team would you play on at Coker other than your own? Baseball

Favorite class: American Social Problems

Favorite professor: Dr. Hyman

Plans after graduation: Find a career that I enjoy, preferably in my field of study.

Favorite movie: Pulp Fiction

Favorite type of music: Country

Favorite food: Pepperoni and bacon pizza

Favorite sports team: Atlanta Braves

Favorite color: Red

Favorite TV show: Diner, Drive-Ins and Dives

Most prized possession: My car

What is something people may not know about you? My love for coffee

Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it?  Grooms Daddy and Z are a couple that my teammates have given to me.

One word that describes you: Outgoing