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Mallard Creek Athletic Training

Athletic Trainer Coverage Provided By:

Watch, how Carolinas Healthcare System is ensuring that Charlotte-Mecklenburg students stay safe on the field, on the court and in their everyday lives.



Provide "Athletic Training Services"* to student athletes under the direction of the team physician or by written referral from a physician, and in accordance with state athletic training practice act.

  • Maintain appropriate general treatment orders to be reviewed annually and approved by the team physician.
  • Provide athletic training services for all home athletic contests and away varsity football games. If a conflict arises between an away varsity football game and a home contest,
    the varsity football event will supersede.
  • Act as liaison between family physicians and specialists, the school district, athletes and their parents.
  • Maintain accurate records of injuries, treatments and provide insurance claim forms for sports injuries treated by a physician.
  • Develop and maintain a budget for the athletic training program.
  • Schedule and be present for pre-participation sports physicals.
  • Provide the coaches and athletic director with a list of athletes medically eligible to compete under district and state rules and regulations.
  • Assist the athletic director as requested.

*Athletic Training Services: The management and provision of care of injuries to a physically active person as defined in the state practice act with the direction of a licensed physician. The term includes the rendering of emergency care, development of injury prevention programs and
providing appropriate preventative and devices for the physically active person. The term also includes the assessment, management, treatment, rehabilitation and recondition of the physically active person whose conditions are within the professional preparation and education of a
certified athletic trainer. The term also includes the use of modalities such as mechanical stimulation, heat, cold, light, air, water, electricity, sound, massage and the use of therapeutic exercises, reconditioning exercise and fitness programs.

Mavericks Sports Medicine Team

Kala Young, MS, ATC-LAT

Head Athletic Trainer

Phone: 704-614-4467

Amy Foster M.Ed, LAT, ATC

Assitant Athletic Trainer

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Dear Parents,

If I have treated your son/daughter for an injury I would love to hear your feedback. This information goes to ensure that Mallard Creek will continue to have athletic training services that provide top level care to our athletes. Please fill out the short survey using the link below.

Orthopedic Physician

Cliff Kramer, PAC
Physicians Assistant
9848 N. Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28262
704-323-2112 (Cindy Adm Asst.)

General Practictioner

Julian D. Willoughby, MD                                    Atrium Health Sports Med and Injury Care 5735 Prosperity Crossing Dr. Ste 2100  Charlotte, NC 28269                    704.863.4878

School Information

Mallard Creek High School
3825 Johnston Oehler Road
Charlotte, NC 28269
(980) 343-1341