Hospital releases condition update on Griffith

IU athletics relayed a statement from Sarasota (Fla.) Memorial Hospital that was approved by the Griffith family. The statement follows.

Indiana University freshman Isaac Griffith remains in a medically induced coma in Sarasota Memorial’s Critical Care Unit. His condition is critical, but stable. Doctors say he is showing small, but incremental improvements.

 

Isaac’s parents, Shannon and Kim Griffith are by their son’s side and deeply grateful for the prayers and support from friends and followers across the states. They have asked for privacy during their son’s recovery and shared the following statement:

 

“We deeply appreciate the prayers and outpouring of support coming to us through tweets, calls and messages, both from Florida and Indiana. We are seeing positive signs throughout the day and winning small battles that give us hope.”