2012-13 Strength and Conditioning Interns
Release: Wednesday 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.

Thursday, March 05
M Tennis vs. Pacific Coast Doubles
All Day
UC San Diego
M Tennis vs. Villanova
9:00 AM
UC San Diego
W Basketball at Cal State San Bernardino (first round)
12:00 PM
Stockton
M Basketball at Cal State Stanislaus (first round)
5:30 PM
Stockton
Friday, March 06
W Basketball at Cal State Dominguez Hills (semifinal)
12:00 PM
Stockton
Softball vs. Sonoma State
1:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Water Polo at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
2:00 PM
Claremont
Softball vs. Sonoma State
3:00 PM
UC San Diego
M Basketball at Chico State (semifinal)
5:30 PM
Stockton
Baseball vs. Chico State
6:00 PM
UC San Diego
M Volleyball vs. California Baptist
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Water Polo at Pomona-Pitzer
7:20 PM
Claremont
Saturday, March 07
M Crew vs. San Diego City Championships
All Day
Mission Bay
W Crew at Long Beach State/UC Irvine/UC Santa Barbara
6:00 AM
Long Beach
Fencing vs. NCAA West Regionals
9:00 AM
UC San Diego
Spirit Night 2015