College - Southern Utah

Trakh enters his third season with the Thunder after spending the previous 23 years coaching the game of basketball in varying capacities. After playing at Southern Utah University, Trakh served as an assistant coach at Long Beach State, Riverside Community College and UC Irvine before being named head coach at Cabrillo College in Aptos, CA.

During Trakh’s coaching career which has spanned more than two decades, he has coached professionally in the Continental Basketball Association (CBA), American Basketball Association (ABA) and oversees. Most recently, Trakh spent the last five years in Asia as a head coach in the Jordan Basketball League. In 2005, he helped lead Jordan Fastlink (now Zain) to the FIBA Asia Club Championship. His team became the first Jordanian team to ever win the championship.