Univ. of Minnesota Crookston - Softball



Jordan Young  |  Assistant Coach /  Soccer Operations

Bio. coming soon!




Steven Krouse  |  Head Athletic Trainer / Strength & Conditioning Coach

Steven Krouse is the head athletic trainer. He is entering his fifth year as an athletic trainer at Minnesota Crookston and his third as head athletic trainer. He works primarily with the soccer, women's basketball and the football team during spring ball for the Golden Eagles. Krouse is also an instructor in the Exercise Science department teaching classes in Kinesiology and Exercise Prescription.

Krouse graduated from the College of Saint Scholastica in 2014 where he earned a Master of Science in Athletic Training. During his time at St. Scholastica, Krouse worked as a trainer for the University of Minnesota Duluth women's basketball team, as well as the football and track and field teams at St. Scholastica and the football and volleyball teams at Northwestern High School in Maple, Wis. As a student at Saint Olaf College, Krouse assisted the training staff with the track and field and baseball teams.

In addition to his collegiate experience, Krouse also worked as an intern at ESPN's Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Fla. during the summer of 2013. During this time he provided medical coverage for male and female athletes competing in the sports of soccer, baseball, softball, lacrosse, field hockey, basketball, gymnastics, track and field, football, tennis, wrestling and volleyball. He has also provided medical coverage at the Drew Brees Passing Academy, the Wounded Warriors Softball Camp and the Special Olympics. He has also volunteered at the Minnesota State High School Cross Country Championship and Grandma's Marathon in Duluth, Minn.

Krouse graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science in 2011 from Saint Olaf College in Northfield, Minn. During his time at St. Olaf, Krouse was a member of the track and field and cross country teams. He is certified by the National Athletic Trainer Association-Board of Certification. He is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.