Cora Gowens (FR/Loganville, GA) is a freshman from Loganville, GA. Cora is currently playing midfield for TFC's Women's Soccer team. Cora was selected by Head Coach Kaelyn Watson to be September's Athlete of the Month. Head Coach Kaelyn Watson had this to say about Cora, "Cora has been a huge asset to our team already! She is young and brings a lot of energy to the team on the field. She is also a great teammate off the field. I am excited to see how she continues growing on and off the field in her next four years at TFC. She has great potential!"
Cora has always been very close to her family growing up. She has a twin brother Jacob, and a younger brother named Caleb. She has two dogs Dorie and Sugar, and her favorite color is purple. Cora was pretty excited to find out that she was selected to be Athlete of the Month.
Cora has been playing soccer for 8 years. She played for Loganville Highschool and for multiple travel teams. Her favorite thing about college soccer is her team. Cora hasn't experienced anything like the TFC team before. She loves how all the girls are encouraging to one another, and how supportive everyone is.
Cora decided to attend TFC because she loved how beautiful the campus is and how small the classes are. College is going well for her, but she stays busy. She said starting school at first was hard because she is still learning how to manage her busy schedule. Her favorite thing about college is the freedom that she has. The worst part of college for her is having to wake up for 8 AM. classes. Currently, Cora hasn't claimed a major yet but is looking at Cross-Cultural. Her favorite class she is taking this semester is New Testament, she enjoys this class because she loves studying the Bible in a deeper way.
Concluding, Cora's interview she stated: " I am excited to see how the season goes, and our team improves each game".