Shawn Ready is entering his first year with the Rice football athletic training staff. He will be serving as the Associate Athletic Trainer.
He comes to us from Coffeyville Community College in Coffeyville, Kansas where he was the Head Athletic Trainer covering all 17 NJCAA sports.
Shawn is a native of Mason, Illinois and has a Bachelors of Sciences in Kinesiology and Sports Studies with a concentration in Athletic Training from Eastern Illinois University. During his time at EIU he interned with the New England Patriots and Biomax Rehabilitation along with the sports medicine assignments given.
He moved on to Texas State University-San Marcos where he received his Masters of Sciences in Athletic Training working with baseball and assisting with cheer and dance. While in San Marcos he worked with the Justin sports Medicine Team at the San Antonio Rodeo and Stock Show as well as conducted his Graduate research on bull riders and center of gravity with JST.
Personally Shawn is an avid outdoorsman enjoying hunting, fishing, rock climbing, kayaking and any other extreme sports.