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LHSAA Statement on the Death of Franklin Parish High School’s Tyrell Cameron

Posted: 09-05-2015 | Categories: Football, Administrators

LHSAA Statement on the Death of Franklin Parish High School's Tyrell Cameron

On behalf of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) our deepest sympathies go out to the friends and family of Tyrell Cameron, Franklin Parish High School and the surrounding community in the wake of the recent tragedy.

“As a former coach and administrator I have had the unfortunate experience that both Coach Sebren and Principal Gunter are currently enduring. However, as a father of three children, my heart breaks for Tyrell’s family. I cannot imagine their pain,” said Eddie Bonine, LHSAA Executive Director.

The LHSAA holds the safety of its student-athletes at the highest priority. The LHSAA’s Sports Medicine Advisory Committee is comprised of doctors and certified athletic trainers from across the state and meets twice a year to discuss tactics in minimizing the inherent risks that all sports entail.

 

About the LHSAA

The LHSAA is a private entity that provides and regulates interscholastic athletic programs that promote fair and equitable competition among its member schools that is in the best interest of the student-athlete. For more information about the LHSAA, visit http://www.LHSAA.org.

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