Adia Barnes


Noelle Crosby, Writer

Adia Barnes was an American basketball coach and is the head coach for the Arizona Wildcats Girls Basketball Team. The team made it to the NCAA where they played Stanford making the score 53-54 Stanford winning. It was the first time in a long time Arizona Wildcats have made it to NCAA.


  Adia was born on February 3, 1977, making her 44 years old. Her husband’s name is Salvo Coppa and they had a daughter about 7-8 weeks ago. She has been an outstanding mother so far, especially in an act when at halftime at the NCAA Championship she was breastfeeding her child while talking to the basketball team and still manages to encourage the girls on the basketball team.