Ernest Ward Basketball Player, 13, Airlifted After Game Injury

December 9, 2010

A 13-year old Ernest Ward Middle School girlsĀ  basketball player was airlifted to a Pensacola hospital after suffering an apparent head injury during a Thursday night game.

Brianna Parker was transported by LifeFlight to Sacred Heart Hospital. She was released from the hospital Thursday night after being treated for a concussion.

Pictured above: LifeFlight lands at the Walnut Hill Fire Station to transport an injured Ernest Ward Middle School girls basketball player. photo, click to enlarge.


36 Responses to “Ernest Ward Basketball Player, 13, Airlifted After Game Injury”

  1. krystalwhitehead on December 14th, 2010 10:09 pm

    hey brianna im so glad your ok by the way im krystal whitehead austin whiteheads sisster i say sadly any ways im so glad your ok and i want you to kow me and morgan ward prayed for you that night i was crying cause it was so sad and so was cameron one of the cheerleaders any way im glad your ok see you tommorrow witch is going to be thursdaydec.14…2010

  2. Kathy McDonald on December 11th, 2010 7:24 am

    Hope you are feeling better, We love you!!

    Your Cousins Kathy, Hub, Alex, Aaron and Tyler

  3. jada on December 10th, 2010 10:06 pm

    glad to hear your doing good

  4. Courtney on December 10th, 2010 7:57 pm

    Praying for you Brianna hope you feel better!

  5. EWMS MOM on December 10th, 2010 12:24 pm


  6. mom on December 10th, 2010 10:17 am

    We are so glad to hear you are better Annie was really worried…. and I can’t believe someone put up a fuss about moving thier vehicle, they shouldn’t be parked up by the gym doors anyway…

  7. Coach Steele( Flomaton High School ) on December 10th, 2010 8:05 am

    The Flomaton Middle School Girls would like you to know that we are thinking of you and hope you fully recover soon.
    Coach Steele

  8. Bryan on December 10th, 2010 8:05 am

    Good to see a happy ending to this story. Great job by all staff, nurses, and medical personnel. EXCEPT for the person in the white truck who decided to spend time cussing me out for asking her to move her truck to make room for nurse, fire truck, and ambulance.

  9. Jennifer Freeman on December 10th, 2010 4:09 am

    I am so glad to hear that you are okay….. Take it easy and I love you!!!!!!

  10. Mrs. Spence on December 10th, 2010 3:40 am

    Praying for you!

  11. Leigh on December 10th, 2010 2:55 am

    So glad to see you were released.. you are still in our prayers and hope you are back up and running soon…:o)

  12. Chad on December 10th, 2010 1:50 am

    Thank God you are ok – you take care of yourself – the sports will be their when you are able to return. Have a great weekend!! Be Safe

  13. Rita Parker on December 10th, 2010 1:30 am

    Truly Blessed……
    Bre was non-responsive for over an hour. During which time everyone scrambling to help. Medic’s doing their jobs and showing such compassion. Parents and classmates trying to help any way possible.
    Racing to the hospital to find Mrs. Perry waiting. Lisa and Jensen arrive as family begin to pour in. Bro. Tim there for us all. As the trauma center team is busy working on Bre. Chaplin Larry placing us all together in a room and keeping us posted on Bre’s rapid recovery. A multitude of prayer’s lifting our Bre up to the mighty hands of God….

    Bre is now home resting with a major headache!!!
    To each and every individual…. from the depths of this Mother’s heart ~
    God Bless You

  14. brianna parker on December 9th, 2010 11:13 pm

    thank u everyone for the thoughts and prayers. im doing better ijust had a concussion….BUT NO SPORTS FOR 6 WEEKS, thatss the worst part!!!!!:’( ”might” be coming back to school monday…dont know yet….

  15. Lil Levi on December 9th, 2010 11:10 pm

    Hope you feel better bribri

  16. Amy Kite on December 9th, 2010 10:19 pm

    i hope you feel better brianna. i am praying for you . get better soon . stay strong!

  17. haylee on December 9th, 2010 10:08 pm

    Praying for you Brianna!! Hope you feel better real soon!! :)

  18. Zach on December 9th, 2010 9:46 pm

    I’m prayin for you and your family brinna hope you get better

  19. Abbie's Mom on December 9th, 2010 9:41 pm

    We are praying for you Brianna!

  20. jada on December 9th, 2010 9:39 pm

    get well soon stay strong

  21. angel on December 9th, 2010 9:22 pm

    Girl, what am I going to do without you? I hope you get better soon. You are in my prayers.

  22. TEAMBER M on December 9th, 2010 8:53 pm


  23. Mary A. on December 9th, 2010 8:45 pm

    Brianna is doing ok. She has a concussion. She will stay for observation for a few more hours. Thanks to everyone who prayed for her.

  24. Kay Campbell on December 9th, 2010 8:40 pm

    The injured girl was Brianna Parker , hope she is going to be ok. Prayers sent!!

  25. The Dix Family on December 9th, 2010 8:33 pm

    W are definately lifting this young girl up in prayer!

  26. Laura Chavers on December 9th, 2010 8:26 pm

    Brianna, I’m praying for you.

  27. Jada T. on December 9th, 2010 8:21 pm

    Brianna I hope you get well soon . We all are praying for you .

  28. allison on December 9th, 2010 8:19 pm

    Brianna I will be praying for you, my day will NOT be the same without you. School for me is going to be lonely in till you come back.

  29. Danielle on December 9th, 2010 8:18 pm

    She will definitely be in my prayers! God give her a speedy recovery. Amen.

  30. Samantha on December 9th, 2010 8:06 pm

    Prayin for ya Brianna.! Hope you get well soon.! I kno the whole team is prayin for ya.! See ya soon.!

  31. mom on December 9th, 2010 8:04 pm

    We are keeping you and your family in our prayers, it was sad to see someone so young hurting

  32. centurygirl on December 9th, 2010 8:01 pm

    Who is the Girl??? hope she is ok..

  33. JP on December 9th, 2010 7:45 pm

    i hope she can get back to shcool as soon as she can.C U SOON!!!!

  34. :( on December 9th, 2010 7:41 pm

    Who was the girl? I hope she’s okay!!

  35. AL on December 9th, 2010 7:29 pm

    Horrible news to hear… hope she does ok.

  36. JP on December 9th, 2010 7:28 pm

    you will be in our prayers!! BP

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