|Title:||Assistant Athletic Trainer|
|Year:||Second year at Santa Clara; Fifth Year Athletic Trainer|
John Ursone finished his second year at Santa Clara in 2013. Ursone has extensive experience in the athletic training field, which spans four NCAA Division I programs and a full season working with the Boston Red Sox's Class-A affiliate, the Greenville Drive.
Ursone came to SCU from Middle Tennessee State University where he earned a master's degree in Exercise Science in the spring of 2011 and was a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer at MTSU, beginning in August of 2009.
Prior to his graduate work in Murfreesboro, Ursone completed clinical rotations at Northeastern University, Harvard University, Eastern Nazarene College and the Buckingham Browne and Nichols School. He received his bachelor's degree in Athletic Training from Northeastern in the spring of 2009.
undergraduate career at Northeastern, Ursone also interned with the
Greenville Drive in 2008. Additionally, he assisted athletic
trainers as an Athletic Training Co-op Student on two different
occasions, first at Clemson University in 2007 and again at the
University of Massachusetts in 2008.
He was certified as an athletic trainer in 2009 and is licensed in the state of Tennessee. He also gained American Red Cross CPR/AED Professional Rescuer certification and is a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association, Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association and the Connecticut Athletic Trainer's Association.