We sat down with new athletic trainer Kristen Shaffer to learn more about her background she has in Athletic Training.
Q: Where did you come from? A: I just graduated from Penn State Main Campus. I went to high school at Moshannon Valley, not far from PSU.
Q: What do you like most about your job? A: The students. They’re all really laid back. They’re fun and just overall really nice.
Q: What is your overall impression of Red Lion? A: I like it here a lot. I already have Lion Pride.
Q: What is your favorite sport to cover? A: I Love the atmosphere of high school football. Baseball is really fun too.
Q: What’s the worst injury you ever witnessed in your career? A: It was at PSU when I was covering a flag football game. Two players collided heads and suffered brain injury. One of them was bleeding out of his ears and the other was experiencing sudden seizures.