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Athl Training/Sports Med

Blessed Trinity Catholic High School

Athletic Training and Sports Medicine Program

 Blessed Trinity Catholic High School’s Athletic Training and Sports Medicine Program is an integral component of the Athletic Department. The Athletic Training and Sports Medicine program is a service-oriented department comprised of dedicated athletic training high school students focused on the goal to support the needs of our student-athletes and their coaches. The remaining members and vital components of the Sports Medicine Team are the team physicians, certified athletic trainer, coaches, parents and the student-athletes.

Each athletic training high school student participant has unique abilities and talents already that aid in their success with the sports medicine program. The high school students are challenged with new experiences and exposed to vast amounts of information that are forming new skills during the time spent within the program. High school students entering the program are required to attend a summer sports medicine curriculum every year. The program has grown with the school, averaging close to 40 students being involved a year. At least four have graduated from the program over the years and have been awarded several scholarships. graduates are currently working toward degrees in athletic training at accredited programs. Several others are pursuing degrees in health care profession such as pre-med, PA, physical therapy and nursing.

 

Mission Statement

Each athletic training high school student is an individual with unique gifts and talents and collectively they are a team. As a team, the athletic training high school students work together in harmony. They strive to execute their jobs in a timely, positive and professional manner.

 

Goals

             ►  To serve, support and meet the needs of our student-athletes and their coaches

             ►  To be helpful, prepared and knowledgeable for any emergencies that arise

             ►  To be alert and vigilant during all games

             ►  To maintain a positive and helpful attitude at all times

             ►  To be flexible and able to process changes as they occur

             ►  To act as a host to other teams – at home or away


The Athletic Training Program continues to grow in student involvement and service to the BT community. Students involved in the program are required to attend summer athletic training and sports medicine camps as well as work closely under the supervision of Coach Leeds and Coach Hunter while caring for the Titan athletic teams.

Blessed Trinity Catholic High School’s Athletic Training Program is proud to boast that it has 7 certified athletic trainer alumni:
Christen Aquino ’05
Ashley Dykes ‘05
Amanda Clements ‘09
Olivia Hale ‘09
Meaghan Hussey ‘10
Jennifer Vande Loo ‘10
Holly Richards '11
Currently many more BT alumni are in or entering programs for Athletic Training.