Football is deeply embedded in the Texas culture. Ever since they were young, boys put on pads and helmets for a chance to make it big. But one North Texas father says girls don’t have the same opportunities.
We’re honoring outstanding student athletes with a $1,000 college scholarship in the Wingstop High School Scholar Athlete of the Month contest, sponsored by Wingstop, the wing experts.
A major medical group is updating its guidelines for handling amateur or professional athletes suspected of having a concussion.
A coalition of more than 100 groups is recommending that student athletes have access to health care professionals, better-trained coaches and up-to-date equipment.
The Texas House wants schools to develop protocol for identifying and overseeing concussions sustained by student athletes.