Tuesday morning update from the Moody family:
TUES AM UPDATE FROM THE MOODY'S: Ryan had another good night last night. Surgery is scheduled for 12:30pm today. We'll post an update later this afternoon. Keep the positive energy flowing!
Note from Gil Moody, 6 p.m. Monday night on Ryan's condition:
Vital signs are stable and within normal limits. Ryan is conscious, but is very uncomfortable due to headaches, blurry vision and body pain. Indicators are favorable. Because of the (need to) reduce swelling of the head area he is scheduled for surgery tomorrow time TBD. We thank you for your continue support while we continue through these tough times. Ryan is fighting hard and he feels the love.
Our story from earlier Monday
Ashburn (Oct. 26, 2009) - As the family of Ryan Moody received what they termed an "overwhleming show of love and support" they had good news for those following the condition of the injured William and Mary and former Stone Bridge High School football player: he has been upgraded out of the intensive care unit.
Moody was involved in a car accident over the weekend and taken to Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News.
"Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with Ryan and his family," said William and Mary Assistant Athletic Director, Media Relaions, Pete Clawson.
Here is the note released by the Moody family on Monday:
NOTE FROM THE MOODY FAMILY FOR ALL RYAN FANS: Thank you so much for the overwhelming show of love and support from our friends in Ashburn. We can feel the power of the community that we call home, even a couple of hundred miles away. Ryan is improving, and has been upgraded out of the intensive care unit.
We will continue to post updates to this group to keep everyone abreast of Ryan's progress, but have to ask that you refrain from calling the hospital or our cell phones as we are all pouring every energy into Ryan's care. We understand the need for information and will do our best to get it to you either on our FB pages or here to the group.
We continue to be humbled and inspired by your love and support, Gil, Janet and Ryan
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