Georgia high school football player who died awarded scholarship

De’Antre Turman, 16, of Creekside High School’s football team died Friday after a routine tackle play caused the player to drop and go ‘limp’ during the schools scrimmage game against Banneker High School. The 5-foot-11, 164-pound11th-grader was a cornerback and was set to graduate in June 2015. The young man was only a junior yet […]

Atlanta area high school football player dies after being injured during scrimmage game

A Fulton County, Ga. high school football player died after being injured during a scrimmage game Friday night. The Fulton County Medical Examiner’s office confirmed this morning that the student was DeAntre Turman, who is a junior at Creekside High School in Fairburn, Ga., died after being injured on the Banneker High School field Friday […]