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MONROE, Ga. -- A Walton Academyseventh grader was hospitalized after beinginjuredat football practice Monday evening.

Jon Ross Snell got hit during a regular drill, according to Donald Williams, Walton Academy's head football coach.

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According to witnesses,Snell was airlifted to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston shortly before 6 p.m.

The coach saidthe boysuffered some bleeding on the brain.

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