Bonked by Ball, Spectator Sues for $15 Million 

As a result, the suit says, Mayo suffered "severe and permanent injuries; physical pain and mental anguish" and lost earnings. The suit did not elaborate on the nature of those injuries or how the football caused them.

Mayo has asked for $15 million in damages. She says in the suit that it was the responsibility of the two colleges to ensure the football game was a safe environment for spectators, and that Hampden-Sydney was responsible for the unnamed kicker's actions.

Mayo's attorney did not return Style's calls by press time. Anne Marie Lauranzon, Randolph-Macon's director of marketing and communications, says college officials only recently became aware of the lawsuit and were reviewing it now. "I think we're just going to wait and see what happens," she says.



  • Click here for more News and Features


    Comments

    Subscribe to this thread:

    Add a comment

  • Re: After Investigation, Mayor Dwight Jones Gets a Lecture but No Charges

    • lol..This is Richmond! We all knew his skeevy ass was going to get off..

    • on December 2, 2016
  • Re: The Final Tally: What the Election Day Numbers Tell Us About Richmond

    • How about Jack Berry only showed up in the more "affluent areas"..Example, I live on…

    • on December 2, 2016
  • Re: Richmonders Bring Back Tales From the Pipeline Protests at Standing Rock

    • Actually Packfan, The oil is intended to be shipped out of this country, all the…

    • on December 1, 2016
  • More »
  • Latest in Street Talk (Old)

    Copyright © 2016 Style Weekly
    Richmond's alternative for news, arts, culture and opinion
    All rights reserved
    Powered by Foundation