Athletic trainers are responsible for the prevention, evaluation, treatment, rehabilitation, referral, and management of all sports-related injuries for Merced College student/athletes enrolled in an intercollegiate sport.

Course Offerings & Descriptions

Check the class schedule for current class offerings. Course descriptions below are from the 2015-2016 catalog.

KINE-03, Intro to Athletic Training
Advisory: ENGL-85.
This is an introductory course in recognition, assessment, management,
care and prevention of injuries occurring in physical activities. 

Athletic Training Facility

The athletic training facility is located in Field House A on the east side of the swimming pool and includes: check-in area, rehab room, taping area and whirlpool area.

Athletic Training Faculty

The athletic training staff currently cares for 10 intercollegiate sports, including football, consisting of approximately 250 student/athletes. 

Name Position Contact Information
Scott Lemberger -ATC Athletic Trainer (209) 384-6264, lemberger.s@mccd.edu
Yasuko Tanabe, ATC Athletic Trainer yasuko.tanabe@mccd.edu
Randy Barber, MS, ATC, PTA Athletic Trainer barber.r@mccd.edu