Rachel Vaccaro joined the San José State Athletic Training staff as a graduate assistant in July of 2016. She is currently the athletic trainer for the Spartan women’s volleyball and beach volleyball teams.
Vaccaro came to the Spartans after completing a one-year athletic training internship at the University of Cleveland.
Vaccaro was a four-year letterwinner as a forward on the women’s soccer team at the University of Delaware. She finished her senior year tied for the team-lead in goals while making 17 starts. The honor student who was named to the Colonial Athletic Association Academic Honor Roll graduated in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in athletic training and a minor in strength and conditioning.
She plans to graduate with her master’s degree in athletic training from San José State’s kinesiology department in the spring of 2018.
The native of Bloomingdale, N.J., now calls San Jose home.