2012-13 Strength and Conditioning Interns
Release: Sunday 09/02/2011 
by UCSD

DARRICK TRUONG
Darrick attended the University of California, Davis (UCD), graduating with a degree in exercise biology in 2009. While at UCD, he played intramural sports and stayed active with strength and conditioning workouts. His philosophy involves strength and conditioning with an emphasis on perfect technique, injury prevention and sport-specific training. He utilized these techniques to train athletic and personal training clients in San Jose, Calif., before entering the internship program at UC San Diego. Darrick is currently finishing up his last semester of the Master’s program in exercise physiology at San Jose State University. In his spare time, he enjoys mountain biking, backpacking and other outdoor activities.

KATIE WHITE
A native of Rockford, Ill., Katie graduated from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a Bachelor’s Degree in exercise and sport science. She minored in nutrition and took many classes with a strength and conditioning concentration. After graduating, she moved to Melbourne, Australia, where she worked as a personal trainer. Katie has plans to pursue a Master’s Degree after gaining experience at UCSD. Her hobbies include wakeboarding, snowboarding and, more recently, surfing.

Wednesday, October 29
M Tennis at So Cal Intercollegiate Championships
All Day
Los Angeles
Friday, October 31
M Water Polo at UC Davis
6:00 PM
Davis
W Volleyball vs. San Francisco State
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
Saturday, November 01
M Water Polo at Santa Clara
1:00 PM
Santa Clara
W Volleyball vs. Sonoma State
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
Sunday, November 02
Fencing at IFCSC Duals
10:00 AM
Pasadena
W Soccer at Cal Poly Pomona (First Round)
11:30 AM
Pomona
M Soccer vs. Cal State Stanislaus (First Round)
12:00 PM
UC San Diego
Wednesday, November 05
W Volleyball at Cal Poly Pomona
7:00 PM
Pomona
Thursday, November 06
M Water Polo vs. Long Beach State
6:00 PM
UC San Diego
M Basketball at Loyola Marymount (exhibition)
7:00 PM
Los Angeles
Friday, November 07
W Soccer at Semifinals/Final
TBA
Turlock
M Soccer at Semifinals/Final
TBA
Turlock
Swimming & Diving at UC Santa Barbara
12:00 PM
Santa Barbara
W Volleyball vs. Cal State San Bernardino
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
2014 NCAA MWP Champs (mid-ad)
Birch Aquarium (mid-ad)