Corinne Koffi ’17 is Named to All Section Basketball Team Posted on March 8, 2017 in Activities, Press Releases, Student News Saint John’s Prep is proud to congratulate Corinne Koffi ‘17 for being named to the Prairie Conference All Section and West Subsection 6AA Girls Basketball Team. Corrine is the daughter of Ettien and Kim Koffi of St. Cloud. Corinne has played basketball for Saint John’s Prep for four years. She’s enjoyed being a captain during the 2016-2016 season. “I enjoy basketball because of the intensity and the competitive nature of the game. My leadership skills grew exponentially in the enriching experience as a captain.” Corinne received her honor on Tuesday evening, March 7, following the West Subsection 6AA Championship Game at Sexton Arena at Saint John’s University. Corinne is an active senior at Saint John’s Prep who is also a captain of the swim team and serves as a peer mentor and WE Day volunteer. Corinne is an avid linguist and speaks Spanish and French. In addition to studying Spanish at Saint John’s Prep, Corinne is also taking French at the College of Saint Benedict. She plans to continue studying languages in college. “I am planning to go to Mankato State University and major in both community health education and Spanish.” Corinne is a member of Westwood Community Church in St. Cloud. This summer she travel to the Ivory Coast of Africa to deliver a version of the New Testament of the Bible translated by Eittien Koffi into the Anyi language. Corinne will take part in several onsite building projects. She will also help conduct a basketball camp for over 100 young people. Founded in 1857, Saint John’s Prep is a Catholic/Benedictine private day and boarding school, providing students, of all faiths, in grades 6-12 with a college-preparatory curriculum. Busing and scholarships are available. For more information, we encourage you to attend our Discovery Day on April 7. Visit www.sjprep.net or call 320-363-3315 for details.