Athletic Training

Well-trained and highly qualified trainers are a vital part of the intercollegiate athletic experience at San Diego City College. The training staff at SDCC includes:

Lori Ray, MEd, ATC - Head Athletic Trainer

Lori RayLori has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Education, with an emphasis in Athletic Training, from San Diego State University. She is certified by the National Athletic Trainers' Association.  Lori obtained her Masters Degree in Education from Azuza Pacific University.

Born and raised in San Diego, she graduated from Madison High School and Mesa College. She started her career at City College, filling in for the athletic trainer, who went on maternity leave. Lori continued in a part time status working mostly with the Men's Basketball Program until March of 1999, when she joined the Athletic Medicine Staff, working with all the athletes in our program.

Lori also has worked at the Arco Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista in the sports medicine department. She had the opportunity to deal with athletes on all levels, from developmental to elite status. As a member of the sports medicine pool for the US Field Hockey Association, she often travels with both the men's and women's National Teams. These journeys have taken her to Europe, Canada, and across the United States.

 - Assistant Athletic Trainer

What is a Certifies Athletic Trainer?

Certified Athletic Trainers (ATCs) are specialists in the prevention, evaluation, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries and are recognized by the American Medical Association as Allied Health Care Providers. It is a challenging and rewarding field for people who love sports. Do you know that career opportunities exist at every level of competition? From high school to professional sports, there will always be a need for a dedicated, certified athletic trainer. Call the San Diego City College Training Room for more information at (619) 388-3750.

Career Opportunities in Sports Medicine

The San Diego City College Athletic Medicine Program has internship positions open for anyone interested in becoming a Student Athletic Training Intern. There is no previous experience necessary to apply. We are always looking for reliable, professional people that are available in the afternoons and evenings. For more information please call (619) 388-3750 or email Lori Ray.

student-athlete medical forms

If you are a new or returning San Diego City College student-athlete, you are required to fill out the forms linked below. Please return your completed forms to the Training Department. For more information please call (619) 388-3750 or email Lori Ray.

Parental Consent Form
Physical Examination Form

Training Room