Vigil Tonight in Honor of Brocton Football Player

September 18, 2013 Updated Sep 18, 2013 at 6:42 AM EDT

By WKBW News

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Vigil Tonight in Honor of Brocton Football Player

September 18, 2013 Updated Sep 18, 2013 at 6:42 AM EDT

(BROCTON, NY) WKBW - Wednesday night, friends and family will gather on the Brocton football field to honor Damon Janes. The 16-year-old junior died on Monday at Women and Children's hospital. He was injured in a helmet-to-helmet collision during a game against Portville on Friday.

A spaghetti dinner benefit will be held for Janes' family this weekend.
The event will be held Sunday, September 29th from 12 P.M. - 8 P.M. at Nickel Plate Depot on 131 Central Avenue, in Brocton.