Tyler Symes was a freshman back in 2010, when a puck hit him in the chest. He skated to the bench, where he collapsed. His heart simply stopped beating.
High school freshman Tyler Symes was a bit awestruck during his big surprise visit from a big-league player at Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital on Wednesday afternoon.
A 15-year-old Milford High hockey player collapsed during a game Monday, but quick thinking by people nearby and teamwork saved his life.