Tyler Christman a freshman football player at Carthage High school passed away according to reports. Christman was injured during a junior varsity game on Saturday.
WCAX is reporting that the Freshman died on Tuesday. Christman’s organs will be donated, according to his father’s Facebook post. Christman was just 14 years old.
The 14-year-old player got injured during his J-V team’s away game at West Genesee on Saturday, September 18. Tyler’s aunt, Faith Parks, said that he died at Upstate University Hospital. His final moments included a ‘hero walk,’ a ceremonial event to honor a patient before an organ donation.
Please keep the Christman family in your prayers during this tough time.