Athletic Training




Head Trainer

Laurie Zaparzynski

Assistant Trainer

Brian Oakes


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Assistant Athletic Trainer - Brian Oakes



Brian Oakes is entering his thirteenth year as the Assistant Athletic Trainer at Mansfield. Oakes is a native of the area, growing up in Covington and graduating from North Penn High School in Blossburg.


Oakes left the region to attend college at Lock Haven University where he received his Bachelors Degree in Health Sciences in 1994. Wasting no time, he accepted the Assistant Trainer position at Lycoming College and became their first Assistant Athletic Trainer. Oakes held that position for three years before accepting a position at Mansfield in 1997.


He continued his education while working full time as the Assistant Athletic Trainer, graduating with his Masters Degree in Education from Mansfield in 2001.


An active member of the Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association, Oakes works as an outreach Athletic Trainer for Susquehanna Health Systems in the Southern Tioga School District, a position he has held since coming to Mansfield in 1997. Oakes is a member of the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers' Association as well as the National Athletic Trainers' Association. He resides in Mansfield with his wife Carolyn and their sons Riley and Collin.



Brian's Contact Information


Brian Oakes - Assistant Athletic Trainer

Phone - (570) 662-4635

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Brian Oakes

133 Decker Gymnasium

Mansfield University

Mansfield, PA 16933