It’s a Hard Knock Life — Competition, Concussions & Hawaii Youth Athletes

·By Alia Wong

Flickr: K.M. Klemencic (Jamie Higa not pictured.)

Pressure from coaches can lead to debilitating brain injuries, some student athletes say.

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