EUCLID, OH – A Euclid High School football player died Sunday after being injured in a Friday night game.
Andre Jackson is on the Euclid athletic’s webpage as “a junior that plays full back and outside linebacker for the football team. His favorite subject in school is math.” Jackson’s jersey number was 48. A Euclid schools’ spokesperson confirmed his death to Fox 8.
The Euclid School District released the following statement concerning Jackson’s death.
Today, Euclid High School junior Andre L. Jackson passed away following an injury sustained during Friday night’s football game. Andre was a hardworking student-athlete that brought smiles to all those with whom he came in contact. The Euclid City School District would like to extend its deepest sympathy to the Jackson family during this horrific time.