High Schooler Crowned Homecoming King After Life-Altering Brain Injury

(CBS 19) — A year after Troup High School student-athlete Cooper Reid suffered a life-altering brain injury during a football game, he returned to the field Friday night.

Cooper was part of Troup High School’s 2023 Homecoming Court and his mother, Susanne escorted him down the field. Mintues later, the crowd erupted in cheers as they stood up when Cooper was crowned.

Before the announcement of the homecoming court, the tigers football team greeted and huddled around their teammate. CONTINUE