[Obituary] Captian Of Junior Ice Hockey Team, Ayr Centennials, Eli Palfreyman Dies At 19: It is shocking! the captain of junior ice hockey team Ayr Centennials is reported to have died. Eli Palfreyman who was the captain of Ayr Centennials has passed away. This shocking and heart-wrenching news was shared and affirmed by the team management. According to Ayr Centennials, Eli died on Tuesday night 30th August 2022. Meanwhile, the team shared this devastating news on Wednesday morning. What was Ayr Centennials’ captain’ age?
Eli Palfreyman Dies At The Age Of 19
As per the reports, Eli Palfreyman was just 19 years old. Moreover, he had been announced the captain of his side just five days earlier than his demise. We are mourning his demise along with his family, friends, and teammates. Prior to becoming the captain of the team, Eli Palfreyman served as the assistant captain.
What Happened To Eli Palfreyman?
As per the source, Ayr Centennial’s captain died during a match. Thus the flags will be flown at half-mast. North Dumfries’s township claimed this. Eli was from Cambridge and he was mainly known for being an ice hockey player. And recently he was also appointed as the skipper of Ayr Centennials.
Vice-President of Centennials named Brian Shantz stated, “The Ayr Centennials are devasted to announce that our captain Eli Palfreyman passed away last night, we are asking for your prayers and support for Eli Palfreyman’s family and each of our players. Our Centennials organization and the community of Ayr are in mourning.”
At this time, no report regarding Eli’s cause of death is available. We expect that the medical team will surely reveal what led the 19-year-old Eli Palfreyman to hand his life suddenly and unexpectedly.
Brian’s statement reads, “Eli had the best of care from our medical staff and quick response from the ambulatory staff. Medical doctors will have more answers for us in the coming days. Out of respect for the family’s right to privacy, we will not speculate on anything at this very difficult time. Cen’s nation also needs time to heal during this devastating time.”
Eli’s death news was first disclosed by Ayr Centennials through its social media handles. The team posted an image of its captain following his unexpected demise on Tuesday night on Instagram. Ayr Centennials’ Insta handle goes with the username @ayrcentennials. Visit this Insta handle to read the original statement posted by the team.