Posted November 21, 2013 by Tabby T in News

High School Football Player Charged With Beating Opponent With Helmet At Game! [Video]

We all know how heated and competitive sports can get, especially football, with it being such a full-contact sport. NYDailyNews reports an incident where one high school football player took things to the extreme! “A Hamburg High School football player, above in white, has been charged with assault for ripping off an opponent’s helmet and beating him with it during a game in September.

A Pennsylvania high school football player is facing assault charges after he tore off an opposing player’s helmet and beat him with it during a game. The ugly incident occurred during the third quarter of a game between Annville-Cleona High School and Hamburg High in Hamburg, Pa., on Sept. 6, according to local reports.

South Annville Township police said Wednesday the helmet swinging goon, a Hamburg senior, would be charged as a juvenile with assault and disorderly conduct, NBC Philadelphia reported. The assault was caught on video and widely broadcast in the media and online. The video showed the Hamburg defender, wearing number 15, rush an Annville-Cleona player who punched his teammate during a scuffle after an Annville running play.” Check out the footage below, & feel free to share your thoughts on this incident by dropping your comments below!

Source: NY Daily News

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