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.

He says they will honor his memory this season.