Don White began his playing career at Fairfield High School in 1987, achieving All- America honors as a goal keeper in 1988 and 1989, and all Nor Cal Junior College honors in 1995. He’s coached at multiple levels and with multiple programs: FHS (’97, ’98), UGA Club (1999), Connecticut College Club (2000), Tualatin Hills Water Polo Club (2004, 2005), Rodriguez High School (2012). He’s also officiated (1998, 1999, 2005, 2017). He’s worked with athletes at all levels, and has produced 4 JO or high school All Americans, 16 All State selections, two Olympians, and over 30 athletes who’ve participated in Junior College, Div II or Div I college programs. He's served as the PNW Zone Girl's ODP Coach, and as PNW Zone Assistant Chair (2005).
His goal in working with SASO Water Polo is to get kids to truly enjoy aquatics, and to train and promote excellence in water polo through positive interactions and delivering fun and collaborative instruction to athletes.