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SHAYNA GAMM is hesitant but honest. “Do you think you have ever had a concussion?” I ask. It’s a balmy Thursday in August. She’s fidgeting near a turn of an indoor track in Harry Gladstein Fieldhouse in Bloomington, Indiana. Gamm plays softball. A catcher, the California native transferred to Indiana University from a junior college outside Chicago. “Yes, I have had a concussion,” she answers. “I had one in the fifth grade.” Sure, her head—encased in a plastic shell—has taken […]