Prayers answered: Mississippi basketball player speaks first words two days after being injured on court
Published 6:45 am Friday, January 20, 2023
The prayers of friends and family were answered after a Mississippi high school basketball player spoke her first words Thursday, nearly two days after sustaining a serious head injury at a Tuesday night basketball game.
The Jefferson County School District posted an update concerning Zyer Smith, a basketball player at Jefferson County High School in Fayette.
Friends, family and the entire JCHS community continue to offer prayers and support after Smith was transported to a hospital in Jackson.
Below is the letter posted on Facebook by the school district:
January 19, 2023