USA South Conducts Coaches Summits; Focus on Student-Athlete Mental Health

(BREVARD, NC) - The USA South Athletic Conference recently held its third and final Coaches Summit of 2019 in Brevard, North Carolina on the campus of Brevard College. The events, held in February, July and August, brought together each coach from all of the Conference's 17 sponsored sports as well as sports information, athletic training and compliance personnel for each group's annual meetings. This is the third year the League has brought all these groups together.

In addition to the individual meetings, the attendees learned about Conference initiatives, was educated on the NCAA Regional Rankings and Tournament selection process as well as welcomed two licensed psychologists who shared a presentation on the importance of mental health on college campuses and within the student-athlete community.

For more information on how to support student-athlete mental wellness, please click HERE to view resources and best-practices from the NCAA.