Erin (Scheper) Ralston joined the athletic training staff in 2012 after serving as an athletic trainer at the University of Missouri. After providing care for the Ohio State Aquatics sports for three years, Ralston transitioned to coverage for the Men’s Volleyball and Novice Rowing for three seasons. She is now responsible for the healthcare of the Men’s and Women’s Volleyball teams.
Ralston received a Bachelor of Science in Allied Medical Professions in Athletic Training from Ohio State and a Master of Education in Health Education and Promotion degree from the University of Missouri. As a graduate assistant at the University of Missouri, Ralston provided coverage for the Tiger Softball team. After completing her degree, Ralston transitioned into a full time athletic trainer position for Missouri continuing coverage for the softball team and spent a portion of her time in the rehabilitation clinic at the University of Missouri Orthopedic Institute.
Ralston is a member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Ohio Athletic Trainers’ Association, and the College Athletic Trainers’ Society, and serves as a preceptor in the Ohio State Athletic Training Education Program. She has completed education courses in Functional Movement Screen, Graston Technique, Dry Needling, and Therapeutic Cupping. She resides in Columbus, Ohio with her husband, Matt.
Ohio State University 2009, University of Missouri 2011