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Rachel Essington
Graduate Assistant
Athletic Training
Rachel Essington

 

Rachel Essington is entering her first year as a graduate assistant at ETSU and will be working with the volleyball program.

Prior to coming to ETSU, Essington served as an intern athletic trainer for the University of Illinois-Springfield. While at UIS, she worked with the volleyball, cheerleading, golf, and tennis teams. Essington graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and Recreation, concentrating in Athletic Training, in May of 2012. While at Illinois State, Essington worked with the football, baseball, and softball. Rachel also worked outreach with Illinois Wesleyan University and Normal Community West High School. She is a member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association and Great Lakes Athletic Trainers Association.

Essington is originally from Elgin, Ill., and is pursuing a Master’s degree in Sport Management here at ETSU.