Athletics
Sports Medicine & Performance

Sports Medicine

St. Albans School is proud to provide on-site care for your child as he participates in athletics. The school employs two full-time Certified Athletic Trainers who assist in managing the overall health and wellness of the student-athletes.

Certified Athletic Trainers (ATs) are highly qualified healthcare professionals who collaborate with physicians and are trained in preventing, recognizing, managing, and rehabilitating injuries that result from physical activity.  Athletic trainers provide the following services to not only optimize health in sport, but to improve quality of life for the St. Albans students:
  • Prevention of injuries resulting from physical activity
  • Evaluation and assessment of injuries and conditions resulting from physical activity
  • Immediate care of injuries resulting from physical activity
  • Rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries resulting from physical activity
  • Organization and administration
  • Professional development and responsibility
The overall mission of the St. Albans sports medicine team is to provide the best possible, and most expedient, healthcare to all student-athletes. Our ultimate goal is provide the framework for our student athletes to reach their maximum athletic potential in the safest and most productive atmosphere possible.

Training Room Hours

The Athletic Training Room is open on regular school days from 10:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., or by appointment. Student-athletes are held accountable for getting to the training room for care 30 minutes to 1 hour PRIOR to the start of scheduled practices and games.

During games, the athletic training staff may be around campus attending Bulldog events. If you need to reach one of the athletic trainers, contact information, including cell numbers, can be found above.

Weekend and holiday hours are determined based on practices/games that are held on those days.

List of 2 members.

  • Mr. Matthew Virtue 

    Head Athletic Trainer
    (202) 537-5516
    Pennsylvania State University - BS
    Georgia Southern University - MS
  • Ms. Deanna Smith 

    Athletic Trainer
    (202) 537-5511
    Lynchburg - BA
    Old Dominion - MSEd

Sports Medicine Department Fax: 202-537-2372
Located in Washington D.C.,  St. Albans School is a private, all boys day and boarding school. For more than a century, St. Albans has offered a distinctive educational experience for young men in grades 4 through 12. While our students reach exceptional academic goals and exhibit first-rate athletic and artistic achievements, as an Episcopal school we place equal emphasis upon moral and spiritual education.