News-in-brief: Houseboats 2012 yields one death

On May 26, 22-year-old UC Santa Cruz graduate Trevor Krieg died at the Memorial Day weekend Houseboats 2012 event on Lake Shasta.

At around 8:40 p.m. on May 25, Krieg attempted to jump from one houseboat roof to another. In the process, Krieg slipped, hit his head and fell into the water.

Krieg was taken to the Mercy Medical Hospital in Redding and died at around 4:10 a.m., according to the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office. The cause of death was determined as drowning.

Krieg graduated from Saugus High School near Santa Clarita in 2008 and graduated from UCSC in 2011. He was a volleyball coach at Mount Madonna School, Scotts Valley High School and Cabrillo College. He also was head coach of Main Beach Volleyball Club.

 Claire Tan


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