E.J. Lightsey the star linebacker who recently committed to the University of Georgia is currently hospitalized after being shot in Georgia.
Two men were injured on Monday Night in a shooting that happened in Fitzgerald, Georgia, around 6:30 pm.
EJ Lightsey, a Fitzgerald football player and UGA commit, was injured in the shooting and taken to the hospital via ambulance.
Police believe it is possibly a gang related shooting and Lightsey was just in the wrong place at the wrong time as an innocent bystander.
The 6’2, 210 pound linebacker was a star on the Fitzgerald High School football team that recently won the State Championship. E.J. is a three star prospect and the 44th best inside linebacker in the country according to 247Sports.
We at NFL Draft Diamonds, are praying for a speedy recovery.