SWOSU Students Benefit from Exercise Science and Sports Management Internships

Ten Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in the exercise science and sports management graduate programs on the Weatherford campus have been working as interns this summer at various places in the country.

SWOSU Department of Kinesiology Chair Dr. Vicki Hatton said the interns are provided valuable hands-on experience in their respective fields.  They are exposed to cardiac rehabilitation, fitness centers, physical therapy sites and university athletic departments, for example.

Student interns in exercise science are:

  • Cooper Chambers – Allen, TX – Van Alstyne Physical Therapy and Fitness, Van Alstyne,TX
  • Zoey Classen – Fairview – SWOL, Weatherford
  • Cassie Crowser – Spearfish, SD – Spearfish Regional Orthopedic, Spearfish, SD
  • Shayne Haley – Houston, TX – Timberline Fitness, Houston, TX
  • Sarina Sayama – Lemoore, CA – Pyramid Plaza Physical Therapy, San Antonio, TX
  • Jessi Teadaway – Amber-Pocasset – Fit N Wise, Decatur, TX
  • Megan White – Mount Hope, WI – Hendrick Center for Rehab, Abilene, TX

Graduate student interns have had the opportunity to explore various areas of the sports industry. They are:

  • Jordan Beech – Edmond – University of Central Oklahoma Athletic Department
  • Jessica Heard – Clinton – Southwestern Oklahoma State University Athletic Department
  • Sheridan Tabor – Muldrow – University of Arkansas Sports Department