Aug. 18 ENMU Briefs

LSC honors ENMU athletic training staff

The athletic training staff at Eastern New Mexico University was recognized by peers with aLone Star Conference Athletic Training Staff of the Year award for the 2008-09 academic year.

The staff claimed the athletic training award for the South Division, which consists of ENMU and seven other institutions in Texas. The Greyhounds athletic training staff is under the direction of Ed Kabrick, with help from assistants Jeremy Glaser and Lora Ferguson.

The LSC Athletic Training Staff of the Year awards are presented annually to the top institution in both the North and South Divisions, as voted by the head athletic trainer of each member institution.

Criteria for the award include the athletic training staff’s hospitality toward visiting athletic trainers and teams; preparedness with supplies, equipment and services for visiting athletic trainers and teams; preparedness for emergency situations; and care for injured athletes from visiting teams.