On August 19, 2010 Adam Patrick Seymour, an incoming freshman, collapsed while competing in a pre-season training run with the Lynchburg College soccer team. Adam subsequently died on August 22, 2010 as a result of the sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) which struck him on August 19th.
In order to honor Adam and keep his memory alive, his friends and family have formed the Adam P. Seymour Foundation.
The Adam P. Seymour Foundation will:
- Provide scholarships to deserving athletes who demonstrate academic, civic and/or artistic achievement.
- Provide assistance and support for congenital heart defect (CHD) and Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) awareness and research.
- Provide support for youth programs, services and activities.