Bullard ISD Return to Play post COVID Positive
As per UIL each athlete that has tested positive must have a release to participate(not a negative test) from a physician to participate in athletics again. As per BISD Sports Medicine each athlete after being released must go through a 5 day return to play protocol with no adverse effects. Once complete they may return to full participation.
Panther student and TJC Students prepare for the year taking CPR together.
Jeff "Doc" Shrode,L.A.T
Doc is in his 13th 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 6th 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.
Rachel Salazar, A.T.C., L.A.T.
Rachel is in her 1st year with the Panthers. She is a recent graduate of Sam Houston State University. Rachel graduated from Cypress Christian School. She has 3 fur baby cats.