Del Oro High School running back Mark Leveron suffered a concussion in a game this year but went through the proper protocols to make sure it was OK to get back on the field. (credit: CBS13)

New Concussion Program Designed To Protect High School Athletes

Local high schools are teaming up with area hospitals to protect young athletes from the dangers of concussions. CBS13’s Steve Large looks deeper into how the program works.



Off-Duty Deputy Tackles Shirtless Man At Local High School Football Game

It was the hardest hit in Friday night’s high school football game between Colfax and Placer high schools – and it wasn’t from one of the players.


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Mothers Outraged By Homophobic Taunt At Davis High School Soccer Game

A soccer game taunt is getting a lot of attention, not only for the message, but for who’s behind it.


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Stockton School District, Student Athletes Clash Over New Random Drug Testing Policy

Student athletes in one school district are crying foul over a plan to test them for drugs and alcohol.



UPDATE: Max Miller Comes Out Of Retirement To Coach Rio Americano

Hall of Fame high school coach Max Miller is coming out of retirement to take over at Rio Americano after the school fired its coach Tuesday.


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UPDATE: Rio Americano Football Coach Removed, Players Reinstated

The varsity football coach at Rio Americano High School has been removed from his position along with two of his assistants after a standoff with seniors on the team who quit in an act of solidarity.


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Rio Americano Seniors Quit In Show Of Support For Teammate

A rift on the Rio Americano High School football team is turning into a lesson in character and commitment.


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Foothill High School Staff Member Arrested For Giving Unauthorized Physicals

A Foothill High School staff member who gave unauthorized sports physicals to students at the school was arrested Wednesday.



Father Shocked To Lose Daughter In Murder-Suicide Involving Grant High Coach

Her father knew something was wrong when his daughter missed a wedding Saturday. Sunday her body was discovered in what police are calling a murder-suicide involving a Grant High School football coach.


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Valley’s Late Bloomer McGee Named Athlete Of Week

You wouldn’t know it by watching, but Dean McGee only started playing football his freshman year at Valley High School.


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Athlete Of The Week: Summer Tackwood

She excels on and off the court. Summer Tackwood maintains a 3.6 GPA at Monterey Trail High School, and the volleyball player hopes to lead her team back to the playoffs.


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Water Breaks Essential As Football Players Practice In Scorching Heat

School starts at Grant High School on Thursday, but class is already in session for the football team, which has been putting in four-hour practices to get ready for the new season.


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Shaq Attack: Grant’s Thompson A Top Recruit

Grant High School’s Shaq Thompson is one of the most sought-after football players in the nation. Sept. 2, 2011

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