Student-Athlete Spotlight: Cameron Koester


Cameron Koester waves during the Family Day game against University of Central Oklahoma.
Photo by Taylor McDaniel.


Photo by Taylor McDaniel.

Name: Cameron Koester

Nickname: Cambam


From: Creve Coeur, Missouri

Year: Senior

Major: Interdisciplinary studies

Sport: Cheerleading

Q: When did you start playing your sport?

A: “When I was eight.”

Q: What is your biggest strength in cheerleading?

A: “My tumbling and group stunting abilities.”

Q: What is your most embarrassing moment?

A: “Almost walking on stage with the wrong team.”

Q: Who is your favorite athlete?

A: “Santwon McCray”

Q: What is your favorite sports team?

A: “Top Gun (TGLC and Lady Jags) and Legendz (Saberz)”

Q: What are three things you could not live without?

A: “Animals, YouTube, and ice cream”

Q: What is your favorite quote?

A: “Don’t look at the world, be a part of the view.”

Q: Do you have any advice for young athletes?

A: “Make sure everything you do, you do it out of enjoyment.”

Q: What are your plans after college?

A: “Internships with marine mammals and hopefully a job with any marine mammal facility.”