Following the death of Georgia Bulldogs football player Devin Willock and football staff member Chandler LeCroy, teammates, coaches, friends and others are sharing their condolences through social media.
Willock and LeCroy died in a car crash early Sunday morning. Georgia Bulldogs released a statement confirming their deaths. Two other members of the football program were injured.
We are heartbroken over the passing of Devin and Chandler.— Georgia Bulldogs (@UGAAthletics) January 15, 2023
Our prayers are with their families during this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/BYLH8Xipwa
Here is reaction from the rest of the Bulldogs and college football community.
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart
Georgia Tech football:
Our entire program and community send our most sincere and deepest condolences to @GeorgiaFootball on the passing of Devin Willock and Chandler LeCroy. Our thoughts are with their families, friends, teammates and coaches.— Georgia Tech Football (@GeorgiaTechFB) January 15, 2023
Bulldogs lineman Warren Brinson
Bulldogs safety Javon Bullard
Bulldogs fan Sam Kramer thanked Willock just yesterday for taking a moment to make his grandson feel special.
Special thank u to @DevinWillock for taking time for my grandson when he didn’t have to. U went out of ur way to make him feel special and U made his day!! Good luck next year! Go Dawgs! pic.twitter.com/3pgfXAMBFQ— Sam Kramer 🖤❤🐶 (@samkramer76) January 14, 2023
Former #Bulldog and current Eagles defensive lineman Jordan Davis posting about the tragic loss of two UGA football members .— Alison Mastrangelo (@AlisonWSB) January 15, 2023
“I can’t even believe it, can’t even find the words to explain the feeling. I love you like a brother Dev.” pic.twitter.com/vh9tgPD7Vg
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UGA President Jere W. Morehead
“On behalf of the University of Georgia, our entire campus grieves for the loss of two young members of our campus community—student-athlete Devin Willock and football staff member Chandler LeCroy. Our thoughts and prayers are with their families and friends. We also pray for the full recovery of those injured in this tragic accident.”
Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp
“Our hearts break for the young lives lost last night and their families. We are lifting up their loved ones, friends, and teammates in prayer this morning.”
Georgia Athletic Director Josh Brooks
Our condolences are with the entire @GeorgiaFootball and @UGAAthletics community. 🧡 https://t.co/9CivVIYkLh— Clemson Football (@ClemsonFB) January 15, 2023
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