Vanderbilt Honors Hunter Cockrell Saturday With Hunter’s Heroes Event

Greg Arias

Vanderbilt Head Coach Derek Mason has donated $25,000 to the Hunter’s Heroes Foundation in honor of his former player, Hunter Cockrell who lost his battle with cancer in 2018.

Teammate and fellow tight end Cody Markel, who along with Cockrell’s parents started the foundation to honor is friend. Markel spoke to the media about the foundation and his friend on Tuesday at Vanderbilt Stadium.