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Student-Athlete of the Week - Gisselle Kohoyda

Gisselle Kohoyda was selected as the Louisville Student-Athlete of the Week

Gisselle Kohoyda was selected as the Louisville Student-Athlete of the Week

Jan. 31, 2014

Post-college ambition: college swim coach, writer, ninja

Person with greatest influence on athletic career: My first coach, Brad Gougeon

Biggest thrill in sports: having a break through in practice

Athlete you most admire: Brendan Hansen, Eric Shanteau, Anders Holm

What impresses you most about your coach: his ability to work under pressure

What has been your biggest athletic obstacle to overcome: I literally can't kick freestyle

Hobbies and outside interests: blogging & writing

Pre-competition superstition: the shave

Favorite professional team: Flint Tropics

Favorite Movie: SLC Punk!

Favorite TV show: RuPaul's Drag Race

Favorite music artist: unfair question

Favorite food: Asian cuisine

Favorite class: COMM 460 - Social Media

Favorite book: Choke by Chuck Palahniuk

Favorite professor: Liza Ledford

Favorite funny movie quote: anything from 21 Jump Street is golden

Favorite iPhone/Android app: Tumblr

A "Stupid Human Trick" you can do: I can turn my feet out an unnatural amount

Person you would most like to meet: Anthony Ervin (please make this happen)

Words that best describe you: crass, authentic, and passionate

Best advice you have gotten about sports: "let it liberate you"

What people should know about you but probably don't: I love cry movies

If you could have dinner with three people (current, historical, fictional) who would it be: Tyler Durden, RuPaul Charles, and Vincent Van Gough

Best part about being an athlete: I have a lot of good clothes

The moment you realized you was really good at my sport: freshman year state meet

Your favorite place to volunteer or do community service: the Humane Society

The strangest thing that ever happened to you while you were competing in your sport: I broke my hand during a finish in 100 fly

What is your favorite place you have ever visited: he Florida Keys

What is your favorite season: Autumn, hand down. Sweaters. Scarfs. Black coffee. Crisp nights. The leaves. Jeans. Boots. Saturday fall afternoon are A+. Need I say more?



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