Caleb Van Hoozer was among three people killed in a car crash early Sunday morning near Terre Haute, Indiana.
The freshman quarterback at Indiana State was preparing for his first game before he died.
His high school football team Lakota EastFootball announced it on Twitter on Sunday afternoon.
“It is with a heavy heart that we mourn the loss of Caleb Vanhuser, a former great Hawks player and football player from Indiana State, who was called home to Heaven early in the morning. We will never forget his contribution to our program. RIP #2. We love you,” the tweet reads.
The college football community expresses its condolences to all the victims of this tragic accident, including Vanhuser.
Our thoughts are with the families and friends of the victims.