Athletics News

Chris Hennelly
Chris  Hennelly

Asst. Athletic Director/Sports Medicine & Training

Alma Mater:
Temple '93


A Late-Night Study Break

Hundreds of students put down their books Monday evening to attend the 26th annual Midnight Breakfast

Chris Hennelly is in his 22nd year at GW. In addition to his administrative responsibilities, including overseeing medical coverage, treatment and rehabilitation of over 450 student-athletes, Hennelly serves as the day-to-day athletic trainer for the men's basketball team.

In 2010, Hennelly added the responsibility as sport administrator and he oversees the men's and women's water polo programs. Hennelly is a member of the Collegiate Water Polo Association Board of Governance.

Prior to coming to GW, Hennelly served as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer at Morehead State University in Kentucky. At Morehead, Hennelly was the athletic trainer for women's basketball and assisted with football.

Hennelly is a certified member of the National Athletic Trainers Association and holds additional certifications as a Corrective Exercise Specialist and Performance Enhancement Specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine.