Jon Boone begins his fourth year on the University of Delaware athletic training staff and his second working primarily with the Blue Hen football program during the 2014 season.
Boone had spent the previous two seasons as the head athletic trainer for the UD men’s basketball program.
He earned his bachelor’s degree in athletic training in 2008 from Delaware and his master’s degree in athletic training from the University of Kentucky in 2011 while working with the Wildcats football team.
Boone has also worked in the National Football League with the New York Jets and Seattle Seahawks as a seasonal assistant.
A Dean’s List student at Delaware, Boone earned the Roy C. Rylander Most Outstanding Senior Athletic Trainer Award in 2008 and the Lee J. Hyncik Junior Athletic Training Award in 2007.
A native of Milford, Del., Boone now resides in Newark.