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 01
M Water Polo vs. Loyola Marymount
6:00 PM
UC San Diego
Thursday, October 02
W Volleyball at Humboldt State
7:00 PM
Arcata
Friday, October 03
M Soccer vs. Cal State San Bernardino
4:30 PM
UC San Diego
M Water Polo at Air Force
6:00 PM
Colorado Springs, CO
W Soccer vs. Cal State San Bernardino
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
Saturday, October 04
W Volleyball at Cal State San Bernardino
7:00 PM
San Bernardino
Sunday, October 05
M Soccer at Chico State
11:30 AM
Chico
W Soccer at Chico State
2:00 PM
Chico
Friday, October 10
W Soccer vs. Cal State Stanislaus
4:30 PM
UC San Diego
M Soccer vs. Cal State Stanislaus
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
W Volleyball vs. Cal State Monterey Bay (Reis Cup)
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
Saturday, October 11
M Water Polo at SoCal Tournament
All Day
Los Angeles
W Volleyball vs. Cal State East Bay
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
Sunday, October 12
W Soccer vs. Cal State East Bay
11:30 AM
UC San Diego
M Soccer vs. Cal State East Bay
2:00 PM
UC San Diego
2014 NCAA MWP Champs (mid-ad)
Birch Aquarium (mid-ad)