Interview with Associate Head Athletic Trainer: Phil VandeBerg

As I have discussed in a previous post, your athletic trainer is a very important resource to use through out your career. In high school, there is a good chance the only time you would see a trainer was for an injury. This changes completely at the college level as spending time in the training room will… Continue reading Interview with Associate Head Athletic Trainer: Phil VandeBerg

Interview with Nick Gannon: Drexel University Deputy Director of Athletics

I had the chance to sit down with one of the most important staff members at Drexel University, the Deputy Director of Athletics, Nick Gannon. At a Division-I School like Drexel, the Athletic Director oversees all of the sports teams. Nick was a lacrosse goalie at the University of Virginia, because we both lefty lacrosse goalies,… Continue reading Interview with Nick Gannon: Drexel University Deputy Director of Athletics

Coolest things about being a Division I Athlete: The Stadiums You Play In

In one of my first posts for this blog, I highlighted some of the reasons why being a Division-I athlete is awesome. I wanted to expand on my original list by talking about some of the coolest stadiums I have gotten the chance to play at. The platform that college athletes play on is pretty cool. There are… Continue reading Coolest things about being a Division I Athlete: The Stadiums You Play In

Interview with Jamie Lindsay: Drexel University Assistant AD for Compliance

You have probably seen internet headlines about a high profile D-I athlete under investigation for violating NCAA rules. If you are an incoming student athlete, you will learn pretty quickly that - 1. the NCAA has a ton of rules in place and; 2. they don't care who you are; if rules are broken, you will… Continue reading Interview with Jamie Lindsay: Drexel University Assistant AD for Compliance

Sitting Down With Coach Boyle – Drexel Assistant Men’s Lax Coach

I recently interviewed Steve Boyle, the assistant coach/offensive coordinator of my lacrosse team at Drexel. Because I am a goalie, my actual on the field interactions with Coach Boyle are limited as he only works with the offense. With that, he has been both a mentor and role-model for me over my last three years at Drexel and… Continue reading Sitting Down With Coach Boyle – Drexel Assistant Men’s Lax Coach