Genesee Athletics

Athletic Training

STAFF

 
 

Amber Nichols                                                   Jeff Engels       

Head Athletic Trainer                                Assistant Athletic Trainer                                         

Email: amnichols@genesee.edu                

Phone: (585) 343-0055 ext. 6197                                          

TRAINING ROOM HOURS

Training room hours are dependent on the number of sports in season, competition and practice schedules, and the availability of the athletic training staff.  Generally, the training room will be open 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday and two hours prior to a home event. The training room will also be open post-game as needed.  Hours on the weekend (Saturday-Sunday) will vary depending on practice and competition schedules. 

ATHLETIC TRAINING ROOM FACILITY

The athletic training room at Genesee Community College is located off the northwest corner of the gymnasium.  The following treatment modalities are available: Ice, electonic muscle stimulation, ultrasound, and laser therapy.

PHYSICALS

Physicals are required prior to athletic participation. No student will be allowed to participate in physical activity, in any manner, until he/she has completed a physical examination.  The head coach, in coordination with the Director of Athletics and Nurses office will arrange a time for physical examinations at the college prior tothe first scheduled practice.  Students who miss the scheduled time for team physicals will be responsible for securing a physical on their own, prior to practicing with the team.   Click here for physical form

INSURANCE

Student-athletes are encouraged to carry their own primary health insurance policies for times of injuries and illness.  All full-time GCC students do carry accident insurance that is meant to serve as a primary policy in cases of athletic injury.  Illnesses and pre-existing injuries are NOT covered as part of this policy.  For more information about insurance programs at Genesee Community College, please contact the Health Office at healthoffice@genesee.edu, call 585-345-6835, or fax 585-345-6816.