Name: Kiersten Coho
Athlete of the week achievement: Coho threw a three-hitter with 10 strikeouts and no walks and also drove in a run in a 5-4 victory over Central. She also pitched a three-hitter with eight strikeouts and one walk in a 3-2 victory over Bellwood-Antis.
Season update: Coho is 6-1 on the mound with 71 strikeouts and seven walks and a 1.64 ERA for the 6-1 Lady Bulldogs.
Coach Mike Barbarini's quote: "She's getting stronger as the year is progressing. We're getting games in now, and she's getting better command of her pitches. She threw two three-hitters against two really good teams, and that's what we were expecting from her."
Favorite teacher: Miss Cruise
Favorite subject: Math
Favorite movie: "Battleship"
Favorite food: Chicken Alfredo
Favorite song: "Classic" by MKTO
Outside interests: Hanging out with family and friends
Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite college team: University of Hartford
Athlete most admired: Angela Tincher
Best athlete I ever had as a teammate: Keyara Morgan
Best athlete I ever competed against: Central's Ashley Smith
Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents, Elizabeth Keller and Clifford Coho
Proudest athletic achievement: Earning a college scholarship for softball
How I got my start in softball: I watched my brother [James] play baseball, and he influenced me to start playing."
Future goal: "I'd like to get a master's degree."