ANNOUNCEMENTS

Winter Athletic Physical RE-CERTIFICATIONS

  • When:  Monday November 13, 2017 at 6:00PM
  • Where: Penn-Trafford HS Nurse's Office
  • Who:  Any FALL athlete who sustained an injury that required a Medical Evaluation (MD office, Specialist, Med Express, Urgent Care, ER visit, etc) during the fall season and now wants to participate in a Winter Sport.  Athlete's must have SECTION 8 completed by a MD or DO...this is a PIAA rule
     

 

Athletic Physical Information

Athletic Physicals  

Are required for ALL athletes who wish to participate in a sport during the 2017-18 school year.  

Sports Include both Boys & Girls AND High School & Middle School:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Ice Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Rifle
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

 2017-18 CIPPE Athletic Physical Packet This is the packet that must be turned in to be cleared by the High School Nurse.

Athletic Physical packets turned in late may take anywhere from 24-72 hours to be cleared, this MAY impact the athlete's ability to participate in try-outs.  Turning athletic physical packets in no later than 2 weeks before the start of the athletic season will help ensure athletes are cleared for the first day of try-outs, this is the responsibility of the athlete and the parents.

 

 

 

 

Baseline Concussion Testing

Baseline Concussion Testing is REQUIRED for all student-athletes who participate in Penn-Trafford sponsored sports.

Baseline Concussion Testing Schedule

Baseline tests can be completed after school Monday - Thursday 2:30-3:30 PM, no appointment necessary.   If this timeframe does not work in your schedule, please call 724-744-0580 after 2:00PM or contact the athletic trainers via email to schedule an appointment .  Athletes CAN NOT get out of school to complete any testing. 

Standardize Assessment of Concussion (S.A.C. Test)

The recommended baseline test for Penn-Trafford athletes is the Standardized Assessment of Concussion (S.A.C.) Test and is offered free of charge to any Penn-Trafford student-athlete.  The test takes approximately 10 minutes to complete and no special equipment is needed. 
Other forms of up-to-date baseline testing (ImPact testing for example) results should be submitted with athletic physical packet in order to provide another assessment tool for the Athletic Trainers in the event a concussion is sustained.

  

Excela Health Orthopedics & Sports Medicine is a local provider for all Concussion Management needs.
Appointments may be made with our Concussion Specialists:

  

Concussion Management Center
Dr. James Masterson, DO
410 Pellis Road #2A
Greensburg, PA 15601
724-689-1070

Visiting Team Information

Visiting Teams and AT's:

Welcome to Penn-Trafford High School Home of the PT Warriors.  Our Athletic Training Room is located behind the Main Gymnasium at the high school.  (There is no athletic training room currently available at Warrior Stadium)

We are happy to provide quality medical care to both our student athletes and our visiting teams.

  • We have water and ice available to your teams
  • Please supply your own coolers, cups and/or water bottles
  • If an athlete requires taping by the on-site AT please contact us so that someone is available before the contest
  • Treatments are not available before contests, especially those held at Warrior Stadium

We will have an AED either on site or at every competition, as well as first aid supplies as needed.  Please feel free to contact us with any special requests.  We will do our best to accommodate your needs!

Athletic Trainers

Affiliated Team Physicians

  • Kevin Wong, MD
    Family Medicine
    724-744-2723
  • Jennifer Erdos, MD
    Excela Health Orthopedic & Sports Medicine
    Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
    724-861-7901
  • James Masterson, DO
    Excela Health Orthopedic & Sports Medicine
    Concussion Specialist
    724-689-1070

Emergent Care Services/Facilities

  • Rescue Six Ambulance Service
    724-744-4112
  • Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital
    724-832-4045
  • Forbes Regional Hospital
    412-858-6944
  •  Emergency Action Plan