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Catawba Football Player Walks Again Thanks to Athletic Trainer and Surgeons

August 14, 2012

Category: Athletics, Sport & Health Sciences, Staff, Students

By Sarah Campbell,

A Catawba College football player who broke two vertebrae in his neck Saturday during practice is walking again thanks to a quick response by medical personnel.




Head athletic trainerBob Casmus was on the field when the collision occurred between Tyrone Johnson, a defensive back, and his teammates as they leapt for the ball. ;


"It was very intense and somewhat violent," Casmus said. Read more...


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