TRAINING STAFFMike Ermatinger
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Mike Ermatinger enters his fourth season as the Coyotes Assistant Athletic Trainer. Ermatinger joined the Coyotes in 2011-12 from the San Antonio Rampage (AHL), the Coyotes’ American Hockey League affiliate, where he served as the club’s head athletic trainer for three seasons (2008-2011).
Prior to joining the Rampage, the 34-year-old Ermatinger spent one season as the Head Athletic Trainer with the Mississippi Sea Wolves (ECHL). Ermatinger has also worked as an athletic trainer for the Youngstown SteelHounds of the Central Hockey League (CHL), where he was honored with the CHL’s 2007 Athletic Trainer of the Year Award.
A native of Cedar Springs, Michigan, Ermatinger earned a degree in Athletic Training/Sports Medicine from Central Michigan University in 2004. While in Michigan, he served as an intern athletic trainer for the Saginaw Spirit of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). Ermatinger also spent time as the Assistant Athletic Trainer for the Reading Phillies of the Class-AA Eastern League (MILB) before joining the SteelHounds.
Mike resides in Phoenix.