This June 2006 photo provided by Kristen Sheely shows her son, Derek Sheely, during his high school graduation in Germantown, Md. Sheely died in 2011 after sustaining a head injury during football practice at Frostburg State University. The NCAA and other defendants have settled his parents’ wrongful death lawsuit for $1.2 million.
This June 2006 photo provided by Kristen Sheely shows her son, Derek Sheely, during his high school graduation in Germantown, Md. Sheely died in 2011 after sustaining a head injury during football practice at Frostburg State University. The NCAA and other defendants have settled his parents’ wrongful death lawsuit for $1.2 million. Kristen Sheely AP
This June 2006 photo provided by Kristen Sheely shows her son, Derek Sheely, during his high school graduation in Germantown, Md. Sheely died in 2011 after sustaining a head injury during football practice at Frostburg State University. The NCAA and other defendants have settled his parents’ wrongful death lawsuit for $1.2 million. Kristen Sheely AP

Independence attorney reaches $1.2 million settlement in wrongful death suit of college football player

August 08, 2016 5:24 PM