Reggie Garrett, Update

September 18, 2010 by staff 

Reggie Garrett, Reggie Garrett High School soccer player collapsed Friday night on the key after completing a touchdown pass.

According to a representative at Memorial Hermann Baptist Hospital, the athlete 17 years, arrived at the hospital around 20 hours 30 did not respond.

Doctors worked on him for almost an hour but could not establish momentum, “said a representative.

Coaches said that hospital staff Garrett has not been hard hit and has not done anything unusual before collapsing.

Hospital officials, hundreds of people gathered in the lobby and the parking lot waiting word on the condition of the athlete. Many of those waiting were cheerleaders and classmates in singing hymns.

University of Houston coach Kevin Sumlin said in a statement: “We were recruiting Reggie. It is a tragedy for his league high school football and high school. Our thoughts and our prayers are with his family and friends. ”

An autopsy will be performed to determine what caused the death of Garrett.

Sparrow Funeral Home is handling funeral arrangements, which are pending.

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