Mission Statement

The Clemson Sports Medicine program is responsible for all instances that affect the health and welfare of the student-athlete while participating in varsity athletics. A student-athlete has been defined as any person participating in a university sponsored varsity intercollegiate athletic activity. The sports medicine program shall be responsible for managing the complete health needs of the intercollegiate student-athlete.

The professional staff at Clemson University has the responsibility to provide quality care and treatment to all student-athletes. The staff also has the primary responsibility over all items affecting the health and safety of a Clemson student- athlete. This includes, and is not limited to, participation, conditioning, protective equipment, maintenance of safe playing fields and facilities and any other matter that will affect a student-athlete’s health and safety.

Vision Statement

The Athletic Training Room (Sports Medicine Department), in accordance with NCAA, ACC, and Clemson University policy, will help to advance the athletic department to a top 20 institution by providing up to date medical care to student-athletes and advocate holistic lifestyle changes to promote athletic leadership and competitive desires. As a staff, we will strive to be the example for Sports Medicine departments in the ACC by promoting professionalism and educational backgrounds in all levels of staffing while maintaining a cost effective budget, as well as promoting Title IX and minority hiring.

MEET THE STAFF

Name Pos
Danny Poole Director of Sports Medicine Bio
Donna Bullock Assistant Athletic Trainer; W. Basketball, M&W Tennis Bio
Scott Crothers Assistant Athletic Trainer; Football Bio
Brad Crowe Assistant Athletic Trainer; M. Basketball Bio
Abby DeDecker Assistant Athletic Trainer; Rowing Bio
Travis Johnston Assistant Athletic Trainer; Baseball Bio
Mita Patel Assistant Athletic Trainer; Volleyball, Spirit Squads Bio
Raz Razayeski Assistant Athletic Trainer; M. Soccer, M&W Golf Bio
Cheyenne Reynolds Assistant Athletic Trainer; Football Bio
Katie Rovtar Assistant Athletic Trainer; Softball Bio
Amanda Taylor Assistant Athletic Trainer; Cross Country, Track & Field Bio
Kelly Turney Assistant Athletic Trainer; W. Soccer Bio

PHYSICIANS

Name Pos
Dr. Larry Bowman Team Orthopedic Bio
Dr. Steve Martin Team Orthopedic Bio
Dr. Sean McCallum Team Orthopedic Bio
Dr. Tenley Murphy Team Physician Bio
Dr. Len Reeves Team Physician Bio
Dr. Mike Nelson Team Chiropractor Bio

INSURANCE COORDINATOR

Name Pos
Sharon Weaver Insurance Coordinator Bio

GRADUATE ASSISTANTS

Name Pos
Cameron Baker Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer; Football
Rachel Hamilton Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer; Spirit Squads
Angelina Harayda Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer; Cross Country, Track & Field
Takayuki Kijima Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer; Rowing
Molly Rowland Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer; M. Tennis
Logan Salas Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer; Football
Teagan Shomin Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer; W. Tennis