Sam Young enters her third season as assistant athletic trainer. Young has served as the trainer for the Mountaineer rowing and women’s basketball teams since 2014.
Prior to her return at WVU, she spent two years as a graduate assistant trainer at Arizona.
While in Tucson, Young primarily worked with football and swimming & diving. She also assisted in coverage with the Wildcats’ men’s and women’s club rugby teams.
As an undergraduate athletic trainer at WVU, Young worked with women’s soccer and the Mountaineer women’s track & field team. During her senior year at West Virginia, Young assisted in athletic training duties for women’s basketball.
A native of Hico, West Virginia, Young earned her bachelor of science in athletic training from West Virginia in 2012. She completed her master of arts in teaching and teacher education at Arizona in 2014.