Patrick Sarni enters his first year as co-head athletic trainer at Lake Superior State University in 2019-20.
Prior to Lake Superior State, Sarni served as an assistant athletic trainer at Lawrence Technological University, where he worked as the primary athletic trainer for both the NAIA and ACHA DIII hockey teams, and the men's and women's tennis teams in 2018-19.
Before his time at Lawrence Tech, Sarni was a graduate assistant athletic trainer at the University of South Carolina (2016-18), where he worked with the men's basketball, men's tennis, golf and football programs.
Before his time at University of South Carolina, Sarni assisted with various teams, including hockey, while pursuing his bachelor's degree at Michigan State University (2012-2016). In addition, he completed a summer athletic training internship with the Detroit Tigers Major League Baseball organization in 2015.
A native of Perrysburg, Ohio, Sarni holds a Master of Science in advanced athletic training from the University of South Carolina ('18) and Bachelor of Science in athletic training from Michigan State University ('16).
Sarni resides in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.