Chris Emrick enters his third season as the Head Athletic Trainer for the Everblades. Chris holds nearly 13 years of athletic training experience to the team. He joined the ‘Blades after spending a year with DJO Global Inc.
Chris spent four years as an athletic trainer for the Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine at the University of South Carolina from 2008-2012. In addition, he served in a similar capacity at St. Vincent Sports Medicine in Indianapolis, IN from 2006-2008.
The Lebanon, IN native earned a Master of Science in Sports Medicine at Saint Cloud State University, while earning a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Athletic Training from Purdue University. Chris has been very active in many sporting events, serving as an athletic trainer for the University of South Carolina, Purdue University Athletics, USA Hockey, Big Ten Wrestling, and USA Track & Field Championships.