Sports Medicine

As safety is our utmost concern, Mercy provides certified athletic training coverage for all home games. We are pleased to announce that we have hired a full time, certified Athletic Trainer and Interim Athletic Director, Keri Sotak to coordinate our Sports Medicine and Strength & Conditioning Programs. 

She will provide thorough musculoskeletal evaluation for any orthopedic injury, hands-on treatment including home exercise program instruction for any injuries, and communicate with the team physical or physical of choice to ensure proper long term care. Student Athletes are encouraged to see Keri during lunch hours and after school.

Contact Information:
(O): 650-443-6814 ext. 1118
(C): 630-484-7818

Keri Sotak, MS, ATC, CES
Keri came to Mercy in July 2018 from the University of California, Berkeley where she worked with the Football, Women's Lacrosse, Men's Water Polo, and Baseball teams. Keri's focus is to provide emergency care, injury prevention, and injury rehabilitation to the student-athletes. She is experienced in many rehabilitation techniques and soft-tissue therapies. Keri is a NATABOC Certified Athletic Trainer and is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA). She is First-Aid & CPR/AED certified and also holds certifications in Graston Technique, Myofascial Decompression, and Corrective Exercise Specialist.

B.S. University of Iowa
M.S. University of Northern Iowa