Football Player Collapses at Practice
The ninth-grader was taken to the hospital but appears to be fine.
Update 6:30 a.m.
Bartow County Fire and EMS personnel responded to Cass High School on Wednesday afternoon after reports that a 13-year-old boy had fallen unconscious at the football field, Bartow County Scanner reported.
According to FOX 5 News, which talked to Superintendent John Harper, the ninth-grader collapsed at football practice because he had not eaten all day. He has since been released from the hospital.