LCHS Sports Medicine Shines at Regional Competition

Photo courtesy Kim Crosby
The La Cañada High School Sports Medicine team that finished third at the AACI Regional Sports Medicine Competition at Cal State Northridge includes (front row, from left) Emily Truong, Rajvi Kumar, Melody Wu and James Yim. Middle row: Samuel Seo, Robbie Louk, Eleni Kamar, Solenn Matuska, Erica Oh, Matthew Bromley, Lea Patao, Paris Papac, Lily Bagheri and Sonia Vaze. Back: Nathan Boulanger, Brandon Buck, Trevor Lee, Sophia Barber, Allison Mueller, Maddie Torres, Noah Hirshon, Alyssa Busta, Alyssa DeLuccia and Salma Hamza.

Twenty-four La Cañada High School Sports Medicine students put their spring break on hold to compete in the 17th annual AACI Regional Sports Medicine Competition at Cal State Northridge on March 24.
The students, led by teacher Kim Crosby, emerged with a third-place team trophy in the Large School Division, after competing against more than 600 students from high schools in California, Washington, Kansas and Texas.
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LCHS Sports Medicine Team Takes 2nd Place

La Cañada High School’s star sports medicine students shone again recently, finishing second in the large schools team division at the 17th annual St. Francis High School Regional Sports Medicine Competition.
Thirty-nine young Spartan trainers participated, alongside representatives of 40 schools from Kansas, Washington and California. They all were tested on a variety of sports-medicine related topics, focusing this year on the lower leg, ankle and foot.
Three LCHS students also were awarded individual medals in the Rookie Division, with Nyree Khachikyan taking second place, Abbey Frederich third and Aiden Phillips fourth. Continue reading “LCHS Sports Medicine Team Takes 2nd Place”