By age 6, David Henderson could hit a baseball over his roof. Qunzena Henderson figured that was her son’s ticket off the troubled streets of the Bayview district. “But he said, ‘No, mom, I wanna play football,’” she recalled. Read More
David Henderson, the former San Francisco prep football standout, died Monday night at San Francisco General Hospital. Read More
The mother of critically injured local football standout David Henderson said Tuesday that her son is a “mama’s boy” who was looking for a way to get her out of The City’s Bayview district.
Waiting outside the intensive-care unit hospital room, Qunzena Henderson said her son — the former Lincoln High School star — had received calls of interest from the University of Nebraska’s football program mere days before he was shot in the head Thursday in the 1400 block of Kirkwood Avenue. Read More