Chase Tripp joined the Catawba Academy athletic group in July 2020 as Director of Athletic Performance. He got here to Catawba after serving as an assistant power and conditioning coach at West Georgia University since 2015.
While at West Georgia, Tripp labored primarily in baseball, softball and males’s basketball, programming and implementing coaching and conditioning applications. He additionally assists the Chief Strength and Conditioning Coach with all soccer applications and exercises.
Tripp’s obligations embody supervising student-athletes within the weight room and implementing correct weightlifting and coaching strategies. He helps coach NFL Combine student-athletes and put together for Pro Day. Tripp oversees two analysis assistants and the coaching and train applications for these sports activities.
Tripp helps present athletes with dietary plans that meet their particular targets and communicates with athletic trainers relating to athlete accidents and restoration. He additionally helped plan all soccer elevate units and organized elevate instances for all sports activities.
During his time at West Georgia, the Wolves received two regional soccer championships, a Gulf South basketball championship and had a 42-win baseball season in 2016. UWG left a number of soccer gamers within the NFL and CFL, basketball gamers who performed professionally abroad, and two baseball gamers who have been drafted from MLB throughout Tripp’s tenure.
As a analysis assistant in 2014-15, Tripp performed girls’s basketball-volleyball, girls’s tennis and girls’s observe and discipline along with baseball and males’s basketball.
Tripp earned a BA in Sports Management with a minor in Mass Communication from West Georgia State in 2014. In 2016, he earned a Master of Education in Professional Counseling: Collegiate Affairs.