The following is a statement from Vanderbilt Director of Athletics David Williams:
"We learned last night of the tragic death of Donny Everett, an outstanding young man who exemplified the best of our university. As you can imagine, the team, the athletic department and the university are trying to come to terms with this tragedy. His parents and loved ones are on our minds and in our prayers as we share in their grief.”
Everett, a freshman pitcher on from Clarksville, drowned in Coffee County according to a report in the Tennessean.
During this sad time, the staff at VandyMania.com offers condolences to his family and friends. We will keep them and Donny in our prayers.