Lifesaver Recognition


NC Lifesavers




Stephen Digh ATC of Tuscola HS and Jennifer Frey ATC of Pisgah HS worked together to revive the head soccer referee who had collapsed of an apparent heart attack.  MORE HERE  


*Kim Chase ATC, Sally Mays ATC, Jake Mir ATC, Carly Natsis ATS of UNC-Chapel Hill,  UNC Volleyball medical staff successfully revived spectator who was in cardiac arrest using CPR and AED

*Eric Hall ATC of Cary High School accurately identified and referred high school football player experiencing a Stroke.

*Roslyn Hart ATC , Sara Woods ATC and Jordan Johnson  ATS of  Carolinas Healthcare System-Blue Ridge,  successfully resuscitated a man who went into cardiac arrest while playing tennis near the cross country event they were covering.

*Brendon Jonsson ATC of Southeastern Healthcare and Jordan Jones ATS successfully identified, stabilized and referred a football player with a lacerated spleen. MORE HERE

*John Lavender ATC & Ian Mushinski ATC of Winston Salem State University,  recognized, stabilized and assisted with the transport of a collegiate football player with multiple levels of neck fractures.  READ TWO ARTICLES:  1ST2ND 

*Elizabeth Nottingham ATC of South Rowan High School successfully resuscitated a high school soccer player who collapsed due to cardiac arrest.

*Brenda Paider of Catawba College utilized CPR and AED on a high school basketball player who collapsed due to cardiac arrest at a summer camp. MORE HERE

*Heather Teague ATC of Providence Day School in Charlotte, NC revived a high school soccer player who collapsed due to cardiac arrest

*Tracy Yoshikawa ATC of Eastern Carolina University successfully identified and treated a women’s soccer player with heat stroke and core temperature of 108. 



John Manor ATC  at UNC-Chapel Hill sports camp identified and referred a rare fracture of the 1st rib in a lacrosse player

Jennifer Lynch Caldwell ATC of Belmont Abby College successfully identified and referred a soccer player with an unknown bee sting allergy who ended up going into anaphylaxis.

Jana Webb ATC of Eastern Randolph and Jeff Guffrey ATC of Southern Guilford HS worked together to treat an unconscious football player during a game.


Bob Casmus ATC stabilized and referred a football player at Catawba College who sustained a fractured neck.

Eric Hall  ATC of Cary High School treated exertional heat illness in a football player with over 104 temperature, and advocated for EMS education of evidenced based heat protocol

Mary Sult ATC and Garrie Storie ATC Football ATs in Randolph County (NC) worked to successfully identify, stabilized, spineboard and transports a football player that had broken his neck.


Nina Walker ATC treated severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) to peanuts on a bus in rural SC.


Eric Hall ATC, Brent Dorenkamp, ATC and Marc Mooney, ATC successfully responded to a collapsed football player who went into cardiac arrest at Wakefield High School. MORE HERE

Doug Bennett ATC and Tim Mauntel ATC, Club athletic trainers at UNC- Chapel Hill, successfully revived an club team handball  member with and AED and CPR after going into cardiac arrest.



Jon Schner ATC of Greensboro Day School in NC. Successfully resuscitated an 8th grader that went into cardiac arrest during lunch time play in school.

Crystal Shirk ATC of Charles D Owen HS was able to assess, refer and identify a football player with exertional sickle cell trait.


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