Bearcats News · Athletic Trainers Excel at St. Francis Competition


Bonita’s Advanced Athletic Trainers recently competed against 24 schools and 350 student trainers.  With quarantine conditions in place, this year’s competition moved to an on-line format. The Bonita team (17 strong) has been practicing and studying for this competition since January.  The Bearcats ended up placing 3rd place.  Five Bonita Student Trainers placed in the top 50 students. These students were:

Leah Won

Bethany Yang

Nasser Alnabulsi

Yezan Alkurdi

Cody Kearns

Leah Won placed 7th in the overall competition.

The Bonita team was made up of the following students:

Yezan Alkurdi

Nasser Alnabulsi

Akare Briggs

Nathan Curly 

Madison Cutler

Brandon Gonzolaz

Ana Guillen

Natalie Padilla

Breanna Rafols 

Max Salce

Lucas Tiscareno

Leah Won 

Bethany Yang

Cody Kearns 

Emmanuel Soriano

Jonathan Saldivar

Vincent Rivera

Congratulation to Bonita’s student trainers and their leader Michelle Okayama Ph.D