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News – ATC is the frontline defense against MRSA

15 Feb

Hauppauge, NY -When St. Anthony’s High School on Long Island found out that an opponent was in intensive care for a MRSA infection, the were concerned.  Their concern was for the health of the opponent – no one wants to see a fellow athlete fighting for life – and for the possible spread of the bacteria to their team.

After consulting with Bro. Gary Cregan, the school’s principal, the team trainer and school nurse inspected every wrestler at St. Anthony’s, from the freshman team to the varsity. Continue reading