Head Athletic Trainer
San Francisco Giants
Dave Groeschner begins his 10th season as the Head Athletic Trainer for the Giants and 20th season overall with the Giants. Groeschner spent the 2005 and 2006 seasons as the Giants assistant athletic trainer in his second stint with the Giants after having spent the 2004 season as the Head Athletic Trainer for the Chicago Cubs. Groeschner previously had spent four seasons in a dual role as the assistant athletic trainer and strength and conditioning coordinator for the Major League club. He served as athletic trainer for the triple-A Fresno Grizzlies during the 1999 season, after logging two years at single-A San Jose and one campaign at rookie-league Bellingham. Groeschner served as the Giants Minor League Medical Coordinator during the 2000 and 2001 seasons. Dave served as Athletic Trainer for the 2007 All Star Game in San Francisco. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in physical education from the University of South Carolina. Groeschner is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association and is licensed in the State on Arizona. He and his wife, Aimee, and daughters, Katie and Karmyn, reside in Mesa, Ariz.