Discovery Canyon's Strength & Conditioning Program has been a source of pride since the school's opening. Recently the program was recognized for it's excellence by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) by recieving the "Strength of America Award"! The program is led by Coach Melendrez, a certified strength and conditioning specialist through the NSCA , who is in his 10th year as DCC's full-time strength and conditionign coach. Prior to coming to Discovery Canyon, Coach Melendrez's experiences in the field included interning at the United States Olympic Training Center, serving as an assistant at the United States Air Force Academy and a graduate assistant at the University of New Mexico. Coach Melendrez plays an active role in promoting HS strength and conditioning, serving on the NSCA's executive council for the High School Coaches Special Interest Group.
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