Contact Us

Texas Football Teams Work Together to Save a Life [VIDEO]

Subscribe to 1025 KISS FM on

UPDATE: We’ve received an update on the man who fell ill during the game. You can read it here.

There’s nothing more action packed and exciting than indoor football. I prefer indoor football to NCAA/NFL games most of the time, and this Saturday proved to me just how much I love indoor football.

Credit: Boleo/TSM A Diehard Venom Fan
Credit: Boleo/TSM A Diehard Amarillo Venom Fan

One thing I will say, the Amarillo Venom always play hard and show the true spirit of sportsmanship.

Saturday, May 13, the Amarillo Venom played the Texas Revolution, the same team they beat last year in the playoffs, so I expected this to be a fierce game. These were two teams that wanted nothing more than victory.

But who would ever think that both teams would be winners?

During the 3rd quarter, paramedics were quickly called to the end zone. Like most fans in the crowd, I thought a player had been injured.

No, a player was not injured.

Paramedics headed to the stands, not the end zone. A fan was suffering a seizure.

But that is when things changed quickly.

Players from both teams quickly responded by assisting EMTs. They went into the stands to assist in whatever way they could. And since the stretcher was on the field and couldn’t be put in the stands easily, the players assisted in getting the injured fan onto the field and on a stretcher.

In addition, players still on the field prayed for the fan.

I was absolutely blown away by the courage and determination of not just the EMTs, but the players as well. They went completely out of their way to do whatever it would take to help in such a critical situation.

My faith in humanity has been restored, and both the Amarillo Venom and the Texas Revolution should be commended for helping save the life of a fan.

By the way, the Venom lost to the Revolution 68-61. But they were all winners in my book.

WIN $1,000 CASH RIGHT NOW

Read More From Boleo


VIRAL

Lubbock Man’s Heated Confrontation With Alleged Grifter

 

 

 

MORE

Intense Dashcam Footage of Crash Involving Lubbock Police Officer

 

 

 

Best of 102.5 Kiss

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1025kiss.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KISS CLUB quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KISS CLUB contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.