Get to know a coach: Coach Iversen
stu23562 - Wednesday, March 14, 2012
In our third article in the “Get to know a coach” series, The Roar sat down with girls basketball coach Barbara Iversen.
Milken Roar: How many years have you been coaching at Milken?
Coach Ivy: I have been coaching at Milken for 11 years.
MR: What sport(s) do you coach here at Milken?
CI: This year I am coaching middle school swimming and girls varsity basketball. In the past I have coached middle school boys baseball, middle school girls volleyball, and high school girls softball.
MR: What is your favorite sport to play?
CI: I enjoy playing basketball.
MR: Favorite sports and teams to follow?
CI: I follow the Duke Blue Devils mens basketball team, New York Jets NFL football team and the Stanford Women basketball team.
MR: What is your favorite TV show?
CI: I watched LOST. I currently watch Homeland and Law and Order: SVU.
MR: What is your favorite movie?
CI: My favorite move is “To Kill a Mockingbird.”
MR: What is your favorite food?
CI: My favorite food is Thai Food.
MR: What is the funniest thing a student has said to you?
CI: I look like Sharon Stone.
MR: Who are your teacher best friends?
CI: Coach Steenport.
MR: What do you like to do outside of school?
CI: Play tennis, read books, travel and walk my five dogs.
MR: What is your favorite aspect of Milken?
CI: Family, community atmosphere.
MR: Any other unique facts about yourself?
CI: I am in two athletic hall of fames at St. Bernard’s High School and Mitchell College.