Baseball

Steve Cortez
Steve Cortez

Position:
Athletic Trainer

Experience:
Seventh Season

Alma Mater:
Cal State Fullerton '04



03/20/2013

Baseball Continues WCC Play at Saint Mary's This Weekend

LMU will play a three-game WCC series at Saint Mary's this weekend.

03/14/2013

Lions Open WCC Play at Pepperdine

LMU will begin WCC play at Pepperdine this weekend.

03/07/2013

Eight-Game Road Trip Concludes This Weekend at #26 Oklahoma State

LMU will play a three-game series at #26 Oklahoma State.

02/27/2013

Lions Head to UNLV Rebel Classic

LMU will play four games at the UNLV Rebel Classic this weekend.

02/21/2013

Lions Open Three-Game Series at No. 14 Oregon Friday

The LMU baseball team will meet its first ranked opponent this weekend at No. 14 Oregon.

02/13/2014

2014 LMU Baseball Season Preview

Sixth-year head coach Jason Gill previews the 2014 LMU baseball season.

03/09/2013

Inside the Lions Post Game presented by MUSCLE MILK

BASE | LMU 5, #26 Oklahoma State 2

02/11/2013

2013 Baseball Season Preview

2013 Baseball Season Preview with head coach Jason Gill.

11/01/2012

Interviews with the player-managers prior to the start of the 2012 Crimson/Navy World Series

Interviews with the player-managers prior to the start of the 2012 Crimson/Navy World Series

10/31/2012

The LMU baseball team held its annual Halloween costume practice on Wednesday.

The LMU baseball team held its annual Halloween costume practice on Wednesday.

Steve Cortez joined the LMU Athletic Training staff in January of 2008 and works primarily with the baseball, men's crew and women's volleyball programs.

Prior to joining LMU, Cortez worked as the Head Athletic Trainer and teacher at St. Paul High School in Santa Fe Springs, Calif. beginning in August of 2006. Cortez, who has spent stints working as an Athletic Trainer for FedEx and as a personal trainer at 24 Hour Fitness, got his start in athletic training as a student athletic trainer at Cal State Fullerton in August of 2001. After finishing college, Cortez took an internship with the Anaheim Angels Baseball Club in July of 2003, which led to a job as an athletic trainer for the Angels in Mesa, Ariz. during the 2004 season.

Cortez received a Bachelor of Science degree in kinesiology from Cal State Fullerton in 2004, graduating Cum Laude. A member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association since 2003, Cortez is a National Strength and Conditioning Association certified strength and conditioning specialist, and is also certified by the American Red Cross for CPR/AED for the professional rescuer.

Cortez currently resides in his hometown of Whittier, Calif.

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