University of Connecticut Sports Medicine
Visiting Team Information
Visiting Team Information [.pdf]
Dear Visiting Athletic Trainers (Soccer, Field Hockey, Baseball, Softball,
Lacrosse, Tennis and Track & Field):
The University of Connecticut Sports Medicine Staff welcomes you to Storrs,
Connecticut. The Guyer Field House Athletic Training Room will be open during
your scheduled practice time and two hours prior to the start of competition.
During your visit to the University of Connecticut, the following accommodations
have been made for you in the way of supplies and services.
In the training room
-hot and cold whirlpools
-electric stim units
On the field
-materials for biohazard disposal
-emergency equipment (splints, crutches, spine board and a PhysioControl
The following sports will have a team physician in attendance at your
competition: Menís and Womenís Soccer, Field Hockey, Menís and Womenís
Basketball, Menís and Womenís Ice Hockey, Football and all Big East or NCAA
tournaments. All other sports will have a team physician on-call during
If your team is traveling without a certified athletic trainer, please
contact the UConn certified athletic trainer assigned to your sport or head
athletic trainer Bob Howard (860-486-3634) in advance to arrange appropriate
coverage for you team.
If you require anything beyond what we offer, please feel free to contact the
certified athletic trainer assigned to your sport and we will try to accommodate
you and your institution. During your stay in Connecticut, if you need anything
or have any questions, please feel free to contact our staff. Enjoy your stay in
Storrs and good luck this season.