Star Athlete

Meet CHKD Sports Med's Star Athletes

They row! They wrestle! They dribble and swim! Click here to meet just a few of the local athletes who turn to CHKD Sports Medicine for star treatment when they have athletic injuries.

Nathan Gard, Wrestling

Nathan Gard

Age: 16

School: Princess Anne High School

Sport(s): Wrestling

Proudest sports moment: Coming back from losing 6-3 to winning in double overtime to take 3rd in a tournament.

Three songs on my playlist: "Enter Sandman" by Metallica, "Paralyzed" by Finger 11 and "I just wanna be loved" by Papa Roach.

Pregame ritual: Listen to music. Do some sprints to get a sweat going. Move around in my stance.

Sports heroes: Brett Favre, Kenny Florian

College teams I love: Virginia Tech Hokies

Professional team I love: Green Bay Packers

Three wishes for my future:

  • Win a state championship.
  • Graduate from Virginia Tech with a degree in engineering.
  • Help my brother win a state championship.