Sports Medicine
Headshot of Rachel Morningstar

Rachel is entering her second year with the Sports Medicine team at Christopher Newport University as the liaison between CNU and Riverside hospital. She will be working with the Captains’ Field Hockey and Softball team.

Rachel obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Radford University. She brings three and a half years of Division I experience to Christopher Newport. Her time with the Highlanders include working with field hockey, softball, and women’s soccer. After graduation Rachel got a job working for Bon Secours as a High School Athletic Trainer. She acquired hands on experience as the soul athletic trainer for Grafton and Smithfield High School. She brings lots of experience to our athletic training staff.

As a native from Smithfield, VA, Rachel is very eager to stay local and work at Riverside and Christopher Newport University as it has grown so much since she remembers it from when she was a kid. She is a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC, and a Licensed Athletic Trainer (LAT) in Virginia.


Riverside Sports Medicine - Newport News
Riverside Sports Medicine - Christopher Newport University