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 Ali Ammons, member of the spirit squad.
Name: Alyssa Ammons
Sport: Spirit squad
Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Major: Biology with a pre-medical concentration
Why did you choose Coker? I loved the small-school environment.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? Basketball games
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? The relationships I am making with others over time.
Which athletic team would you play on at Coker other than your own? Women’s basketball
Favorite class: Chemistry
Favorite professor: Professor Puffer
Plans after graduation: Go to graduate school and become an anesthesiologist.
Favorite type of music: Alternative
Favorite food: Everything
Favorite color: Black
Favorite TV show: So You Think You Can Dance
Most prized possession: My dresses
What is something people may not know about you? My right pinky was born like Mini-Me's
Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it? Ali, because it’s short for my full name Alyssa.
One word that describes you: Spunky