SHERMAN, Texas - Austin College has named Hayley Jamerson its new assistant athletic trainer, and Ryan Roenigk has been named the athletics department's new head athletic trainer, athletics director David Norman has announced.
Jamerson comes to Austin College after having served as a graduate assistant at Southern Arkansas University, where she's finishing her master's degree in kinesiology. While at Southern Arkansas, Jamerson worked primarily with the volleyball and basketball teams, while also working with the football, baseball, softball, track, cross country, and golf programs.
Jamerson received her undergraduate degree in athletic training from Eastern Illinois University in 2016, where she also worked with the athletic training staff. While at Eastern Illinois, she worked with the soccer, football, volleyball, and swim teams. Jamerson has also worked as a volunteer medical assistant and first responder at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championship in 2015, in addition to working with Special Olympics and various Illinois high school athletics events.
With Jamerson added to the athletic training staff, Roenigk moves into the role of head athletic trainer after working as the assistant athletic trainer last year. Roenigk enters his second year at Austin College after receiving his master's degree from Western Michigan University, and his undergraduate degree from the University of Toledo.