Q&A: Get to Know Assistant Women's Basketball Coach Geoff Grawn

Q&A: Get to Know Assistant Women's Basketball Coach Geoff Grawn

GoIslanders.com caught up with Assistant Coach Geoff Grawn off the court with a Q&A:


GI: What does it mean to be a part of the Islanders women's basketball family?

GG: For me, it means success and to be a part of a winning tradition, doing everything right, doing things that Coach Chadwick wants us to get done, but mainly success. 

GI: What are you most looking forward to this season?

GG: To get back on the winning track. 

GI: What is one word to describe yourself?

GG: Anal retentive  

GI: Growing up who was your sports idol?

GG: Brett Favre 

GI: Favorite arena/place to coach in?

GG: American Bank Center 

GI: What is your favorite quote?

GG: "Speak kind words, hear kind echoes." 

GI: What is your favorite sport to watch other than basketball?

GG: Football … Packers for sure. 

GI: Biggest sports icon or celebrity you have ever met?

GG: I haven't met a lot of them, but Tom Izzo was one of them. I enjoyed meeting him and working his camp. 

GI: Favorite place to eat on the road while recruiting?

GG: Which Wich, if the place we go has a Which Wich. 

GI: What is one random fact about you that most people don't know?

GG: My wife and I are expecting our first child in November.  

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