WSU Tragedy: Football Senior Serxho Guraleci Dies During Weight Workout

Grief counseling is being offered to Wayne State University football players and friends of Serxho Guraleci, a varsity football player who died Monday while lifting weights with fellow players.

The 22-year-old senior, whose first name was pronounced SERR-show, collapsed suddenly Monday at a workout facility in Macomb County, says a university statement quoted by WXYZ and other media:  

WXYZ. By law, health clubs are required to have that device. A gym manager didn't respond to the station's inquiry 

The player was from Albania, grew up in Sterling Heights and attended Utica Stevenson High School, reports WXYZ. A video profile is below.

Guraleci, who was completing degree requirements in kinesiology and secondary education, was set to graduate this spring. 

Read more:  WXYZ

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