Former 'Wrecking Crew' Player Suffers Stroke

By: Michael Oder Email
By: Michael Oder Email

A member of the famous Texas A&M Wrecking crew is fighting for his life.

Patrick "Shorty" Henry suffered a stroke on October 3rd. He's been in a coma in the intensive care unit at the College Station Medical Center since.

Shorty has had two brain surgeries to stop bleeding and was in a medically induced coma. Now, friends and family are taking turns talking to Shorty, waiting for him to wake up.

"Keep your prayers coming. God works miracles," says Jennifer McGrath, Patrick's wife.

"We have faith and we need him back. His babies need him."

Patrick and Jennifer have five month old twins and no medical insurance. Former teammates and friends have set up several ways that you can help out.

There are several ways to donate.

There is a paypal account set up. You can find the information and link to PayPal on the Patrick "Shorty" Henry blog link below this article.

There is also a Facebook page where you can donate as well. The link for it can be found below this article.

Checks can be made out to: Patrick Shorty Henry Benefit
Mail to: Citibank
711 University Drive
College Station, TX 77840

~Checks with account number.
Make out to "Patrick Shorty Henry Benefit"
Memo Line - 113193532-9784356181

~Domestic Wires
ROUTING NUMBER : 113193532
ACCOUNT NUMBER : 9784356181

~International Wires
SWIFT CODE : CITIUS33
ROUTING NUMBER : 113193532
ACCOUNT NUMBER : 9784356181


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@kbtx.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 104737619 - kbtx.com/a?a=104737619