Head Coach Shin Jung begins his tenth season at the helm of the Lady Owls. Jung brings a wealth of experience to his position as he was with Citrus as an assistant for over 20 years, prior to taking over the program. During his tenure the Owls have won four conference championships, participated in seven playoffs, and moved several players on to four-year schools.
Between the 2012 and 2013 seasons, Jung helped put together two of the better seasons in program history. In 2012, the Owls went 14-9 and qualified for the post-season for the first time in six seasons. Citrus did it again in 2013, going 15-9 overall, including a 9-3 mark in WSC South play en route to their second straight playoff berth.
Prior to coaching, Jung played three years of varsity volleyball and four years of varsity soccer for Charter Oak High School in nearby Covina, CA. While at Charter Oak Jung earned All- Miramonte League honors. After high school, Jung became a member of the very first Citrus College Men's Soccer team.
Besides coaching at Citrus, Jung also has played a pivotal in a number of Southern California Volleyball Clubs, having spent time with Pro Play Volleyball Club, Top Gun Volleyball Club, and the San Gabriel Volleyball Club. All in all Jung has over 20 years of experience on the club circuit, and in that time Jung has taken several teams to the junior nationals. Currently, Jung coaches the 18-under squad for Pro Play.
In addition to his duties with the volleyball program, Jung also works full-time as the equipment manager for the Citrus College Athletics Department. Jung is an avid golfer and has run nine marathons. He resides in Pomona, CA.