|Scott Baird - Head Athletics Trainer
Scott Baird is a 1997 graduate of Dakota
Wesleyan University in Mitchell, S.D., and in his seventh year as the
head athletics trainer at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.
Before joining the Hardrockers he was an athletic trainer for the
University of Wyoming where he covered both men's rugby and lacrosse.
Scott brings much knowledge and experience to SD Mines Athletic
Medicine Team. Scott is married to Becky, a physical therapist in Rapid
City, for 16 years and has twin girls ---Braedyn and Blakely (age 3).
|Derrick Lecy - Assistant Athletics Trainer
Derrick is in his second year as an assistant athletic trainer for SD
Mines. He is a 2010 graduate of South Dakota State University where he
earned a bachelor's degree in athletic training. While at SDSU Derrick
spent his senior year as a student trainer for the football team and
helped out in all sports as a junior. Before coming a Hardrocker,
Derrick was the head athletic trainer for Douglas High School in Box
Elder. Derrick's parents have a chiropractic firm in Rapid City where he
also works when not assisting the Hardrocker student athletes. Derrick
and his girlfriend Amanda have a baby boy -- Finn (age 2).Derrick's main responsibilities for the Hardrockers will be football.