A University of Maryland football player, who got sick during a team workout on Tuesday afternoon, was taken to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore as a precaution after he got sick during a team workout, as first reported by the Baltimore Sun’s Don Markus.
Raymond Boone, a defensive back from Greenbelt, Tweeted about his to his hospital departure on Wednesday:
I get to go home today 🙏🏾💯— 𝙍𝘼𝙔𝙈𝙊𝙉𝘿 𝘽𝙊𝙊𝙉𝙀 ✞ (@_SavageRay) February 6, 2019
“A student-athlete was transported to the hospital for precautionary measures during an afternoon workout on Tuesday, February 5th,” Jennings wrote in a statement first obtained by the Sun. “The student was accompanied to the hospital by our medical training staff and team physician, and was released the following day.”
This incident occurred 11 months after Jordan McNair died two weeks after suffering a heat stroke during a team conditioning test on May 29. Since this event, former head coach D.J. Durkin was fired in November, the day following his reinstatement after McNair’s death. Current head coach Michael Locksley was hired in December.
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