SHAWNEE, Kan. -- The community is standing behind a young athlete hurt in a diving accident.
Nolan Sprague dove into a neighborhood pool last week and broke his neck. According to a GoFundMe page -- the Mill Valley High student is paralyzed from the chest down and may never walk again. The page has already raised more than $85,000.
Sprague's dad runs Strike Zone Baseball Academy in Shawnee. The family is getting support from the Royals. Danny Duffy sent out this tweet asking his followers to support the family:
Very tough situation for a really good kid. Give this a look if you got time! Hang in there nolan! https://t.co/bguXwdfbql
— Danny Duffy (@Duffman) August 12, 2018