Sports Medicine
  • Bullard Athletics Covid Return To Play Protocol

    After testing positive for covid the athlete must obtain a physicians release letter after quarantine is over. Once the letter is recieved by our medical staff the athlete must go through a 5 day return to play protocol that consists of aerobic and anaerobic exercises. Once these two steps are complete they may return to participation if cleared.

  • Group

    At the 2020 ETATA workshop.


    Cole Rude finishes 2nd in taping contest.

    Rough Riders

    Sports Medicine staff tourning Dr. Pepper Ball Park and attending Frisco Rough Riders game.



  • Jeff "Doc" Shrode,L.A.T

    Doc is in his 12th year as a Panther.  The previous 14 years he was the head athletic trainer at Jacksonville ISD and spent 1 year at RL Turner in Carrollton previous to that. Doc is a proud alum of Whitehouse High School, Tyler Junior College and East Texas State University (A&M-Commerce). He is married to his wife of 29 years, Julie and they have 2 children Jerrod and Jensen both Bullard Alum.

    Vanessa Dockter, M.Ed, A.T.C, L.A.T.

    Vanessa is in her 5th year in Bullard. She spent 6 years at Jacskonville college prior to arriving here.  Stints at Troup ISD and Lon Morris College preceeded JBC. Vanessa graduated from Whitehouse High School, Tyler Junior College and The University of Tulsa. She is married to Jeff and they have two children Koby and Kallie.

    Valeria "Val" Ordonez, A.T.C., L.A.T.

    Val is in her 1st year in Panther Land. She will primarily cover the middle school but help with high school sports as well. Val comes to us after graduating from Sam Houston State University. She is originally from Colombia where she graduated high school early and played soccer. She has covered all levels of competition including the Houston Dash of the NWSL and Dynamo soccer academy. She has her fur baby Bruno.