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 Aaron Beebe, Chris Fuga, Sara Allen & Krista Thorpe, members of the men's & women's golf teams.
Name: Josh Clay
Sport: Men’s golf
Hometown: Canton, Ohio
Major: Business administration with a concentration in sports management
Why did you choose Coker? Coker has had a successful golf program and I have always loved the state of South Carolina.
What is your best memory at Coker (athletic related)? Winning the conference championship my sophomore year.
What is your best memory at Coker (non-athletic related)? Living with my sister off-campus which helped us improve our relationship as brother/sister.
Which athletic team would you play on at Coker other than your own? Men’s basketball
Favorite class: Sport in Society
Favorite professor: Dr. Kenyon
Plans after graduation: Either turn professional in golf, coach basketball or work for a sports organization.
Favorite movie: Gladiator
Favorite type of music: Country
Favorite food: Chicken
Favorite sports team: THE Ohio State Buckeyes
Favorite color: Blue
Favorite TV show: NCIS
Most prized possession: My dog
What is something people may not know about you? I love watching movies. Nothing is better than just relaxing and watching movies all day.
Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it? “Mama’s Boy”, I got the nickname when I was little because my mom and I have always been extremely close.
One word that describes you: Honest