(WRIC) — You may not realize it, but girls are twice as likely as boys to suffer a concussion or traumatic brain injury.
The numbers are astounding and continue to climb. Meet Virginia girl Sophie Dolan, who was just doing what she does best — playing basketball. But she ended up with a concussion and in a wheelchair.
It happened in March during the championships. And now, the young girl is on a quest to bring the issue to the attention of parents.
Watch the above video to see her story.