A 1994 UND graduate in athletic training, Steve Westereng is in his 12th season on the training staff and his sixth season as UND's Director of Division of Sports Medicine.
Westereng began as an assistant athletic trainer/instructor within UND's Division of Sports Medicine in March of 1999. Prior to that, Westereng spent two years working for the Institute for Athletic Medicine in the Twin Cities and serving as the head athletic trainer at Osseo (Minn.) High School.
After graduating from UND, he was an assistant athletics trainer with the Philadelphia Eagles for the 1994 season. He received a master's degree in kinesiology from the University of Minnesota in 1997.
In June of 2008, Westereng received the North Central Conference Legacy Award.
A native of Minot, Westereng and his wife, Becky, have a daughter, Madeline, and two sons, Gavin and Torrey.
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