ASU Board of Trustees approves resolution honoring Ron Carroll

ASU Board of Trustees approves resolution honoring Ron Carroll

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT and Arkansas State) - Pigskin was in the spotlight Friday morning at the ASU Board of Trustees meeting. There were 14 resolutions approved by the board that involve the Centennial Bank Athletic Operations Center. Various rooms and facilities are named after donors or supporters of the program.

One of them was to name the athletic training room the Ron Carroll Sports Medicine Center. Carroll has served as Arkansas State’s head certified trainer since 1976. Saturday will mark his 512th consecutive game on the sideline.

The other resolutions passed Friday include

Main lobby in Centennial Bank Athletics Operations Center: A-State Lettermen’s Club Heritage Hall

Offensive line position room: Bert Johnson Offensive Line Room

Players’ lounge: Bill Templeton Players Lounge

Football locker room: Chuck and Tina Mitchell Locker Room

Linebackers’ position room: Demario Davis Linebackers Room

Fueling center: Dr. B.D. and Brenda Tiner Fueling Station

Hydrotherapy training room: Dr. Tim and Terri Langford Hydrotherapy Training Room

Head trainer’s office: Joe Williams Head Trainer’s Office

Football equipment room: John Church Equipment Room

Recruiting room: JTown’s Grill Recruiting Room

Offensive line coach’s office: Price and Sara Gardner Offensive Line Coach’s Office

Athletic training room: Ron Carroll Sports Medicine Center

Head coach’s suite: Steve Bryant Family Head Coach’s Suite

Arkansas State faces Southern Illinois Saturday at 6:00pm at Centennial Bank Stadium.

LIVE—ASU Board of Trustees meeting in Jonesboro.

Posted by Johnathan Reaves on Friday, September 20, 2019

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