2012-13 Strength and Conditioning Interns
Release: Friday 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.

Saturday, September 23
M Water Polo at TBD
TBA
Los Angeles
Cross Country at Coyote Challenge
8:00 AM
San Bernardino
M Water Polo at Loyola Marymount
9:20 AM
Los Angeles
Cross Country at Roy Griak Invitational
9:50 AM
Minneapolis, MN
W Volleyball vs. Chico State
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
Sunday, September 24
M Water Polo at TBD
TBA
Los Angeles
W Soccer at Cal State LA
11:30 AM
Los Angeles
M Soccer at Cal State LA
2:00 PM
Los Angeles
Wednesday, September 27
M Water Polo vs. Loyola Marymount
6:00 PM
UC San Diego
Thursday, September 28
M Tennis at ITA Regional Championships
All Day
La Mirada/Azusa
W Tennis at ITA Regional Championships
All Day
Azusa
Friday, September 29
W Soccer vs. Cal Poly Pomona
4:30 PM
UC San Diego
W Volleyball at Cal State San Bernardino
7:00 PM
San Bernardino
M Soccer vs. Cal Poly Pomona
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
Saturday, September 30
Cross Country at Capital Cross Challenge
10:00 AM
Sacramento
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