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Skyline to host concussion training

Skyline High is hosting an advanced concussion training on Tuesday in the school’s Farnsworth Theatre (12250 Skyline Blvd., Oakland) from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The training is presented by Sports Legacy Instittue, a non-profit organization found in 2007 by concussion expert Dr. Robert Canut and former Harvard football player and WWE professional wrestler Chris Nowinski. It’s also hosted by the California Concussion Coalition: Northern Chapter. The training will be conducted by Nowinski, the SLI co-founder and executive director, and Coalition co-chairs Dr. Cindy J. Chang and Dr. Eric Freitag.

Jimmy Durkin

I cover mostly San Jose State football for the San Jose Mercury News/Bay Area News Group, but also fill in from time to time with the 49ers, Warriors, A's and Giants.