Tribe Lacrosse is a recreational and club lacrosse program for boys and girls in the eastern Los Angeles, San Gabriel and San Fernando Valley. We are growing the game of lacrosse through H3 - honor hustle and humility.
Head injury continues to be a serious concern in youth sports, even when wearing helmets. Tribe Lacrosse takes the risk of head injury very seriously. Coaches are required to follow the Concussion Management Plan Guidelines set forth by US Lacrosse and observe the signs and symptoms of concussion as outlined in the Guidelines.
Concussion Signs and Symptoms
Symptoms (reported by player)
Appears dazed or stunned
Is confused about assignment or position
Forgets an instruction
Is unsure of game, score or opponent
Answers questions slowly
Loses consciousness (even briefly)
Shows mood, behavior or personality changes
Can’t recall events prior to hit or fall
Can’t recall events after hit or fall
Headache or “pressure” in head
Nausea or vomiting
Balance problems or dizziness
Double or blurry vision
Sensitivity to light or noise
Feeling sluggish, hazy, foggy, or groggy
Concentration or memory problems
Does not “feel right” or is “feeling down”
Players with one or more signs or symptoms of concussion will be removed from activity until cleared by a medical professional.
More information about concussions, what to look for, and how to manage a child with concussion can be accessed here.