Sacred Heart Cathedral’s Sports Medicine Program. provides an excellent standard of care for our over 650 student-athletes in all 53 teams. The program provides injury prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation, as well as implements the ImPACT program, a computerized neurocognitive assessment tool for treating concussions. Our two full-time certified athletic trainers also serve as first responders on campus for the SHC community and provide medical care, education and information on many non-sports-related issues as well as all sports injuries.
All student-athletes are required to have their medical clearance forms on file before trying out, practicing or competing for any team. This process has two steps:
Heads Up: Reducing the risk of head and neck injuries in football
CIF Fact Sheet for Student-Athletes
CIF Fact Sheet for Parents
Acute Concussion Evaluation Care Plan (Return to Play form)