Athletic Training

Sports Performance Group
Front Row L to R: Meredith Pendergast, Erica Wilburn, Heather Landry Shirley, Ashley Wilson and Karah Sims. Back Row L to R: Clarke Holter, Josh Porter, Ray Lysinger, Larandust Coleman, Ben Angle, Corbit Franks and Pat Jernigan.

Mission Statement
Under the direction of the Ole Miss athletic department, the goal of the Ole Miss sports medicine staff is to provide the highest quality of comprehensive health care services to our student-athletes associated with their athletic participation at the University of Mississippi. The Ole Miss sports medicine staff is determined to provide the highest quality care by managing all risks affecting health and safety of all student-athletes.

ATHLETIC TRAINING STAFF - Sport Responsibilities
Name Position Email
Shannon Singletary, DPT, ATC, CSCS** Senior Associate A.D. for Health and Sports Performance shannon@olemiss.edu
Pat Jernigan, MS, ATC, PES** Head Football Athletic Trainer jernigan@olemiss.edu
Heather Landry Shirley, MA, ATC, NCTMB/LMT* Senior Athletic Trainer - Softball, Volleyball hlandry@olemiss.edu
Clarke Holter, MS, ATC, NASM-PES, CES*** Senior Athletic Trainer - Men's Basketball cwholter@olemiss.edu
Karen Childers** Senior Secretary kchilder@olemiss.edu
Larandust Coleman, MS, ATC** Assistant Athletic Trainer - Football licolema@olemiss.edu
Corbit Franks, ATC** Assistant Athletic Trainer - Track & Field/Cross Country rcfranks@olemiss.edu
Melanie Lynn, MS, ATC, NASM-PES* Assistant Athletic Trainer - Softball mflynn@olemiss.edu
Ray Lysinger, MEd, ATC, CSCS** Assistant Athletic Trainer - Football rdlysing@olemiss.edu
Meredith Pendergast, ATC** Assistant Athletic Trainer - Women's Basketball cmpender@olemiss.edu
Joshua Porter, MS, ATC* Assistant Athletic Trainer - Baseball jwporter@olemiss.edu
Erica Wilburn, ATC* Assistant Athletic Trainer - Soccer ewilburn@olemiss.edu
GRADUATE ASSISTANTS
Name Position Email
Kaci Griffin, ATC** Track & Field/Cross Country klgriff1@go.olemiss.edu
TBA*** Men's and Women's Golf (Basketball)  
Phil Weivoda, ATC** Football, Cheer, Dance pweivoda@go.olemiss.edu
Britney Woodhull-Smith, ATC* Men's and Women's Tennis, Rifle bewoodhoo@go.olemiss.edu
MAILING/CONTACT INFORMATION
Starnes/C.L. Mullins Athletic Training Room* Manning Center Athletic Training Room** Tuohy Basketball Center***

Physical Address:
Room 118 Fieldhouse


Mailing Address:
Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677


Phone: (662) 915-7536
Fax: (662) 915-5275

Physical Address:
1810 Manning Way


Mailing Address:
Ole Miss Sports Medicine
1810 Manning Way
University, MS 38677

Phone: (662) 915-7246
Fax: (662) 915-1833

Physical Address:
36 Hill Drive

 

Mailing Address:
Ole Miss Sports Medicine
36 Hill Drive
University, MS 38677

 

Phone: (662) 915-1375
Fax: (662) 915-7617 (MBB)

       (662) 915-7871 (WBB)

 

07/31/2013 - Health and Sports Performance

New Facility, Staffing For Ole Miss...

When head football coach Hugh Freeze arrived at Ole Miss, he started requiring breakfast every morning for his players. It not only paid off with a 7-6 season, but it also helped push forward plans... Read More [+]

07/22/2013 - Health and Sports Performance

Resolution Reached in Bennie Abram Case...

The lawsuit concerning the death of former University of Mississippi student-athlete Bennie Abram has been settled with no finding of fault against the university's athletics program, its athletic ... Read More [+]

07/18/2013 - Health and Sports Performance

More Intensity, Faster Tempo In Year Two...

Paul Jackson arrives at his office in the Indoor Practice Facility just before 6 a.m. on Friday morning. Read More [+]

06/13/2013 - Health and Sports Performance

Katie Breathitt Named Muscle Milk Athlete ...

Ole Miss senior track & field/cross country runner Katie Breathitt was recently honored as the Muscle Milk Female Athlete of the Year by the Collegiate & Professional Sports Dietitians Association ... Read More [+]

05/31/2013 - Health and Sports Performance

SEC Announces Update On Concussions

In June of 2012, the SEC Presidents and Chancellors formed a "Working Group on Concussions," charged with reviewing available research, evaluating diagnosis guidelines, identifying standards of... Read More [+]

04/05/2013 - Health and Sports Performance

WLBT: Ole Miss QB's Re-Injury Risk Lowered...

WLBT's Stephanie Bell-Flynt recently reported on Bo Wallace's clavicle surgery and the rehab process. Read More [+]

11/13/2012 - Health and Sports Performance

Ole Miss Athletics Creates Health And...

Ole Miss' athletic trainers begin treatment and rehabilitation as early as 6 a.m. and are available until the last student-athlete is finished with practice or competition. There are currently six ... Read More [+]

11/13/2012 - Health and Sports Performance

Jones Chairing SEC Working Group On...

The Southeastern Conference has assembled a working group, chaired by Ole Miss Chancellor Dr. Dan Jones, to research and evaluate sports-related concussions as it relates to the SEC. It was... Read More [+]

11/13/2012 - Health and Sports Performance

Miller Joins Freeze's Support Staff

Ole Miss head football coach Hugh Freeze boasts great experience in his support staff, particularly with the addition of John Miller as Assistant Athletics Director for Football Operations.

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11/13/2012 - Health and Sports Performance

Jackson To Lead Football Strength Staff

From 2007-10, Jackson served as an Assistant Strength Coach at LSU, working directly with the Tigers football and volleyball teams. During his time in Baton Rouge, Jackson won an SEC and national... Read More [+]

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