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    Jon Yonamine
    Jon  Yonamine

    Assistant Athletic Trainer


    First Year at USC: 2008

    Certifications: MS, ATC

    Education: UC Irvine, BA 2000 / Cal State East Bay, MS Kinesiology 2005

    Jon Yonamine is in his second season as the USC men's basketball head athletic trainer.

    He began working at USC in 2008 and has served as the Trojans' head athletic trainer for track and field (2008-11) and baseball (2011-2013).

    Yonamine previously worked as an assistant athletic trainer at UC Irvine. While at UC Irvine, he worked with various teams including men's basketball, baseball, and the men's and women's golf teams. Prior to graduate school, he had internships with the New York Jets and Anaheim Ducks.

    He is a graduate of UC Irvine in 2000 and earned a master's in Kinesiology from Cal State East Bay in 2005 while working as a graduate assistant at Cal. He and his wife, Jennifer, have one child, Devin.