Yesterday ABC7, Fox Sports West, and KPCC interviewed JSerra's Athletics staff, parents, and students on the school's new concussion prevention program. Below is the video from ABC7's evening broadcast. Check back soon for additional coverage from Fox Sports West and KPCC.
The OC Register's Dan Albano reports on incoming freshman wide receiver Keyan Burnett.
JSerra is initiating a new concussion prevention program to keep its athletes even safer. The Athletic Training Staff will be administering Baseline Concussion Testing starting with all JSerra Football players through use of WAVi, a novel platform that combines the Sports Concussion Assessment Tool (SCAT5) with direct brain measurements. Through the WAVi scan, JSerra joins a large Protect the Brain research cohort aimed at keeping sports alive and athletes safe. In fact, JSerra is the first high school in Southern California to implement this as part of their program.
Junior Creighton Braun took first place in photography at the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts this past weekend for his piece entitled Energy.
Sophomore Sarah Lacson was awarded USA Fencing's High School All American First Team as well as High School All Academic First Team. She also earned a national "A" rating, thus making her one of the youngest fencers in the country to earn the highest rating at just 14 years old.
ABC7's Eileen Frere covered JSerra student Zach Round's inspirational recovery from a brain tumor 18 months ago. Now a rising senior, Round has returned to the football field.
Congratulations to junior Isabella D'Aquila, who has been named the Gatorade National Girls Soccer Player of the Year. The Gatorade Player of the Year award was established in 1985 to recognize the nation's most elite high school student-athletes for their athletic excellence, academic achievement and exemplary character.
News show Inside Edition featured JSerra football player Zach Round yesterday in an inspirational segment about his recovery from a brain tumor and journey back onto the field. . . .
UCLA infielder and JSerra class of 2015 graduate Chase Strumpf earned All-America second team honors from D1Baseball and Perfect Game, announced the publications on Wednesday.
Gatorade announced Monday that JSerra junior Isabella D'Aquila is its State Player of the Year in girls soccer. The Gatorade State Player of the Year award was established in 1985 to recognize the nation's most outstanding high school student-athletes for their athletic excellence, academic achievement, and exemplary character.