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Helmet Bowl I

Tue, 05 September 2017

For the first time ever we will know–we will know who has the greatest, coolest, best designed college football helmet in America! We call it Helmet Bowl and it works like this: a 10-week in-conference poll will determine 76 conference winners. Then, a one-week playoff will determine the entire field of 128 teams’ helmets. The

Congrats to this new group of Equipment Managers who successfully passed the Certification Exam. Eric Anastasi                    Ben Hayden                        Robert Quinn James Bell                        Michael Hemphill

June 21, 2017 The proper use of football equipment is a passion for Dana Marquez. That’s what brought the Auburn equipment manager to Decatur on Tuesday. Marquez, whose title is associate athletic director for equipment operations, spoke to football coaches from Decatur’s two high schools and three middle schools about the correct way to equip

During the Athletic Equipment Managers Association’s National Convention held in Atlanta, GA, the AEMA members held the first ever social media driven contest for Breakout Product of the Year, 2017. Members had an opportunity to see and review many innovative products and vendors during their national convention. Members were then encouraged to tweet their nominations

Just thought this may be an interesting read for you and your colleagues : Make College Football Great AgainBy making it more like high-school debate. Hear me out. By Nate Silver Read Full Article >>

DOL Wage Change Responses

Fri, 04 November 2016

1.       KU – all equipment staff is salaried 2.       K State – Al Cerbe is salaried and his asst. will be hourly he has not gotten any word about limiting his hours. 3.       Univ. of MD all equipment staff is salaried, some will get a increase in pay. 4.       Wisconsin- Terry is salaried his assistants

Please encourage your Student Managers, GAs, and/or Interns to apply for over $6,000 in scholarships from Managers On A Mission (MOAM). Applicants must simply read the selected article and submit their 1 page reflection essay by December 2nd. Click here for full details on the Read & Reflect Texon Athletic Scholarship. About Managers On A

For those attending the AFCA National convention this year in Nashville, TN the AEMA will be offering opportunities once again for AEMA members to earn CEU’s and connect with other fellow equipment managers.   Below is the schedule as your make your plans to attend AFCA:   Venue:                   Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center Meeting

August 23, 2016 KCCI-TV Des Moines, IA