Tyner basketball player Javon Craddock dies after game


CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – A Tyner High School Sophomore has died after a basketball game at the Boys and Girls Club Wednesday afternoon.

Javon Craddock became ill at the game and was rushed to the hospital, where he died.

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The sophomore played on the Tyner High basketball team.

Coach E’Jay Ward says Javon had great promise and had earned the respect of the older players.

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He says they will honor his memory this season.