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 Ian McElhenney
Ian McElhenney

Position:
Assistant Athletic Trainer


Most recently coming from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the Nation Football League, as the Season Long Intern Athletic Trainer for the 2011/2012 season.

Graduated from University of Utah in Salt Lake City UT, with a M.S. in Exercise and Sport Science in May 2011.

Studied under former Senior Athletic Trainer Paul Silvestri, and Former UK Baseball Athletic Trainer Eric Yochem.

Worked primarily with University of Utah Football.

Completed a Masters Study on "Effects of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness on Kinematics and Kinetics of the Hip, Knee, and Ankle During Stair Ascent and Descent"

Prior to graduate school, held a yearlong internship at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis Maryland.

Primarily worked with Navy Football in the Fall 2008. Was named Head Athletic Trainer for Women's Lacrosse for the spring of 2009 season reaching the conference championship game.

Graduate of West Chester University, PA with a B.S. in Athletic Training. Primarily worked with WCU Track&Field, Football, and Women's lacrosse who advanced to the DII national championship game.

Native of West Chester PA

Currently a member of the national athletic trainers association.