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 Daniela Chipe, a member of the women's tennis team.
Name: Daniela Chipe
Sport: Women’s tennis
Hometown: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Major: Business administration with a management concentration
Why did you choose Coker? It was the best option for me. I definitely like it!
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? To this point, all the matches that we have played were awesome.
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? When two girls I didn’t know approached Anna (Musiyenko) and I and said they wanted to be friends because they were also freshmen. Now the four of us are really close!
Favorite class: Business and math
Favorite professor: I like everyone. They are kind to me.
Plans after graduation: Get a job
Favorite movie: The Notebook, The Lion King
Favorite type of music: Everything – pop, salsa, reggae, merengue, etc.
Favorite food: Rice and beans from Ecuador
Favorite athlete: Roger Federer
Favorite color: White, green and blue
Favorite TV show: Soap operas from Brazil
Most prized possession: My family
What is something people may not know about you? Probably that my whole family lives in Ecuador.