Adam Braunecker begins his first full year as an assistant athletic trainer after being hired in December 2018. Braunecker worked as a graduate assistant at Cumberland prior to recieving his promotion. He is responsible for covering men’s basketball, men’s and women’s golf and daily responsibilities in the Main Athletic Training Room at CU.
The Huntingburg, Ind., native attended Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Ind., working as an athletic training student with the baseball, women’s soccer, and track and field programs for the Sycamores. In addition to his clinical experiences at ISU, Braunecker worked at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, an NCAA Division III institution in Terre Haute, South Vermillion and Marshall High Schools, and Wabash Valley Health Center where he helped with the Special Olympics basketball state finals and the NCAA D-III Pre-Nationals Cross Country meet.
Braunecker spent semesters at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, an NCAA Division III institution in Terre Haute, as well as South Vermillion and Marshall High Schools, developing and implementing therapeutic intervention plans, including modalities and exercises from injury to return to activity as well as evaluation, immediate care and management of orthopedic and non-orthopedic pathologies and documentation of patient-rated outcome measures.
He worked at the Wabash Valley Health Center for one semester and helped with the Special Olympics basketball state finals and the NCAA D-III Pre-Nationals Cross Country meet.
Braunecker earned his bachelor’s in Athletic Training from Indiana State in May 2017 and recieved his master’s in Sport and Exercise Science from CU in August 2019.
Braunecker resides in Lebanon with his dog Stella.