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College Football Redshirt Freshman DB Has Died

first_imgA generic view of a goal line marker.(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)A freshman college football player passed away this week. Redshirt freshman Augustus Lee, who played his collegiate football at Richmond, passed away the school confirmed on Tuesday afternoon.Richmond’s school paper revealed the cause of death for Lee. According to the report, Lee died of suicide by asphyxiation.Head football coach Russ Huesman released a statement about Lee’s passing.“We are deeply saddened by the loss of Augustus Lee. Gus was a terrific young man and a great member of our Richmond family. His loss is a true tragedy to those who knew and loved him. Our thoughts and prayers are with Gus’ family. This is a very difficult time for everyone in the Richmond Spider family.”Lee was a redshirt freshman defensive back for the program.Our thoughts are with the Lee family and the Richmond community.[Richmond]last_img read more

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