Blain Empey Staff Bio | Sports Medicine Athletic Trainer

Blain Empey

Responsibilities

Current:

  • Athletic trainer over men's volleyball, swimming and diving and Team Cosmo
  • Teaches athletic training classes (PE 320)
  • Entering 19th season as the athletic trainer for men's and women's swimming and diving

Previous:

  • Athletic trainer over men's and women's tennis and spirit squad
  • Assisted with football
  • Assistant program director

Education

BS from BYU and MS in physical therapy from Columbia University

Years at BYU

1994-Present

Prior to BYU

  • Head athletic trainer at Lehi High School
  • Physicial therapist at a variety of physical therapy clinics

Mission

Denmark

Hometown

Currently resides in American Fork, Utah. Born in Las Vegas.

Personal/Family

Wife Cindy and one son

Blain Empey

Blain Empey enters his 19th season as the athletic trainer for the BYU men's and women's swimming teams. Empey has been at BYU since 1994. He is also the athletic trainer over the men's volleyball team and the cheer squad. Empey teaches athletic training and has done a variety of clinical work.

Empey graduated from BYU in 1991 with a BS in athletic training and a went on to earn a MS in physical therapy from Columbia.