Students, football players, coaches and teachers at Agoura High are mourning the loss of freshman Carter Stone, an offensive lineman who died Thursday. he was 15
According to Football Agoura football coach Dustin Croick, Carter underwent routine arthroscopic surgery on his shoulder and later died. Carter’s parents later told officers that a T-cell leukemia tumor had been discovered on his heart, Croick said.
Croick said the death hit the Agoura community hard.
“It’s been a tough day,” said Agoura quarterback Ty Dieffenbach.
“The kid was amazing and worked so hard,” Croick said.
He said the family was very supportive of the football program. Carter has an older sister who is a team manager. His parents, Brian and Danielle, plan to host a team dinner next week to comfort those who knew Stone.
Croick said: “Our community gathers around family. He was a humble, hardworking kid.”
https://www.latimes.com/sports/highschool/story/2022-08-28/agoura-community-mourning-the-death-of-carter-stone-football-player Agoura community mourning the death of Carter Stone at 15