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Alex Jzyk sees benefit in having a second trainer

Alex Jzyk sees benefit in having a second trainer

Amanda Kravitz, Sports Editor

December 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

Imagine facing a setback that is entirely out of your control: you kick the ball too hard or step on the wrong side of your foot. Within seconds, you could cost yourself a season or weeks of physical therapy and rehabilitation. Injuries are the most frustrating and common setback for student-athletes, a...

Q&A with athletic trainer Alex Jzyk

Q&A with athletic trainer Alex Jzyk

Lauren Mahoney, Sports Managing Editor

November 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Alex Jzyk has been the athletic trainer for the past decade. Celebrating ten years of hard work, Jzyk looks back on his experience working with the Brookline community. He has worked with every team and has created many lasting relationships.   What’s your favorite part of being an athletic t...

Cross training can prevent stress injuries

Cross training can prevent stress injuries

Maya Page, Staff Writer

January 21, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Continuous trips to physical therapy. Continuous trips to the doctors. When will it end? Why do I keep getting injured? One might think that they are keeping their body in shape and healthy by playing one sport year round. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. According to health athletic tra...

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