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 •  April 13

It's hard to say which of my daughter's three soccer-related concussions was the worst. The one when she fell, striking the back of her head on the hard turf (and, ugh, I was out of town)? The header that dazed her and left her with a headache? Or the collision with another player that dinged her near the temple? All were bad, but it was the third...

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 •  March 8

Washington Township High School athletic trainer Eric Schwartz has been selected as the recipient of two prestigious awards within his field. Schwartz is among a group of winners of the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) Athletic Trainer Service Award, and the sole winner of the Athletic Trainers Society of New Jersey's (ATSNJ)...

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 •  February 13

Members of the Washington Township High School's dance department, as well as the student athletic training club, had a rare opportunity to interact with the director of athletic training and wellness for New York City's world-renowned Radio City Rockettes on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Elaine Winslow-Redmond, the Rockettes' head trainer for the past 13...

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 •  December 7, 2017

James Fisher arrived for a recent meeting inside the Rutgers University women's soccer office, greeted Scarlet Knights coach Mike O'Neill with a hug, and pulled out a pamphlet with his son's picture on it. "This,'' he said, "is therapy for me.'' Fisher recalled dropping off his son, Sean, for a recreational-league football practice on Aug. 25,...

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 •  July 29, 2017

PHILADELPHIA -- Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery went down with what appeared to be a minor injury to his right shoulder early in Saturday afternoon's practice at the NovaCare Complex. Saturday was the first practice of camp that the Eagles were in full pads, and early on Jeffery was going up against cornerback Patrick Robinson in a one-on-one...

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 •  June 17, 2017

SOUTH ORANGE -- Words of encouragement -- instead of pointed barbs -- across the line in the Rutgers-Seton Hall rivalry? Welcome to the era of Pat Hobbs and Pat Lyons as athletics directors at intra-state rivals, both of whom are breaking fundraising records. Before Hobbs was hired in November 2015 as Rutgers athletics director, he was head of...

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 •  March 13, 2017

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP -- Washington Township High School recently was recognized by Niche.com as one of the Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey, as well as the tri-state region. WTHS was tabbed 52nd in the nation, seventh in the state and second in the Philadelphia region in the rankings, which are based on student and parent reviews of...

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 •  March 2, 2017

Delsea Regional High School Athletic Trainer Kevin Briles was just chosen for induction into the New Jersey Scholastic Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Briles is the only athletic trainer in the entire state this year to be chosen for this prestigious honor. Briles has been the athletic trainer for Delsea since 2004; he has been the assistant to...

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 •  February 6, 2017

(Submitted photo) WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP -- Washington Township High School head athletic trainer Tanya Dargusch has been named to the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) Hall of Fame, as the 2017 selection from District 2 (Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania) and one of seven inductees nationwide. She also was the...

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 •  February 2, 2017

As an athletic trainer, John Gallucci Jr. has had a hand in returning some of the finest athletes in New Jersey and New York -- think Devils, Red Bulls and Knicks -- to competition. The Chatham resident, however, has an interest in all of us using our bodies properly. As the president and CEO of JAG Physical Therapy, Gallucci and his staff treat...