Mr. Doug Harger
, Armstrong State University
Michigan State University, B.S.
Armstrong State University, M.S. in Sports Medicine
MS, ATC, LAT, CSCS
Doug is the assistant director of athletics for athletic training and strength and conditioning at the Asheville School. He is responsible for coordinating sports medicine services for roughly 200 student-athletes. He also oversees a comprehensive sports strength and conditioning program to prepare the Blues for safe and effective competition. In addition, Doug serves as a preceptor for the Western Carolina University athletic training education program.
Doug earned his Bachelor of Science degree in kinesiology with a concentration in athletic training from Michigan State University in 2013. He also holds a Master of Science degree in sports medicine with a concentration in strength and conditioning from Armstrong State University. With a strong interest in developing adolescent athletes, Doug focused his studies at Armstrong on sports performance testing and applied data analysis.
A former student-athlete, Doug received scholarships from Lansing Community College and Western State College of Colorado for track & field and cross country. He currently lives in Asheville with his wife, Sarah, and son, Asa.