The North East Volleyball Boosters is holding a North East blanket fundraiser. The link below includes 2 options of Alpine Fleece Sweatshirt throw blankets. You can select the black or gray option, each with a different design. The blankets are $20 each. The sale closes on Friday, October 15th with a pickup date for the blankets on Friday, November 12th outside the High School gym lobby doors from 3:00pm-5:00pm. Thank you for your support of the Picker Highschool Volleyball team!
UPMC Sports Medicine in the proud provider of athletic healthcare to the student athletes of North East School District. Ms. Erin Terry, MS, LAT, ATC is the certified athletic trainer assigned to NESD. Ms. Terry has been with the NESD since returning to Erie in 2002.
Ms. Terry received her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Athletic Training from Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania. From there, she attended the University of Pittsburgh. She served as a graduate assistant athletic trainer while earning her Master’s Degree in Sports Medicine. Ms. Terry is certified on both a national and state level by the National Athletic Trainers Association and the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine and is the Team Leader for the athletic trainers in the Hamot region.
Ms. Terry can be found on campus at athletic practices and home events. As an athletic trainer, she provides onsite medical care and rehabilitation programs to North East athletic teams, provides injury management and assists with conditioning. If you should have any questions, please feel free to email her at email@example.com.
- What is an Athletic Trainer? We provide the prevention, examination, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of emergent, acute or chronic injuries and medical conditions
- Who are Athletic Trainers? Highly trained, multi-skilled healthcare professionals who render service or treatment, under the direction of or in collaboration with a physician, in accordance with their education, training and the state’s statutes, rules and regulations.
- Athletic trainers are sometimes confused with personal trainers. There is, however, a large difference in the education, skillset, job duties and patients of an athletic trainer and a personal trainer. The athletic training academic curriculum and clinical training follows the medical model. Athletic trainers must graduate from an accredited baccalaureate or master’s program.
- All of this information, and more regarding Athletic Trainers can be found on the NATA website.
UPMC Sports Medicine values our partnership with high school athletes and their families, providing more than 100 certified athletic trainers to schools in the region. Our athletic trainers are on the sidelines managing injuries and providing emergency care, as well as delivering therapeutic interventions and rehabilitation to help athletes safely return to their sports. Thank you for being a part of the UPMC Sports Medicine family. To learn more, visit UPMCSportsMedicine.com or call 1-855-93-SPORT (77678).
Please print the certification at the end of the training and turn it in to Mr. Fordyce.