November 15, 2016

Craig Eilbacher Receives Back to Sports Grant


Craig Eilbacher

Craig Eilbacher

Associate Professor of Sports Medicine/Interim Athletic Director

Associate Professor of Sport Studies Craig Eilbacher was awarded a Back to Sports grant from the National Football League and the American Heart Association to educate parents about health issues such as cardiac arrest, concussions, youth sport injuries and dehydration.

The grant provided Craig with the materials for a program of 30 participants. The program was conducted Nov. 10 at Central Davidson High School with 59 parents and about 25 students.

Craig was assisted by ESS majors Taylor Campellone and Sarah Sedaghat and Early College student Nikita Revenkar assisted Craig, playing key roles in the organization and implementation of the program.