Athletic Training

Mission

The Sports Medicine Department at the University of Sioux Falls provides a caring environment for the health and safety of the student athletes. The goal of the staff of certified athletic trainers and team physicians is to administer prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries and illness to ensure the well-being and optimal performance for the University of Sioux Falls and its student-athletes. 

Visiting Athletic Trainer Letter


If you have any questions please contact:

Zach Mathers
Head Athletic Trainer/Strength & Conditioning Coach
605-575-2035
Sports Coverage: Football
zach.mathers@usiouxfalls.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Athletic Training Staff

Josh Klaassen, ATC
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Sports Coverage: Women's Soccer, Baseball, Cross Country, and Track & Field
Josh.Klaassen@usiouxfalls.edu

 

 

 

 


Carrie McCloskey, MA, ATC
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Sports Coverage: Volleyball, Women's Basketball, Men's Basketball, Softball, and Women's Tennis
Carrie.McCloskey@usiouxfalls.edu

 

 

 

 

 


Samantha Lang, ATC
Athletic Training Graduate Assistant
Sports Coverage: Football, Golf
Samantha.Lang@usiouxfalls.edu

 

 

 

 


Team Physicians

Dr. Brad Reeves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jason Thompson, PA-C

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Matt Boyer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sanford Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Phone: 605-328-2663

Facilities

The Sports Medicine Program at USF has two Athletic Training rooms for helping USF student-athletes. One is located in the Stewart Center, and the other is located at the USF Sanford Sports Complex. 

USF Sports Complex Training Room
        Training Room at USF Sports Complex                                Training Room at Stewart Center

Both Athletic Training rooms are equipped to ensure that USF student-athletes get back to competition quickly and safely. 

Student Athlete Information:

Prior to competing, new student-athletes must: 
-Fill out Health History and Physical Examination form
-Send copy of insurance card (Front and Back) to Athletic Trainer for your sport
-Contact your Athletic Trainer for information on filling out ATS online forms
-Complete ImPact Test with Athletic Trainer for your sport

Prior to competing, returning student-athletes must:
-Send copy of insurance card (Front and Back) to Athletic Trainer for your sport
-Contact your Athletic Trainer for information on filling out ATS online forms

Forms
Health History and Physical Examination 
ADHD/ADD Form
Athletic Training Policies and Procedures

Emergency Action Plans
Baseball
Football
Soccer
Track
Stewart Center
Sherman Park
Sioux Falls Christian

Useful Links: 
USF Concussion Management
Concussions
Sickle Cell
Drug Testing
Nutrition