Ihler named DSU Head Athletic Trainer

Dakota State University Athletic Director Jeff Ditmann announced Wednesday Matt Ihler will be the new Head Athletic Trainer, serving the student-athletes for Trojan Athletics.

Ihler is no stranger to Dakota State University, he was the assistant athletic trainer for the past three years. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science in 2009 from DSU. Ihler continued his education in the Athletic Training program at South Dakota State University where he received his Master Degree in Athletic Training.

He received his certification in functional capacity assessment and basic nerve conduction velocity in 2013. Prior to coming to Dakota State, he worked at Sandhill Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic in Garden City, Kan.