Schoolboy Rugby Death

A 16-year-old school boy has died after collapsing during a rugby match in Kidderminster. He was a pupil at Haybridge High School.

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Statement on school rugby death

A statement has been released by Haybridge High School and Sixth Form in Worcestershire following the death of a 15 year old schoolboy who collapsed during a rugby match. The statement from headteacher Caroline Hoddinott reads:

"As you know, as a school we have experienced a tragic loss. Our thoughts are with family and friends. Thank-you for all your support and prayers at this time. We would greatly appreciate it should you need to contact us today that you do so by email so that telephone messages are for emergencies only."

– Caroline Hoddinott, Headteacher Haybridge High School and Sixth Form

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