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 Catie Truzzolino, a member of the women's volleyball team.
Name: Catie Truzzolino
Sport: Women’s Volleyball
Position: Outside Hitter
Hometown: Boca Raton, Fla.
Major: Education with a concentration in early childhood education
Why did you choose Coker? I chose Coker because when I came to visit, I felt welcome and I loved the chemistry of the team and they had a lot of energy. It was exactly what I was looking for. Coach Caughlin had a plan for this program and I wanted to be a part of it.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? Team dinners with the team.
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? Interning at a local elementary school and observing first graders.
Favorite professor: Dr. Ciamarra
Plans after graduation: I want to become a third-grade teacher
Favorite movie: Bridesmaids
Favorite type of music: Rap
Favorite food: Homemade spaghetti and meatballs
Favorite professional sports team: Miami Heat
Favorite color: Purple
Favorite TV show: Friends
What is something people may not know about you? I love to cook!