LMU alumnus Christina Mancuso became LMU's fifth Athletic Trainer when she was hired in the summer of 2012 and will work with the men's and women's water polo, cross country and track.
Mancuso graduated from LMU in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training and then earned her Masters in Athletic Training from Texas Tech University Health Science Center in May of 2010.
She joins the Lions after spending a year with Pacific THERx, Inc., as an exercise instructor for the physical therapy clinic. Following her graduating from Texas Tech, Mancuso worked for Kernan Sports Medicine in Baltimore, Mary., through 2011.
During her time with Texas Tech, she worked the Red Raiders women's basketball program while also working with Lubbock Sports Medicine, Coronado High School and Estacado High School. At LMU, she worked with the women's water polo team and women's volleyball team.
In between her time at the two institutions, she worked at Los Angeles Southwest College, assisting the football team during spring practices in 2008.