Welcome to the Newman Central Catholic High School Sports Medicine site. Andy Accardi is the schools full time Certified Athletic Trainer. Mr. Accardi has been serving as the athletic trainer at Newman since 1993. Mr. Accardi received his teaching and athletic training education at the University of Illinois where he served as a student athletic trainer for the U of I. He then went on to earn his Masters in Education and serve as a graduate assistant athletic trainer at the University of Nebraska, where he worked with the football and track teams.
Newman is very fortunate to have 4 physicians volunteering their time to help care for our athletes. The school's athletic training room is located in the practice facility. Students interested in sports medicine may sign up to take the athletic training course during their junior or senior year.
Concussion information and links to other sports medicine topics are located below.
1. Northeast Exit of Main Gym
2. Main Entrance to Weight Room