Coach Bio

Keith Uzpen
College - Minnesota State-Mankato
The 2012 season will be Keith Uzpen’s fourth season as Associate Athletic Trainer for the Lynx. It will also be Uzpen’s third as Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for the team.

Uzpen also works as Clinic Coordinator for Fairview Sports & Orthopedic –Oak Ridge. He works with two Orthopedic Surgeons.

He was a Lead Athletic Trainer for Institute for Athletic Medicine (IAM), Uzpen had been the Head Athletic Trainer at Andover High School through IAM for five years.

Uzpen received his Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Minnesota State University, Mankato, in 2005. Uzpen was a graduate assistant for Indiana University before transferring to finish his Masters degree at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. In 2008 he received a Masters of Education degree in Applied Kinesiology from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

He is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association, Great Lakes Athletic Training Association and Minnesota Athletic Trainers Association, as well as a part of the Public Relations Committee and Honors and Awards Committee for Minnesota Athletic Trainers Association.

Uzpen grew up in Hamden, Connecticut and Cottage Grove, Minnesota. He now lives in Richfield with his wife and two dogs.


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Video

Sun vs. Mystics

Ivory Latta scores 23 points and dishes out six assists to lift the Mystics past the Sun.

Odyssey Sims Career-High

Odyssey Sims goes for a career-high 39 points in the Shocks game versus the Stars.

Skylar Diggins Career-High

Skylar Diggins scores a career-high 34 points in the Shocks game versus the Stars.

Sky vs. Fever

Sylvia Fowles scores 21 points and pulls down 10 rebounds to lead the Sky to a 60-57 victory over the Fever.

Shock vs. Stars

Kayla McBride scores 23 points and the Stars overcome career-highs by Sims and Diggins to beat Tulsa 95-93.