Spring Valley Athletic Director joins an elite group of Certified Athletic Administrators

April 21, 2022

Jeff DiBattisto, Athletic Director (AD) at Spring Valley High School, has earned the distinction of being a Certified Athletic Administrator. According to the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association, DiBattisto has demonstrated the highest level of knowledge and expertise in the field of interscholastic athletic administration.

DiBattisto said, “It was important to me to become certified because I feel a responsibility to our students to provide them with the best possible opportunities for success in the classroom and on the fields of play. The curriculum and experience this certification provides allows me to better serve our students at Spring Valley.”

DiBattisto is in an elite group of athletic administrators nationwide to attain this level of professionalism. He joins Richland Northeast High School AD Gary Fulmer, Ridge View High School AD Brian Rosefield who have also obtained certification, as well as incoming Westwood High School AD Garrett Knight who officially joins the Richland Two family July 1, 2022.

DiBattisto holds a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of South Carolina, a master’s degree in Sports Science from Gardner-Webb University and a Master of Education from the University of Dayton (Ohio).