AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — An Amherst College student who played on the school’s football team has died during spring break in Mexico City.
Officials at the Massachusetts college said in a statement that senior economics major Andrew Dorogi died Friday. The cause was not provided.
Dorogi played tight end and scored a touchdown in the Division III squad’s season opener last fall.
The school’s website says he was from Cleveland and attended the University School in Hunting Valley, Ohio.
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College officials offered their sympathies and said they were not releasing further details at the request of his family.
A U.S. State Department spokesman confirmed the death but would not provide details.
Amherst’s student newspaper said students and coaches gathered on campus Monday to remember Dorogi.
Amherst is a private school with about 1,800 students.