Alumni Profile: Widener’s Kevin Fisher

Alumni Profile: Widener’s Kevin Fisher

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We are working hard to bring you as many updates as possible on Cinnaminson High School athletic alumni. Today, we have a conversation with Widener University student Kevin Fisher, who played tennis, soccer and wrestling for the Pirates during his time in high school.

What factors helped you choose Widener? They were one of few colleges that I had in mind that offered my major, Forensic Accounting.

Favorite class so far in college? Business Law.

Favorite movie? Kicking and Screaming.

Favorite class at CHS? Hands down…Foods.

You played three sports at CHS. Which one was your favorite? Hard to pick a favorite.

Most memorable moment from CHS athletic career? Winning wrestling districts as a team my junior year.

Have you played any sports, varsity or club, at Widener? Wrestling.

Who was your biggest supporter during your CHS athletic career? Mr. Mike Beirao.

Was it difficult to play three sports in high school? Not really; it was just hard putting time towards a specific sport.

Which sport was the most challenging for you in high school? 100% wrestling, you gotta work so hard to be successful.

What is your biggest piece of advice for this year’s senior class? Do not pick an 8am class in college you’ll hate it after the first class.

How did you adjust to college and the way classes are scheduled? It is a lot better in college because you have classes spread out and only 2-3 a day.

What do you miss most about CHS? Playing sports and less homework.

Image courtesy of Kevin Fisher 

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Jim is the creator and editor of Cinn City Sports. He also created At the Dish, Life With Tony and Enzo and is the owner of JAVFreelancing. He coached baseball for five years, three at his former high school (Holy Cross in Delran, NJ) and two at prominent Division III program Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. He has worked for the Courier-Post in Cherry Hill, NJ; Metro Networks in Bala Cynwyd, PA; and was the play-by-play announcer for the Camden Riversharks of the Independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball for two seasons (2007-2008) on Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM, the student-run radio station at Rowan University. Jim earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and minor in Journalism from Rowan University in 2008. While in school he was the Assistant Sports Director at WGLS for two years and the Sports Director for one year. He also covered the football, baseball, softball and both basketball teams for the school newspaper 'The Whit.' He is the former Sports Editor for the Cinnaminson and Moorestown Patch websites. Jim lives in New Jersey with his wife Nicole, sons Tony and Enzo and dog Phoebe. He can be reached at jimvassallo@cinncitynews.com

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