COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ)
Hundreds gathered on top of a MU Health Care parking garage to show support for Rock Bridge freshman Davis Taylor on Sunday.
Taylor's classmate, Reid Messer is also in the hospital awaiting surgery according to social media.
Friends, coaches and pastors all spoke at the vigil about the outpour of support for the Davis family; many praying for his full and quick recovery.
"Everyone loves this kid Davis," Taylor's classmate Drew Musick said. "It's just great to see everyone come out here."
Jake Musick, was amazed after seeing Saturday's vigil. "I was blown away by how many people showed up, like hundreds I was really amazed," Musick said. "I think it's going to mean a lot to him and his family and he's going to keep fighting for us."