Sam Westmoreland Cause of Death

Sam Westmoreland Cause of Death – How did he die? What happened

College football player Sam Westmoreland dies aged 18 with his cause of death unknown: Mississippi State pay tribute to ‘tremendous young man’.

The community at Mississippi State University is in mourning after the sudden passing of freshman offensive lineman Sam Westmoreland at the age of 18. He would have turned 19 this Friday.

Official statements from the university did not indicate a cause of death and said that an investigation into the circumstances are ongoing.

‘The university is working cooperatively with the Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Office, the Oktibbeha County Coroner’s Office, the MSU Division of Student Affairs, and the MSU Athletics Department to determine the facts of this incident and will have no further comment until that assessment is completed,’ read a statement on the university’s athletic department website.

Sam Westmoreland Cause of Death

Statements from the president of MSU as well as head football coach Mike Leach expressed their condolences and sadness at the loss of Westmoreland.

Blog Title: Mississippi State football player Sam Westmoreland dead at 18. It is with a heavy heart that we report that Mississippi State football player Sam Westmoreland has died at the age of 18. Westmoreland was a highly touted recruit who had just begun his freshman season with the Bulldogs.

How did Sam Westmoreland die

The cause of death is currently unknown, but we will update this post as more information becomes available.

Westmoreland was a native of Mobile, Alabama, and was widely considered one of the top recruits in the state. He was a four-star recruit according to 247Sports and was ranked as the No. 16 offensive tackle in the country.

Sam Westmoreland Autopsy Report

“One of the most profound lessons I’ve learned while leading this great university is that the tragic loss of one of our students diminishes all of our students — and all of us at Mississippi State feel the impact of Sam Westmoreland’s death,” MSU President Mark E. Keenum said in a statement.

“My prayers are with Sam’s family and friends, with his MSU teammates and coaches and with the Tupelo community during this most difficult time.”

The university is working with the Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Office and the Oktibbeha County Coroner’s Office to determine what happened to Westmoreland.