The State Hornet

Community remembers Bloomfield

“JB #43” was a common rally phrase in support of John Bloomfield.

State Hornet Staff

October 24, 2012

The hall to the ICU at Mercy General Hospital was full with people lining the walls to give support to John Bloomfield.Bloomfield died Sunday morning after being in a coma for weeks, but his impact on his family, friends and teammates will never be forgotten.“Everyone who met John said there was so...

Football teammates support Bloomfield

Joe Davis

October 17, 2012

The Sacramento State football team has been playing inspired with heavy hearts as thoughts of fallen teammate John Bloomfield loom. Bloomfield sustained a collapsed lung in a game against New Mexico State on Aug. 30. He was hospitalized in Las Cruces, N.M., until he flew home on Sept. 4. Bloomfield spent two...