Coach Spotlight – Coach Steven B.

And, the winner is…Coach Steven B. Coach Steven is one of our G01 coaches but you’ll find him helping out on the pitch with all our olders! Go SGV Surf!

• Soccer Playing Experience (High School, College, Other): Club soccer for 7 years, 4 years of high school soccer, 2 years of college soccer, 2 years of professional indoor soccer.

• Position Played: I played mostly through the middle at either the “6” or the “10”

• Playing Highlights (Honors, Awards, Accomplishments): Winning athlete of the month in high school and scoring the game winning goal in a tournament final.

• Coaching Experience: 5 years of high school soccer and 12 years of club soccer.

• Most Memorable Moment on a Soccer Field: Winning the final of a very important tournament in high school and watching my girls team win Surf Cup.

• Most Embarrassing Soccer Moment: Getting nutmegged twice in one game by the same player.

• Game Day Superstition or Ritual: hmmm don’t think I had any superstitions or rituals.

• Favorite Soccer Team: Manchester United

• Favorite Soccer Player: Paul Scholes, Ruud Van Nistelrooy, Ryan Giggs

• Favorite Non-Soccer Team: New York Yankees

• Favorite Athlete: Paul Scholes, Derek Jeter, and Ryan Giggs

• Favorite Movie: Shawshank Redemption, 13 Hours, Hot Rod

• Favorite Actor or Actress: Denzel Washington, Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds

• Favorite Musical Group or Singer: Ray Lamontagne, Damien Rice, Journey, Amos Lee

• Favorite TV Show: hmmm probably Dexter or Secrets and lies

• Favorite Meal: a nice fresh chopped salad or shrimp ceviche

• Favorite Ice Cream Flavor: Mint and Chip all day!

• Hobbies: Playing/watching Soccer, listening to music, and playing with my kids.

• Dream Vacation Destination: Spain or Bora Bora

• Four Famous People You Would Invite to Dinner: Paul Scholes, Sir Alex Ferguson, Yogi Berra, George Best

• How Many Friends Do You Have on Facebook? I’m not sure.

• Where Was You Last Selfie Taken? This past weekend at my house with my son Xander.

• Best Advice for Players: Play with your heart, think with your head, and execute with your feet.