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North Mississippi teen dies during football game

A second north Mississippi teenager has died on the football field this season after a player collapsed on the field during a JV game Monday night according to school officials.

The player collapsed on the field and was later pronounced dead at NMMC in Tupelo.

The player, William Anderson, 15, is a freshman offensive lineman for the Houston Hilltoppers.

Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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