High School Sports

Clayton High adds counselors after baseball player's death

Posted December 14, 2012

— Additional counselors were working at Clayton High School Friday, the day after a popular senior baseball player collapsed during a workout and died.

Teammates said Hogan Teem collapsed during an offseason workout and CPR was performed before he was taken by ambulance to the hospital. He died some time later.

"Clayton High lost a great young man," said Principal Clinton Eaves in a statement Friday. "Clayton High School expresses their sincere wishes for the family. This was an outstanding student. He gave 100 percent in all that he did. He was devoted to his family, friends, and teammates."

Clayton also postponed boys and girls basketball games scheduled to be played Friday night at Garner High School. A make-up date for the games has not been announced.

Teammates said Teem was popular on and off the field.

"He would always find a way to brighten your day no matter what," teammate Nathan Lee said. "Even in baseball and everything going on outside the lines, outside the field, (it) didn't matter because Hogan gave 110 percent. He made you want to give more toward your game."

Comments

Please to add a comment.

Oldest First
View all
Find My School
Scoreboard
Baseball
Final
LEE 0
AYCK 4
 
Final
MBK 5
FUQ 6
Final
SGRA 5
MDWY 6
 
5/28
AYCK
LEE
5/28
FUQ
MBK
 
5/28
MARV
CRST
 
5/28
MDWY
SGRA
 
5/28
NSUR
RAND
 
5/28
PROV
BTLR
 
5/28
SSTA
ELKN
 
5/28
WHITE
WCOL
 
Final
APEX 1
CON 2
 
Final
LNCH 3
HIWD 2
 
Final
NDUP 3
NSPN 0
 
Final
NGUL 3
TOPS 2
 
Final
SCAL 0
NDAV 2
 
5/28
BUNN
SGRA
 
5/28
CON
APEX
 
5/28
ENKA
PIED
 
5/28
HIWD
LNCH
 
5/29
FORB
FRNK
 
5/29
NSPN
NDUP
 
5/30
CARR
FORB
 
5/30
PAN
PROV
 
5/30
RCHA
WHITE
 
5/30
SWAN
ACR