USA Olympic Development Team Selects Becker College Athletic Trainer

Published on Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Cathy Correia, head athletic trainer and senior women’s administrator at Becker College, has been selected to be the head athletic trainer for the 16- and 17-year-old girls’ USA Soccer Olympic Development Team. This appointment runs from March 1-9, 2013.

Correia, who has been a member of the Becker sports medicine department for nine years, has been working for the Olympic Development Program since 2001. This is her first international trip with team USA, which is comprised of the top players in a region, which spans from Maine to West Virginia.

The team will be representing the United States for international play against similar teams from countries around Europe.  There will be training sessions and friendly matches in Spain ahead of the final event—a tournament in Portugal.