The Woods Jager Athletic Training Scholarship Dinner
On on April 28, 2017, in the Grand River Room in the Kirkhoff building was the annual Woods Jager Athletic Training Scholarship Dinner. This year Doug and Linda Woods Excellence in Athletic Training award recipients were Allison Pingston and Anna Zahora in the amount of $5,000.00 each. This scholarship is awarded to athletic training students in appreciation of their academic success and dedication to the GVSU athletic training department.
The River Valley Orthopedics Senior Athletic Training Service Award given to Laylah Ali by our orthopedic team docs, Dr. Jack Healey and Dr. Tim Henne. This award is for an athletic training student who demonstrates excellence in their clinical rotation and is involved in the promotion of athletic training at a local, state or national level.
The Todd Jager Memorial Award, which is given to a graduate athletic training student pursuing a career in college athletics. This student has to have a commitment to athletic training and a strong academic background. The award was presented to Lauren Scott.
The auction was a little smaller than the previous years. If you would like to send donations for the auction or contribute to the dinners success please contact Alison Reddick or Mark Stoessner. All auction items funds raised go to each endowment. Next year dinner is tentatively planned for the last day of finals Friday April 27, 2018. Congratulations to all recipients.