Sports Medicine and Performance


The mission of our athletic training program is to maintain a high standard of care for all of our athletic programs and ultimately help injured or ill student-athletes return to participation as quickly and safely as possible.

Athletic training services are provided for student-athletes at Westminster College in two full-service athletic training facilities. The Wetterau Center and Historic Westminster Gymnasium athletic training rooms are equipped with treatment and rehabilitation equipment, as well as a variety of tape and bandages. Kelly Arends is the head athletic trainer at Westminster College. Arends is a certified athletic trainer and provides care for the student-athletes involved in Westminster intercollegiate athletics. Additionally, he is involved in the education of athletic training interns enrolled at Westminster.

Kelly Arends- Head Athletic Trainer
Ryan Novatny - Associate Athletic Trainer
Dr. Joshua Hamann - Team Physician 
Columbia Orthopaedic Group


Follow us on our Facebook page: Westminster College Athletic Training Facebook


Please register here with SportsWare. This website is used to register with the Athletic training staff and to schedule appointments. 

*Directions for first time use: Click on the SportsWare link above. Once on the page, click "Join SportsWare." The school ID is WestMOBlueJays. Follow the on screen instructions. If you have questions, please contact the Athletic Trainer, Josh Thompson.


Physical Information
Pre-Participation Physical Exam 
All new student-athletes must have a physical filled out prior to participating in any intercollegiate athletic activity. Please have the paperwork filled out and return through mail or fax.
Medical Forms


Athletic Training Forms
Athletic Training Policies & Procedures

Westminster College Emergency Action Plan


Concussion Information

NCAA Sickle Cell Information

NCAA Information
St. Louis Intercollegiate Conference Official Website
SLIAC Facebook Page

Concussion Protocol
Concussion Management Protocol