Indiana redshirt freshman wide receiver Isaac Griffith is in a medically induced coma after being involved in a swimming accident Monday in Florida. Griffith is in Sarasota Memorial’s Critical Care Unit, an his condition is critical, but stable. Read a statement from Griffith’s parents in this post.
Isaac’s parents, Shannon and Kim Griffith, are by their son’s side and deeply grateful for the prayers and support from friends and followers across the states. They have asked for privacy during their son’s recovery and shared the following statement:
“We deeply appreciate the prayers and outpouring of support coming to us through tweets, calls and messages, both from Florida and Indiana. We are seeing positive signs throughout the day and winning small battles that give us hope.”
The family will provide periodic updates through Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Twitter and other social media sites. They prefer to have no visitors or calls at this time, and ask the media to contact the hospital for condition updates.