Name: Kiersten Coho
Athlete of the week achievement: Coho went 5-0 in the circle, helping Claysburg beat Moshannon Valley, 11-1, Mount Union, 6-5, West Branch, 7-1, Homer-Center, 12-0, and Southern Huntingdon, 5-4. She totaled 37 strikeouts in the five games and had a one-hitter and two-hitter. Claysburg won the Southern Huntingdon tournament.
Season update: Coho is 7-2 for the 8-2 Lady Bulldogs.
Coach Mike Barbarini's quote: "Kiersten is a valuable member of our team. She is finally getting a chance to show what she can do after sitting behind Ronette Claar the last two years. She didn't get many chances and is now taking advantage of them.''
Favorite teacher: Mr. Bozella
Favorite subject: Elective Art
Favorite movie: "Warm Bodies''
Favorite food: Hot wings
Favorite song: "Can't Hold Us'' by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis featuring Ray Dalton
Outside interests: Volleyball, hanging out with friends and family
Favorite professional team: USA Olympic softball team
Favorite college team: Virginia Tech
Pro athlete most admired: Angela Tincher
Best athlete I ever played with: Courtlin Holland
Best athlete I ever competed against: Southern Huntingdon's McKenna Garlock
Most influential person on my athletic career: "My mom and dad [Elizabeth Keller and Clifford Coho].''
Proudest athletic achievement: "Winning the ASA state championship in Sunbury with the Central Pa. Bullets.''
How I got my start in softball: "My mom and dad got me in T-ball in little league and it took off from there.''
Future goal: "I would like to play college-level softball and then play professionally.''