Name of Oscar Smith student who died after collapsing at football practice released

Posted at 8:58 PM, Oct 17, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-18 20:51:51-04

Update:Police have now released the name of the sophomore who died after collapsing at football practice. 

Police say the student has been identified as JV football player Jhevontae Davis.


According to Chesapeake police, a 14-year-old Oscar Smith High School student died Wednesday after collapsing at football practice.

School officials say he was experiencing breathing difficulties when he collapsed.

He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

NewsChannel 3 is working to gather more details.