Somer Mackillop, BS AT, ATC
Performance Coach/ Certified Athletic Trainer
Somer received his Bachelor’s in Athletic Training from the University of Vermont in May 2021. During his time at UVM, Somer spent clinical rotations with the Men’s and Women’s Ice Hockey, Men’s Lacrosse, Women’s Field Hockey, and South Burlington High School. As an Athletic Training Student, Somer was recognized with the “Rookie of the Year” award as a sophomore and for the “Leadership in Athletic Training” award as a senior. Somer represented UVM’s Athletic Training program on multiple national committee’s, including the National Athletic Training Association District 1 Ambassador Committee.
After graduating from UVM, Somer began a four month stint as a full time AT for Saint Michael’s College, where he provided the primary care for Women’s Volleyball, Swim and Dive, Men’s Tennis, Men’s Cross Country, and Men’s and Women’s Rugby. Through Vasta, Somer is now the head Athletic Trainer for Champlain Valley Union High School and the Vermont Lake Monsters.
In progress Masters of Science, Degree in Physical Activity and Wellness Science (UVM)
Bachelors in Science, Degree in Athletic Training (UVM)
Athletic Training Experience:
“Be confident, be humble, be willing to learn, be willing to ask, and be committed to creating the best version of yourself.”