Lockport Union-Sun & Journal Online

High Schools

October 1, 2012

Community remembers teammate, football enthusiast

Tyler Miller, 14, loved not only playing football, but coaching it as well.

(Continued)

BARKER —

“He was somebody that everyone liked and wanted to be around. And he always had a big smile on his face.”

Bruning said a moment of silence is planned prior to the start of both Barker/Roy-Hart's varsity and JV football games this weekend.

“He really was a very special young man,” Bruning said. “He was just one of those kids who was very liked by all his classmates. He was everyone's friend — someone who would go out of his way to make you happy or to get you pumped up.”

First year Barker/Roy-Hart JV football Nate Sutch said he coached Miller in football this year, but also coached him in football and wrestling when he was still in elementary school.

“He was a fun person to be around,” Sutch said. “He was just so energetic, always had a smile on his face and was always trying to make other people laugh. I asked him one day recently how everything was going and he told me how excited he was helping out his dad coach in Bar-Lyn. He was definitely positive about that and you could tell how much he loved doing it. We're all going to miss him.”

Text Only
High Schools
Featured Ads
Photos


Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Front page
AP Video
Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN
Seasonal Content
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP Video
Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN
Seasonal Content
Helium debate
Helium
Section Teases

Seasonal Content
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.