Coach Stan Dakosty – Protecting his team and the game

Stan Dakosty spent a lifetime coaching high school football and wants to see future generations enjoy the sport by keeping it safe. A football coach at Marian Catholic High School for 40 years, Dakosty has seen the game evolve saying, “it’s very different than it was 20 years ago. Players are stronger. The game is […]

Health and Safety: Concussions

What is a concussion? A concussion is a brain injury caused by a blow to the head or body. It can occur from contact with another player, hitting a hard surface, or being hit by a piece of equipment. A concussion: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates 1.6 to 3.8 million sports […]