Winona State football player dies in practice

Shawn Afryl, a transfer from Illinois, was 22

A Winona State football player died in a voluntary conditioning session Monday night, according to Warriors Associate Head Football Coach Cam Keller.

Winona State football team grieves loss of Afryl

Warriors coaching staff to help players cope, overcome loss of teammate

According to the coaching staff, the Warriors held a meeting Monday night. They're taking it hard. The number one priority, therefore, is to help everyone cope.