Vanderbilt’s Donny Everett died in a drowning accident. He was 19.
The Commodores are scheduled to play in an NCAA Regional game against Xavier on Friday night. Vanderbilt spokesman Rod Williamson said the status of Friday’s game has not yet been decided.
Everett, who was a standout at Clarksville High School. He was considered to be a potential first-round pick in the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft but kept his commitment to Vanderbilt.
The Milwaukee Brewer still took a Everett in the 29th round.
Everett finished his freshman season at Vandy with a 1.50 ERA in 12 innings, and he pitched one shutout inning in the SEC tournament on May 24.
Please keep his family and friends along with his coaches and teammates in your prays at this difficult time.