Photo of high school football player praying for injured teammate goes viral

The photo depicts a Richton High School football player kneeling and praying for an injured teammate.

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The photo first received attention when it was posted on Facebook by local resident Cathy Smith Green. She wrote that the local school system is very small, with a total of approximately 450 K-12 students.

Green identified the praying player as Daylen Jones.

The photo has quickly gone viral, and has been liked and shared several thousand times.

Richton High School is a small school in MS.  Total K-12, we have perhaps 450 students, and everyone knows...

Posted by Cathy Smith Green on Saturday, October 31, 2015

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