September 26th, 2014

20 Questions with Cody Cochran

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Conor Revell

Managing Editor

20 Questions with Cody Cochran
Cody Cochran looks to make a move with a Fairdale defender chasing him / photo provided by the Cochran family

Since 1974 the Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic has served the local area for orthopaedic problems and musculosketal issues.

The sports medicine program has team physicians for local high schools which provide sports physicals and urgent care for athletes.

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On a weekly basis, Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic is proud to sponsor the "20 Questions" that will feature a high school student-athlete in the local Catholic high school community. If there is a specific student-athlete that you’d like to know or hear more about, email future suggestions to

Name: Cody Cochran

Age: 17

Current school: DeSales High School

Current Sports playing: Soccer, football

Parish/grade school attended: St.Bernard

High school GPA (optional): 3.8

Colleges considering or attending: University of Louisville, University of Indianapolis

1. What is your proudest athletic moment? My proudest athletic moment was winning the City Championship in soccer and the Toy Bowl (football) my seventh grade year.  

2. What is your ideal meal/snack before a game? Gummy bears

3. If you were trying out for American Idol, what would be your "go to" song? “Don’t stop Believing” – Journey.

4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? I look up to David Silva from Manchester City; his passion for the game is what I like about him.   

5. What is your favorite movie quote? “Fish are friends, not food” – Finding Nemo

6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? My faith impacts my approach to sports dramatically. I’ve been raised in a Catholic environment my entire life and I believe that gives me an advantage on the field. At DeSales, we have the custom of praying before each game and I believe it is an important ritual. I wouldn’t be where I am today, or the person I am without the guidance of the Catholic Church.

7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Tasmanian Devil.   

8. All-time favorite board game? Clue.

9. Droid, iPhone, or Blackberry? Favorite app? IPhone, Fantasy iTeam. ( fantasy soccer team app)

10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Raising Canes.

11. What is your favorite reality TV show? ZI don’t really watch reality TV.

12. What is your greatest fear? Heights.  

13. What is your best quality/characteristic? I feel like I’m outgoing and easy to talk to.

14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Anything chocolate.

15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? Anytime I’m playing soccer, whether that be a game, practice, or on my own.

16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? Yody, my junior year in P.E. a senior came up with it and it just stuck.

17. Where is your favorite place to volunteer/provide community service? The Lucy center.

18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? Unbeatable in FIFA on the Xbox.  

19. If time machines were real, and you could choose just one - to travel forward or backward - which would you select and why? Travel forward, just to see how things will evolve and see what kind of person I will be.

20. If you could pick one person, dead or alive, and ask them just one question that they had to answer honestly, who would you pick and what would you ask? I would ask Christian Ronaldo; “What is the key to being considered the best player in the world?”

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