Catawba College Athletic Training

Athletic Training Staff
Athletic Training Staff:
Back Row: Austin Sroda, John Lavender, Mike Eden, Craig Ricciardi
Front Row: Brandon Auton, Leslie Dent, Catalina Silva

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Mission Statement
The Catawba College Athletic Training Department aspires to be a leader in providing quality healthcare services to all student-athletes. A team of multi-skilled professionals, utilizing current research, educational knowledge, and state-of-the-art equipment strives to provide a comprehensive and progressive approach to assuring the well-being of each student-athlete.

The Catawba College Athletic Training staff strives to set a high standard of care and excellence for our intercollegiate athletic programs. We believe prevention, care and rehabilitation are the core issues in a vast interdisciplinary function of Athletic Training. The athletic training staff is dedicated and committed to providing the best care that we can within our resource capability. Our injury treatment, care and rehabilitation protocols are designed to help decrease athletic injuries and promote improved recovery time. Our multifaceted approach includes combining strength, flexibility, endurance and sport specific functional activities to assist a quick and safe return to play.

General Overview
The Catawba College Athletic Training Staff promotes the most current and comprehensive care available to our intercollegiate student-athletes. The prevention of athletic injuries is one of the most important components to an individual's success as well as to our intercollegiate athletic teams’ success. Unfortunately athletic activities can result student-athletes becoming injured through the course of play. The Catawba College Athletic Training Staff will provide care for the student-athlete from injury onset to diagnosis to treatment & rehabilitation and eventually to his/her return to play. Returning our athletes to their pre-injury level of competition as quickly and safely possible is the ultimate goal of our athletic training staff.

Even after a team's competitive season is completed, the athletic training staff will attempt to follow-up on all injuries to the athlete's and focus on getting him or her back to their pre-injury status.

Take a look around this facility:

The John Coble Athletic Training Room is located on the 1st floor of the Abernethy PE Center. The athletic training room includes numerous treatment modalities including electric stimulation, ultrasound, hydrotherapy and cryotherapy. This facility will service the following athletic teams: volleyball, m/w cross-country, m/w basketball, m/w swimming, m/w tennis, m/w golf and baseball. The Lamar Dorton Athletic Training Room is located in the Hayes Field House and this facility will service the following athletic teams: football, m/w soccer, m/w lacrosse and softball. The Lamar Dorton Athletic Training Room is equipped with electric stimulation, ultrasound, hydrotherapy, cryotherapy, cold laser, soft-tissue oscillation electrical stimulation and the Biodex computerized rehabilitation machine.

Our allied healthcare team includes our orthopedic team physicians, our primary-care sports medicine physicians, physical therapist, team dentist and a local pharmacy. Additionally we have access to a neurosurgeon, maxilla-facial specialist, a cardiologist, optometrist, oral surgeon, internal medicine physicians and general surgeons as needed. Located just 5 minutes from our campus is Rowan Regional Medical Center and two local urgent care centers. X-ray is on-site in the Hayes Field House during home football games.

Whatever the needs are to assist our student-athletes to return back to play, the athletic training staff at Catawba College dedicated to providing our athletes with the best care possible.

Today's Events

Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 1), Stats


«March 2018»
March 2

Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 2-3

March 3

Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 6-5

Softball vs LEES-McRAE 1-4

Softball vs LEES-McRAE 4-1

Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 0-5

March 4

Softball @ Limestone 8-1

Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA TECH 15-7

Softball @ Limestone 1-2

March 5

Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 1 (Crescent Pointe GC)

Lacrosse (W) vs. FELICIAN 24-1

March 6

Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 2nd of 17

Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 2 (Crescent Pointe GC) 8th of 11

Baseball @ Tampa 5-9

March 7

Softball vs. KING 3-17

Softball vs. KING 2-0

Lacrosse (W) vs. CHESTNUT HILL 16-15

Baseball @ Tampa 8-12

March 9

Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-6

Softball @ Emmanuel 2-3

Softball @ Emmanuel 2-4

Baseball @ Carson-Newman 9-3

March 10

Tennis (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 2-7

Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-2

Tennis (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-8

Lacrosse (M) vs. NEWBERRY 13-9

Softball @ Southern Wesleyan 11-0

Lacrosse (W) vs. NEWBERRY 25-8

March 11

Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 1 (Monroe CC) 

March 12

Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 2 (Monroe CC) 5th of 12

March 13

Baseball vs. ST. THOMAS AQUINAS 6-8

March 14

Baseball vs. INDIANA,PA 16-6

March 15

Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Prelims)

Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 0-7

Tennis (M) vs. WINGATE 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. WINGATE 0-9

Lacrosse (W) vs. INDIANA,PA 7-25

Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 3-7

Lacrosse (M) @ Coker 14-8

Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Finals)

March 16

Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 1) 

Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Prelims) 10 a.m.

Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 1-10

Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Finals) 6 p.m.

March 17

Track/Field @ UNC Pembroke Braves Classic

Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 2)

Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 19-10

Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 13-12

March 18

Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 10-6

Tennis (W) @ Tusculum 0-9

Tennis (M) @ Tusculum 3-6

Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 7-8

March 19

Golf (W) @ Wingate Challenge - Day 1 (Rolling Hills CC)

Golf (M) @ Bank of TR Inv - Day 1 (Columbia CC)

March 20

Golf (W) @ Wingate Challenge - Day 2 (Rolling Hills CC) 6th of 11

Golf (M) @ Bank of TR Inv - Day 2 (Columbia CC) 4th of 10

March 21

Lacrosse (W) @ Wingate 12-11

Lacrosse (M) @ Wingate 5-12

March 22

Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 1-2

Tennis (W) vs. NEWBERRY 2-7

Tennis (M) vs. NEWBERRY 1-8

Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 8-1

March 23

Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 1) 

March 24

Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 2)

Lacrosse (W) @ Lincoln Memorial noon

Tennis (M) vs. ANDERSON, ppd. 1 p.m.

Tennis (W) vs. ANDERSON, ppd. 1 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3 p.m.

March 25

Baseball @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.

Baseball @ Mars Hill 3:30 p.m.

March 26

Softball vs MARS HILL 1 p.m.

Baseball @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.

Softball vs MARS HILL 3 p.m.

March 27

Tennis (W) @ Queens 2 p.m.

Baseball @ Barton 2 p.m.

Tennis (M) @ Queens 2 p.m.

Softball vs QUEENS 2 p.m.

Softball vs QUEENS 4 p.m.

March 28

Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 1 (River Landing GC)

Lacrosse (W) @ Coker 4 p.m.

March 29

Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 2 (River Landing GC)

Tennis (M) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.

Tennis (W) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.

March 30

Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 1)

Softball @ Tusculum 1 p.m.

Baseball @ Anderson 2 p.m.

Softball @ Tusculum 3 p.m.

Baseball @ Anderson 5 p.m.

March 31

Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 2)

Lacrosse (W) vs. MARS HILL noon

Baseball @ Anderson 1 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 3 p.m.

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