Head Athletic Trainer
College: University of Maryland (B.S.)
Temple University (M.S.)
Years in NBATA: 7
Keon Weise begins his eighth season with the Magic and first as the Head Athletic Trainer. He replaces Tom Smith. Originally, he worked as an intern for the Magic before earning a full-time position following the 2002-03 season.
Prior to joining the Magic, Weise attended Graduate School at Temple University where he received a Master’s Degree in Sports Medicine/Athletic Training. While at Temple he also worked as a graduate assistant athletic trainer for the University. As an undergraduate student at the University of Maryland he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology while working as a student athletic trainer.
Weise is a certified member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, licensed in the state of Florida, along with being a Performance Enhancement Specialist and Corrective Exercise Specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. A native of Philadelphia, PA he is an avid fan of the Eagles who enjoys traveling to games in his spare time. Also, he is an active member in the league’s Read to Achieve Program. Weise is single and lives in Orlando.