CLARION - Clarion University announced on Thursday that Jeremiah Welch has been named as the athletic department's full-time strength and conditioning coach. Welch comes to Clarion having spent the last several years working in Division I athletics.
Welch has a CSCS certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association, is a USA Weightlifting Level 1 coach, and holds CPT and EP-C certifications from the American College of Sports Medicine. Earlier in 2021 he worked as a strength & conditioning intern with Notre Dame's football program, and before that spent a year as the director of men's basketball strength & conditioning for Tennessee-Martin. He oversaw all aspects of the men's basketball team's strength & conditioning program, including performance, recovery, nutrition and corrective exercises. He also worked as a strength & conditioning intern at Clemson in 2020.