An Alabama high school football player died Friday after passing out at practice Tuesday.
Dimitri McKee,17 a senior at Lee Montgomery high school played offensive line for the Generals, stood about 6’4, and 385lbs.
He was at practice Tuesday evening when he passed out and was transported to a local hospital where he died Friday.
Alabama High School Athletic Association released a statement Saturday saying,
“Our heartfelt condolences go out to the McKee family and to Dimitri’s coaches and teammates at Lee High School, its faculty and student body for their tragic loss,” AHSAA Executive Director Alvin Briggs said in the statement. “We offer our deepest sympathies and pray God will sustain each of them in this time of such great sadness.”