A lawsuit stemming from the head-injury death of a Frostburg State University football player should be dismissed because his coaches did not know the athlete was bleeding or had suffered a concussion and could not have foreseen that he was endangering his life by participating in practice drills, lawyers say.
A Frostburg University football player died during the 2011 preseason. Now his family is blaming what they call the “utter incompetence” of the coaching staff. They have filed a lawsuit against the coaches, the NCAA and the helmet manufacturer.
The parents of a Frostburg State University football player who died after a second concussion accused coaches at the Maryland school of conducting “gladiatorial” high-speed drills that caused players to suffer repeated blows to the head.
A Frostburg State University football player who suffered a fatal concussion last year is getting some permanent recognition at his Germantown high school.
Helmet-to-helmet contact is the cause of death for a Frostburg State football player. Derek Sheely, 22, died during practice late last month.
Friends and family members are sharing memories of a Frostburg State University football player who died after collapsing during practice.
The father of a Frostburg State University football player who died this week says his son suffered head trauma.
A Frostburg State University football player has died after collapsing during practice.