mens timberlands Hoover’s Ben Abercrombie has surgery after suffering neck injury
Hoover’s underwent successful neck surgery after suffering a major injury in his college football debut Saturday.
Hoover baseball coach Adam Moseley shared the latest update on Abercrombie’s condition via Twitter and later posted on Facebook to say the teen is “resting more comfortably” today.
Update on Ben. He’s fighting hard. Can’t wait to see him win this one.
Abercrobie remains in an intensive care unit at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. In addition, cards of encouragement can be sent to:Rhode Island Hospital NCCU 3
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Providence, Rhode Island 02903
Abercrombie, a standout for last year’s Hoover squad that won the Class 7A title, collapsed after hitting Rhode Island receiver Marven Beauvais early in the second quarter of Saturday’s 17 10 loss to Rhode Island, according to the Boston Herald.
Officials immediately recognized that he suffered a serious neck injury and rushed him to a Rhode Island hospital.
Hoover officials shared news of Abercrombie’s injury via social media, and there’s been an outpoursing of support. His family has asked for prayers.
Continuing to pray for and believe in Ben b/c I know he’d believe in me if I was in his shoes. Thrilled that the surgery went well.