Skip to main content

Table 1 Characteristics of athletes by participating university

From: Availability of a sports dietitian may lead to improved performance and recovery of NCAA division I baseball athletes

  Age
(year)
On-campus Housing Sport Position:
Catcher
Sport Position:
Pitcher
Sport Position:
Corner
Infield
Sport Position: Middle Infield Sport Position: Outfield Diet Provider:
Sport Dietitian
Diet Provider:
Strength Coach
Diet Provider:
Other/No response
University 1
(n = 31)
20.7 ± 1.4 16 3 16 4 5 3 19 0 7/5
University 2
(n = 32)
20.3 ± 1.5 0 3 13 2 7 6 17 9 4/2
University 3
(n = 36)
21.1 ± 1.4 11 3 15 4 7 7 0 33 2/1
  1. Age values are mean ± SD. Other characteristic values are subject number (n). No response indicates the number who left the item unanswered. Corner infield positions consist of 1st and 3rd base. Middle infield position consists of 2nd base and shortstop