Visiting Athletic Trainers and Teams

Dear Athletic Trainer,

On behalf of the Franklin & Marshall College Sports Medicine Staff, we would like to welcome you and your team to Lancaster for your upcoming competition. We hope your visit will be enjoyable and injury free.  The main athletic training room is located in Mayser Gymnasium, adjacent to College Avenue.  All pre-competition preparation must be done in the Mayser athletic training room. The athletic training room will be open approximately two hours before events and will remain open 30 minutes following the event's completion.

Venues:

-Mayser Center (Men's and Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Squash, Volleyball, Wrestling): Located on College Ave and site of all pre-competition preparation.

-Shadek Stadium (Football, Men's and Women's Lacrosse): Located directly behind the Alumni Sports and Fitness Center.

-Tylus Turf Field (Field Hockey, Men's and Women's Soccer): Located directly across Harrisburg Pike from the main campus and next to the Alumni Sports and Fitness Center. Brooks Tennis Center is located beside Tylus Turf Field.

-Alumni Sports and Fitness Center (Swimming, Men's and Women's Indoor Track & Field): Located on Harrisburg Pike. A first-aid room will be stationed poolside/trackside for any meets.

-Baker Campus (Baseball/Softball): Located approximately one mile from campus.

The only modalities offered will be moist hot packs, ice bags, and ice cups; unless accompanied by a certified athletic trainer, as per our conference-wide policy. Cold and warm whirlpools must be requested before your arrival. We will also provide water, ice bags, and cups near your bench for competition.  Emergency equipment of crutches, splints, and an AED unit will also be present.

 

Helpful Numbers:

Lancaster EMS                                   911
   
Campus Security                               (717) 358-3939 
   
Mayser Athletic Training Room           (717) 358-4111 
   
Student Wellness Center                        (717) 544-9051
   
Lancaster General Hospital                  (717) 544-5511
   
Lancaster Regional Medical Center     (717) 291-8211
   
Our staff will be present to assist you and your team with any needs.  However, we do request that you notify us if a certified athletic trainer will not be accompanying your team.  If you need a physician at any time during your visit, please see one of the athletic trainers in expediting that process.  Please contact us before your arrival for any special needs.  We wish you the best of luck and a healthy visit.
 

Sincerely,

Matthew Keller, MS, LAT, ATC - Director of Sports Medicine
matthew.keller@fandm.edu              
Rachel Lawver, MS, LAT, ATC - Associate Athletic Trainer
rachel.lawver@fandm.edu
Kelsey Voigt, LAT, ATC - Assistant Athletic Trainer
kelsey.voigt@fandm.edu
Becki Zechman, MS, LAT, ATC - Assistant Athletic Trainer
becki.zechman@fandm.edu