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Trainers Give Their All for Athletes

Marah Alindogan

October 17, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

Injuries are not enjoyable for any athlete. Yet, as an athlete who suffered an ACL tear during my collegiate career, the athletic training room became my second home due to the many hours of knee rehabilitation. In the process I had the pleasure of getting to know the men who make it their mission to...

Whitman welcomes new head trainer John Eckel

Whitman welcomes new head trainer John Eckel

Tyler Hurlburt

September 30, 2010


Filed under SPORTS

At the beginning of this year Whitman College welcomed John Eckel, new head trainer, to the Athletic Training Center. Eckel, who previously worked as the head trainer at New York University for 22 years, comes most recently from working at two high schools in Hawaii. Eckel replaces Brooke Kennedy who held the position for the past ye...

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