HOF Class of 2005

Gregory Behrens

Bachelor of Science in Education from Ohio University and Master of Education from University of Dayton

Educator and Head Athletic trainer, Northmont High School, 1982 to present

OATA President from 2000-2002

GLATA Executive Committee member from 1994-1998

OATA High School Athletic Trainer of the Year, 1992

Captain of the Great Lakes Award, 2004

NATA Service Award, 2000

Member of the OATA Legislation, High School, Professional Education, Emergency Response and Crisis Management, and Finance Committees

Charter Member of Athletic Training Critical Incident Stress Management Team

Ohio Model High School Athletic Training program

Ohio University Al Hart Award, 1982

Gerald Rishel

Received Bachelor of Arts from Youngstown State and Masters Degrees from Youngstown State and Kent State University

Native of Youngstown

Athletic Trainer for HealthSouth (previously All American Sports Medicine) in Warren, Ohio from 1986 to present

Educator and Head Athletic Trainer at Warren Harding High School from 1972-1986

Volunteer Athletic Trainer for Youngstown State University (1975-76), the Cleveland Browns Football Club (1978-1984), and John F. Kennedy High School (1986-present)

OATA Scholarship Committee member from 1990-present (Chairperson from 1990-2000)

OATA District board from 1989-1990

Chair, Section of Sports Medicine, OAHPERD, 1982

OATA Professional Athletic Trainer of the year, 1993

Author of 2 articles in ATHLETIC TRAINING


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