Cory Couture is in his eighth season as the LSU Baseball Athletic Trainer after serving two years as an assistant athletic trainer on the Florida State sports medicine staff.
Prior to working at Florida State, Couture served as head athletic trainer at Loyola University in New Orleans for four years. Before moving to New Orleans, he completed a year internship with the Carolina Panthers of the NFL.
Couture graduated from Florida State in 2006 with a master’s degree in sports administration. While pursuing his degree, he also worked as a graduate assistant for two years with the FSU football team.
Couture received his bachelor’s degree in kinesiology/athletic training from LSU in 2004. During his time as an undergraduate student, he spent four years working in the LSU Athletic Training Program as an athletic training student. Couture also worked two preseason internships with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
A native of Patterson, La., Couture and his wife Ana were married in July of 2011. They have three sons – Cruz, Joaquin and Luca.