Patrick Hodapp came to Benedictine as the assistant athletic trainer but quickly became the head athletic trainer. Before coming to Benedictine College he completed his under graduate and graduate degrees at the University of Kansas, where he served as a Student Athletic Trainer and Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer.
He has previously worked for the Kansas Center for Athletic Medicine where he assisted team physicians and local high schools. Patrick served as the athletic training intern for the Kansas City Wizards during the 2000 Champion season and returned as the part time Certified Athletic trainer in the 2001 and 2003 seasons.
As the Head Athletic Trainer, Patrick is responsible for the over all well-being of the student athletes. Focusing on prevention, care, treatment and rehabilitation of the more then 450 student athletes at Benedictine college. Patrick also assists the Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) as a clinical instructor and academic instructor.