22 April 2009

pickering high school football player comes back from life altering injury

pickering, la. high school football player, jan veintidos

[A] wingback and linebacker for the Pickering Red Devil football team, was seriously injured on Oct. 10, 2008 in the District 4-2A opener against East Beauregard.

The junior standout suffered a broken neck on the first play of the game, leading to paralysis from the neck down and subsequent surgery on his neck to replace the shattered vertebrae. ~ read more by daniel green, leesville daily leader, monday 20 october 2008 issue