Sports Spotlight: Dan Coffey |

Sports Spotlight: Dan Coffey

Dan Coffey

Age: 33

Sport: Golf

How did you get your start in your sport?

“When I was back East, my uncle took me for the first time.”

What has been your favorite moment in your sport?

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“When I shot a 39 on nine holes.”

What is one goal you would like to accomplish in your sport?

“Try to stop getting angry while playing.”

What is one aspect you would stress to a newcomer in your sport?

“Not to take the game too seriously.”

If you could go to any major sporting event, what would it be?

“The Super Bowl.”

Who is your role model?

“Alec Baldwin, because I think he is a great actor.”

What’s one thing you have never done before that you would like to?

“Probably cliff diving.”

If you could meet anyone, who would it be?

“Martin Lawrence.”


Dessert: Chocolate crème pie

Color: Blue

Movie: “The Edge”

Cartoon (as a kid): The Smurfs

Place you’ve been: Yellow Stone National Park

Thing to do with friends: “I really like to go hunting for artifacts with friends.”

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